Warning YOU when it matters the most!


Mass notification and warning system

A state-of-the-art mass notification and warning system designed to warn residents about emergencies and other important community news in jurisdictions throughout Franklin County.

Method of Contact

As mobile technology continues to evolve, text messaging has been proven to be the fastest method to receive information. As a result, the primary contact method for messages and emergency notifications from ALERT Franklin County will be via text message.  The system also utilizes email, home phone, cell phone or work phone as a secondary contact method. 

Easy Sign-uP

Signing up is quick and easy. Just click on the “Sign in / Register” on the top of this page to sign up for notifications. If you already have an account, you can sign in to update your profile and preferences.

Customize Your Needs

Residents can elect to receive emergency notifications about severe weather and disasters as well as location specific information from local jurisdictions regarding road closures, transportation incidents, utility outages, government closings and other important community news.