With the heavy rains, nor'easters and winter storms that can affect our region, knowing the dangers of flooding and steps you can take to protect yourself is important. One way to ensure protection, at least financially, is through flood insurance. Most homeowners' insurance policies do not cover flood damage. To learn more, visit www.floodsmart.gov.
Whether you live in Sussex County or are among the millions of visitors here each year, there is no doubt that our coastal location has its rewards. But with those rewards comes the risk of hurricanes.
The resources listed below are dedicated to providing you with helpful information about what to do in the event of tropical weather. Being prepared for emergencies such as a hurricane can help reduce the panic and inconvenience that surrounds a disaster.