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Disaster Preparedness


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In the event of a hurricane or other disaster, the Tampa Housing Authority will take action that allows us to protect our tenants and property to the extent possible. It is very important that you stay informed of hurricane activity. Follow the instructions provided by law enforcement, elected officials, and other professionals regarding evacuation and other safety measures before, during, and after a hurricane. The information below is provided to assist you in preparing for a hurricane or other natural disaster.

Emergency Contact Phone Numbers

Police, Sheriff, Fire, Ambulance, Highway Patrol: 911
Tampa Police: Non-Emergency Line - 813.276.3200
Hillsborough County Sherriff's Office: Non-Emergency - 813.247.8000
Tampa Fire Department: Non-Emergency - 813.274.7011
City of Tampa: 813.274.8211
Hillsborough County Emergency Management: 813.272.6600

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