The monthly test of the Community Alert Sirens will be conducted on:

 

Wednesday, January 1, 2020 (at approximately 11:30 a.m.)

 

 

THIS IS ONLY A TEST !

 

The monthly test is described as followsOne-minute “all-clear chimes” will precede and follow a two-minute “siren tone.” Total testing time will not exceed five minutes. It is important to note that the “siren” tone carries a greater distance. It may be heard in areas beyond the reach of the “chime.”

 

During a real emergency, when you hear the sirens“Shelter. Shut. Listen.”

 

Shelter in Place means to:

 

If at home/outdoors:

 

  1. Go indoors;
  2. Close all vents, windows and doors;
  3. Listen for instructions on local cable and radio.

 

If driving:

 

  1. Continue driving;
  2. Close windows and vents;
  3. Turn your radio to 1620 AM CitiSOUNDS.

 

If in a parked car:

 

  1. DO NOT start the engine;
  2. Close windows and vents;
  3. Turn your radio to 1620 AM CitiSOUNDS.

 

Listen for the “chimes” sound that will signal the “all clear.

 

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