Please help us out by reporting any siren activation or lack of activation durning any of our monthly tests by a call or text to 269-205-8866 or filliing out the Barry County Warning Siren Report online here
Our monthly warning siren tests are conducted on the first Saturday of the month at 1pm April through September and cover the sirens in Freeport, Hastings, Middleville, Nashville, Orangeville Township, Yankee Springs Township and Woodland Township.
Cell Phone companies are shutting down their 3G services in order to make room for advanced cellular technology such as 5G by the end of 2022.
Phones that use 3G only will no longer work, including being unable to dial 911.
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Our amazing team consists of 11 Telecommunicators, 4 Dispatch Supervisors, an Office Manager, a Network and Systems Administrator, a Deputy Director and a Director.
Barry County Central Dispatch is the Dispatch Authority for Barry County. Opening in 1992, we have been answering 911 calls and dispatching Police, Fire and EMS ever since.
While the technology has changed, our mission has not.
Commitment and Dedication to the delivery of courteous, efficient, dependable and professional 9-1-1 / Public Safety communication services and support