CodeRED Emergency Alert System

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The CodeRED Community Emergency Alert system is used by the Emergency Communications Center to notify residents and businesses of critical situations and provide information regarding necessary actions. With this system, a specific geographic area can be selected to send messages to those within that area. You can register to receive phone messages, text messages and e-mail messages in case of emergency. The system is TTY/TDD compatible.

Events that may generate a message from the CodeRED Community Emergency Alert system include:

Weather Warnings

  • Severe Thunderstorm
  • Tornado
  • Flash Flood

Emergency Events

  • Evacuation Order
  • Shelter-in-Place Order
  • Gas Leak
  • Boil Water Advisory
  • Amber Alert


  • Community events with road closures
  • Major traffic disruption

Click on the ‘CodeRED’ image at the top of the screen to sign up, or click here. Contact the Office of Emergency Management at if you need help with registration for any reason.