Welcome to Sarasota County’s mass notification system for rapid emergency updates. This service sends alerts via phone, text and/or email, depending on user preference.
Alert Sarasota County will attempt to contact users by landline, cellphone, text message, email or mobile app push notification, depending on which contact information is provided. Manage your alert subscriptions at any time by returning to this website and logging in to your account.
Opt-in for alert subscriptions offered by the county or your local municipality.
To register, click Sign Up above and select your area or jurisdiction of interest. If you are not sure which area or jurisdiction to sign up for, use the Jurisdiction Map to search your address. The interactive map will tell you the jurisdiction as well as provide a direct link to sign up.
Sarasota jurisdictions currently part of Alert Sarasota County:
Alert Sarasota County – Sarasota County (unincorporated)
Alert Sarasota County – City of Sarasota
Alert Sarasota County – City of North Port
Alert Sarasota County – City of Venice
Alert Sarasota County – Town of Longboat Key
NOTE: County and municipality alerts can differ. You should register an account with the jurisdiction of your home address to ensure you receive alerts from that area. By also using the mobile app you will receive alerts from other areas based on location.
Residents are encouraged to download the free Everbridge mobile app. This app allows users to see all public notifications issued through the Everbridge system. Watch this YouTube video for more information on installing and setting up the mobile app.
ABOUT CODERED: Alert Sarasota County replaces the CodeRED system. CodeRED subscribers will need to register for an Alert Sarasota County account to continue receiving alerts. We cannot guarantee that CodeRED account information will be transferred to Alert Sarasota County.
YOUR INFORMATION’S SECURITY: Data entered into the Alert Sarasota County system is only used to send alerts and will never be sold.