Officials say consolidated dispatch would save money

6:09 pm
Sun October 20, 2013

Officials say consolidated dispatch would save money

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Five area agencies paid for study on dispatch system
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - When people call 911, they should know their call will be answered, in short order. But, according to Mark Barnes, fire chief for Oshtemo Township and president of the Kalamazoo County Fire Chiefs' Association, that isn't always the case in Kalamazoo County, because dispatchers are overburdened.