Are you getting storm, tornado, blizzard and other sever weather alerts? It is surprising to us how many people in Belle Plaine, MN have no idea that they can easily sign up to receive free text messages with weather warnings and local alerts.
Here is the link to the Belle Plaine MN Nixle website page http://nixle.com/city/mn/belle-plaine/
text your ZIP CODE to 888777 for Nixle mobile alerts from the Belle Plaine Police Department.
Since it has been put into effect it has warned us about snow, thunderstorms,threats and other weather and community alerts we did not know of until the Nixle text message arrived from the Belle Plaine Police Department. It is a very effective and helpful system – especially when you are out and about away from the TV and radio alerts.
The Scott County Sheriff’s Office has upgraded its emergency mass notification system. The system, CodeRED, is a high-speed telephone emergency notification service allowing public safety agencies the ability to deliver pre-recorded information to targeted areas within the county. http://www.co.scott.mn.us/PublicSafetyJustice/CountySheriff/911communications/Pages/Code-Red.aspx