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Posted on: November 21, 2019

City Offers New Service for Instant Communication by Text, Email or Phone

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Stay instantly informed of trusted, neighborhood-level public safety and community information. You choose the information you want, for the addresses you want, all delivered at no cost, by text message, email, phone and web. Click the link to sign up or find out more information. Or sign up via text with the information below! http://bit.ly/2QAlnd5


Text ROANOKE to 888777 to opt-in to ROANOKE* notifications.

*Notifications could include emergency, important or mass information distribution.


Text RNKWEATHER to 888777 to opt-in to local WEATHER* notifications from the Roanoke Fire Department.

*Notifications could include current weather watches, warnings and other pertinent local information.


Text RNKTRAFFIC to 888777 to opt-in to local TRAFFIC* notifications from the Roanoke Police Department.

*Notifications could include road closures, major accidents or other pertinent local information.

Sign up now!
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