Recovery efforts in Pasco County get federal help
Pasco County was so ravaged by Tropical Storm Debby, it caught the attention of President Barack Obama. The county has been in recovery sinced the storm dumped a few inches of rain on the region. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Nickelle Smith reports on how those recovery efforts are going so far and how residents are getting some national aid.
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