23 May FREE Emergency Alert Systems
Stay Informed with the *BE ALERT* Emergency Notification System
The Tri-County Office of Emergency Management is Michigan’s only three County Regional Emergency Management program proudly serving the Counties of Charlevoix, Cheboygan and Emmet in Michigan’s northern lower peninsula. This is free to all residents in Charlevoix, Cheboygan, and Emmet counties. Click on the *BE ALERT* & Smart911 tab to enroll.
Stay informed with the *BE ALERT* Emergency Notification System. Severe weather notifications, and other urgent community alerts directly from First Responders to you. There has been a recent upgrade to the system. Existing users should have received an email regarding their change with instructions on how to complete the transition.
The *BE ALERT* system has been upgraded and tied in to Rave’s Smart911 profile system. This new platform allows for much more information to be stored and accessed by 911 if you have an emergency. Update us on anything you’d like, such as medications you are on, medical device needs, special instructions for EMS looking for your home, while keeping the notifications we offered in the past.
The website to enroll is https://www.cceoem.net/ Click on the *BE ALERT* & Smart911 tab to get signed up.
Other free emergency alert apps available to everyone:
Get it on Google Play. You can also download the app via text messaging on an Android device: Text ANDROID to 43362 (4FEMA)
Download on the Apple App Store. You can also download the app via text messaging on an Apple Device: Text APPLE to 43362 (4FEMA)
https://www.redcross.org/get-help/how-to-prepare-for-emergencies/mobile-apps.html Scroll down and locate the Disaster Apps heading. Click on the tab of your choice: Emergency, Hurricane, Tornado, or Earthquake.