Know Your Zone

Listen to the experts: Know Your Zone and write it down.

Authorities will use Zone Names in emergency alerts, media releases, and social media to notify residents which areas are under an evacuation warning or order. It does not replace CodeRED, but supplements it.

Do you know your ZONE? Be prepared for emergencies and look up your Town of Truckee address to get your evacuation zone information – BEFORE an emergency strikes!

Our evacuation management program, known as “Zonehaven Aware” was recently acquired by “Genasys Protect”. Genasys has launched a new mobile APP in addition to the existing web-based platform. Our zones remain unchanged, this simply expands the user options in an APP, including the ability to sign up for zone notifications, such as when an evacuation order is lifted. You can also enable your location to see what zone you are in as you travel about the county. You can find Genasys Protect mobile App in the App Store and on Google Play.

Know Your Zone in 5 Easy Steps:
1. Visit – type your address in the search bar or use your current address. 
2. Click on the highlighted zone and locate the number of listed in the zone description panel. 
3. Write your zone down and place it somewhere easily accessible by everyone in your house. 
4. Click on Subscribe to Alerts to stay updated in case of an emergency.
5. Explore the information provided in your zone’s description panel and bookmark any useful links provided. 

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