Stay Informed: Get Alerts


Keep up-to-date with the latest news, emergency information and alerts.

Mobile App

Be Prepared for Disaster

The Ready South Texas app is an all-hazards overview of disaster information to help you:

  • prepare
  • plan
  • respond to disaster in your area

Text Message

Stay Up-to-Date on Events and City Services

Never miss out on important City alerts, City events, and fun City-sponsored activities happening in S.A.!

Get started today by texting COSAGOV to 55000.

COVID-19 Vaccine Text Alert

The City of San Antonio has partnered with some of the Bexar County vaccine distribution sites to create a vaccine availability text alert system to keep the community informed about the release of more COVID-19 vaccines.

NOTE: Opting into this alert system will not sign you up for a vaccine.

To receive text alerts notifying you when appointments are available:

  • Text VACCINE to 55000
  • Text VACUNA to 55000 - español (Spanish)

Alert SA

Prepare, Plan, and Stay Informed

Sign up for the Alert SA Program to receive emergency notifications. The Alert SA system enables the City of San Antonio to send out critical information to residents quickly during emergencies.

  • Home, Business and Cell Phones
  • Email
  • Text Messages
  • Hearing Impaired Receiving Devices

The Accessible Hazard Alert System (AHAS) will send accessible alert messages to registered residents who are Deaf, Blind, Hard of Hearing, or Deaf / Blind before, during, and after an emergency or disaster in the City of San Antonio.

  • Accessible alert message are sent in American Sign Language (ASL) and English voice and text.
  • What kind of device will work? Internet and video capable devices such as
    • computers
    • cell phones
    • smart phones
    • tablet computers
    • wireless Braille readers

City News

News & Press Releases

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