Michael Faulkner, Director
499 NW 5th Ave.  Okeechobee, FL  34972
Phone: (863) 763-3212     Fax: (863) 763-1569
Please call for e-mail contact information.


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Hurricane Tips

Tornado Tips

Wildfire Tips

Shelters & Capacities

Thunder/Lightning Tips

Family Disaster Supplies Kit

Shelter Supplies Kit

Pets/Pet Shelter

Africanized Honeybees

Pandemic Bird Flu

Terrorist Information

Current Updates:

School Closings

Government Closings

Shelter Status

Road Status

Storm Information

Media Releases and updates

Downloads & Links:

Templates and documents


National Weather Service Radar Loop



Floridadisaster.org Website for Florida's Division of Emergency Management
American Red Cross Disaster and Emergency Services, as well as First Aid and CPR training
Greater Palm Beach Area Chapter, American Red Cross This Chapter services Okeechobee County.
Okeechobee Board of County Commissioners Okeechobee Board of County Commissioners

Okeechobee County Sheriff's Office

Okeechobee County Sheriff's Office

Okeechobee County Health Department

Okeechobee County Health Department
City of Okeechobee City of Okeechobee, in Okeechobee County
National Weather Service, Okeechobee Forecast National Weather Service website
Central Florida Regional Planning Council Regional Planning Council focused on Hazardous Materials safety.

Florida Personal Health Records Toolkit


Training Sites

FEMA Emergency Management Institute - Independent Study Program FEMA Independent Study Website
Domestic Preparedness Campus TEEX Training website
Planning Sites

Florida Division of Emergency Management Catastrophic Planning

Herbert Hoover Dike Catastrophic Planning
House of Worship Security Assessment Software Geared towards Religious Organizations
Church Security Member Site for Security and Safety issues for Churches
Local Weather Sites
Okeechobee Weather Flash graphics and gauges


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