How does a resident register for Nixle to receive notifications for their community with a text message?
Whenever advertising Nixle Text Message opt-in please be sure to include the following statements to ensure compliance with the rules of SMS messaging:
Residents can register to receive Nixle messages by sending an SMS (text) message to the "short code" phone number 888777, with their ZIP code as the body of the text.
For specific registration steps for different brands of mobile devices, visit http://www.nixle.com/zipcode_reg/.
After texting their ZIP code to 888777, residents can customize their notification settings by retrieving a temporary password by visiting https://local.nixle.com/accounts/password/reset/ and following the directions under Using Nixle by mobile phone?.