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Town of Davie News and Announcements

Posted on: May 16, 2018

First Annual Davie Prepares Hurricane Preparedness Open House, May 30, 2018 at 6 p.m.

Hurricane Preparedness Checklist

The
Davie Fire Rescue Department will be hosting a Hurricane Preparedness OpenHouse for all Davie residents and businesses on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 from 6
to 9 p.m. at the Pine Island Multipurpose Center (gymnasium), 3801 S. PineIsland Road.


The
Open House will provide educational information, presentations, and materials relatedto hurricane preparedness and recovery such as pre-registering for shelters
(special needs and pet friendly), organizing your hurricane supplies, registeringfor the horse release program, creating a plan for your family, signing up for
emergency alerts, etc. Several Hurricane and Emergency Experts from theNational Hurricane Center, the National Weather Service, Florida Power &
Light, and others will be on hand to answer any questions you might have.

Theevent will also feature numerous vendors including Home Depot, State Farm, Allstate,
SERVPRO, HOPE Outreach, Burkhards Tractor Supply, Black Diamond EmergencyServices, Publix, Waste Management, Chase Roofing, Cooling FX AC, Red Cross, and
Bath Crest of South Florida who will showcase various equipment and supplies.  

This isa free interactive family event. Residents will have an opportunity to explore
fire trucks, police units, and meet the Town’s first therapy dog, Rocky. Therewill be numerous giveaways throughout the evening. Refreshments will be
provided.

HurricaneSeason begins June 1 through November 30. The best time to prepare is now.


For
more information about this event, please contact Davie Emergency Manager JohnAntapasis at 954-797-1207.


We hope
to see you there!