Pasco County: Idalia updates and emergency information

Follow ongoing updates from Pasco County in response to Hurricane Idalia.

You can get information directly from the Pasco County EOC.


Mandatory and voluntary evacuations have been lifted.

Pasco County shelters

Shelters in Pasco County are closed.

Pasco schools status

Pasco County public schools will reopen on Thursday, August 31st. 

Other closings

Pasco County government services will resume Thursday, Aug. 31. 

GoPasco County Public Transportation services will resume Thursday, Aug. 31. It will not include areas west of US 19. Rides will be free Thursday and regular fares will resume Friday. 

Sandbag locations

  • Former Dade City Police building, 38042 Pasco Avenue, Dade City
  • Pasco County Public Works (C-Barn), 30908 Warder Road
  • Magnolia Valley Golf Course, 7223 Massachusetts Ave., New Port Richey
  • Wesley Chapel District Park: 7727 Boyette Road, Wesley Chapel
  • Land O' Lakes Recreation Center: 3032 Collier Parkway, Land O' Lakes
  • Zephyrhills Fire Station-2: 6907 Dairy Rd., Zephryhills

Trash collections

Waste Management is suspending services in Pasco County on Wednesday, Aug. 30. 

LINK: Get updates on Idalia's track and forecast on