The City of Wyandotte is standing ready to notify its citizens of emergency situations. Representatives of our local government and industry have the ability to alert and advise you on actions you may need to take to remain safe during an emergency. It is important that all members of your family understand how to receive this information. The City of Wyandotte has various ways in which we notify our citizens: BASF Community Alert Siren, FirstCall Phone Alert, AM 1670, Wyandotte Cable and door to door emergency responders. For more information about our Citywide Emergency Notifications you may download our brochure. For more information about how you and your family can be prepared in the event of an emergency, you may visit www.ready.gov.
The City of Wyandotte is offering the File of Life folders to place
on your refrigerator in case of a medical emergency where the
resident is unable to communicate with emergency personnel. The
folders are free to residents of Wyandotte. File of Life folder has
a magnet with a pouch that will hold important medical information
such as medical history, current
BASF Community Alert Siren
The Community Alert siren is activated to alert citizens of an emergency affecting the community. This public address system will provide short instructions on procedures you and your family must undertake in the event of an emergency. You could be instructed to evacuate or to shelter-in-place. When you hear this siren, you will receive more specific information from either the FirstCall Phone Alert system or by tuning to AM 1670 or any of the city cable television public access stations. The public address system is also capable of broadcasting an ‘all clear’ when conditions are safe.
The City of Wyandotte subscribes to the CodeRED Phone Alert system.
When the community needs to be advised of a situation, the system is
activated and citizens within the impacted area will receive an
automated telephone call within minutes notifying them of the event
and what precautions are recommended. The message will be left on an
answering machine, or three attempts will be made to reach you. Once
the situation has resolved, residents will receive an ‘all clear’
message. There are four important issues to consider with this
AM Radio Station 1670
The City of Wyandotte has newly obtained its own radio station, AM
1670. In an emergency, public officials will broadcast instructions
on this station. Please tune to this station to receive specific
In an emergency, City of Wyandotte officials will broadcast over
cable TV stations.
In some situations, you will be told to evacuate. When told to do
so, take your emergency supply kit, and do the following:
Sheltering-in-place is one of the most effective ways to protect you
from the release of certain hazardous chemicals.
Additional Information for the following: