This system will allow residents of New Canaan to be notified of an emergency situation in a variety of ways, including on their cell phones, home and work phones and by text messaging and e-mail.
When will it be used?
The system will be used to notify residents about extreme weather events, other emergencies and routine events like road closures.
How do I sign up?
You can sign up by clicking here or on the Create New Account link on the right of this page.
You are encouraged to use your email address for your Username, unless it has an unacceptable character in which case we recommend you use your Last name and First initial for your Username.
Is there a fee to use the service?
No. The service itself is free to anyone who lives in New Canaan. Participants will be responsible, however, for any fees associated with text messaging charged by their cell phone service provider.
What if my phone number or e-mail address change?
If your cell phone, work phone or email address changes, you are responsible for going to the website and updating the information. Click here to change/ edit your information or click on the Change/Edit Your Information link on the right of this page.
Will my contact information be shared with others?
No. The information that you provide will be used for emergency notification purposes only. It will not be given to any other vendor or organization or used for any other purpose.
Will I be guaranteed to receive the notifications?
We cannot monitor the current or future accuracy of the information provided by participants in this program. It is the sole responsibility of participants to keep any information provided current and accurate. We do not assume legal responsibility for inaccurate information or technical difficulties that may result in notification failures.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any issues or questions.