The Charleston DPS uses a service called Nixle to send out text message and email alerts. This service is free*. After signing up you will receive information pertinent to our community such as weather alerts, school closings, road closures, etc.
You can sign up two ways:
If you only want to receive text alerts, text our zip code 63834 to 888777
If you would like to receive e-mail and texst alerts, follow this link to register at Nixle.com. The online registration will allow you to add multiple locations such as home and work.
A step by step guide is available here to get text and email alerts: Nixle Instructional Flyer
* charges may still apply from your cellular provider.