Post-Hurricane Matthew: Edgewater City Hall to open Monday

Photos for Headline Surfer / The aftermath of Hurricane Matthew is quite telling in Edgewater as shown in these images taken Friday. Above: A tree is sprawled across the road at Pinedale and SR 442 in Edgewater. 
 
By HENRY FREDERICK
Headline Surfer

EDGEWATER, Fla. -- City offices will be open for normal hours beginning Monday and regular trash and recycling pick-up schedules will resume in the wake of Hurricane Matthew.

The following bulleted items relate to edicts in Edgewater by municipal officials:
● The city’s water system remained at pressure during the entire event. The city has not issued a boil-water notice.
●  The City Council declared a local state of emergency on Friday and established of a curfew between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m. daily.
●  All debris must be placed curbside and separated by type (vegetative, construction, electronic and household refuse). Vegetative debris should not be bagged. Leaves can be placed on top of piles of
branches but must not be bagged.●  Due to damage to the traffic signal at U.S. 1 and Roberts Road, the Florida Department of Transportation has closed the intersection.

Info:
The Edgewater Citizen Information Line is staffed with personnel around the clock to field questions and concerns from residents. The number is 386-424-2400.
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Henry Frederick is publisher of Headline Surfer®, the award-winning 24/7 internet news outlet covering the Daytona Beach-Sanford-Orlando metro area via HeadlineSurfer.com since 2008. A longtime cops & courts reporter focused on breaking news & investigative reporting, Frederick is among the Sunshine State's most prolific daily news reporters, having amassed close to a hundred award-winning byline stories nearly evenly split in print and digital platforms. Frederick earned his Master of Arts in New Media Journalism with academic honors from Full Sail University in Winter Park in February 2019. He was a metro reporter with the Daytona Beach News-Journal for nearly a decade and then served as a city editor for the Taunton Daily Gazette in Taunton, Mass, while maintaining a residence in Central Florida. Prior to moving to Florida, Frederick was a metro reporter for the Rockland Journal-News in West Nyack, NY, for seven years. Headline Surfer was named the Sunshine State's top internet news site by the Florida Press Club in 2018.