This page contains all news updates issued by the City of Melbourne regarding Hurricane Irma. This page will be updated as conditions change.
Countywide updates regarding shelters, evacuation routes, causeway re-openings after the storm, and other important information, will be distributed by Brevard County Emergency Management on their Twitter and Facebook pages.
Text “FOLLOW BREVARDEOC” to 40404 to receive updates from Brevard County by text message.
You can also call 211 with specific questions or concerns.
DAMAGE ASSESSMENT TO BEGIN: RESIDENTS ASKED TO CONTINUE SHELTERING IN PLACE
For the safety of our emergency crews and damage assessment teams, residents are asked to continue sheltering in place while city teams begin a citywide assessment of flooding, traffic signals, road blockages and downed power lines. As information becomes available, updates will be provided.