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After a Hurricane

Read guidelines on hurricane recovery, including safety precautions when returning home, inspecting damage, checking for gas leaks, downed power lines and more.

Storm Aides For Everyone (SAFE) allows you to search all open and available facilities in your area during an activation.

Submit your damage report using a simple online form.

Learn how to safely use a generator and avoid carbon monoxide poisoning. Also learn chainsaw safety and how to stay cool in the heat.

Learn how to reduce mosquito breeding and avoid mosquito bites.

Learn about preparedness, response and recovery assistance provided by federal, state and local agencies.

Post-Hurricane Information

Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez and the Office of Emergency Management urges residents to adhere to the following post-hurricane tips:

311 Contact Center

Remember: 911 is for emergencies only.

Call 311
 for questions regarding County services and information, and to report problems like price gouging, and downed traffic signs, signals or street lights.

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The Office of Emergency Management plans and prepares for emergencies by coordinating activities with County departments, municipalities, non-profit social service and medical care agencies, businesses, residents and visitors by educating about preparedness, coordinating emergency response and recovery, and delivering emergency information.