Disaster Prevention Administrative Radio

Oizumi Town has installed sub-stations of the Disaster Prevention Administrative Radio at 53 locations, including public facilities and primary and junior high schools, and began operating them on July 1, 2017, with the aim of promptly informing residents of emergency information such as information related to natural disasters and evacuation advisories.

As for the disaster prevention administrative radio

The disaster prevention administrative radio is a broadcasting system for the purpose of simultaneously announcing weather information such as a record breaking heavy rains or typhoons, emergency information such as major earthquakes, and evacuation advisories issued by the town. It is broadcasted from speakers installed throughout the town.

In the meantime, the chime (Westminster Chime) is broadcast at 5PM every day as the experimental broadcasting.

※Westminster chime is used at many schools. 

When it was hard for you to listen to the broadcasting,

When it was hard for you to listen to the broadcasting or you missed listening to it, you can get the same information by a telephone service. Please note that you can take it within only 24 hours after the broadcasting.  

Phone number of Free Telephone Service


If you can’t connect to the number above for free, another phone number  0276-61-0500 is available for a charge.

For details, please contact the safe and security section (Anzen-Anshin-ka) in Oizumi Town Hall at 0276-63-3111 (Switchboard Number).