CodeRED is an automated notification system the city can use to call up to 60,000 phone numbers per hour with a recorded message. CodeRED can reach Fargo residents by residential phone, business phone or cell phone. It will make three attempts to contact citizens and will leave messages in voicemail boxes and on answering machines. Emergency managers can send a message to the entire city or or to a selected area.
Sign up today
The only way to be sure your information is entered into the CodeRED system is to sign up for the notifications. To include your information in the CodeRED system, visit the sign-up page . You will be asked to provide your phone number and home address so that notifications made only to selected neighborhoods will be accurate. Your information will only be used for emergency notification purposes.
Severe Weather Alerts
CodeRED now includes a severe weather warning notification option. If you are already registered for CodeRED, please go to the sign-up page to sign up for the new option.
CodeRED alerts could be issued for a variety of situations, including natural disasters, terrorism threats, gas leaks, water contamination, chemical spills and severe weather alerts.
If you are unable to signup online call 476-4068.