Register for Code Red Alerts



Sign up for CodeRED by clicking the link below!  The page allows residents and businesses to add or update their contact information to ensure you will be contacted when a CodeRED message is sent.


The CodeRED system is used to send emergency notifications, from evacuation notices to missing child alerts.  Residents and businesses located within Kilgore are encouraged to sign up for CodeRED to be sure they receive timely emergency notifications and other important information and instructions when alerts are issued. This is our way of notifying you in an emergency situation.  


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 life saving. 


The CodeRED alert system is free to Kilgore residents. To sign up for CodeRED, click on the CodeRED picture above.  It will only take a few minutes to enjoy a service that just may save your life.  Please tell all of your friends and family about this invaluable service. If they don’t have computer access, have them contact the police department and we will be happy to assist them.



The CodeRed system is used to send critical communications from evacuation notices to missing child alerts.



When you see the following displayed, you will know the call is from us.  We would also recommend you enter the phone #'s and save to your contact list.  If you would like to hear the last message delivered to your phone, simply dial the number back.


o   Emergency Notifications

     1-866-419-5000 or Emergency Comm


o   General Notifications

     1-855-969-4636 or ECN Community


o   Weather Warning Alerts

     1-800-566-9780 or Emergency Comm



Your contact information remains private and will only be used for community notifications.



Mobile Alert 

Get the CodeRED Mobile Alert at the link below.



Frequently Asked Questons


  • Can I register additional telephone numbers?  

             You may register alternate numbers. 


  • Is my personal Information protected?

             Your personal information will not be shared, sold, or leased to any third parties.


  • How will I recognize a CodeRED Message?

              To ensure you will recognized the number from CodeRED we recommend you  save each of the numbers to your phone contacts and label them approprately to make them easy to identify.


  • Will the Code RED system leave a message on a voicemail or answering machine?

               Yes, the system will leave a message. You may also dial the number ot hear  the last message sent.


  • What should I do if I receive a CodeRED Message?

               Listen carefully to the entire message.  Follow any directions or recommendations the message provides.  Do not call 911, the Police or Fire Departments unless you need immediate aid.