Code Red Emergency Notifications

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Code red emergency notifications

Code Red Emergency Notifications

Fulton County encourages residents to register for CodeRED. CodeRED is a telephone communication service that allows us to quickly notify citizens about emergency situations.


Fulton County will use the CodeRED system to notify citizens about emergencies such as:

Severe Weather - severe weather warning notifications will be issued within seconds after being issued by the National Weather Service. Weather notifications are issued for the immediate threats of severe thunderstorm warnings, flash flood warnings and tornado warnings. Other emergencies include:

  • Drinking water contamination
  • Utility outage
  • Evacuation notice and route
  • Missing person
  • Fires or floods
  • Bomb threat
  • Hostage situation
  • Chemical spill or gas leak
  • Other emergency incidents where rapid and accurate notification is essential

It’s easy for you and your family members to register simply go to the following registration link and fill out the required information.

For residents without internet access, please call the Fulton County Department of Emergency Communications non-emergency phone line at 404-730-7900 during normal business hours and an Emergency Communications staff will assist in the registration process.