JAMESTOWN - Stutsman County Emergency Manager Jerry Berquist has announced that on
Friday, February 17th
Stutsman County Communications will be performing a county-wide test
of the CodeRED mass notification system. The test will occur between
1:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m.
This system is used to alert residents of
emergency events and notifications of immediate concern to the
public. CodeRED informs the public by calling all land line
telephones within the selected warned area. It also alerts those
individuals that have signed up for notifications via cell phone,
email or text message.
test message that will occur on Friday will be general in nature and
describe that the call is a CodeRED test call. Residents will not
need to respond to the message. CodeRED service is free of charge to
residents and businesses. Land line telephones are already included
in the notification database.
receive notifications via cell phone, email or text, individuals can
sign up for the service by going to the Stutsman County website
scroll to the bottom of the page and click on the CodeRED icon.
Those without Internet access can call Stutsman County Emergency
Management at 701-252-9093, Monday
through Friday, (8AM-5PM) to
sign up over the phone.
system is only used by Stutsman County officials to provide residents
with important information that will keep the community safe and
regarding CodeRED services should be directed to Stutsman
County Emergency Management.