Northern Rockies launches emergency alert system

Residents in the Northern Rockies are being encouraged to sign up for the municipality’s new emergency notice system.

The Voyent Alert system will alert residents of emergencies such as wildfires and floods, and other critical incidents, according to the NRRM.

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“The Northern Rockies has a great new tool to inform people in the case of an emergency – in this connected age, the municipality is able to convey information at a critical point in time, using the most popular communication methods available,” Mayor Gary Foster said in a news release.

Residents can register to receive alerts through their mobile or landline phones, or through email or text messaging. 

Click here to learn more and to register for alerts.

Email Managing Editor Matt Preprost at editor@ahnfsj.ca.

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