Sign up for Knox County’s Emergency Alert Program

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – Knox County has a tool to provide residents with direct emergency and non-emergency information.

According to the county, Knox County Emergency Alert Program is a county service that supplies residents with text messages, phone calls and/or e-mail alerts for incidents/conditions such as severe weather emergencies, hazardous materials, traffic impacts, etc.  

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Preparedness and being informed is key in an emergency, officials say. Knox County urges residents to subscribe to receive alerts sent directly to mobile phones or email accounts to stay informed.

To sign up, click the link here. 

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