The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has teamed up with Franklin County to ensure visitors stay safe and informed while visiting Rend Lake. Visitors are encouraged to sign up for FREE text alerts and advisories for access to the most to up date safety information during their visit. Alerts and advisories can include severe weather, safety information, major traffic issues, and other emergency events.
Sign up for free by texting RENDLAKE to the number 888777. This will register you for updates specific to the Rend Lake Area. After your visit, if you no longer wish to receive information, text the word STOP to 888777.
More information about the Nixle update service can be found here.