Blanket emergency-siren system online for Fla. EMS
By Christopher Sherman
Copyright 2007 Sentinel Communications Co.
WINTER PARK, Fla. — When there's a tornado headed for the city, officials will soon be able to warn residents and Rollins College students through sirens, land lines, cell phones, pagers and e-mail.
The deadly tornadoes that ripped through Central Florida on Feb. 2 sent many communities looking for ways to warn residents of danger. The Virginia Tech shooting in April jolted universities.