One of the easiest and quickest ways to be more prepared for emergencies is by registering for ReadyMontco. This system sends sends out customized alerts for emergencies such as:
- Road closures
- Severe weather
- Boil water notices
- Much more!
Alerts can be sent via:
- Text message
- Cell phone calls
- Landline calls
This system allows for customization of special needs that responders may require to be informed about in case of emergency.
Take a moment to register yourself and family members for this important service at https://member.everbridge.net/453003085612338/login or on the mobile app Everbridge. If registering on the app, when "organization" or "keyword" pops up, input Montgomery. Then click on the one that specifies Montgomery County, PA. You must complete a few sections which can be customized to the type of notification, special needs to be met, and more. For registration instructions, click here. You can also view an instructional video for assistance with registering.
*Please note that landlines are automatically included in ReadyMontco reverse 911 emergency alerts and therefore they do not require registration through ReadyMontco. However, if your cellphone is already registered it will need to be registered again.
**If you have previously registered for emergency alerts through our website (email or cell phone) with SwitftReach and wish to continue receiving alerts, you will be required to register again. Pottstown Borough Authority customers willo also benefit from this as you will be notified about boiling water notices.
Questions? Call 610-236-6845.