County Emphasizes Public Safety Messages During Hurricane Season
Hurricane season runs through November 30 with the statistical peak of hurricane season occurring on September 10.
So Sarasota County is reminding residents of the value of its rapid-update emergency messaging service, called Alert Sarasota County.
You can receive emergency information via landline, cellphone, text message, email, TDD/TTY, or the Alert Sarasota County app on your mobile device.
Be sure to have your hurricane plan in place. Visit AlertSarasotaCounty.com to register and learn how to download the app, or call the Sarasota County Contact Center at (941) 861-5000.
You can also find more information about hurricane preparedness here: https://www.scgov.net/government/emergency-services/hurricane-preparedness