Canyon Alerts


Salt Lake County's #1 Source for
Real-Time Canyon Traffic Alerts

Overview

The Canyon Alert system is brought to you by the Unified Police Department. Our goal is to provide a one-stop source of canyon traffic information. By subscribing you can prevent the inconvenience of an unexpected delay in the event of a canyon closure or restrictions.

Resources

Don't understand canyon restriction rules? Check out the Canyon Restrictions Webpage

Need help subscribing or unsubscribing? E-mail help@canyonalerts.org for further assistance.

System Updates

The SMS system utilized for the alerts is operating normal

Subscribe

With our new alert system you can get updates on the current traffic status in Big and Little Cottonwood canyons in real time through a number of subscription methods. Pick the one that best suits your needs!

Subscription Options
Update Type Timing How To Subscribe
Receive all updates Instant* Follow “CanyonAlerts” on twitter.
Go now.
Receive all updates Instant “Like” our “CanyonAlerts” Facebook page. Go now.
Receive all updates Can be delayed up to 40 minutes Send a blank email to “subscribe@CanyonAlerts.org”
Receive all updates** Instant* From cell phone text "follow canyonalerts" to 40404 (this is twitter for cell phone - no account needed)
Only critical open/close updates** Instant From cell phone text "canyonalerts" to 53535
Receive all updates Instant Copy the following url into your feed reader.
http://www.canyonalerts.org/rss
*Subject to twitter's availability and up time
**Message & Data rates may apply. SMS/Texting subscriptions are subject to the UPD privacy policy.

Unsubscribe

Below is a list of how to unsubscribe from the alert system. Each option has different steps to perform. If the below actions do not work please email help@canyonalerts.org for further assistance.

Unsubscribe
How to unsubscribe
From your twitter account Un-Follow “CanyonAlerts” on twitter. Go now.
From your Facebook account “UnLike” our “CanyonAlerts” Facebook page. Go now.
Click on the unsubscribe link in the footer of the last message received.
For alerts coming from 40404 - From cell phone text "UNFOLLOW @canyonalerts" to 40404.  For help, reply "HELP" after receiving a message.**
For alerts coming from 53535 - From cell phone reply "STOP" right after you get a message.  For help, reply "HELP" after receiving a message.**
Remove http://www.canyonalerts.org/rss from your reader.
*Subject to Twitter's availability and up time
**Message & Data rates may apply. . SMS/Texting subscriptions are subject to the UPD privacy policy.

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