3. Be Informed - Emergency Information
Knowing where to turn for reliable, up-to-date emergency information is the key to making it through a disaster.
For starters, please sign up for Monroe County Emergency Management’s new Alert!Monroe. The app enables you to receive emergency alerts and information via text messages, phone calls, or emails.
Other Direct Information from Emergency Management
- Monroe County Emergency Management Website Opens a New Window.
- Monroe County BOCC Facebook Page
- @MonroeCounty Twitter Account
- Monroe County TV (Channel 99 on Comcast, Channel 76 on AT&T U-Verse)
Monroe County Emergency Management Information Hotline
- Resident’s Information Hotline: 1-800-955-5504
Monroe County’s Municipal Websites
Monroe County’s five municipalities and Ocean Reef community provide reliable information on their websites.
- City of Key West
- City of Marathon
- Village of Islamorada
- City of Layton
- City of Key Colony Beach
- Ocean Reef
Tourist Emergency Information for the Florida Keys
Monroe County’s Tourist Development Council website provides reliable information for visitors.
- Florida Keys Official Visitors Website
- Visitor’s Emergency Hotline: 1-800-771-KEYS
- 104.1 FM, US1 Radio
- 99.5 FM, Thunder County
- 100.3 FM, Thunder Country
- 93.5 FM 96.9 FM, Key-Z
- 96.7/101.7 FM, WKYZ Pirate Radio Key West
- 92.7 FM, WEOW
- 94.3 FM, WGMX, Marathon, Florida
- Island / 107.1 FM / Key West, Florida
- KONK / 1500 AM / Key West, Florida
- WIOD Radio / 610 AM / Miami, Florida
- WLRN Public Radio / 91.3 / Miami, Florida
- NOAA Weather Radio
- Key West Citizen
- Free Press
- The Weekly Newspapers Opens a New Window.
- Barometer, Big Pine Key
- Miami Herald
Local TV Stations
- Channel 4
- Channel 6
- Channel 7
- Channel 10
- Channel 23
Veteran Hurricane Information
In an effort to ensure Veterans and their families are better prepared for hurricanes, VISN 8 has developed a new and improved Hurricane Preparedness Guide for Veterans and Families. The guide is available in both English and Spanish.