Nixle is a community information service provider built exclusively to provide secure and reliable communications. It's authenticated service connects government agencies to residents in real time, delivering information to residents of geographically targeted areas and neighborhoods. Information is available over cell phones by text message, by email, and over the web.
Nixle is simple to use and FREE (standard text message rates may apply, check with your cellular carrier). There is never any spam or advertisements.
Nixle messages will be classified into four priority levels summarized as follows:
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Questions about the service and its capabilities can be answered through Nixle's frequently asked questions found at http://www.nixle.com/citizen_faqs.html.
Should you need additional assistance, Nixle provides free support via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Marion County's Nixle page is located at http://local.nixle.com/county/mo/marion/
Due to the nature of public safety operations it may not be possible to post a message about every incident, weather event, or road closing. However, we will make every reasonable effort to post necessary messages in a timely manner. Marion County Emergency Services accepts no responsibility or liability for any delay or failure in message posting, distribution, or delivery.
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