Soon Elbert County Citizens Will Have Chance to Learn More About New Alert System

September 25, 2012

Over the next few weeks, Elbert County 9-1-1 and Emergency Services staff will be at locations throughout Elbert County and the Cities of Bowman and Elberton to allow the citizens to learn more about a new alert system and to sign up for emergency notifications.

The new system is called DeltAlert, which is a web-based, mass notification system that enables users to make time sensitive announcements in a rapid, reliable, and cost-effective manner

DeltAlert will primarily be used to send out notifications relating to Natural Disasters, Man-made Disasters, and Municipalities Uses.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Elbert County 9-1-1 center at (706) 283-2026 or Chuck Almond at (706) 283-2003.

To sign up for the new alert system, you can visit For further updates on the new alert system, you can visit the Elbert County Emergency Services Facebook page.