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APCO Seeks Comments on Draft Standards

0 Comments July 29, 2016

The Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International is seeking comments on four candidate American National Standards (ANS) released today….

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Meet Your AFC Advisors: John Daly (Florida)

0 Comments July 28, 2016

John Daly has worked in public safety communications for 36 years and served as an APCO Frequency Advisor in Florida since 1991. John has been employed by Collier County since 1994 as the County’s telecommunications manager. John is responsible for operation and maintenance of the County’s 800 MHz public safety radio system.

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APCO Extremely Disappointed, Remains Committed to Seeing Public Safety Telecommunicators Properly Classified as a ‘Protective’ Occupation

0 Comments July 22, 2016

Today, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) announced the Standard Occupational Classification Policy Committee’s (SOCPC) recommendations for revising the…

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Meet Your AFC Advisors: Thomas Kadunce (Delaware)

0 Comments July 21, 2016

Thomas Kadunce has been an APCO Local Advisor for 6 years. He retired from the Air Force after 24 years of service. Thomas now serves as the Operations Manager for the State of Delaware public safety communications system.

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APCO

9-1-1 Issues Prominent at Capitol Hill Hearing

0 Comments July 14, 2016

On July 12, the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology in the U.S. House of Representatives held an FCC Oversight Hearing…

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Meet Your AFC Advisors: Jerry Zarwanski (Connecticut)

0 Comments July 14, 2016

Jerry Zarwanski is employed by the State of Connecticut, Department of Emergency Services & Public Protection, Division of Statewide Emergency Telecommunications (Division) and has more than 31 years of State service with various State agencies. Under the General Statutes of Connecticut, the Division is responsible for the statewide deployment of NG911 telecommunications services and provides technical telecommunications assistance to state and local police, fire and emergency medical service agencies.

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Meet Your AFC Advisors: Richard E. Ranson (Alabama)

0 Comments July 7, 2016

Richard E. Ranson (KD9Q) is currently the UAPD Radio Systems Administrator & Intercollegiate Athletics Gameday Frequency Coordinator at The University of Alabama, the Society of Broadcast Engineers Frequency Coordinator for Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and serves on the Alabama Interoperable Radio System (AIRS) Board of Directors.

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