FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) announces expanded hours.

This is an important message from ALERT Indian River The FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Vero Beach has expanded its hours to help residents affected by Hurricane Irma.  This center will provide more complete services than the one that was here last month. ***PLEASE NOTE*** This program is...

FEMA opens a Disaster Recovery Center

This is an important message from ALERT Indian River A FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) has opened in Vero Beach to help residents affected by Hurricane Irma.  This center will provide more complete services than the one that was here last month.   DRCs serve as one-stop shops for...

Tropical Storm Nate is moving across NE Nicaragua

This is an important message from ALERT Indian River Tropical Storm Nate: At 8AM Tropical Depression 16 was upgraded to Tropical Storm Nate with maximum winds near 40 mph. TS Nate is located just off the coast of Nicaragua. Nate is expected to gradually strengthen and become a hurricane...

Food for Florida disaster food assistance program

This is an important message from ALERT Indian River TREASURE COAST – The Department of Children and Families (DCF), in partnership with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), will implement the Food for Florida Disaster Food Assistance Program in Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River and Okeechobee counties to assist...

Flood Watch in Effect through Thursday Night

This is an important message from ALERT Indian River A Flood Watch is now in effect for the Treasure Coast through Thursday night. Windy conditions will continue through our area into tomorrow.  These winds will produce hazardous beach and boating conditions.  Our rain chances are increasing with rainfall amounts of up...

Tropic Watch September 29. 2017

This is an important message from ALERT Indian River Our weather conditions will start deteriorating today as a low pressure system is forecast to move north along the Florida east coast. We should see increased showers and thunderstorms with heavy downpours, gusty winds and lightning in our area through...

We want to serve you better!

This is an important message from ALERT Indian River We want to serve you better! Please take a moment to participate in our brief survey regarding Hurricane Irma.  Click on this link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/IRC-Irma  If you would like to edit the way you receive these messages, please LOGIN

Received a FEMA denial letter?

This is an important message from ALERT Indian River Have you received a FEMA denial letter?  If this has happened, don’t be alarmed or discouraged. Denial letters are not always the final word. FEMA IHP applicants who have been found ineligible for assistance can have FEMA revisit their cases....

Tropic Update September 21, 2017

This is an important message from ALERT Indian River Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico with Category 4 winds of 155 miles per hour and 100% of the island is without power.  Our thoughts are with them as they begin a massive recovery effort. The tropics remain active but there...