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Wed. May 30th 2018
Hurricane Season starts June 1. https://www.weather.gov/media/hgx/HurricaneGuide2018.pdf
Wed. Mar 28th 2018
Just a friendly reminder, possession and/or discharge of fireworks are prohibited in the City Limits of Jamaica Beach. This includes along the beachfront as well between the State Park and the West e...
Wed. Mar 28th 2018
Fires must be in an approved container that has a lid (ie. firepit or grill)Open fires on the sand or even in a hole in the sand are forbidden as this may lead to fires in the dunes and the coals may ...
Wed. Mar 28th 2018
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Snakes in the dunes. Please keep away from the dunes, especially children and pets. Hibernating season for snakes has ended and there have already been reports of snake sightings on the west end.
Call Volume
Busiest Times
Date
Total
Busiest Year
2019
239
FireHazard
May 2020
11
EMSRescue
May 2020
28
Service Call
Aug 2019
8
Other
Apr 2018
5
2020
FireHazard
EMSRescue
Service Call
Other
Total
Jan
2
6
2
1
11
Feb
2
8
2
-
12
Mar
5
10
3
1
19
Apr
2
9
2
1
14
May
11
28
2
1
42
Jun
3
21
2
1
27
Jul
-
-
-
-
Aug
-
-
-
-
Sep
-
-
-
-
Oct
-
-
-
-
Nov
-
-
-
-
Dec
-
-
-
-
Total
25
82
13
5
125
20.00%
65.60%
10.40%
4.00%
2019
FireHazard
EMSRescue
Service Call
Other
Total
Jan
4
3
2
-
9
Feb
2
9
-
1
12
Mar
2
9
2
-
13
Apr
7
21
1
1
30
May
4
17
-
1
22
Jun
4
21
1
2
28
Jul
5
17
5
-
27
Aug
5
12
8
-
25
Sep
3
8
7
-
18
Oct
1
9
4
1
15
Nov
7
16
3
1
27
Dec
-
12
1
-
13
Total
44
154
34
7
239
18.41%
64.44%
14.23%
2.93%
2018
FireHazard
EMSRescue
Service Call
Other
Total
Jan
5
7
4
1
17
Feb
-
7
6
1
14
Mar
4
13
4
1
22
Apr
2
15
1
5
23
May
-
15
1
5
21
Jun
4
15
4
5
28
Jul
5
8
3
1
17
Aug
4
8
3
2
17
Sep
1
8
-
1
10
Oct
1
13
2
-
16
Nov
2
12
1
2
17
Dec
7
5
3
2
17
Total
35
126
32
26
219
15.98%
57.53%
14.61%
11.87%

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