Next-Gen L.A. County Communications System Moves Forward
December 18, 2012
A joint powers authority will receive bids in January for the initial phase of a pioneering communications system that would, for the first time, allow Los Angeles County's 34,000 first responders and 17,000 second responders to talk with each other.
To date, the federal government has committed $240 million. The Los Angeles Regional Interoperable Communications System (LA-RICS) Joint Powers Authority has also considered a bond or tax initiative, or a lease-to-own arrangement with whoever wins the contract to create the system.
They hope to begin construction in June 2014.
Read the full Los Angeles Daily News story.
Next-Gen 911: Federal Funds Drive Implementation
Be the first to comment on this story
Other Recent News
L-3 Mobile-Vision has released the BodyVision body-worn camera system, which offers users...
Utility Associates, Inc. today officially announced that the Decatur (GA) Police...
American Science and Engineering, Inc. (AS&E), a leading worldwide supplier of X-ray...
Parabon NanoLabs (Parabon) announced today receipt of a grant from the National Geographic...
In a reversal of their position, Pittsburgh's top police officials will allow patrol...