Be proactive, get prepared!
Hurricane Season in the Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea, and the Gulf of Mexico is June 1st - November 30th.
At the beginning of Hurricane Season, it is recommended that you check your supplies, food stock, water and replace batteries. Click here to create a Family Disaster Plan Checklist offered by the Florida Division of Emergency Management.
Shutters may be installed/closed when named storms are in the area and must be removed at all other times.
Each member who plans to be absent from their unit during the hurricane season must prepare the dwelling unit prior to departure by:
A. Removing all furniture, plants, and other items from the balcony.
B. Designating a responsible firm or individual to care for the unit during their absence in the event the dwelling should suffer hurricane damage.
Below is a list of helpful websites:
Here are the American Red Cross Hurricane Shelter locations throughout Broward County. Some of these shelters may not be open during a hurricane. Please stay tuned to local broadcast media prior to a storm to receive information on which of these shelters are in operation
For a complete list of shelters in Broward County click here.