Saturday, June 23, 2018
Tampa Bay Weather

Irma by the numbers in Pasco County

4 Homes destroyed

12 Journalists embedded at the Emergency Operations Center.

26 Shelters opened

56 Homes with major damage

94 Businesses reporting damage

97 Traffic signals without power

124 Homes with minor damage

205 Homes affected, but habitable

425 Pump stations out during the height of the storm

532 Roads that were closed or had limited access

1,800 Pets sheltered

2,889 Residents who reported damage through the MyPasco app

7,104 Overtime hours worked by county employees through midday Sept. 14

9,524 Cubic yards of sand distributed

20,340 Phone calls answered at the resident information center

24,100 Residents, including special needs, sheltered

24,100 Sheltered residents fed by the Pasco School District

426,000 Visitors to the county website (pascocountyfl.net) from Sept. 5 to 14

606,800 Sandbags used

Source: Pasco County

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