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.
Tarps Available for City of Melbourne Residents
The City of Melbourne Housing & Urban Improvement Division has a limited number of tarps available to City of Melbourne homeowners needing to secure their roofs due to damage from Hurricane Irma.
Tarps will be available at the Housing & Urban Improvement Division (695 East University Boulevard) Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Distribution will be first come, first served, while supplies last.
Tarps will be provided at no cost. Valid state-issued identification indicating a City of Melbourne address will be required, and homes must be owner occupied.
For more information, please contact the Housing & Urban Improvement Division at 321-674-5734.