Belmont County CodeRED®
Belmont County 9-1-1 uses CodeRED to send EMERGENCY notifications by phone, email, text, and a FREE mobile app to keep citizens informed of emergencies such as an evacuation notices, utility outages, water main breaks, fire or floods, chemical spills, or other emergency situations.
Belmont County 9-1-1 also uses CodeRED Weather Warning. CodeRED Weather Warning is a unique service that automatically notifies citizens in the path of severe weather just moments after a warning has been issued by the National Weather Service. The CodeRED Weather Warning is available to you at no cost and you can choose the types of alerts you would like to receive; tornado, thunderstorm and/or flash flood.
The County may also activate CodeRED to send GENERAL notifications to registered subscribers to communicate non-life safety matters, such as planned road closures, water main repairs, water and power service interruptions, etc. By selecting the box for GENERAL alerts, you will also receive these types of notifications.
There is no charge to register for or use CodeRED and your personal information will be kept confidential.
Our database contains commercially available telephone numbers for Belmont County, but not all cell phones or Voice Over Internet Protocol (VoIP) phone numbers are included (i.e. Comcast, Skype, Google, Vonage, etc.). To be sure that you receive the alerts, Belmont County residents are asked to add their cell phone, VoIP phone, and/or email address into the database. The CodeRED®link below will take you to the Community Notification Enrollment page for Belmont County. You have the option to register your phones for General messages, as well as Severe Weather Warnings. This is a FREE service to the residents of Belmont County.
Uses for CodeRED may include the following:
• Amber Alerts • Missing Person Alerts • Emergency Evacuations • Local Security & Crime Alerts • Weather Emergencies • Hazardous Materials Incidents
Residents and visitors alike can receive enhanced public safety alerts no matter where you are located via the CodeRED Mobile Alert app – a free public safety app for both Android and iPhone users. The CodeRED Mobile Alert app delivers community and emergency alerts to individuals targeted within an impacted geographical area so that you may also receive timely notifications when you’re on the road, away from home.
Calls from CodeRED will come from one of the following telephone numbers. Feel free to add them to your contact lists, so that you know who is calling when the time arises:
(866) 419-5000 EMERGENCY NOTIFICATIONS
(855) 969-4636 GENERAL NOTIFICATIONS
(800) 566-9780 WEATHER WARNINGS
If you are currently a CodeRED subscriber that has already registered your mobile phone to receive notifications from Belmont County 9-1-1, you will continue to receive calls. However, if you download the CodeRED Mobile Alert app, you will also be able to receive alerts via your smartphone anywhere in the country, including Hawaii, Puerto Rico, and Alaska.
To download the free CodeRED Mobile Alert app, visit the Google Play or iTunes store.
For more information about the CodeRED service, contact: Belmont County 9-1-1 at (740) 695-9104, M-F, 8:30-4:30.