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Preparing for a Hurricane

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It's been so long since Florida's been hit...do you even feel like you need to be ready?

Two emergency officials say that its not a matter of if the big one will hit, but when.

On Florida Matters, Holly Wade from Hillsborough County Emergency Management and Pinellas County emergency spokesman Tom Iovino tell us what we need to do as families and communities to be prepared.

Click on the "Listen" button to hear their advice to WUSF's Carson Cooper.

Scott Finn is a former news director at WUSF Public Media, which provides in-depth reporting for Tampa Bay and all of Florida.