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Find out first! Find out fast! Find out with Fairfax City Alert, the City of Fairfax message alert system.

With Fairfax City Alert, subscribers receive alerts from the City of Fairfax as events arise via:

  • Mobile app
  • Text
  • E-mail 
  • Telephone call *

Subscribers receive messages about what they want by the method of their choice. 

Diverse categories available include special city events, weather alerts (geo-targeted weather alerts based on the addresses you define), emergency announcements, public safety education, government closures, city service reminders and more. Visit to learn more. 

Everyone is invited to subscribe. Please click "Login" to manage your account, or click "Sign Up" to set up a new account.

For support, please email Don’t miss a message – sign up for Fairfax City Alert today! 

For city employee use only: If you are the message sender, please Log In to the .

* Automated phone calls are issued only for tornado warnings or under other very limited circumstances – please include a second options (text/e-mail/mobile app) to receive all messages from subscribed categories.