LAFOURCHE PARISH, LA (WVUE) - Lafourche parish residents can use the new CodeRED notification system to get alerts of evacuations, spills and even boil water advisories.
The new system can call both landlines and cell phones, and even send text messages and e-mails about emergencies.
Parish officials said the new system will allow them to notify residents in minutes rather than hours.
To sign up for CodeRED, click here.
Anyone who does not have access to a computer can call (985) 532-8174 to get more information or be manually enrolled in the service.