No deadline, on-going program.
Prepare a kit prior to the start of Hurricane Season which begins on June 1, 2023.
Live in an area that typically experiences Hurricane threats and/or Tropical Storms (which includes Miami-Dade County).
Consider your living situation and how it might be impacted if a hurricane or major storm were to occur.
Review the items suggested in the kits listed below and secure the recommended items.
Once purchased, store these items together in an easy-to-access location.
Make sure all people living in your home are aware of the kit and know how to use it in case of an emergency.
You will not need to provide any specific information.
From May 27 through June 9, a number of items can be purchased tax-free. Eligible items include:
Click here to learn more.
There are multiple organizations that put together Hurricane guides and suggested kits.
Visit our Disaster Assistance page during hurricane season for other alerts and information.
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