Hurricane Preparedness

Important Updates

Local Resources

Power Companies

News Coverage

Resources For Those Affected By A Hurricane


Mobile Applications

FEMA Moble App

The FEMA app provides you with tools and tips to keep you safe before, during and after disasters. Tools include weather alerts, emergency kit list, a family emergency planing tool, shelter information, and the ability to apply for federal disaster assistance.

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First Aid by American Red Cross

The official American Red Cross First Aid app puts expert advice for everyday emergencies in your hand. Available for iPhone and Android devices, the official American Red Cross First Aid app gives you instant access to the information you need to know to handle the most common first aid emergencies. Preloaded content means you have instant access to all safety information at anytime, even without reception or an Internet connection.

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OCFL Alert

Receive disaster information straight from Orange County Florida Government, including severe weather updates, road closures, and AMBER Alerts. During hurricane season, this application includes information on shelters, water distribution points, and emergency numbers.

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Numbers to Know

Remember: If it is a life-threatening emergency (Police/Fire/Medical), always dial 9-1-1.

Emergencies: 9-1-1

Non-emergencies: 311

Don't know where to turn to report a pothole or get help finding your lost pet? When you call 311, you will:

  • Talk to a human operator
  • Receive information or immediate service, or...
  • Be put in touch with just the right department or agency

Fire 321.235.5200

Police 321.235.5300

Citizen Information Line: 407.246.HELP (4357) For use during and after a storm to answer your non-emergency questions and concerns. If you need emergency assistance, please call 9-1-1.

Emergency Management 321.235.5437

The Office of Emergency Management provides an online emergency information source including information on terrorism, hurricanes, situation reports and wildfires. On the radio, tune into 1650AM (WQDC) for emergency information. During emergencies, such as hurricanes, call the City’s Emergency Information Center at 407.246.4268 for up-to-date information about the current emergency.