Sarasota: Post Irma Tuesday Update

  • Sarasota and Manatee County Schools are off today. Manatee County will be off the rest of the week.
  • There is a boil order for the barrier islands in the city of Sarasota. 
  • The Sarasota Airport is expected to open at 6am Tuesday. Check the flight status before heading out.
  • SCAT returns to normal status on Wednesday, but you can check the travel status on the SCAT website.
  • Amtrak's website has the latest delay/cancellation schedule.
  • You can check your local Publix store for opening information on their website. There is also information on Winn Dixie store statuses. Walmart has a special website section for that information as well.
  • Tuesday night on ABC, and many other networks, you can watch the "Hand in Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Relief". For more information, check out the website.
  • If you have an internet outage, there are some options across the Suncoast to help you get connected.
  • If you would like to volunteer in the aftermath of Irma, check out Volunteer Florida.
  • The Sunshine Skyway Bridge is open to all traffic.
  • S.R. 70 west at Wachula is blocked from flooding.
  • Waste Management; Manatee County: Residential and commercial service will resume Tuesday, September 12. Residents with Tuesday/Friday collection will have their garbage collected on their normal days. Residents with Monday/Thursday collection will have their garbage collected on Wednesday and Thursday this week. There will be NO collection of recycling, yard waste or storm debris.
  • Waste Management; Sarasota County: Residential and commercial service will resume Wednesday, September 13 with Wednesday routes.


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