Alert Tampa

Alert Tampa is the City of Tampa’s Official Free Emergency Alert System.  The best way to stay connected with the City of Tampa during an emergency is by signing up for Alert Tampa. These time-critical notifications will be sent directly to your home phone, cell phone or email address.

Emergency Notifications

  • Mandatory Evacuations
  • Hurricane
  • Gas Leak
  • Hostage Situation
  • Critical Threat
  • Boil Water Orders

Informational Alerts

  • Emerging Crime Patterns
  • Street Closures for Planned Events

You will only receive alerts that affect the address you register within city limits.

  • A public facility (park, library or community center)
  • School or business
  • or any other location inside the City of Tampa’s limits

Registering for Alert Tampa is free so sign up today to get connected, visit