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emergency management


NIXLE provides an open communication platform that will connect public safety agencies to the Gladwin residents they serve.  Gladwin County began utilizing this service to access important, valuable community information when you need it, using the latest technology.

Gladwin County will create and publish emergency messages through the NIXLE Community Information Service.  NIXLE will then deliver this information to you instantly via text and email.

The service is secure, reliable and each for Gladwin County residents to use.  Gladwin County emergency services will utilizing NIXLE for critical situations such as Severe Weather Events, Missing Persons, Evacuations, Safety Hazards, Security Threats and other relevant safety information.

When severe weather alerts are posted for Gladwin County the National Weather will automatically post the alerts using NIXLE.

To sign up for NIXLE, CLICK HERE to view the brochure which will give you instructions according to what type of telephone you have.  Remember to the Gladwin Zip Code of 48624.  You can also sign up online at

Standard texting rates apply unless you have unlimited texting on your cell phone.  If you have any questions please contact the Office of Emergency Management at 989.426.6871.