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Jack Latvala wants answers after Tallahassee’s Hermine experience

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State Sen. Jack Latvala on Tuesday said he is considering calling for legislative action next session to address the City of Tallahassee’s response to Hurricane Hermine. Latvala, a Clearwater Republican, is slated to be the next chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee. Specifically, he said he questions whether community-based power operations — such as City of Tallahassee Utilities — are positioned as well as they could be to recover after major storms. Hermine, a Category 1 hurricane at landfall, knocked out electric service…

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