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The following localities have completed the necessary authentication steps to use the Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS).

IPAWS users can send emergency messages that activate the Emergency Alert System (EAS) for radio and TV broadcasts, generate Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA) on wireless devices, and post emergency alert and warning information on other sources such as NOAA’s National Weather Service networks and various internet applications and services.

Current IPAWS Alerting Authorities

Alerting Authorities currently in Process

IPAWS Public Alerting Authorities (Current as of May 29, 2014)

 

STATE/TERRITORY ALERTING AUTHORITY
AK State of Alaska Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management
AK Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management
AL Alabama Emergency Management Agency
AL Baldwin County
AL Dekalb County Emergency Management Agency
AL Mobile County Emergency Management Agency
AL University of Alabama
AR Arkansas Department of Emergency Management
AR Benton County Office of Emergency Communications
AR City of North Little Rock
AR Washington County
AZ Arizona Division of Emergency Management (ADEM)
AZ Maricopa County Department of Emergency Management
CA California Governor's Office of Emergency Services
CA Butte County
CA City of Monterey Park
CA City of Moreno Valley Emergency Operations Center
CA City of San Leandro
CA Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff
CA County of Los Angeles
CA County of Sacramento
CA County of Tulare
CA Madera County Sheriff's Department
CA Merced County Office of Emergency Services
CA Monterey County
CA Orange County
CA Riverside & San Bernardino Counties (LECC)
CA San Diego County Office of Emergency Services
CA San Francisco Department of Emergency Management
CA San Joaquin County Office of Emergency Services
CA San Luis Obispo County Office of Emergency Services
CA Siskiyou County
CA Ventura County Sheriff's Office - Office of Emergency Services
CA Yolo County
CO Colorado Division of Emergency Management
CO City and County of Denver
CO City of Grand Junction
CO Pueblo County Sheriff's Office
CO Summit County Government
DC District of Columbia Homeland Security & Emergency Management Agency
DE Delaware Emergency Management Agency (DEMA)
FL Florida Division of Emergency Management
FL Alachua County Emergency Management
FL Broward County
FL Charlotte County
FL Duval County
FL Escambia County Board of County Commissioners
FL Gilchrist County
FL Indian River County
FL Manatee County Government
FL Miami-Dade County Office of Emergency Management
FL Pasco County Board of County Commissioners
FL Pinellas County
FL Santa Rosa County Board of County Commissioners
FL Seminole County Office of Emergency Management
FL St. Johns County
GA Georgia Emergency Management Agency and Office of Homeland Security
GA Columbia County
GA Liberty County Emergency Management
HI Hawaii State Civil Defense
IA Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management
IA Johnson County Emergency Management Agency
IA Pottawattamie County
ID Idaho Bureau of Homeland Security
IL Illinois Emergency Management Agency
IL City of Springfield
IL Cook County
IL DuPage County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management
IL Fulton County
IL Grundy County
IL Kane County
IL Kankakee County
IL LaSalle County Emergency Management Agency
IL McHenry County Emergency Management Agency
IL Will County Emergency Management Agency
IN Indiana Department of Homeland Security (IDHS)
IN City of Indianapolis
IN Jackson County EMA
IN Knox County Emergency Management Agency
IN Monroe County
IN Putnam County Emergency Management Agency
IN Wabash County Emergency Management Agency
IN Wayne County Emergency Management Agency
KS Fort Riley
KS Johnson County Kansas Division of Emergency Management
KS Sedgwick County Emergency Management
KY Kentucky Division of Emergency Management
KY Boone County Emergency Management
KY City of Grayson and Carter County
KY Daviess County Kentucky Emergency Management
KY Lexington Fayette Urban County Government
KY Louisville-Jefferson County
KY Madison County Kentucky EMA/CSEPP
KY Webster County Emergency Management
LA Louisiana Governor's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness
LA Allen Parish Sheriff's Office/ Homeland Security
LA Calcasieu Parish
LA Jefferson Parish
LA Lafourche Parish
LA Plaquemines Parish
LA St. Bernard Parish
LA Tangipahoa Parish
LA West Feliciana Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness
MA Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency
MD Maryland Emergency Management Agency
MD Cecil County Department of Emergency Services
MD Charles County
MD City of Baltimore
MD Howard County Office of Emergency Management
MD Montgomery County Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security
MD Prince George's County
MD Queen Anne's County Department of Emergency Services
MD St. Mary's County Government
MD Talbot County
ME Maine Emergency Management Agency
MI Michigan State Police Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division
MI Berrien County Sheriff's Department
MI Charlevoix, Cheboygan and Emmet County Office of Emergency Management
MI Clare County Emergency Management
MI County of Oakland
MI Lapeer County
MI Lenawee County Emergency Management
MI Mason County
MI Midland County Office Of Emergency Management
MI Muskegon County
MI Newaygo County
MI Osceola County
MI St. Clair County Homeland Security Emergency Management
