Available 7 Days/Week       MON - FRI  8am - 7pm       SAT - SUN  10am – 6pm
Call us (239) 466-0400
Apply Now

Be prepared: Here’s where to find storm shelters in SWFL

FORT MYERS, Fla. — A necessary part of preparing for Hurricane Season is finding out where storm shelters are located and how to figure out which ones will be open during a weather event.

There are 20 storm shelters in Lee County, but not all of them will open for every storm. CLICK HERE to find out which storm shelters are open near you.

Collier County has designated 15 locations that will act as storm shelters when needed. CLICK HERE to find out where they are located. Similar to Lee County, not all shelters will open. People can call 239-252-8444 or 311 for the latest information.

Charlotte County officials are excavating a stormwater drainage swale in Charlotte Harbor ahead of Tropical Storm Elsa. If storm shelters are necessary, CLICK HERE to find out which shelters are nearest you and if they are open.

Hendry County officials said that their evacuation shelters should be a last resort. Homeowners outside of potential evacuation zones in safe homes built in 2002 or later with shutters should shelter in place at home with supplies, officials said.

Glades County provides a list of their approved storm shelters and how many people they can accommodate. Shelters may or may not be activated during an event due to various reasons, officials said.

The post Be prepared: Here’s where to find storm shelters in SWFL appeared first on NBC2 News.

NBC2 (WBBH-TV)

#mortgagenaples, #naplesmortgage, #naplesnews, *Top News, Local, News, shelter, storm shelter, SWFL

mortgage lender, mortgage, naples mortgage, naples mortgage rates, napes mortgage company

Copyright © 2022 Fidelity Home Group supports Equal Housing Opportunity | All Right Reserved  | NMLS Identifier 1834853. Fidelity Home Group is not affiliated with the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) or the Federal Housing Administration (FHA). Not intended for legal or financial advice, consult your own professionals if such advice is sought. Accessibility Statement  | Consent to Receive Electronic Loan Documents  |  Cookies Policy   |  Disclosures  | Email and Mobile PolicyFair Lending Policy  |  Mortgage Assumptions  |  NMLS Consumer Access  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Use