Emergency Preparedness

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This emergency preparedness home page will be active throughout Hurricane Irma and resulting recover efforts. Please stay tuned to this page, social media and local news for updates on this weather event.

Important links and advisories:

Marion County residents now eligible for individual and household assistance from FEMA. Learn more here.
 Runway 5/23 closed to provide staging for out-of-town utility crews; fuel systems and remainder of airport operational.
Animal Services: Animal Center will open for regular operations at 10 a.m. on Sept. 14. Animal Control can be reached at 352-671-8727
Building: For storm-related structural permit information, call 352-438-2408. Schedule your damage assessment with Building Safety today to provide with your insurance and FEMA claims.
Office of the County Engineer: Call 352-671-8686 to report road concern; debris in roads, flooding, traffic signals and street signs.
Road closure: Marion Oaks on Southwest 145th Place Road.

Utilities: Customers are encouraged to continue water conservation efforts to reduce impact to the network until full power restoration of facilities.
Press releases can be found here.

Contractor roof repair 
Licensed contractor search
Road debris after storm
Report issues on county-maintained properties
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Tree service information
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Post-storm assistance
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Emergency Management website
Emergency alerts
Water on roadsm
Flooding info
National Hurricane Center tips



Stay tuned for emergency updates.
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