WCDPS – Mobile Application Press Release – 08.19.2016 This is from Washington County Dept. of Public Safety.
Looking to stay updated with emergency preparedness information and mobile access to local Washington County emergency alerts? There’s an app for that and we’re releasing it today!
Our mobile app is designed to keep our citizens, businesses, and visitors prepared for and alerted to emergencies!! Our new mobile app is available for download free of charge from the iPhone and Google Play (Android) app stores. Users can receive county emergency alerts (push notifications) in the notifications on their smartphone, App users can also help friends, family, and neighbors in their preparedness efforts via the “Share our App” feature.
Check out our YouTube app video tutorial here for a quick look at our app: https://youtu.be/b-0J0vT04dg
Download our app free here today!:
Apple Device: https://goo.gl/3SzeL8
Android Device: https://goo.gl/d8yZPZ
A copy of our full Press Release with much more information regarding our mobile application is attached and has been posted on the county website here: https://ny-washingtoncounty.civicplus.com/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=396
The program was funded through the use of Homeland Security funds from FEMA and the New York State Division of Homeland Security & Emergency Services allocated for citizen emergency preparedness initiatives.
The Public Safety team
Timothy R. Hardy
Deputy Director, NY-CEM