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Emergency Siren Testing Wednesday

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Lexington Division of Emergency Management Lexington Division of Emergency Management

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)-- Lexington Emergency Management will test its network of outdoor warning sirens THIS MORNING, Wednesday, Nov. 1, at 10am.

If you live near a park or golf course, expect to hear the outdoor siren sound a series of chimes followed by a voice announcement “This is a test”

This is a regularly scheduled test which occurs on the first Wednesday of each month when severe weather is NOT expected.

THERE IS NO EMERGENCY - THIS IS FOR TESTING PURPOSES ONLY.  

Please do not call 9-1-1 for information about the siren test.  

More information about the Lexington Warning Siren System is available at:  http://bereadylexington.com/siren-faq/

Please note: The warning siren located in downtown Lexington is inactive due to maintenance issues. There will be no test of the downtown emergency warning siren.

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