City of Jackson Introduces Text Alert System for Temporary Road Closures and Important Updates

January 4, 2024

The City of Jackson is pleased to announce the launch of a new and innovative service aimed at improving communication and transparency with its residents. Starting in January, citizens will have the option to opt-in to receive text alerts regarding temporary road closures, as well as stay informed about important news and events directly on their mobile devices.

“We’re excited to launch the City of Jackson text alert system, offering our residents a direct line to important updates on temporary road closures and community happenings,” said Mayor Scott Conger. “In embracing technology, we aim for greater transparency, improved communication, and a more connected City of Jackson.”

Residents can now easily sign up to receive timely notifications about temporary road closures due to maintenance, construction, or other relevant activities.

Additionally, users will have the opportunity to receive important updates on city news, community events, and other pertinent information directly to their mobile devices. The City of Jackson is committed to fostering transparency and keeping residents connected to the latest developments within the community.

How to Sign Up:
Interested residents can visit the City of Jackson website at connect.jacksontn.gov to access the online forms. The forms allow users to choose their preferences, including opting in for text alerts on temporary road closures and receiving updates on news and events. The information collected is secure and will only be used for the purpose of sending relevant notifications.