MI Washtenaw County
MN Dept of Public Safety, Div of Homeland Security and Emergency Mgmt
MN City of Minneapolis
MN City of Rochester
MN Dakota Communications Center
MN Hennepin County
MN Mille Lacs County Sheriff's Office
MN Morrison County Sheriff's Office
MN Rock County Sheriff's Office
MO State of Missouri Emergency Management Agency
MO Atchison County 911/ Emergency Management
MO Camden County Emergency Management Agency
MO City of Cape Girardeau, Missouri
MO Jackson County
MO Kansas City Office of Emergency Management
MO Macon County
MO Osage County
MS Mississippi Emergency Management Agency
MS Hancock County
MS Jackson County Office of Emergency Services
MS Lauderdale Emergency Management Agency
MS Oktibbeha County
NC Charlotte-Mecklenburg Emergency Management
NC Cumberland County
NC Currituck County
NC Fort Bragg
NC Guilford County Emergency Management
NC Randolph County
NC Wake County
ND North Dakota Department of Emergency Services, Division of Homeland Security
NE Nebraska Emergency Management Agency (NEMA)
NE Buffalo County Emergency Management
NE Keith County Emergency Management/ 911 Agency
NE Platte County Emergency Management
NE Saunders County Emergency Management
NJ New Jersey State Police
NJ New Jersey State Police
NJ Sussex County
NM New Mexico Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management
NM Sandoval County
NV Nevada Division of Emergency Management
NV City of Henderson
NV City of Las Vegas Office of Emergency Management
NV Washoe County
NY New York State Office of Emergency Management
NY Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office
NY Chautauqua County Emergency Services
NY City of Cohoes
NY Erie County Sheriff's Office
NY Fort Drum
NY Franklin County
NY Jefferson County
NY Monroe County
NY New York City Office of Emergency Management
NY Suffolk County Fire Rescue and Emergency Services
NY Tioga County Sheriff's Office
NY Town of Clarkstown
NY Warren County
NY Washington County
NY Wayne County
NY Yates County
OH Ohio Emergency Management Agency
OH Ashtabula County
OH Clark County
OH Delaware County
OH Fairfield County
OH Geauga County
OH Knox County Emergency Management Agency
OH Lucas County
OH Shelby County Emergency Management Agency
OH Tuscarawas County
OK Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management
OK City of Altus Emergency Management
OR Oregon Office of Emergency Management
OR City of Portland Bureau of Emergency Management
OR Clatsop County
OR Klamath County
OR Lincoln County
OR Tillamook County
PA Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency
PA City of Philadelphia
PA County of Chester Department of Emergency Services
PA Lancaster County Emergency Management Agency
PA Montgomery County Public Safety, Emergency Management Division
PR Puerto Rico Emergency Management Agency
RI Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency
SC Emergency Management Division of the South Carolina Adjutant General's Office
SD City of Sioux Falls
SD Pennington County Emergency Management
TN Tennessee Emergency Management Agency
TN City of Dyersburg
TN Cleveland/Bradley County Emergency Management Agency
TN Crossville/Cumberland County Emergency Management Agency
TN Knoxville-Knox County Emergency Management Agency
TN Loudon County
TN Metropolitan Government of Nashville/Davidson County
TN Overton / Pickett Emergency Communications District
TN Putnam County
TN Shelby County
TN Williamson County
TX Texas Department of Public Safety Division of Emergency Management
TX City of Baytown
TX City of Dallas
TX City of Freeport
TX City of Hutchins
TX City of Live Oak
TX City of San Antonio
TX Denton County Department of Emergency Services
TX Galveston County Office of Emergency Management
TX Harris County
TX Hays County
TX Montgomery County Office of Emergency Management
TX Montgomery County Sheriff's Office
TX Texas Department of Public Safety Division of Emergency Management
TX Waco-McLennan County Office of Emergency Management
UT Provo City
UT Salt Lake County
VA Virginia Department of Emergency Management
VA City of Harrisonburg & County of Rockingham Emergency Communications Center
VA City of Lynchburg
VA City of Newport News
VA City of Norfolk
VA Fairfax County Office of Emergency Management
VA Loudoun County
VA York County
VT Vermont Department of Public Safety - Emergency Management Division
WA Washington State Emergency Management
WA Clark Regional Emergency Services Agency (CRESA)
WA King County
WA Stevens County
WI Wisconsin Emergency Management
WI Dane County Emergency Management
WI Manitowoc County
WI Winnebago County Emergency Management
WV West Virginia Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management
WV Barbour County
WV Berkeley County
WV Cabell County
WV City of Beckley
WV City of Bridgeport
WV City of Charleston
WV Fayette County
WV Gilmer County
WV Greenbrier County
WV Hampshire County
WV Hardy County
WV Jefferson County
WV Kanawha County
WV Lincoln County
WV Marion County Homeland Security and Emergency Management
WV Marshall County
WV McDowell County
WV Mercer County
WV Mineral County
WV Monroe County
WV Nicholas County
WV Putnam County
WV Raleigh County
WV Randolph County
WV Summers County
WV Tucker County
WV Upshur County
WV West Virginia Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management
WV Wirt County
WV Wood County
WV Wyoming County
WY Wyoming Office of Homeland Security
WY Campbell County Emergency Management Agency
WY Teton County Emergency Management
WY Washakie County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management

