The Great Barrington Fire District reminds residents that they must be registered for Code Red notifications in order to receive alerts of emergency situations.

All landlines are automatically registered but residents can customize how they will receive alerts by visiting the town website,, and clicking on Code Red Community Notification Enrollment Page. Code Red notifications can be received by text, email, landline, etc.

Residents can also register by going to the town clerk's office and registering online at a dedicated computer.

Residents cannot register by calling the Town Hall.