Florida Department of Corrections Banner, Secretary Mark S. Inch


Press Release

November 8, 2022

Thursday & Friday Visitation Canceled at FDC Incentivized Facilities

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.  — Today, the Florida Department of Corrections (FDC) announced the cancelation of visitation for the following incentivized facilities for Thursday, November 10, and Friday, November 11, in response to Tropical Storm Nicole. Impacted facilities are:

  • Lowell Correctional Institution
  • Marion Correctional Institution
  • Sumter Correctional Institution
  • Tomoka Correctional Institution

FDC staff are working to prepare these facilities for the potential impact of Tropical Storm Nicole. FDC looks forward to resuming normal visitation at these facilities as soon as possible.

For the latest visitation updates, please text “FDCVISIT” to 888-777.

Individuals are encouraged to visit the Department website or social media channels prior to contacting individual institutions. Frequent updates regarding visitation and/or office closures will be posted on Facebook, Twitter, and www.FDC.MyFlorida.com.


As Florida's largest state agency, and the third largest state prison system in the country, FDC employs 24,000 members, incarcerates 80,000 inmates and supervises nearly 146,000 offenders in the community.

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