Hidden house numbers can slow emergency response

From Next Level Readiness Is your address displayed correctly? If not, you may want to check before the City of Greensboro Planning and Development Department shows up at your front door later this month. City leaders are getting ready to start what they call a “Street Numbers Campaign.” The campaign is geared to crackdown on renters and homeowners who are …

Reflective Address Signs

Seconds count in emergencies.  Reflective address signs save time when emergency crews are responding to your house.  To aid safety personnel in finding your home, residents are encouraged to purchase a 911 House Numbering Sign, a reflective address sign made of green reflective metal background with large white reflective numbers. Read the entire story…

Your House Number Can Save Your Life

From the Turks and Caicos Islands city government: House Number Standards – Don’t Take a Chance If you don’t conform to these standards, you should take time to improve the visibility of your house number. Precious seconds can be lost if emergency services can’t find your house! Read the complete article… (PDF)

House Numbers: Is your number up?

From Chippewa County, Wisconsin Fire and Emergency Services: Police, Fire and Ambulance personnel need to find your home quickly should an emergency occur. It is difficult for emergency vehicles, utility trucks and delivery trucks to find homes and businesses whose address numbers are not properly posted. Residences & Apartments Post house numbers: Directly on your house, apartment, or garage. Where …