As of Tuesday, September 5, Hurricane Irma is now a Category 5 storm. City officials met this morning and have begun preparations.
For now, City services, including sanitation, are operating according to regular schedules through the week, but meeting & event cancellations as well as facility closures are likely. We will update as more information becomes available.
Important information regarding your preparations:
- Now is NOT the time to trim your trees.
- If you haven't done so already, SIGN UP for ALERTS www.myboca.us/BePrepared.
- Review your emergency plans, including supplies and securing your home & business.
- Know Your Zone...find your evacuation zone & shelters Palm Beach County's Map (PDF)
- Print out important phone numbers, including the City's Citizen Information Center (CIC) 561-982-4900
Once we open the CIC, this is the best non-emergency number for questions. Please do not overwhelm 911.
- Like & follow the City and Boca Raton Police Services social media accounts
• Facebook City of Boca Raton Government | Twitter @CityBocaRaton
• Facebook Boca Raton Police Services Department | Twitter @BocaPolice
For important Hurricane information and resources visit www.myboca.us/BePrepared.