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The Village of Lemont and the Lemont Police Department is partnering with Nixle, to provide information to the public through email, text message and/or web access. Notifications such as road closures, weather emergencies, village events, crime alerts and other local issues will be sent out to residents via cell phone text message, email, and/or web account. There is no SPAM or Advertising, and the service is completely free (standard text message rates apply for cell phone subscribers who do not have text plans with their cell phone providers). View Sample Lemont notification site
You decide what information you want and whether you want it seto your cell phone, email, or just simply over the web. You can sign-up for Nixle by clicking on the link below.
In additionto the Nixle service the Village of Lemont has opened a twitter account and all information on Nixle automatically gets posted on Twitter. Because twitter is limited to 140 characters, longer Nixle messages will be copied to twitter in a limited message.
Twitter is a free social networking site that enables its users to send and read each others' updates, known as tweets. Tweets are text-based posts of up to 140 characters, displayed on the author's profile page and delivered to other users - known as followers - who have subscibed to them. You can sign-up for twitter by clicking on the link below.