Thank you the service is now restored to 9-1-1
MANATEE COUNTY, FL (Jan. 31, 2018) – A major telephone outage has occurred at the Frontier Communications location in Tampa, impacting local 9-1-1 coverage for many communities including Manatee County.
Manatee County 9-1-1 is not receiving emergency calls. Anyone in Manatee County with an emergency should call (941) 301-2270 for police, medical and fire emergency calls for service. Those with urgent needs may also TEXT their emergency to 911 from any cellular phone.
Manatee County will provide updates as new information becomes available.
For more information on Manatee County Government, visit online at www.mymanatee.org or call (941) 748-4501. You can also follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/manatee.county.fl and on Twitter, @ManateeGov.