Pasco County to Open Shelters Ahead of Ian

By Meaghan Goepferich Posted on September 27, 2022

~~Shelters to open Tuesday, September 27, at 10 a.m.~~

Pasco County to Open Shelters Ahead of Ian

Pasco County is opening hurricane shelters for anyone who needs to leave their homes ahead of Hurricane Ian and has nowhere else to stay. 

The following shelters will open Tuesday, September 27, 2022, at 10 a.m.:

Fivay, River Ridge, Sunlake, Wiregrass Ranch and Fasano Regional Hurricane Center allow family pets.  Learn what supplies you should bring with your pet:

Please plan to stay with family, friends or neighbors, if possible.  If that’s not an option, please self-evacuate directly to an open shelter.  Visit to find an open shelter near you.

Pasco County also provides a shelter program for people with special needs – just contact Pasco County Customer Service at 727.847.2411 to register for a bed at the Fasano Regional Hurricane Shelter or Wiregrass Ranch High School.

Visit and follow Pasco County for the latest county updates on Hurricane Ian.


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