Thursday, May 25, 2017
LOS LUNAS — As a way to improve communications with the public, the Valencia Regional Emergency Communications Center is using a new notification system, and is encouraging residents to sign up.
Aaron Chavez, the administration services director for VRECC, said the center has switched from using CodeRed to AlertSense, a system that allows dispatchers to send emergency alerts, severe weather warnings and community notifications.
“It’s a very similar system to …
Friday, Mar 31, 2017
Jefferson, Saline and Gage Counties now have a way to receive important alerts in emergency situations through a new program that launched on Tuesday. Now, citizens are being asked to sign up to receive these alerts.
Emergency Manager for Jefferson and Saline Counties John McKee explained that they have been working hard to get this system up and running. He encourages everyone to sign up for this program through Alertsense. He explained that this system is not only for people in Jefferson …
Thursday, Mar 30, 2017
NAMPA, ID – The Nampa Police Department is getting ready to launch its new innovative mass notification program and is urging the public to get on board.
Currently, Nampa police are just using the app as an internal system to communicate with employees. But in just a few months, the public will be able to sign up for the program on an individual basis.
AlertSense is a free app for your smartphone, where alerts will be sent …