The City is closely monitoring Hurricane Ian and knows you might have questions regarding the storm. The County Emergency Operations Center has opened up its call lines and the number is 386-329-1904. Additionally, The Putnam County Emergency Management Facebook Page www.facebook.com/PutnamCountyEM is updated multiple times a day with the latest information on Hurricane Ian. Information is also available on the Putnam County Emergency Services website: https://main.putnam-fl.com/?page_id=48
Should you have any special health-related needs please call Putnam County Health Department at 386-326-3200.
Sand and bags were delivered to the 308 site across the street from the Huntington Landfill at 3:00 pm today. You will need to bring your shovel and possibly bags should they run out. The site will be open during the day and will close at dusk.
Middleton-Burney Elementary School remains our emergency shelter and information regarding opening times for the shelter if needed can be found on the Putnam County Emergency Website.
You can also monitor the latest official forecast at: https://www.nhc.noaa.gov/
It is recommended to take pictures of your house and belongings and to keep your insurance papers as well as other important papers including prescriptions with you.
Please stay safe!