Redford Township Alert
Redford Township Alert is an emergency notification system that enables Redford Township personnel to notify residents and businesses of time-sensitive information, emergencies or urgent alerts by telephone, text message, email and more. The system can reach hundreds of thousands of individuals in minutes to ensure information such as evacuation notices, missing persons, inclement weather advisories, water mains breaks, and more are quickly shared. Only authorized oﬃcials have access to send alerts using the Redford Township Alert system.
Sign up for Redford Township Alert here.
Register for a new account and make sure to use a password that includes:
• At least 8 characters long and is not the same as the user name
• An upper case letter
• A lower case letter
• A number
• A special character (Ex: $@&!)
Can I register more than one phone number or email?
Yes, you can register more than one phone number and/or email address for your location when you register for Redford Township Alert. Please note that it is highly recommended you register at least one phone number and one email address to ensure that you will receive Redford Township Alert alerts in the event of a power outage or an incident that may occur late at night when you are generally asleep.
What do I do if I receive a Redford Township Alert phone call?
If you receive a Redford Township Alert phone call, listen carefully to the entire message. You can repeat the message by pressing 0. Do not call 911 for further information unless directed to do so, or unless you need immediate aid from the police or fire department. If you receive a Redford Township Alert email or text message, please be sure to read the entire message carefully and follow all instructions.
What if I miss a phone call from Redford Township Alert?
The Redford Township Alert system will leave a message on your answering machine or voicemail if you miss the phone call. If you do not have an answering machine, the system will consider the call as “incomplete” and will attempt to call again after several minutes have passed. If your phone line is busy, Redford Township Alert will try two more times to connect. At any point, you may re-dial the 800 number on your caller ID to hear a replay of the message sent.
Do I ever need to renew my registration?
Renewals are not necessary as long as your contact information has not changed. If you move, however, you must update your information to ensure you will continue receiving these valuable alerts.
Is there a mobile app?
Redford Township Alert is built on a CodeRED platform. CodeRED oﬀers a mobile app for Apple and Android devices. All residents and business owners are encouraged to download the free app to receive alerts based on the geo-location of your phone. As you travel throughout other CodeRED communities, you can receive important alerts that include community, emergency and severe weather information. To download the CodeRED app, visit the App Store or Google Play.
Does Redford Township Alert have my phone number?
No resident should assume that their information is in the system. Please use the below QR code, text enrollment, or visit our website for registration information.
What methods does Redford Township Alert use to reach me?
The Redford Township Alert system can attempt to reach you in any of the below methods that you provide information for:
• Text message / SMS
• Voice calls
Do I have to have a cell phone number to sign up?
No, only an email address is required to sign up for Redford Township Alert. All other methods of communication are optional.