When emergencies happen in Collier County, we can’t alert you, if we can’t reach you.
Collier County encourages all residents to sign up for Alert Collier, the County’s new mass notification system. When you sign up with Alert Collier you can enter up to five addresses within the County boundaries that you would like to receive emergency alerts about. Enter your home, work, relative, school or any other address that’s important to you. Should an alert be issued for that location, you will receive a notification.
You can sign up with your cell phone to receive calls and/or text messages, your email address(es), home phone, business phone and hearing impaired device. Collier County encourages you to also download the Everbridge Public Safety app (free in the iOS, Android and Windows app stores), this app will allow you to see all public notifications issued across the State and Country by other Everbridge users. Live in Lee county but work in another County? No problem you can receive their emergency alerts just by having the app installed.
So, create a contact on your phone for Alert Collier, the caller ID our alerts will come from is 239-252-8000 and the short code our texts will come from is 89361 and 87844. Save Alert Collier as a contact today!
If you would like to sign up for emergency ONLY text messages, text COLLIERFL to 888777. Please note that this does NOT sign you up for our automated weather alert services.