Be Safe and Have What You Need to Evacuate

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Is your family prepared to deal with a hurricane? Are you ready to evacuate quickly if needed? Now is the time to plan and prepare. Put together a disaster supplies kit and make sure you and your family are ready.

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Evacuating Safely

This publication covers the supplies needed for an evacuation due to an emergency or disaster, as well as a checklist of things to do before leaving your house.

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Evacuation Disaster Kit

This publication covers the supplies you will need for a lengthy stay in a shelter during an emergency or disaster.

Review the N.C. Department of Transportation’s Evacuation Routes website to plan your route. ReadyNC’s Evacuating page provides valuable tips and tools to guide you whether you’re evacuating (always follow local emergency officials’ orders) or staying put.

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Justin Moore, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionJustin MooreDirector of Marketing and Communications, NC State Extension Call Justin E-mail Justin Extension Administration
NC State Extension, NC State University
Updated on Sep 2, 2019
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