IPAWS Alerting Authorities in Process (Current as of May 29, 2014)

 

STATE/TERRITORY ALERTING AUTHORITY
AL Calhoun County Emergency Management Agency
AL Jefferson County
AL Monroe County Emergency Management Agency
AL Pickens County Emergency Management Agency
AR City of Fayetteville
CA City of Anaheim
CA City of Beverly Hills
CA City of Culver City
CA City of Oakland
CA City of Rancho Cucamonga
CA City of Santa Monica
CA County of Tuolumne
CA Northern California Regional Intelligence Center
CA San Mateo County
CA Santa Barbara County
CO City of Colorado Springs
CO Jefferson County Emergency Communications Authority (JCECA)
CT State of Connecticut Division of Emergency Management and Homeland Security
CT Town of Durham
CT Town of Middlefield
FL Bay County Emergency Services
FL Brevard County Office of Emergency Management
FL Citrus County Sheriff's Office Emergency Management
FL City of Tampa Office of Emergency Management
FL City of Treasure Island
FL Collier County Sheriff's Office
FL Hillsborough County Aviation Authority
FL Hillsborough County Fire Rescue Office of Emergency Management
FL Lake County Board of County Commissioners - Public Safety Department
FL Taylor County Board of County Commissioners Emergency Management Departement
FL Wakulla County
FL Walton County
GA Atlanta-Fulton County Emergency Management Agency
GA Fort Benning
GA Walker County Emergency Services
HI Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency
ID Franklin County Sheriff's Office
ID Idaho State University
IL City of Aurora
IL City of Belleville
IL City of Chicago Department of Aviation
IL Village of Barrington
IL Village of Glencoe
IL Village of Mundelein
IL Village of Schiller Park
IN Delaware County Emergency Management Agency
IN Grant County Emergency Management Agency
IN Jay County Emergency Management Agency
IN Madison County Emergency Management Agency
IN Montgomery County Emergency Management Agency
IN Morgan County
IN Shelby County Emergency Management
IN Whitley County
KS Anderson County
KS City of Coffeyville
KS Wyandotte County Emergency Management Agency
KY Louisville - Jefferson County Emergency Management Agency
KY Ohio County Emergency Management
LA Cameron Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness
LA Iberia Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness
LA Lincoln Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness
LA Natchitoches Parish Sheriff's Office
LA New Orleans Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness
LA St. Landry Parish Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness
LA West Baton Rouge Parish
LA Winn Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness
MA Town of Bourne
MD Calvert County
MD Carroll County Emergency Management Division
MD Harford County
ME Town of Scarborough
MI City of Flint
MI City of Lansing Emergency Management
MI City of Riverview Police and Fire
MI Eaton County Emergency Services
MI Genesee County
MI Ingham County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management
MI Ionia County
MI Mackinac County
MI Ottawa County Sheriff's Office
MI Wayne County Homeland Security and Emergency Management
MN Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office
MN Ramsey County Emergency Communications
MN Washington County Sheriff's Office
MO City of Independence Fire Department/Office of Emergency Preparedness
MO Pettis County Sheriff's Office
MO Springfield-Greene County Office of Emergency Management
MT Missoula County
NC North Carolina Department of Public Safety
