One obvious goal of our 101 Days of Summer Safety is to provide our residents with information in the hopes of helping you to prevent having to make a 911 call.
Another is to equip you with information that will help to prepare you in case of an emergency whether natural or man-made. Today MCFRS would like to encourage all residents to become aware of, and sign up for, Alert Montgomery.
The Alert Montgomery System provides accurate, immediate emergency notifications from Montgomery County to your cell, work or home phone, via text, email or voice message. Receive notifications about emergencies that may affect your home, workplace, child's school, parents' home, or any other locations within Montgomery County, Maryland.
Government and School Closures for county government or public school closures, cancellations or delays due to inclement weather or other emergencies
Weather Advisories for you or your families home, business, school, child care, or more
Infrastructure Issues including Water and Power Outages
Up-To-The-Minute Traffic Issues including accidents, closed roads, alternative routes and more
So please take a moment and SIGN UP FOR ALERT MONTGOMERY today!