Green encouraged every household to sign up to receive these important alerts.
“You may sign up to receive these alerts from the City of Salem in any of the following manners: text message, voice call, and or email. Each household can register up to 4 phone numbers and 4 email addresses. All you need to do is:
- Go towww.reachalert.comand click on Sign up.
- Enter Salem as the network name.
- Follow the prompts and enter your preferred contact information.
- Select Resident or Business”
He said if residents opt to receive text alerts, Reach Alert will send a text message to their cell phone immediately upon completion of their registration.
Green instructed to enter the 4-digit number on the registration screen and then click the word VALIDATE.
“If you do not receive this message, please call Reach Alert,” he said.
If you do not have access to a computer or if you experience any difficulty registering, please contact REACH Alert at (877) 307-9313 or call the water utility office at (812) 883-3937.
Green said the city had some customers’ information already, but some files need updated phone numbers. Please let our office know of any changes.
Mayor Green said he hoped every resident would take advantage of the Reach Alert System to help keep families safe and to continue to make Salem a great place to live.