It’s severe weather season, and there are many ways to stay alert. Madison County offers a free severe weather notification system called Code Red, which is available to any county resident or business, but you have to sign up first.
Deputy Director of Madison County Emergency Management Mary Kate Malone says in case of a non-weather emergency the county can call anyone in the county on a land line:
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Malone says if you want to receive weather alerts, simply go to the Madison County Emergency Management web page, or call 692-8985, to sign up. You can find a link to the Code Red site http://www.mymadisoncountyema.org/index.shtml
Serving the areas of Alton, Godfrey, East Alton, Wood River, Roxana, Edwardsville, Jerseyville, Brighton, Bethalto, Grafton, Granite City, Hartford, Highland, Troy, Fairview Heights, Belleville and the surrounding cities.