Arlington Alert

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 Arlington Alert is a FREE program that sends alerts about local traffic, hazardous weather, major events, much more!

Register or log in to receive emergency alerts and other important information from Arlington County:

I’m a Community Member

I’m an Arlington County Government Employee

Instant, Official Information

Receive free notifications and updates on:

  • Major emergencies
  • Weather
  • Severe traffic disruptions
  • Severe transit delays
  • County status

Customize & Alerts on Multiple Devices

Customize Alerts
  • Choose the types of alerts to receive, including geo-targeted weather alerts
  • Set “quiet times” when you won’t receive messages
  • Register up to five locations (e.g., home, work, school)
  • Sign up for multiple jurisdictions at


Receive Alerts on Multiple Devices

Get alerts on up to ten devices! Delivery methods include:

  • Text
  • Landline/home phone
  • Smart phone push notifications
  • Email

 You only need one delivery method in order to sign up for alerts.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Texting STOP to an Everbridge notification will prevent all future TEXT notifications to your device. In order to resume text notifications, text RESUME to 88911 within 30 days. After 30 days, your phone number will be removed from your account. You will still continue to receive any notifications to other delivery methods, but you will not receive any notifications to the number you texted STOP from, including emergency notifications from Arlington Alert.