What types of alerts will be sent?
What types of alerts will be sent?
Alert types may include life safety, weather cancellations, and accidents involving utilities or roadways, or disaster notification such as a terrorist attack. A few examples of the types of messages that can be sent are:

Homeland Security Advisory information
Amber Alerts
Crime Alerts
Road Closures
Severe Traffic Disruptions
Severe Fire Emergencies and Evacuations
Water Service Interruptions
City Government Closings/Schedule Change
and more

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1. What is the WISE Alert service?
2. How does the WISE Alert service work?
3. What is text-messaging and how do I sign-up for it?
4. What types of alerts will be sent?
5. When is a message sent?
6. How long does it take to receive an alert?
7. How long are these messages?
8. Will my mobile phone work in a major emergency?
9. What is the cost of this service?
10. How can I find out if the e-mail address my service provider gave me will work?
11. How do I Unsubscribe
12. What if I have a problem Subscribing or Unsubscribing?
13. How do I read text messages on my phone?