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Posted on: November 19, 2020

Blue Earth County Encourages Residents to Enroll in Community Notification System


CodeRED is the FREE community notification system available to Blue Earth County residents that will send important alerts concerning time-sensitive and/or emergency information via phone calls, text messages, emails, and social media. 


Blue Earth County encourages residents to actively participate in emergency preparedness by remaining informed. Safety is a two-way street, receiving these notifications will ensure residents will receive the information they need, when it matters, regarding events such as: 

  • Missing Persons/Children
  • Evacuation Notices
  • Natural Disasters
  • Inclement Weather Warnings 
  • Criminal Activities 
  • Unplanned Road Closures/Traffic Alerts 
  • Shelter In Place/Lockdowns 


There are multiple ways to enroll in the notification system: 

  • Text BLUEEARTHALERT to 99411.
  • Visit the Blue Earth County website ( and use the CodeRED icon on the bottom right hand corner of the home page.
  • Download the CodeRED Mobile Alert app available in the App Store or Google Play. 

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