Hurricane Florence Information


Community Resource Guide

Find information about resident assistance, food pantries, donations and more in Cumberland County.


Tax Information

Information about reporting property loss to the Tax Administration Appraisal Department. If your taxable property, such as a commercial structure, your residential home, mobile home, farm equipment, boat, etc., suffered damages or loss, please call 910-678-7507


 Debris removal

The deadline to have debris reported was Nov. 18. At this time the County’s collection of storm debris is wrapping up. Citizens who did not report debris by the deadline will be responsible for ensuring that the debris is appropriately disposed of.



 FEMA Disaster Recovery Center

The deadline to apply for Hurricane Florence Disaster Assistance has been extended to Dec. 19. Apply online at disasterassistance.gov or call 800-621-3362. The State of North Carolina and FEMA Disaster Recovery Center at the Cumberland County Department of Social Services has closed. For assistance, call 800-621-3362

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Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

For those NOT currently be receiving help buying food through the Food and Nutrition Services program.


Food and Nutrition Services Replacement Benefits

New Flexibilities for People in the FNS Program.


Voting Information

Information for those displaced by Hurricane Florence.

Latest Press Releases

News about Hurricane Florence.

Shelter Information

Find information about shelters in Cumberland County.

Hurricane Preparedness

Learn how to get ready for Hurricane Florence.

Florence Evacuation Area

All of the addresses within the blue area are within one mile of the Cape Fear River and are under mandatory evacuation.


Track river levels with the National Weather Service

Cape Fear River
Little River at Manchester


Local Government Contacts

Cumberland County Government 

Cumberland County Emergency Services

City of Fayetteville

Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office - 910-323-1500

Fayetteville Police - 910-433-1529 non-emergencies


Other Agencies

NC Emergency Management

North Carolina Department of Transportation (1-877-368-4968)

NC Disaster Information Center - Cooperative Extension



Fayetteville PWC

Duke Energy-Progress

Lumbee River Electric Membership Corporation

  • 1-800-683-5571 or 910-843-4131
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South River Electric Membership Corporation



National Weather Service (Raleigh, NC)

National Hurricane Center

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)