Sirens to be upgraded

by Larry Lemmons
NewsChannel 10

Amarillo, Texas - Northeast Amarillo will be getting an upgrade on tornado sirens.

Five tornado sirens are being added to the City of Amarillo's inventory. There will be two in Highland Park, One at the Highland Park School, One at the Amarillo College East Campus and One at the KOA Campground.

The Department of Energy is passing the sirens on to the city. They are part of the Pantex Plant Emergency Planning Zone. The City is also accepting $88,000 to upgrade the sirens.