Welcome to PortageAlert - the City of Portage, Michigan mass notification service website.


Sign up now to receive important emergency and public outreach information from the city such as severe weather alerts, road closures, leaf/brush pickup dates and more.  Once you sign up, you can manage the types of alerts you would like to receive and how you would like to receive the alerts.


Portal passwords must be at least eight characters, including at least one uppercase letter, one lower case letter or numbers (no symbols).

Passwords cannot be the same as the user name.

Please do not include dashes when adding phone numbers to your PortageAlert profile.



This service is provided by Blackboard Connect. Your contact information is secure and will NOT be shared. This service will ONLY contact you for emergencies or topics you've chosen.  Standard charges for incoming calls and text messages apply.  Please check with your wireless provider with questions concerning those charges.


You can access your portal account from your Smartphone. Download the app at iOS or Android.


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Questions? Contact the site administrator