Emergency Messaging

The City of Boca Raton has multiple means of communication. Please make sure that you are signed up for the following:

  • AlertPBC (Palm Beach County's notification system)
  • Alert Boca (Text and emergency notifications from the City of Boca Raton and Boca Raton Police)

Residents and businesses should register and should not assume that their phone number is included.

The Citizen's Information Center (CIC)

In the event of a hurricane, residents are encouraged to stay tuned to the local media for information regarding evacuations, shelters, and storm information. During an emergency, residents can obtain further information by listening to the City of Boca Raton's radio station, AM 1650, or by watching the City's TV Channel, Ch. 20. The City's Citizen Information Center (CIC) is activated during storm events and can be contacted at 561-982-4900 for storm-related information.