Emergency Management

The Perdido Chamber has a direct line of contact with the Emergency Operation Center fan by Escambia County. If the Perdido Area is ever in a state of emergency, the Chamber will be a direct resource for all of the information you need to know to stay informed and stay safe.

Disaster Preparedness Procedures

Living in a shoreline community, it is important to stay prepared for any types of disasters that may come our way. The Chamber is dedicated to keeping our members informed throughout the entire hurricane season through our emergency update emails including links and up to date information from leading sources in our area.

Find general information about preparing for hurricanes
https://www.ready.gov/hurricanes
https://www.fema.gov/
https://www.floridadisaster.org/

Have a disaster plan for your business
https://www.bbb.org/northwest-florida/hurricanes/
http://www.flchamber.com/before-a-disaster/
https://floridadisaster.biz/

Put together your hurricane preparedness kits: https://www.floridadisaster.org/planprepare/disaster-supply-kit/

View Emergency Information for your county including, Evacuation Zones/Routes, Emergency Shelters, and county-wide alerts!
• Escambia County Emergency Management
• Baldwin County Emergency Management

Track upcoming storms with the National Hurricane Center: https://www.nhc.noaa.gov/

Chamber Facebook Updates:
The Perdido Key Chamber will be sharing the most up to date information about Hurricanes through the Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/perdidokeychamber/

Other Facebook sites to watch to stay on top of the storm:

• Escambia County Emergency Management
• NOAA NWS National Hurricane Center
• Escambia County Sherrif’s Office

Important Phone Numbers:
• All Emergencies: 9-1-1

• Escambia County Emergency Management: 850-471-6400
• Baldwin County Emergency Management Agency: 251-972-6807.

• Escambia County Sheriff’s Office: 850-436-9630
• Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office: 251-937-0202 or (251) 972-6802

• FEMA: 800-621-3362
• FL Dept. of Transportation: 850-414-4100
• AL Dept. of Transportation: 334-242-6356
• Florida Highway Patrol: 850-484-5000
• Alabama Traffic Center: 1 (866) 954-9399

• Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA): 850-476-0480
• Gulf Power outages: 800-487-6937
• Alabama Power Outages: 1-800-888-2726

• National Weather Service (Mobile): 251-633-6443
• American Red Cross: 1 800 RED CROSS ( 1-800-733-2767)
• Animal Shelter: 850-595-3075
• Displaced Vessel Hotline 305-985-3744

• National Hurricane Center: (305) 229-4470
• Emergency Support Function (ESF 10), report storm-related environmental hazards: 850-921-0223

• Report suspected cases of price gouging:
• Florida: 1-866-966-7226 or Florida Office of the Attorney General
• Alabama: 1-800-230-9485 and 1-800-392-5658. or Alabama Office of the Attorney General

As always, stay prepared, and keep your family and friends safe. Check in on your neighbors, the elderly, and military. Help your friends and visitors who haven’t lived through storms before. We are a community who continues to support each other through the best and the worst of times.