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Posted on: August 30, 2019

[ARCHIVED] Hurricane Dorian

Village staff are following the path of Hurricane Dorian and will continue to get relevant, updated information out to our residents, visitors and business owners via the Village website and social media pages. Please take this time ahead of the storm to review your Hurricane plans and prepare your personal property. Village residents should prepare and plan for extended power outages and the possibility of boil water alerts. Preparations for these scenarios may include stocking up on batteries, fuel for generators, topping off vehicle fuel tanks, obtaining several days of drinking water and non-perishable food. As a consideration of others personal property and safety, please secure any items on your property that may become projectiles during a significant wind event. Place these items inside a wind resistant structure or secured in a safe location on the property.

For Hurricane Dorian information please visit the Village website at www.vpsfl.org and sign up for our Emergency Alerts service. The Village facebook page is located at www.facebook.com/villageofpalmsprings . Another great resource for information is the Palm Beach County Emergency Management page. Please visit www.pbcgov.org and click on the Public Safety department. While on the County website, please take the opportunity to sign up for the "AlertPBC" notification system to obtain real-time updates related to the storm.”

For water or sewer emergencies please call (561) 635-4535. Please note that for the safety of our staff utilities personnel will respond as soon as it is safe after the storm. 

Please see below for Important Numbers


Emergency: 911

Non-Emergency Police: (561) 968-8243

To Be Notified of Village Emergency Alerts, Sign-Up at: https://www.vpsfl.org/ AlcrtCenter.aspx 

Palm Springs Utilities - After Hours Emergency: (561) 635-4535 Business Hours: (561) 965-5770

Flooded Road: - After Hours Emergency: (561) 635-4535 Business Hours: (561) 304-4610

Flooded Property (email photographs and description): stonnpics@vpsfl.org

FPL- Power Outage: 800-468-8243

FPL Line Down: 800--401-6199 www.tpl.com/poledown

L.W. Electric - Power Outage: 877-454-4480 Customer_service@Jakeworth.org

L.W. Electric - Line Down: (561) 586-1695

Garbage Concerns (Village residential service): (561) 478-9590

FPU (Gas) Emergency: 800-427-7712

Palm Beach County Emergency  Information  Center:  (561) 712-6400 Palm Beach County Emergency Shelters: http://discover.pbcgov.org/publicsafety/dern/Pages/Preparedness.aspx#Q6

JFK Hospital: (561) 965-730

24-Hour Veterinary Hospital (Palm Beach Veterinary Specialists): (561) 434-5700

Poison Control: (800) 222-1222

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