Emergency notifications via phone, text, email

(El Paso and Teller counties E911)

Twitter alerts

Nixle alerts

Get text and voice emergency alerts sent to your home phone, cellphones and email.

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)


FEMA wireless emergency alerts

Red Cross of the Pikes Peak Region

1040 S. 8th St., Colorado Springs


Red Cross apps

Pikes Peak United Way 2-1-1

Free, confidential hotline (dial 211 on your phone)

Emergency evacuation registry; scroll down to "Emergency Evacuation Registry," and click on "download the application"

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; click on "Emergency Preparedness and Response"

Emergency preparation assistance for those with disabilities

The Independence Center

709 S. Tejon St., Colorado Springs


National Weather Service radio

These radios, which can be found at Walmart and other stores, receive Weather Service radio broadcasts.

Learn more:

Colorado Division of Insurance

Firewise Communities

Firewise Communities encourages homeowners to take responsibility for preparing their homes - and therefore the community - from the risk of wildfire.

Colorado State University Extension Fire Resources

Wildfire Incident Information System; follow the status of wildfires by searching by name or by state.

City of Colorado Springs

Flood preparedness:

El Paso County Sheriff's Office/Office of Emergency Management

Colorado Office of Emergency Management

Waldo Canyon fire impacts and recovery map

Learn about the Waldo Canyon fire and ongoing work to mitigate post-fire flooding and restore the landscape.

Teller County Office of Emergency Management

A resource for incident reports, evacuations and shelters, disaster recovery and more

Colorado Department of Transportation Road Conditions

Flood insurance information

Agent referral: 800-427-2419