Emergency Preparedness



     Police and Fire Life - Safety Emergencies:  Dial 911
      Police Non-Emergency Complaints:  352-787-2121
     ◊ Electric Outage/Power Line Issue:  1-833-223-1313
     ◊ Natural Gas Leak:  352-728-9840
     ◊ Water Leak (business hours):  352-728-9835

     ◊ Water Leak (after hours):  352-728-9850
     ◊ Sewer/Wastewater Line:  352-728-9850

To receive emergency notifications from Lake County, make sure you have signed up for updates from Lake County by going to www.AlertLake.com 

Information on active storms  is always available from the National Hurricane Center at www.hurricanes.gov.  

We encourage all citizens to be proactive and stay informed during emergencies.  Listen to the radio and local television stations for official announcements.  Subscribe to free e-mail and text alerts from local media news services.  Many government entities also issue information via social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter.  Having a battery powered NOAA weather radio can provide timely warnings for hazards 24 hours a day.  Please be sure to follow all instructions issued by local officials.

Below are  links to websites that may provide useful information to help you develop a family plan for emergencies.

 3 Photos of storm cleanup. Removal of debris, water and clearing road ways.