*** Emergency Update ***

Hurricane Ian Preparation & Information

 Please prepare yourself and your property for the storm!

  • Make sure you have enough water, food, and cash for the remainder of the week.
  • Gatehouse and Bathhouses are closed! Arms have been removed from the gate and will remain unmanned through Thursday (or longer depending on weather conditions).
  • The office will be closed on Wednesday and Thursday. Voicemails will be monitored during closure. Please leave a message and someone will return your call.
  • By 9 a.m. tomorrow, make sure you are in the place you plan to stay for the duration of the storm.
  • Trash collection is canceled on Thursday. Services will resume the next business day staff returns to work. This will likely be Monday. Do not put out garbage in the meantime.
  • Remove awnings and other loose items around your property.
  • Take pictures of your home and property before the hurricane hits!

Shelter Information:



Opening Time

More Info

Apopka High School 555 Martin St. Apopka, FL 32712 Wed., Sept. 28 at 8 a.m. Pet Friendly
Ocoee High School 1925 Ocoee Crown Point Pkwy. Ocoee, FL 34761 Wed., Sept. 28 at 12 p.m. No Pets

If you need transportation to the shelter, please call the office at (407)889-5491. We may be able to assist with transportation through the Orange County Sheriff’s Office. 

CERT (Community Emergency Response Team)

Contact Christy if you need help preparing for the storm!

Christy Moore – (407) 921-9555

Please check the Gazette for a list of emergency numbers and other resources.

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