Planning on heading to a shelter?

During an actual disaster we will list information about current shelters being opened.   Please note, not all shelters will be opened when a storm threatens. …

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Generator Safety

Due to the large amount of carbon monoxide poisonings from generators, the North Collier Fire Control and Rescue District would like to inform residents of…

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What to do hours before a hurricane

What to do when a hurricane is 6 hours from arriving If you’re not in an area that is recommended for evacuation, plan to stay…

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Collier County Special Needs Program established in the event of hurricanes, etc.

Collier County Emergency Management in collaboration with the State of Florida maintains a “Special Needs Registry”. In the event of a hurricane, flooding, tornado, wildfire,…

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Know your flood hazard! Turn around, don’t drown!

Rainfall-Induced (Reverine) Flooding Collier County is located within a sub-tropical environment and is subject to intense thunderstorms and tropical cyclones (hurricanes). The summer “wet” season…

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When there is no hurricane, it’s time to make a plan!

Know your hurricane risk. Talk to your local emergency management agency. Make an emergency plan. Build or restock your basic disaster supplies kit, including food and water, a…

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