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Hurricane Preparedness

For preparedness questions, please contact the Citizen Information Center from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at 727-464-4333. #PinellasDorian.  Have facebook?  Follow Pinellas County Government on facebook to receive updates.  Below you will find a few examples of their updates:

Sandbag distribution locations are activated for unincorporated Pinellas residents. City residents are advised to check with municipalities.

Sandbag locations
• John Chesnut Sr. Park: 2200 East Lake Road in Palm Harbor
• Walsingham Park: 12615 102nd Ave North in Largo
• Lealman Exchange: 5175 45th St. N in St. Petersburg

Sandbag distribution locations are open Thursday 12 p.m.- 7 p.m. &
7 a.m. – 7 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday while supplies last.

Read here for more details:
#PinellasDorian #PinellasEM #GetReadyPinellas


Register for special needs shelters by calling the Citizens Information Center at 727-464-4333 or by contacting local fire department. More information: #PinellasEM #GetReadyPinellas


Pinellas County is monitoring the track of Hurricane Dorian for potential weather impacts. The Citizen Information Center is open 8 a.m.- 8 p.m. for preparedness questions, call 727-464-4333. #PinellasDorian #PinellasEM#GetReadyPinellas


Stormwater & Vegetation Management staff are performing proactive “hot spot” evaluations and cleanings (flood prevention efforts) in preparation of possible storm effects from Hurricane Dorian. #PinellasDorian #PinellasEM#PinellasPW #GetReadyPinellas


Where will you get information during an emergency? During a hurricane, Pinellas County will share information with media outlets (radio, TV, print), online (through Facebook, Twitter, and Nextdoor), and directly to you through Alert Pinellas.#HurricanePrep #GetReadyPinellas #PinellasDorian