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|Get Your GEANI Emergency Notifications
Receive important public safety information on your home and cell phones (e-mail and text) from the GEANI system. GEANI sends messages based on where an incident is taking place or will take place and where you live or work. All land-line phone numbers published in local phone books are automatically enrolled in GEANI, but you must self-register unpublished land-line numbers, cellular numbers and VoIP telephone numbers by going to this website.
Weather Preparedness Information
Follow these four basic steps:
Community Preparedness Training
- Get a kit
- Make a plan
- Be informed
- Get involved in neighborhood planning
Special Preparedness Training is available to communities, places of business, and organizations. Did you know that all residences, places of business, institutions, nursing homes, special need facilities, daycare centers, schools and universities need to use well-placed NOAA weather radios for all-threat alerts?
And did you know that community groups, churches, and neighborhood associations may contact either the Greensboro Police Department
at 373-2636 or Fire Department
at 574-4088 to schedule preparedness training, or that you may call Guilford County Emergency Management
at 641-2278 to discuss specific protective plans?
This site is designed to help you prepare your family, coworkers, and neighbors during emergencies. Sharing plans and communicating in advance is a good strategy. Like other areas of Homeland Security, the time to prepare is now!