Residents of Crystal and New Hope have a new way to be alerted if an emergency situation occurs.  Crystal, New Hope and the West Metro Fire-Rescue District joined CodeRed, which will send an alert to your phone. You can receive the alerts by texting “crystalnewhope” to 99411, or sign up on any device or computer at public.coderedweb.com/CNE/BF4DAB0FB30B.