CEMA Prepare-A-thon Telethon underway

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - The Chatham County Emergency Management agency is holding its Prepare-A-thon Telethon Friday.

In an emergency, it is critical to receive lifesaving information as quickly and efficiently as possible.

All Chatham County residents are encouraged to sign up for the Community Notification System. These alerts notify residents of urgent public safety concerns that directly impact Chatham County, including hurricane evacuation notices.

On Friday, CEMA staff, emergency response partners and volunteers will answer calls at the Emergency Operations Center to assist residents who wish to sign up for the program.

The phone lines will be open from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. To sign up, call 912.644.8899 or register online by clicking here.

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