Green Cove Springs, FL, July 6, 2021 - Green Cove Springs City Hall will delay opening until noon on Wednesday, July 7, 2021, at a minimum, as a precaution for Hurricane Elsa. A decision regarding additional delays in openings or additional closures of government facilities will be made at 8 p.m. tonight as the National Weather Service continues to pinpoint the forecast track for Elsa.
Green Cove Springs Police Department and crews from the Electric Department and Public Works Department will be on call to respond to emergencies during and immediately after Elsa passes Green Cove Springs.
City will continue to keep residents updated on its response to Elsa through its website greencovesprings.com, TextMyGov service, and its social media pages on Facebook, Twitter, and Nextdoor. Any residents wising to get alerts via mobile phone can text GCSWEATHER to 91896.
Residents can report power outages or storm damage to Green Cove Springs Police Department’s non-emergency line by calling 904-297-7300. Residents can also report any damage or power outages by texting STORM DAMAGE to 904-560-5116. This will prompt a link to an online report form that residents can fill out and submit to the City, which will be added to the City’s Damage Assessment Dashboard as part of the GCS GeoHub system at https://tinyurl.com/gcsdad. Residents can access this map to view all reported damages and outages within City Limits in real time.