Poweshiek County Emergency Notification System (PCENS) is a mass notification service provided by Poweshiek County Emergency Management Agency (PCEMA). PCENS gives PCEMA the ability to send out mass notifications regarding emergency or general events. These messages can be sent to specific locations or county wide. Residents can also select to receive weather warnings on their mobile phone. This is a free opt-in service available to all Poweshiek County residents.
Sign up to receive alerts in Poweshiek County. Citizens can sign up using three different processes:
- Visit the Smart911 website to sign up online
- Download the Smart911 app and create a customized profile
- Send a text message to opt-in: text "PoweshiekIA" to 672-83