Preparing for the Winter Season

Posted on 12-12-2020

Sussex Safety Message : 
The Delaware Emergency Management Agency (DEMA) and the Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) are part of a coalition of public service agencies urging citizens to prepare for severe winter weather.
The group is encouraging all Delawareans to:
  • Make sure you have emergency kits in your vehicle and at home.
  • Ensure your home and vehicle are prepared for the extreme cold temperatures.
  • Be prepared to bring your pets/animals inside in the event of a winter storm or freezing temperatures.  
To stay informed this winter by using the following resources:  
National Weather Service-Mount Holly for weather conditions and will issues winter storm warnings:
DelDOT to check road conditions before travel:  
FM 98.5 in New Castle County or 1380 AM statewide 
PrepareDE for tips on how to be prepared this winter: