Sign-Up for Alerts
Launched in 2007, Nixle provides an open communication forum that connects public safety, municipalities, schools, businesses and the communities they serve. The Nixle notification system is relied on by over 8000 agencies and provides real-time communications through text, email, social media, and the Nixle mobile app (where applicable). The City’s Police and Fire Departments partnered with Nixle in 2015, and since then, our community of subscribers totals nearly 11,000.
To opt in for all Manhattan Beach alerts, text the City’s zip code 90266 to 888777. To opt in for alerts sent by the Police Department text MBPOLICE to 888777. To opt in for alerts sent by the Fire Department text MBFIRE to 888777.
Past emergency, advisory and community alerts have included timely topics such as Chevron Smoke, High Surf Warnings, MBPD Community Meetings, Traffic Collision Information, Street Closures, Parking Restrictions and Police Activity. Notifications can also be accessed on the City's Nixle webpage.Note it is helpful to subscribe to Nixle in the zip codes you live, work and commute, to know what is going on in the cities you travel through daily. Some subscribe to Nixle in the communities their children attend school or vacation in to remain in-the-know at all times. Text any <5 digit zip code> to 888777 to opt in for Nixle emergency, advisory, and community alerts, more than likely that agency is one of Nixle’s 8000+ municipalities. There are no spam messages associated with the service, but standard text message rates do apply.