Here is the latest draft bill that we believe is being introduced today to the legislature. Once the bill is introduced there will be committee hearings and floor debate. As a result of these hearings and debate there could be changes to the proposed bill. We encourage you to contact your state legislators asking for […]
The Kansas 911 Coordinating Council has partnered with Kansas Chapter of APCO to host the fall conference in Newton, Kansas. The conference provide three days of training and networking opportunities to Kansas Public Safety Telecommunicators. http://www.ksapco.org/home.html http://www.thekansan.com/news/20171010/apco-conference-kicks-off-in-newton http://www.thekansan.com/news/20171011/apco-honors-rankin-for-40-years-of-service
The Kansas 911 Coordinating Council is pleased to announce the availability of Text-to-911 at Kansas PSAPs that are using the statewide call handling system. On November 2nd, 2017, 71 Kansas Public Safety Answering Points (PSAPs) utilizing the statewide call handling system now have the ability to receive 911 text messages. Text-to-911 service will be available […]
And the award goes to….Kansas 911 Coordinating Council! Ken Nelson and Eileen Battles, GIS Project Manager attended The National States Geographical Information Council (NSGIC) conference in Rhode Island, September 25th- 29th. Ken Nelson was presented with the Geospatial Excellence Catalyst Award on behalf of the Council and the recognized team members. The award was for […]
The Kansas 911 Coordinating Council was created by the Kansas 911 Act (K.S.A 12-5362 et seq) and is tasked with monitoring the delivery of 911 services, developing strategies for future enhancements to the 911 system.