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.
Melbourne Crews Begin Damage Assessments
City crews have just begun damage assessments.
Please shelter in place while they do their assessments.
Conditions are not safe. Some roads are flooded, and there are downed wires, debris and other hazards.
We will post updates as soon as possible.
We urge everyone to remain sheltered and stay off the roads until public safety officials deem it is safe to travel.