Emergency Management

Our Whole Community Prepared. Our Whole Community Resilient.

Alachua County Emergency Management is a value driven organization committed to the development and sustainment of a disaster resilient community through the engagement of our whole population. Alachua County Emergency Management will establish an innovative, progressive, all hazards and risk based Emergency Management program that will be a recognized leader in the State of Florida and the Nation.

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Alachua County Emergency Notification System

AlertAlachua - This system enables us to provide you with critical information quickly in a variety of situations, such as severe weather, unexpected road closures, missing persons and evacuations of buildings or neighborhoods. You will receive time-sensitive messages wherever you specify, such as your home, mobile or business phones, email address, text messages and more.​ Learn More

Alachua County Accessible Hazard Alert System

Alachua County AHAS will send accessible alert messages to internet and video capable devices such as computers, cell phones, smart phones, tablets, and wireless Braille readers. AHAS will also send accessible alert messages to registered residents who are Deaf, Blind, Hard of Hearing, or Deaf/Blind before, during, and after an emergency or disaster in Alachua County area. Learn More

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