Hermine: Manatee County emergency info

Closures, sandbags, and other county-specific emergency information for Manatee County as Hurricane Hermine passes.

Manatee County public schools will be closed Friday, September 2.

None announced.


In anticipation of heavy rains and potential local flooding, Manatee County Public Works Department will distribute sandbags Tuesday and Wednesday only at the following locations from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m :

- Buffalo Creek Park, 7550 69th St E Palmetto            

- G.T. Bray Park, 5502 33rd Ave Dr. W Bradenton 

- Lakewood Ranch Park, 5350 Lakewood Ranch Blvd Bradenton

- Stormwater Ops, 5511 39th St E Bradenton                       

- Rubonia Community Center, 1309 72nd St E Palmetto                               


The Sunshine Skyway Bridge has now reopened after being closed for more than a day.

MCAT buses stopped running Wednesday and won't run Thursday.

The South Florida Museum will be closed Thursday.

MORE INFO: Manatee County EOC

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