NC Beaufort County
NC Brunswick County
NC Burke County
NC Cabarrus County
NC Craven County
NC New Hanover County Emergency Management
NC Onslow County
NC Orange County
NC Rockingham County Emergency Management Agency
NC Town of Cary
ND Red River Regional Dispatch Center (RRRDC)
NE Otoe County Emergency Management
NE Richardson County
NH State of New Hampshire Dept of Safety - Div of Emergency Services and Comm
NJ Borough of Manasquan Office of Emergency Management
NJ Galloway Township
NJ Mercer County
NJ Salem County Office of Emergency Management
NM Colfax County
NV Clark County Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security
NY Albany County Sheriff's Office
NY City of Rensselaer
NY City of Watervliet
NY Cortland County Department of Emergency Response & Communications
NY Montgomery County
NY Ontario County
NY Orange County
NY Oswego County
NY Rockland County
NY Saratoga County
NY Steuben County 911
NY Town of Hamburg Office of Emergency Services
NY Village of Green Island
NY Village of Menands
OH City of Jackson
OH Cuyahoga County
OH Franklin County
OH Hamilton County
OH Stark County
OK City of Stillwater
OK Oklahoma City-County Health Department
OK Oklahoma County
OK Woodward County Office of Emergency Management
OR Benton County
OR Lane County
PA Beaver County
PA Berks County Department of Emergency Services
PA Bucks County Emergency Management Agency
PA Huntingdon County Emergency Management Agency
RI Providence Emergency Management Agency
SC Anderson County
SC Chester County Emergency Management
SC McCormick County
TN Bristol Tennessee Emergency Communications District
TN City of Franklin
TN Clay County
TN Fayette County
TN Fentress County Emergency Management Agency
TN Hardin County
TN Henry County Emergency Management Agency
TN Jackson-Madison County Emergency Management Agency
TN Johnson County
TN Macon County
TN Marion County Emergency Management Agency
TN Smith County
TN University of Tennessee Knoxville
TN Warren County Emergency Communications District
TN White County
TX Ark-Tex Council of Governments
TX City of El Paso
TX City of Fort Worth
TX City of Kirby
TX City of Richardson
TX City of Schertz
TX Dallas County Government Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management
TX Fort Bliss
TX Fort Hood
TX League City
TX Panhandle Regional Planning Commission
TX Tarrant County
TX Texas A&M University
TX Texas Capital Area Council of Governments
TX University of North Texas Health Science Center
UT Utah Division of Emergency Management
UT Beaver County Sheriff's Office
UT Box Elder County
UT Davis County Sheriff's Office
UT Morgan County Emergency Management
UT Rich County
UT Weber County Emergency Management
VA City of Alexandria Fire Department Office of Emergency Management
VA City of Hopewell
VA City of Staunton
VA Fort Belvoir
VA Manassas Park Police
VA Prince William County
VA Town of Abingdon
VA Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
WA Joint Base Lewis-McChord
WA Lincoln County Sheriff's Office
WA Pacific County
WA Pierce County
WV Boone County Emergency Management Agency
WV Braxton County
WV Brooke County
WV Grant County
WV Harrison County
WV Lewis County
WV Mason County
WV Mingo County Emergency Management
WV Monongalia County
WV Morgan County
WV Pocahontas County
WV Webster County
WY Fremont County Government
WY Platte County
WY Sheridan County Emergency Management
WY Sublette County Emergency Management
Last Updated: 
06/11/2014 - 16:06
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