St. Lucie County Division of Emergency Management has useful disaster information covering floods, fire, hurricanes, tornados, evacuation routes, shelter locations, broadcast stations, disaster supplies, and condition of an area after a storm. Also animal control.
The 2007 Pinellas County Official Hurricane Guide: Surviving the Storm is now on-line. Everything you need to know about preparing your home, family and pets before, during and after a storm, useful phone numbers and websites, family plan and disaster survival kit.
Hurricane House Web Page. Under "Resources" (on the right side of the page), you will see the Hurricane Survival Guide at the top of the list and then, towards the bottom, is the Checklist (English & Spanish). For those who have visited the Hurricane House, the fact sheets they had at the back of the room are also on here under the "Education + Action = Wind Mitigation" link. You can visit the Hurricane House (a mile up Picos Rd. off Feeder, near Ft. Pierce Jai Ali) to see first hand stormproof building techniques, storm shutter types, and attend lectures on wind mitigation and storm survival skills.
Simple menu ideas as you stock up for a hurricane.
Code enforcement (772-462-1571) is the governmental agency you contact to correct problems regarding neighbor's junk, trash, debris, unservicable vehicles, excessive overgrowth of grass and weeds, dead trees, and the proper storage of boats, trailors and RVs.