Successful response and recovery is a process planned for in advance. On May 2, the City of Sanibel took a progressive step with its management team and Florida League of Cities/Synergy team to be assured that city leaders are prepared for the next hurricane.

As June 1 marked the beginning of hurricane season, all members of the Florida Municipal Insurance Trust are encouraged to implement the same type of organizational staff meetings. For steps to follow from Andy Hanson, account executive for the FMIT, click here .