What is CharMeck Alerts Cornelius? CharMeck Alerts Cornelius is a county wide notification system that allows the Town of Cornelius to create and rapidly disseminate time-sensitive messages to every telephone number and email stored in the notification database. With CharMeck Alerts Cornelius, authorized users can send thousands of messages in minutes. Only Town of Cornelius and Mecklenburg County Emergency Management authorized officials are allowed access to the system.
How does the service work? Town of Cornelius officials record a message that is then delivered quickly to residents and businesses that are registered in the notification database. The system gives users control over the types of alerts and how they receive them. Messages can be sent via text message, telephone message or email, according to users’ preferences.
What types of messages will be sent using the service? Cornelius plans to use the system for emergency and non-emergency notifications such as special events, crime, fire, traffic and solid waste/recycling alerts.