Burke County Advises Citizens How to Receive Public Notifications<div class="ExternalClass21D5F82CECB2444785B97CDAA0B45C23">Update: Citizens can now text 828-295-1101 to be registered for Hyper-Reach.</div><div class="ExternalClass21D5F82CECB2444785B97CDAA0B45C23"> </div><div class="ExternalClass21D5F82CECB2444785B97CDAA0B45C23"><p style="text-decoration:line-through;">Update: The phone number that was listed that citizens could text to register for Hyper-Reach was incorrect and has been removed. You can still register to receive emergency alerts from the Burke County webpage. We apologize for the inconvenience. </p><p>Citizens who wish to receive emergency notifications from Burke County regarding Hurricane Florence or other public safety notifications in their area through their cellular phones should register with Hyper-Reach, Burke County's emergency notification system.  If you have a residential telephone in your home, that number is already registered unless you have asked for it to be removed in the past. </p><p style="text-align:justify;"> Please do not call the communication's center to register.</p><p style="text-align:justify;"> Citizens may register by visiting www.burkenc.org and clicking on the appropriate link in the scrolling banner on top of the page.  </p><p style="text-align:justify;"> You may also visit the Emergency Communication's page under the departments tab for the appropriate link. </p><p style="text-align:justify;text-decoration:line-through;"> Cell phones can also be registered by texting "burkealerts" to 828-201-3877</p></div>http://www.burkenc.org/departments/county-manager/Burke County Advises Citizens How to Receive Public Notificationshttps://intranet.burkenc.org/WebsiteContent/Lists/Home Page News/DispForm.aspx?ID=162https://intranet.burkenc.orglance.riddle@burkenc.org | Lance Riddle | 693A30232E777C6275726B655C6C616E63652E726964646C65 i:0#.w|burke\lance.riddle9/14/2018 5:54:41 PM08624aspx12https://intranet.burkenc.org/WebsiteContent/Lists/Home Page News/AllItems.aspxFalse