Public Relations & Outreach Specialist
Orange County Public Works
Public Works Crews Quickly Respond to Tropical Storm Nicole
Orange County, Fla. – With the worst effects from Tropical Storm Nicole exiting Central Florida, Orange County Public Works is responding to issues across the County. Crews were mobilized as early as conditions allowed.
There have been no reports of localized flooding to County-maintained roads, local residents’ homes, or structures. As of midday Thursday, no roads were closed due to flooding.
Pump stations in the Orlo Vista and Bonnie Brook communities continue to run as needed. That also includes pumps located in Lake Anderson, Swann Lake, Verona Park, Shadow Bay, Phillips Pond, Dwarf Lake, Woodsmere and Cypress Springs.
Crews have responded to downed trees that blocked portions of Plymouth Sorrento Road (north of U.S. 441), Kaley Avenue between Peel Avenue and Bumby Avenue, and the Kelly Park entrance roadway.
County debris contractors are conducting a damage assessment to determine the storm impact and ascertain the amount of any additional debris. Debris removal efforts are scheduled to resume on Friday, November 11, 2022.
Residents are encouraged to report any issues to 311.