The City of Brownwood has instituted the CodeRED Emergency
Notification System - an ultra high-speed telephone
communication service for emergency notifications. This system
allows us to telephone all or targeted areas of the City in case
of an emergency situation that requires immediate action (such
as a boil-water notice, missing child or evacuation notices).
The system is capable of dialing 50,000 phone numbers per hour.
It then delivers our recorded message to a live person or an
answering machine, making three attempts to connect to any
If you live in the city limits, or have a business in the city limits:
Click Here to Add Your Number
For Severe Weather Alerts, City AND Brown County,
Click Here to Add Your Number to the Brown County
Severe Weather Alert System.
THIS SYSTEM WILL BE USED FOR EMERGENCY PURPOSES.
Examples of times when the CodeRED system could be utilized:
Drinking water contamination
Evacuation notice & route
Fires or Floods
Chemical spill or Gas leak
and other emergency incidents where rapid and accurate notification is
essential for life safety.