Citizen's Alert 

Emergency Notification System powered by Everbridge, will notify you about issues that may affect your residence, neighborhood or the City of Effingham. Messages will be delivered to you any way you want—on your home phone, cell phone, email, and more by the City Telecommunicators and/or City officials. The system will be used for situations such as boil orders, evacuations, hazmat incidents, missing persons, or any other Crime watch event that may involve your neighborhood or community.  

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Premise Alert Program

The Illinois Premise Alert Program allows residents in the City of Effingham to register a person with special needs who could require specific assistance in the event of an emergency. The time saving information will be used to offer guidance to emergency responders.

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