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FEMA gets grants to help Lee County in Hurricane Irma recovery

Posted at 6:42 PM, Jul 11, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-11 18:42:23-04

LEE COUNTY, Fla. — Southwest Florida is getting more money to help with Hurricane Irma recovery.

Congressman Francis Rooney announces FEMA grants of nearly $13 million dollars total to Bonita springs, Cape Coral, and Fort Myers.

The grants will reimburse the cities for debris removal costs in the aftermath of the storm.

Bonita received $3 million, Cape Coral $5.6 million and Fort Myers $4.2 million.

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