City of Venice Evacuation: Mandatory for Zone A

VENICE, Fla. (WFLA) — The City of Venice on Friday declared a mandatory evacuation for the island.

If you live on the island of Venice the City is asking residents to leave due to approaching Hurricane Irma. If you leave, the city asks that you take 2 forms of identification with you, so you can get back on the island. Forms of identification include a driver’s license and a utility bill.

The Venice Community Center, although designated as a shelter for Sarasota County, will not be open for this storm.


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