Dorian update from Seminole County Emergency Management
DORIAN UPDATE: SEMINOLE COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
Posted on: 8/28/2019 12:56:15 PM
SEMINOLE COUNTY – The Seminole County Emergency Operations Center is activated in anticipation of impacts from Dorian. A tentative press conference is scheduled for Friday, August 28, at 1:30pm at the Seminole County Public Safety Building Community Room (150 Eslinger Way, Sanford).
Seminole County opened sandbag operations for residents beginning at noon on today at the Boombah Seminole County Sports Complex. Additional locations will be open on Thursday. Residents will be provided a maximum of 15 sandbags. Residents should bring their own shovels, and provide their own labor. For a full list of sandbag locations countywide, including open municipal locations, visit www.seminolecountyfl.gov/sandbags.
Seminole County’s animal shelter is full; residents looking to adopt a dog or cat may do so for FREE today through Saturday, August 31st. A list of adoptable animals can be viewed at
CITIZENS INFORMATION LINE
The Seminole County Citizens Information Line will be activated beginning at 7:00am on Thursday, August 29, 2019. The CIL will be open to take residents’ storm-related questions from 7:00am-7:00pm. Residents can register for storm-related text alerts by texting “DORIAN” to 888-777.
The following facilities will be closed Thursday, August 29th and Friday, August 30th:
Red Bug Lake Park
Seminole County Softball Complex
To expedite debris removal in gated communities following the storm, a