Would you like to receive Emergency Alerts and other Public Alerts on your cell phone for your community in Kingsport and Sullivan County?
The Kingsport Emergency Communication District and Sullivan County 911 has a system in place to help notify you of emergencies and hazards in our community. At https://kingsportsullivantn.onthealert.com citizens can enter their cell phone and address information to receive these alerts.
Kingsport Emergency Communication District, Sullivan County 911 and City of Kingsport Public Works department utilize Geo-Cast Web from Cassidian Communications as their emergency notification system. In addition to residential and business records in the existing database, this system offers citizens the option of self-registration for non-land line phone users.
Geo-Cast assists emergency communication workers with notification to citizen concerning events such as the need for evacuation due to a hazard material spill or release and information or description of a lost or missing child in their neighborhood.
Public works uses Geo-Cast to notify customers of changes in their services such as scheduled water outages or upcoming line repairs in the area.