The 2019 Atlantic hurricane season officially begins on June 1 and ends on November 30. It is never too early to prepare and to be Hurricane Ready.
Have a plan, prepare ahead
This includes knowing your evacuation plan, removing bulky debris from outside of your home, trimming your trees so they do not brush up on power lines, and updating your hurricane kit.
For abundant resources, including evacuation routes, information on the emergency and evacuation assistance program, disaster preparedness for people with disabilities, and a resident hurricane kit, please refer to the Hurricane and Flood Information section of the Town website: Hurricane and Flood Information
For a flyer with essential tips for residents and business owners in Surfside, please refer to: Be Hurricane Ready - Resident and Business Owner Responsibilities
For additional resources and hurricane preparedness guides in Miami-Dade County, please refer to: Miami-Dade County Hurricane Guide
For the official 2019 Hurricane Readiness Guide by the Miami-Dade Office of Emergency Management, please refer to: Are You Ready? 2019 Official Hurricane Readiness Guide
The Surfside Police Department has also obtained copies of the 2019 Hurricane Readiness Guide from the Miami-Dade Office of Emergency Management which can be picked up at Town Hall. To view the original flyer in regards to this notification, please refer to: Community Flyer - 2019 Official Hurricane Readiness Guides available for pick-up at Town Hall
Save the date for Surfside Police Department’s annual Hurricane Preparedness Meeting
The Surfside Police Department will host its annual Hurricane Preparedness Meeting on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at 6:00 pm in the Town Hall Commission Chambers, located on 9293 Harding Avenue. Residents are encouraged to attend this important community meeting, which will be open to both Surfside residents and local businesses.