November 1, 2011 - 9:14pm
Code Red
"The Code Red system is easy to use and gets information to people quickly so they can protect themselves and their families."
When he was running for mayor, Greg Fischer promised to implement a new citywide system to keep citizens updated during emergencies, and today he unveiled the new Code Red network and encouraged citizens to sign up for the free service.The system uses a variety of methods — text alerts,...
March 7, 2011 - 4:05pm
Kentucky's first and official Severe Weather Awareness Month begins tomorrow with a statewide tornado drill, courtesy of the National Weather Service. Read Governor's Beshear's proclamation, participate in the drill, and find out how to protect yourself and your family in case the siren doesn't work (again).
Just last week, Governor Steve Beshear proclaimed March Kentucky's official Severe Weather Awareness Month. The governor signed his statement just one day following Louisville's failure to warn residents of actual tornados during the morning's wee hours.Severe weather awareness officially begins...