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Stay informed! Sign up for CodeRED!

The CodeRED system is used to send emergency notifications, from evacuations notices to missing child alerts. Residents and businesses located within the Town of Tazewell are encouraged to sign up for CodeRED to be sure they receive timely emergency notifications and other important information and instructions when alerts are received. This is our way of notifying you in an emergency situation. Also you can activate general notifications as a registered subscriber to receive notices of planned road closures, water main repairs, water service interruptions, events, and etc.
When you enroll in the CodeRED system, alerts are issued to you by your geographical location. Alerts can be sent to your cell phone, land line, by text, and even email. You get to choose! With CodeRED, you get the option of also receiving the CodeRED Weather Warning. These alerts are automatically generated when the National Weather Service issues a warning for your location. This early warning could prove to be lifesaving.
The CodeRED alert system is free to Tazewell and Tazewell County residents. To sign up for CodeRED, click on the following link: It will only take a few minutes to enjoy a service that just may save your life. Please tell all of your family and friends about this invaluable service.
Again, there is no charge to register for or use CodeRED and your personal information will be kept confidential. For more information about the CodeRED service, contact:


Residents and visitors can now receive enhanced public safety alerts no matter where you are located via the, a free public safety app for both Android and iPhone users. The CodeRED Mobile Alert app delivers community and emergency alerts to individuals targeted within an impacted geographical area. The app enables you to receive timely notifications when you on the road, away from home.
If you are currently a CodeRED subscriber that has already registered your mobile phone to get notifications from the Town of Tazewell, you will continue to receive calls. However, if you download the app, you will also be able to get alerts to your smartphone anywhere in the country, including Hawaii, Puerto Rico, and Alaska.
To download the free CodeRED Mobile Alert app, visit the Google Play or iTunes store.
For more information about the CodeRED service, contact: