|With tropical storms currently forming in the Atlantic Ocean, now is the time to sign up for the City of Gainesville’s emergency alert program, AlertGNV.|
Visit safeGNV.org to opt-in for notifications by phone or email. The alerts provide critical information to help neighbors protect themselves, their loved ones and their property when natural disasters are imminent or in progress, and in the event of other unexpected occurrences such as road closures.
When a large-scale storm threatens the area, the city’s Emergency Operations Center will open and together with all city departments, coordinate the preparedness, response and recovery activities of the City of Gainesville.
Teams in the Public Works Department serve as first responders to assess and address storm related damage to public roadways, and encourage all neighbors to use these reporting tools following a storm:
For more information, visit the Public Works department webpage.