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Ithaca College Schedules Thursday Siren Test

ITHACA, NY — In Ithaca College’s continuing effort to refine its Outdoor Warning System, the college will be conducting a test of the system on the afternoon of Thursday, November 18.

Between 2:00 and 3:00 p.m., local residents may hear a set of siren tones, followed by a loudspeaker message noting that this is only a test. The tones and message may be repeated, depending on the results of the testing. The Outdoor Warning System test will be conducted by technicians from Mid-State Communications in conjunction with the Ithaca College Office of Public Safety.