Irma Recovery Updates



Updates from the County

  • Residents should call 3-1-1 (The County's Information Call Center) to report downed traffic signals and  trees blocking roads. 
  • Additional information about transportation, closings and re-openings  etc. can be found on the County's Emergency Status Page.
  • Tap water is safe to drink
  • Miami-Dade's countywide curfew has been lifted

Latest Updates On City of Miami Services

City Government offices will resume normal business hours Thursday September 14th. 

REMINDER:  9-1-1 is only for reporting life-threatening emergencies.

General Updates

Power Outages

  • If you experience a power outage, please call 1-800-4-Outage or report online at
  • Do not assume neighbors have reported your outage . Your report will allow FPL and other residents to stay up to date on activity.
  • FPL expects to restore power to all Miami customers by the end of the weekend.  

Solid Waste

  • UPDATE:  Regular garbage collection resumed Thursday September 14th .  Green containers should be placed outside away from any other object such as vehicles.  Garbage pickup is contingent on the ability of the trucks to safely access areas.  Residential  recycling collection will resume Monday September 18th.  Place your blue bin outside only on your regularly  scheduled day.  


  • Debris is being cleared from  parks. All programs at Parks are suspended until further notice. This includes after school, daycare, senior activities, swim lessons, and park permits.


  • All 3 City of Miami Marinas are closed.  The Dock Master Building at Dinner Key Marina has re-opened for service.


  • All Miami Trolley routes are now operating from  8am to 8pm.   Some  routes might be slightly modified to get around debris and/or traffic signals that are not functioning.  

Public Meetings

  • Rescheduled:  Regular City Commission Meeting ,First Budget Hearing  and  Midtown CRA Meeting originally scheduled for Thursday September 14th will now be held  on Tuesday September 19th. 


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Disaster Outreach Contacts List

Download Full "Disaster Outreach Contact List" as a PDF 


Fire Non-Emergency

(305) 579-6231

Fire Communications Center Supervisor

(305) 579-6275

Police Non-Emergency

(305) 579-6111

Police Communications Center Supervisor

(305) 579-3449 or
(305) 579-3450

Animal Care and Control Offices - Miami-Dade

(305) 884-1101

Agency for Wokforce Innovation

(850) 245-7105

Agricultural and Consumer Services Price Gouging Hotline

(800) 435-7352

American Red Cross

(800) 435-7669

Attorney General's Price Gouging Hotline

(866) 966-7226


611(All areas)

City of Miami Building Department

(305) 416-1100

City of Miami Emergency Management (DEM)

(305) 416-5402

Department of Financial Services Insurance Claim Hotline

(800) 227-8676

Elder Affairs

(800) 963-5337

FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) Registration

(800) 462-9029 or
(800) 621-3362


TTY: (800) 462-7585

Florida Attorney General's Office

(850) 414-3600

Florida Department of Insurance

(800) 342-2762




(305) 442-8770


(954) 797-5000


(800) 401-6199


(305) 442-8770


(954) 797-5000

Human Services


Dialysis/Renal: ESRD Network of Florida

(800) 826-3773

Humane Society - Miami-Dade

(305) 696-0800

Medical Staffing Volunteers Requested

(850) 488-0595

Miami-Dade County Emergency Evacuation Assistance Program

(305) 513-7700
TDD: (305) 468-5402

Miami-Dade County Police Non-Emergency

(305) 476-5423

Miami-Dade County Office of Emergency Management

(305) 468-5400
TDD: (305) 468-5402

Miami-Dade County Services Department - Price Gouging

(305) 375-3677

Miami Dade County Information Line

3-11 OR

National Flood Insurance Program

(800) 638-6620

People's Gas (TECO Energy)


(305) 940-0139 


(877) 832-6747 

State of Florida Emergency Information 24-hour Hotline

(800) 342-3557
TTY: (800) 226-4329

State of Florida Volunteer and Donations Hotline

(800) 354-3571