Here’s what you might not know before Dorian impacts Boca.
Tips from County Commissioner Robert Weinroth:
· Know the closest gas stations and grocery stories with backup generators
· Create offsite or online data backup for records, photos and irreplaceable files store on your laptop, desktop or mobile device
· Use solar-powered USB chargers
· Sign up for ALERTPBC for weather hazards and alerts
· Palm Beach County Disaster Awareness & Recover Tool, DART
Congressman Mike Caruso:
· Florida’s Division of Emergency Management before or after the storm
City of Boca Raton
· Stay Connected
· Sign up for alerts
· Sign up for CodeRED
· Hours for Spanish River and Downtown libraries: Friday Aug. 30, open except Downtown Library closed 9 to 11 a.m.. Both libraries closed Saturday, Sunday and Monday.
· The city of Boca Raton was already scheduled to be closed in observance of Labor Day.
· All Palm Beach County libraries closed at the end of Friday and will stay closed through Sept. 7. All activities are cancelled through Sept. 7.
“We will continue to provide updates through phone calls, emails, social media and the local news media as more information becomes available,” Mayor Scott Singer said in advisory Thursday.