The following is a news release from Cameron Parish OEP:
Cameron Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness is asking residents to register with its Emergency Notification Service Provider, FirstCall. The FirstCall Emergency Notification Service can immediately deliver emergency alerts to citizens and first responders. It gives Cameron Parish the ability to provide the community with important, timely information about hurricanes and other high profile events occurring in the area.
This is done using an Emergency Notification Service to landlines, cell phones, SMS text messaging devices and email. Mass numbers of residents can be alerted with important information in five minutes or less.