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Hurricane season runs through Nov. 30. Check out the Hurricane Guide to make sure you're ready for the next storm.

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Before a Hurricane

It's important to discuss your family emergency plan ahead of time. Your family may not be together when a disaster strikes, so it is important to know how you will contact one another, how you will get back together and what to do in case of an emergency.

As you prepare your emergency kit, become familiar with common hurricane terms. For additional storm preparation information, visit Ready South Florida.

311 Contact Center

Remember: 911 is for emergencies only.


Call 311
 for questions regarding County services and information, and to report problems like price gouging, and downed traffic signs, signals or street lights.

Download and print the Hurricane Door Hanger.

Emergency Management

The Office of Emergency Management plans and prepares for emergencies by coordinating activities with County departments, municipalities, non-profit social service and medical care agencies, businesses, residents and visitors by educating about preparedness, coordinating emergency response and recovery, and delivering emergency information.

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