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