Emergency Preparedness

In the event of a weather or other emergency, residents and visitors are encouraged to remain vigilant and be prepared.

Create an emergency preparedness plan, prepare a basic emergency supply kit, stay up to date at and register for emergency alerts at here.

Stay informed about major storm conditions at, follow Alachua County on Facebook and Twitter, and subscribe to the County’s press releases.

Alachua County Resources

In the event of a declared emergency, Rumor Control 311 will have information on road closures, local and state damage reports, location for ice and water needs, and other services.

Call 911 for emergencies.