Alerts & Notifications


The City of Emporia uses CivicReady to send emergency alerts and other notifications via phone call, text message, and / or email. 

Examples of messages sent through CivicReady:

  • Public Safety Alerts 
  • Office Closures
  • Sanitation Changes
  • Splash Pad Updates
  • Street Closures and Updates

To receive Emergency Alerts via SMS text message only, text EmporiaKS to 38276.

Notify Me

Stay up-to-date with website updates and information from the City of Emporia by subscribing to Notify Me email and text notifications. 

By signing up, you can receive automatic notifications for:

  • Bid Postings
  • Calendar Events
  • Government Job Postings
  • News Flash website updates

MyAlerts Mobile Application

MyAlerts is the mobile application for CivicReady, the emergency alert and notification software. Residents and visitors can receive life-saving emergency alerts, community notifications and advanced warning of severe weather directly on their Android or Apple iOS phone or tablet.