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Posted on: September 7, 2017

[ARCHIVED] South Florida Placed Under a Hurricane Watch

Hurricane Watch

Hurricane Irma Advisory #9

The National Hurricane Center has placed
South Florida under a Hurricane Watch.The watch is in effect for:

§  Jupiter Inlet southward around theFlorida peninsula to Bonita Beach

§  Florida Keys

§  Lake Okeechobee

§  Florida Bay

A Hurricane
means that hurricane conditions are possible within the watcharea.  A watch is typically issued 48
hours before the anticipated first occurrence of tropical-storm-force winds,conditions that make outside preparations difficult or dangerous.

The Town urges everyone to finalize
their hurricane preparations for Hurricane Irma.

Solid Waste Information:

§  WasteManagement will cease regular garbage and recycling operations as of 1:00 p.m.
Friday, September 8, 2017.  Thiscessation is necessary to provide sufficient time for trucks to dispose of
their contents, the securing of Waste Management facilities and allow theopportunity for Waste Management employees to finish preparations at their
homes and secure their families.  Therefore,if you have not received service by 1 p.m., please
 remove all garbage and recycling containers from the curb by
the end of the day Friday.

§  Regularlyscheduled garbage and recycling service has been cancelled for Saturday,
September 9, 2017 and Monday, September 11, 2017.

§  For Townresidents on the Green Bulk Waste Schedule (September 4-9), bulk pickup is
cancelled for Friday, September 8, 2017 and Saturday, September 9, 2017.  If you have bulk items outside, please securethem inside until the storm has passed.

§  The Town of Davie
Household Hazardous Waste (HHW), Electronics and Textile Recycling and DrugCollection Event originally scheduled for Sunday, September 10, 2017 has been
postponed. The event is rescheduled for Sunday, October 1, 2017, at Pine IslandPark, 3801 S. Pine Island Rd from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

§  The Waste Management bulk drop off facility located at 2380
College Avenue, will be closed this Saturday, September 9, 2017.  Thefacility will resume its normal operations for residential drop off next
Saturday, September 16, 2017.

Please take note of theclosures/cancellations below:

§  All Town of Davie governmental offices closed on Thursday,
September 7 until further notice.

§  All Town of Davie organized sports activities are cancelled until furthernotice.

§  All Town of Davie parks are
closed beginning tomorrow, Friday, September 8, 2017 until further notice.

§  The Town of Davie Green andBlue Bus Routes have ceased operations until further notice


Town of Davie Horse Release Program:

We are no longer accepting applications
for the Town of Davie’s Horse Release Program.

Price Gouging
Call 866-9-NO-SCAM to report price gouging
related to Hurricane Irma. 
Visit the AttorneyGeneral website for more
information on price gouging. 

Stay Informed:

Residents are encouraged to monitor media outlets forup-to-the-minute information and public safety advisories. The Town will be
posting updates on social media,
Facebook at Town ofDavie, FL, follow us on Twitter @TownofDavie, Instagram at townofdavie, visit or the Town of Davie’s recorded Hurricane Hotline phone number

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