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Laramie County Emergency Management Agency to conduct monthly siren test on Friday June 4th

The Laramie County Emergency Management Agency will be testing all sirens in Laramie County.
The Laramie County Emergency Management Agency will be testing all sirens in Laramie County.(Will Thomas)
Published: Jun. 1, 2021 at 8:43 PM CDT|Updated: Jun. 1, 2021 at 8:45 PM CDT
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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (PRESS RELEASE) - The Cheyenne/Laramie County Emergency Management Agency will be testing the Outdoor Warning Siren system promptly at 12:00 p.m. Friday June 4, 2021 for ALL sirens within Laramie County. During an emergency activation the sirens will sound for up to 3 minutes. During the monthly test or maintenance tests, the sirens only sound for 60 seconds.

During an actual emergency, when residents hear the sirens they should take cover immediately and tune into a local radio or television station to receive additional emergency information. Residents should not call 911 or local emergency officials for information as this tie’s up telephone lines needed for emergency operations. The sirens are an all-hazards emergency warning system and are intended to warn residents of any life threatening situation in the area.

For further information on siren locations along with frequently asked questions about the sirens, please visit: http://www.laramiecounty.com/_departments/EmergencyManagement/outdoorWarning.aspx

Cancellation of the test may occur due to inclement weather If you need additional information concerning this siren test, please call 633-4336 or email us at emergencymanagement@laramiecounty.com

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