Virginia Beach emergency alert system users must sign up again is your source for free local news and information in Virginia Beach

VBAlertIf you’re subscribed to Virginia Beach’s emergency notification alert system and would like to continue receiving the alerts, you need to sign up again.

VBAlert, which launched in 2005, delivers alerts about severe weather, evacuations and more via landline phones, text messages and emails.

The city is working with a new vendor to deliver the alerts and user information did not carry over with the new vendor.

To receive the alerts, sign up at