Add to the List of Damage from April 28 Storm
The City of Gulfport needs your assistance in identifying all rain, wind, hail, and flood damage within the city from the April 28 storm event. This information will be used to seek assistance from MEMA and FEMA. Assessments must show damage meets state and federal thresholds before assistance can be granted. If you know of damage that has occurred and is not on the list below, please call 311 from any cellular or landline telephone within Gulfport’s city limits or (228)868-5700.
Scavenging Debris from Flooded Homes is Illegal
City Ordinance prevents the rummaging and removal of curbside garbage and debris without proper approval due to privacy concerns.
Sec. 4-168. – Containers: unauthorized handling, moving and rummaging in prohibited.
(Ord. No. 2714, § 2, 3-8-11; Ord. No. 2716, § 2, 3-22-11)
Police are making extra patrols in flood damaged areas. To report illegal scavenging, call 911 or (228)868-5959.