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About Evacuation

If a hurricane evacuation is ordered, residents are encouraged to stay with family members or friends in an inland, non-evacuation area.

Hurricane Evacuation Centers will also be opened, but the Centers should only be considered as a last resort. Additionally, Emergency Bus Pick-Up Sites will be activated to provide public transportation to and from designated Hurricane Evacuation Centers.

If you need to evacuate to a shelter, it is important to bring:

  • Drinking water

  • Snacks

  • Prescription and emergency medications (refrigeration is available for these items only)

  • Bedding; pillows, blankets

  • Personal hygiene items

  • Infant and child care, such as formula, diapers, toys, etc.

  • Extra clothing

  • Cash (in case you are unable to access any immediately after the hurricane)

  • Special items for family members who are elderly or disabled

  • Comfort materials such as books, magazines, cards, etc.

Please note: Service animals are permitted

Back to Top Page Last Edited: Fri May 3, 2013 2:52:32 PM
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