Laurel Hill Council continues 911 agreement

Published: Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 05:13 PM.

LAUREL HILL — County 911 dispatch services will continue to alert the volunteer fire department of emergency calls.

The Laurel Hill City Council — on behalf of the volunteer fire department — unanimously entered an agreement with 16 county fire departments and the Okaloosa County Board of Commissioners.

The Laurel Hill Volunteer Fire Department has agreed to stay consistent with county-wide dispatch procedures. It will receive 911 transfers at no charge.

The city will maintain a department roster and apparatus status changes to the county dispatch services, while working with fellow fire departments.  

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