Charlotte County Zone A-Red Evacuation Recommended
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. (Sept. 8, 2017) – Charlotte County Emergency Management is recommending residents residing in Zone A-Red areas to evacuate.
To find your zone, visit www.CharlotteCountyFL.gov and click “Know Your Zone.”
This is in addition to the recommended evacuation for residents living in mobile homes and trailers throughout the county and those living on the barrier islands of Don Pedro Island, Knight Island (Palm Island), Little Gasparilla Island, Gasparilla Island, and Manasota Key.
Secure your home before you leave. Be sure to take essential items for all family members:
- Important Papers
- Personal Items
- Baby supplies
- Pet Supplies
Reminder, when islands are evacuated, Charlotte County Fire and EMS Station 10 staff are required to evacuate as well. (No helicopters are available during the storm.)
Media and public can follow Charlotte County Emergency Management important emergency information at www.charlottecountyfl.gov, www.facebook.com/oemcharlottecounty, and www.twitter.com/ccoem.