City of Independence, Missouri

Weather Sirens to be Tested Oct. 10

(INDEPENDENCE, Mo.) Tuesday, October 8, 2013 – There will be a test of the severe weather sirens throughout Independence at 11 a.m. on Thursday, October 10, 2013.

The City’s emergency services radio communications system was recently upgraded to provide enhanced service and response to the community. Testing the City’s severe weather siren system is the final enhancement of this radio communications system upgrade.

For more information on the City’s severe weather siren system testing, please contact the Fire Department’s Emergency Preparedness Division at (816) 325-7167.