When will the CodeRED system be used?

The system will be used when an emergency situation arises affecting the citizens of Garland. Examples include but not limited to: 

  • Severe weather warnings
  • Chemical spill or hazardous waste problem
  • Evacuation notice
  • Flooding in a specific area
  • Gas Leak
  • Silver/Amber Alert in Garland
  • Utility outage

You will only receive a message if you are in the area impacted or it is a city-wide notification. Register now!

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1. What is the CodeRED telephone emergency notification system?
2. What is CodeRED Weather Warn?
3. We had a storm last night. Why didn't I get a CodeRED Weather Warn call?
4. How does CodeRED work?
5. What do I do if I receive a CodeRED message?
6. When will the CodeRED system be used?
7. How do I make sure that I am notified?
8. What if I opted in for the Weather Warning system and decide I no longer want to receive the automatic weather warning messages?