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.
Disaster debris collection completed in the City of Melbourne
The City of Melbourne has completed collection of all disaster debris left by Hurricane Irma.
A total of 108,334 cubic yards of debris was collected by the City's debris management contractor — almost double the amount of debris collected after Hurricane Matthew (56,417 cubic yards).
All collection services have been turned back over to Waste Management, the city's regular waste collection vendor.
Please call 321-608-5080 if you have any questions about trash or recycling collection services in the City of Melbourne.
Aerial view of vegetation collected from Hurricane Irma at the Melbourne debris management site. After collection, the debris is ground into mulch.