Before discussing barriers to consolidation, we need to identify the different types of consolidation.
One thing is clear: consolidation does not affect the number of calls for service, but it may affect how they are dispatched, and it also may have an impact on the associated costs.
At the Monday, February 13, 2017 City Council Meeting, Council voted unanimously in favor of a Motion directing the City Manager to proceed with the consolidation of 911/dispatching services with Dublin's Northwest Regional Emergency Communications Center.
Final preparations to implement this merger have begun.
Norcomm is capable of receiving fire alarms transmitted via either wireless or direct connect systems.