Public Safety Advisory Committee (PSAC)
FirstNet established the PSAC consisting of members representing all disciplines of public safety to assist FirstNet in carrying out its duties and responsibilities. Learn more.
|Jan. 13||FirstNet Issues RFP|
|Oct. 17-21||Colorado Fire Leadership Challenge|
|Oct. 19-21||South Carolina APCO/NENA Conference|
|Oct. 20-22||Alaska Federation of Natives Annual Convention|
|Oct. 25-26||NASNA Fall Interim Meeting|
|Oct. 25||Virginia Governance Body Meeting|
|Oct. 26||Virginia APCO/NENA Interoperability Conference|
|Mar. 16||Reston, VA|
|Jun. 29-30||Chicago, IL|
|Dec. 13-14||Sacramento, CA|
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October 13, 2016 | By FirstNet
Across the country, millions of law enforcement officers, firefighters, paramedics and other public safety personnel bravely serve their communities every day. They answer the call when emergencies strike and risk their lives to secure and protect others. In this blog series, find out 10 ways FirstNet will help public safety do their jobs safely and effectively.
Broadening Consultation in the Big Sky State
October 19, 2016 | By Tracey Murdock, FirstNet Outreach and Consultation Lead - Region 8
“Does a nationwide network include us, too?” asked an emergency medical service responder from rural Montana. The question came during a meeting earlier this month in Glasgow...
FirstNet: Driving Innovation & Maximizing Value for Public Safety
October 3, 2016 | By FirstNet
FirstNet’s mission is to ensure the delivery of a single nationwide interoperable network for public safety agencies across the country. Once built, the network will modernize the communications used by law enforcement, fire, and emergency medicine personnel, providing them with access to new technologies and increased capacity for their mobile communications and data needs.
- The Possibility of FirstNet for Public Safety’s Day-to-Day Business on the Street
September 29, 2016 | By Lori Stone, FirstNet Region III Lead
FirstNet recently joined public safety agencies from the Virginia Beach/Hampton Roads metro area to discuss what FirstNet is, how the agencies currently use data, what their mobile broadband needs...
August 26, 2016 | By April Ward
(RESTON) – The First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) Board today approved a budget package to support landmark developments slated for Fiscal Year 2017 (FY17), including the evolution of FirstNet’s public-private partnership and the implementation of the Nationwide Public Safety Broadband Network (“Network”).
FirstNet Announces Eight Grant Awards for Public Safety Entities Relocating from Band 14 Spectrum
August 18, 2016 | By April Ward
The First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) today announced the funding of eight awards for its Band 14 Incumbent Spectrum Relocation Grant Program...
- FirstNet Takes Action to Prepare Organization, Network for Successful Public-Private Partnership
June 30, 2016 | By April Ward
FirstNet is moving forward to prepare for a successful public-private partnership to deploy and operate...
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