In cooperation with Island County IT Department, a number on the Island County telephone switch has been reserved for a DEM recorded message.
DEM will use this number to provide current information about on-going emergencies or other incidents. As it is received, DEM will provide information about roads, utilities, shelters, and other important topics.
This extension number can be accessed from any telephone and toll free from Island County locations. This same information as text will also be available from a link on the opening Island County web page and in the DEM web pages.
The information line is an extension and cannot be dialed directly - so the following numbers must be dialed to access the information line:
North Whidbey: (360) 678-5111 extension 6000
South Whidbey: (360) 321-5111 extension 6000
Camano Island: (360) 629-4523 extension 6000
No messages can be left at this number.
The information line recording will be updated as new information is received.