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Flagler Beach Florida - Countywide curfew effective 8 p m today 28 September 2022 ( news )
Flagler Beach , state Florida ( By Press Release office)
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Julie Murphy , MPIO
Public Information Officer
( 386 ) 313 - 4923 for Hurricane Ian
jmurphy@flaglercounty . gov
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Countywide curfew effective 8 p . m . today
September 28 , 2022 – Flagler County has ordered a countywide curfew that will go into effect at 8 p . m . tonight , Wednesday , September 28 .
The curfew is for the entire county though the evacuation order only includes:
Zone A , the barrier island from Flagler Beach to Marineland
Low - lying areas in Zone B – the Bulowville neighborhoods east of John Anderson Highway and the Palm Drive and Lambert Avenue neighborhoods .
Non - elevated homes in the low - lying areas of our Zone F , which is the area surrounding and near Crescent Lake and Dead Lake to include Daytona North are also in the evacuation order .
The countywide curfew will be in effect daily from 8 p . m . to 7 a . m . until further notice .
The curfew does not apply to the following: law enforcement personnel; federal , state , and local firefighting , emergency medical and emergency management personnel; county employees detailed to work on the emergency , Salvation Army and Red Cross personnel and volunteers; National Guard personnel; electric utility personnel; water and wastewater utility personnel; communications utility personnel; and individuals involved in medical emergencies .
Violations are a second - degree misdemeanor punishable by a $500 fine per offense and by a term of up to 60 days imprisonment , in accordance with Florida Statutes Section 252 . 50 .
“This is about protecting human life and property , ” Emergency Management Director Jonathan Lord said . “We will lift it as soon as possible , but there are a lot of unknowns with this storm . ”
At the www . flaglercounty . gov/emergency website , residents can sign up for the ALERTFlagler notification system , directly accessible at www . flaglercounty . gov/alertflagler .
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