A word from our publisher about Hurricane Ian, Pine Island, and Gulfport.
Hurricane Ian Gulfport
With every storm, government officials learn more and tweak the process. Thanks to lessons learned in 2017, Gulfport fared better than some of its neighbors during Hurricane Ian.
The time to evacuate has passed for anyone in Pinellas, emergency management officials say, asking everyone remaining on the peninsula to shelter in place until the storm passes.