Emergency Preparedness Resources

Emergency Preparedness,

Each year, hurricane season begins June 1st and lasts approximately five (5) months, with peak storm season typically taking place in August and September. As with every hurricane season regardless of forecast, knowing the essentials of how to prepare is critical.

As Florida prepares for the impact of Tropical Storm Idalia, it is important for the multifamily housing industry to prepare too. The Capital City Apartment Association has compiled the below links to additional resources and helpful information for members to reference in assembling and updating emergency preparedness plans.

Please note, this article intends to serve as a quick reference for informational purposes only. CCAA members are encouraged to consult, follow, and/or refer to in-house (internal) emergency preparedness plans and resources.

National Weather Service Hurricane Tracker Alerts

National Emergency Preparedness Resources

NOAA Hurricane Center

HUD Disaster Resources

NAA Emergency & Disaster Library

State Emergency Management Resources

Florida 24 hour Emergency Hotline (800) 342-3557

Essential Guide to Hurricane Preparedness

Florida Department of Emergency Management

Statewide Emergency Information for Idalia

Know Your Zone Evacuation Planning

Links to Local Emergency Management Resources

Franklin County Gadsden County Hamilton County Jefferson County
Leon County Liberty County Madison County Taylor County
Wakulla County