OSHP launches text notifications

July 3, 2013

COLUMBUS - In anticipation of the July 4 holiday weekend, the Ohio State Highway Patrol joined the mass notification system Nixle and has begun to send up-to-the-minute traffic updates to Nixle subscribers in the affected area.

People can sign up to receive text messages or emails about traffic conditions statewide.

Those interested in signing up for the service can go to the Nixle sign-up widget at

For more information on Nixle, visit