CodeRED now available in Town of Orchard Park

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WIVB) – The Town of Orchard Park is the latest municipality in Western New York to contract with CodeRED, a high-speed emergency notification service.

CodeRED can be used to alert a specific area, such as one residential neighborhood, or a larger area. However, residents must sign up to receive the alerts through phone calls, text, e-mail and/or social media.

You can sign up to join CodeRED here:

Town officials believe the new system will enable them to better alert residents about hazardous conditions, such as traffic or road conditions, boil water advisories, evacuation notices, and AMBER alerts. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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