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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.

CodeRED Weather Warning

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 CodeREDCodeRED Weather Warning Opens in new window 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. 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.

Caller ID

When you see the following displayed, you will know the call is from us. We would also recommend you enter the phone Number '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.

  • Emergency Notifications: 1-866-419-5000 or Emergency Community
  • General Notifications: 1-855-969-4636 or ECN Community
  • Weather Warning Alerts: 800-566-9780 or Emergency Community


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

Mobile Alert

Get the CodeRED Mobile Alert.