What are all the social media and digital venues to access information for the Town of Bluffton and Bluffton Police Department?

The Town of Bluffton and its police department use various social media platforms to ensure as many people as possible have access to information. Just like people have a social media preference, so do towns and cities. Facebook is the most popular and most frequently used. However, information is distributed on all platforms.

The Town’s social media platforms include:

  • Facebook:
    • Town of Bluffton Government
    • Bluffton Police Department
    • Don Ryan Center for Innovation
  • Instagram:
    • townofbluffton
    • blufftonpolice
  • Nextdoor:
    • Town of Bluffton
    • Bluffton Police Department
  • Twitter:
    • @TownofBluffton
    • @BlufftonPolice
  • YouTube:
    • Town of Bluffton, SC Government
    • Bluffton Police Department
  • It is also recommended to sign up for Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office Nixle alerts since Beaufort County is the lead agency during weather events such as hurricanes and tropical storms. https://local.nixle.com/register/
  • The Town of Bluffton’s website address is www. Townofbluffton.sc.gov.  It has an entire section dedicated to hurricane information and resources. Click on the top bar on homepage labeled, “Prepare for Hurricanes.”
  • If you have any additional questions, please contact the Town’s communication team.

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1. Who has the authority to issue an evacuation order?
2. What local agency leads during hurricane season?
3. What if I need a shelter during a storm?
4. What if I need transportation to a shelter?
5. My neighborhood floods during major storms. What are ways to prevent flooding?
6. What are the best sources of information during a storm?
7. What if Beaufort County is being evacuated but the Savannah area is not?
8. What if I work in Georgia but live in Bluffton?
9. Can I evacuate before an evacuation order?
10. What happens if I stay in town during a mandatory evacuation order?
11. What can I do to prepare for a storm?
12. What can my neighborhood or POA do to prepare for a hurricane?
13. How does the Town of Bluffton prepare for a hurricane?
14. How do local contractors prepare for a hurricane?
15. What is the difference between a hurricane/tropical storm watch vs. warning?
16. What are the categories of storms and what exactly do they mean?
17. What do I do if my house loses power?
18. What are the evacuation routes?
19. What is the CARE program and how do I get added to it?
20. What is the Smart911 Program?
21. How do people who only speak Spanish access information regarding hurricanes?
22. ¿Cómo acceden las personas que solo hablan español a la información sobre huracanes?
23. What is an OPCON level and what do they mean?
24. What are all the social media and digital venues to access information for the Town of Bluffton and Bluffton Police Department?