On 2/10/2016 The Village of Greenwood became the Forth Community in Nebraska to test Critical Alert Messages via TEXT to residents of Greenwood Nebraska.
The System is scheduled to go live on 4/3/2016. Residents can elect to participate free in the Village Alert Testing by entering their Mobile Number here:
Standard text message and data rates may apply. You can always Reply HELP for help, or STOP to cancel.
Subscribing is also possible by sending a New TEXT to 28748 w/ 68366 alone in the SUBJECT just once - and replying w/First & Last Names as prompted.
This Greenwood Alert System will test each Friday at 12:01PM (Local) to confirm registration in the ongoing System - At any time participants can turn off the Alerts by TEXTing or Replying STOP to 28748
There is no cost to the resident unless they pay their wireless company for each TEXT message, in which case they would pay for a normal TEXT Message once to subscribe.
The Village will Alert Residents of any situation that represents a clear and present danger to person or property in a manner that provides instant notification for all Alert Participants with a greater than 93% open rate in less than 90 Sec which is the nature of TEXT Messaging.
For immediate assistance call 866-932-4774 - STD SMS & Data Rates May apply, up to 6 addtl. msg per mos, Once subscribed if you wish to leave TEXT STOP to End, TEXT HELP for help.