Sign Up for Emergency Alerts

Morris County uses an emergency alert system called AlertMorrisSign up to get emergency alerts via email, text, phone, or social media!

Countywide alerts

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Sign Up for AlertMorris

You'll be asked to provide your name, email address and phone number.

Alerts from your town

Want to get emergency alerts from your town? Visit our Cities and Towns page, look for your town, and click on the "emergency alerts" link to sign up.

Special needs alerts

For residents with special needs and their families, sign up at NJ Register Ready.

This will help emergency responders know who needs special assistance in a disaster or other emergency.

Register Your Information with 911

Smart911 allows residents to create a Safety Profile for their household that includes vital information that you want 9-1-1 call takers and emergency responders to have in the event of an emergency. Residents can offer as much or as little personal or business information as they wish. Sign up at

The Morris County Communications Center currently provides public service answering for 25 towns under the county’s communications network umbrella. 9-1-1 calls made to emergency call takers in those towns would trigger Smart911 information displays.

The following towns are currently included:

  • Boonton Township
  • Chatham
  • Chatham Township
  • Chester
  • Chester Township
  • Dover
  • East Hanover
  • Harding
  • Long Hill
  • Madison
  • Mendham
  • Mendham Township
  • Mine Hill
  • Morris Township
  • Morristown
  • Morris Plains
  • Mountain Lakes
  • Mount Arlington
  • Netcong
  • Randolph
  • Rockaway Borough
  • Roxbury
  • Victory Gardens
  • Washington Township
  • Wharton

AlertMorris on Social Media

Get county-wide emergency alerts on social media: follow AlertMorris on Facebook and follow AlertMorris on Twitter.