Emergency Notification System- SMART911

To insure reliable and timely communication with its residents during an emergency, the Town of Oyster Bay’s Department of Public Safety has established a 24/7 Emergency Notification System called SMART911, according to Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino.

“The SMART911™ system can make thousands of calls a minute to our residents to convey vital emergency information,” Supervisor Saladino said. “These messages, which can be sent by telephone, email, or text, may include information on floods, fires, water emergencies, evacuation orders and weather emergencies.”

To sign up for SMART911™ click the link below and provide your contact information and preferred method of communication. Please call the Department of Public Safety at (516) 677-5350 for more information.

SMART911 Questions & Answers

What is Smart911?
Smart911 is a computerized telephone calling system that can be used to notify you of an emergency situation such as a severe storm evacuation or a dangerous situation.

How does Smart911 work?
Each resident and business within the Town of Oyster Bay will receive a telephone message, text, or email with the emergency alert.

Who activates the system?
Only the Town of Oyster Bay Department of Public Safety can activate or send an alert.

If I do not have internet access, how can I sign up?
Please call the Department of Public Safety at (516) 677-5350 to get a mail-in form.

Will my information be disclosed or shared?
No, your information is private and will not be used or distributed in any manner. The information that you provide is exempt from public disclosure and will be used for emergency purposes only.