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Text Messages Alerts

CEMA regularly sends text message alerts about local emergencies including impending storms, potential flooding, heat warning and road closures. To get important updates via text message, text ‘FOLLOW CHATHAMEMA’ to 40404. 

Community Notification System

CEMA encourages everyone who lives, works and visits Savannah and Chatham County to sign up to receive emergency notifications on their cells phones through Swift911 (used to be the Community Notification System or CNS). As of 2018 Chatham County residents can sign up for a new system to get alerts about severe weather, major road closures and other emergencies.


or go to and choose “CEMA Alerts.”

Making an impact.

World Cafe

April 11th at Bull Street Labs

World Cafe @ Bull Street Labs

During the April 11th Neighborhood Association Meeting we conducted a World Cafe group brainstorm to answer three questions about our neighborhood, it’s development, and the association. Below are the results from the activity

What do you love most about our neighborhood?

  • Diversity
  • Proximity to restaurants and Forsyth Park
  • Mixed use
  • Foot & bicycle traffic
  • Arts community
  • History
  • The Wormhole
  • Architecture & the trees
  • The Community Garden
  • Transitional
  • Neighborhood Allows for
  • Participation
  • Back in the Day Bakery
  • Local – Not Touristy
  • Easily Navigable
  • Not Corporate
  • Independent & Organized
    Business Opportunities
  • Art March!
  • ​Historic District

How would you improve our neighborhood?

  • Litter & Crime
  • More Trash Cans
  • Traffic Calming
  • More Bike Lanes
  • Pedestrian Friendlier
  • Crosswalks
  • Change our image/narrative
  • Community Events
  • Blight & Maintenance
  • More murals & public art
  • More neighborhood potlucks
  • Neighborhood Initiative
  • Small Business Incentives

How can this association benefit our neighborhood?

  • Small Business
  • Incentives
  • Engaging Small Biz more
  • Creating a map of where members live
  • Outreach to more of our neighbors
  • More inclusive marketing/communication
  • Helping people be social
  • Creating a singular voice to speak with
  • Keeping residents informed
  • No bans on liquor/bars
  • Police presence – more mounted police