Hurricane Preparedness

The most current Hurricane Preparedness Information from Charlotte County Emergency Management is now available on the website under the link below. The Hurricane Disaster Guide includes Evacuation Routes, Know Your Zone, and other valuable information.

Hurricane Preparedness and Emergency Numbers and Websites

  • American Red Cross: 941-629-4345
  • Charlotte County Emergency Management: 941-833-4000 (
  • Emergency: 911 (Do not use during a hurricane unless it is life threatening.)
  • National Hurricane Center (
  • Punta Gorda Fire Department: 941-575-5529
  • Punta Gorda Police Department: 941-639-4111 Non-Emergency Number

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