The City of Sarasota is vulnerable to a variety of hazards that threaten our community, businesses and the environment. The information on this site and its links are intended to assist in preparing for, responding to or recovering from these events. Some of the links will assist you in contacting City Government. In the event of an emergency, this website will also serve as the primary City website if necessary.

Official Hurricane Preparedness Guide
Join the National Preparedness Coalition
Links to Local Media Outlets
Floodplain Management Quickguide

SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available
Secretary of Agriculture Declares Disaster for Drought
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
National emergency management services.
FEMA - Updates During Disasters
Recieve FEMA email bulletin alerts during disasters in your area
NOAA Hurricane Center
National Weather Service is a component of the NOAA.
Hurricane Shelters & Evacuation Route Info
Locate the nearest shelter and get driving directions.
Home & Fire Safety - Disaster Plan
Disaster plan recommendations from the FEMA.
Poison Control Center Tampa
Poisonous substance info available 24/7. 1-800-222-1222
Sarasota County Hazards Preparedness
Sarasota County's Emergency Website
Safety In Emergency Prepardedness
Info from the City of Sarasota Public Works Dept.
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