Hurricane Information

Recent forecast models show Hurricane Dorian taking a more southerly track and slowing. As of now, potential for storm impacts are not forecast for the Columbia County area until Tuesday of next week. It is important to realize that this storm is slow moving. The slowdown of the system allows residents to further prepare for impacts later next week.

Report non-emergency local issues within the Town of Fort White limits (i.e. street sign damage, downed trees, streetlight outage, etc.) to Public Works Director, Vernon Zinnerman, at 386-628-7321 

If you haven’t registered on Alert Columbia yet, be sure to do so before Hurricane Dorian affects us!  Alert Columbia is a system to keep residents informed of county emergencies with fast & reliable emergency notifications.

The citizens of Columbia County can also call the following phone number during times of emergency: (386) 719 – 7530 to find out if there are any school closings and what shelters may be open at that time.

Sandbags are available at the Columbia County Sports Complex today from 1:00 – 5:00 PM and daily from 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM beginning Saturday, August 30th.