For Immediate Release
May 28, 2018
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FL511 Marketing Team


(Black PR Wire) FDOT - TALLAHASSEE, FL  -- The following evacuation orders are in effect:

Franklin County 

A Mandatory Evacuation (MOVE INLAND TO HIGHER GROUND) has been issued for ALL Barrier Islands (Bald Point, Alligator Point, Dog Island, St. George Island), for anyone living directly on the coastline, Mobile Homes, and RV Parks. MOVE INLAND until conditions pass. Conditions should return to normal Tuesday.


Gulf County H. Stone Memorial St. Joseph Peninsula State Park will be evacuating Sunday, May 27 at 8:00 am. 


Taylor County  voluntary evacuation of coastal zones and beach communities (Keaton, Dekel, Cedar, Dark Islands) for mobile home parks, RVs parks, low lying areas, and substandard housing has been issued.


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