CyJ

There is an easy fix for those who own lots around their home to add a buffer. Have the county combine them so they are listed as a single piece of property. I did that years ago so I could build a home in the middle of two 1 acre lots.


CyJ

Ssabmud - the reason the second dispatcher asked for your address twice was to verify they had it correct in the system. As you called the non-emergency line, they did not receive the information like what happens on a 911 call. By asking you to repeat it they can look at their screen and…

CyJ

jgage - Many 911 call centers have dedicated operators who handle the calls. While speaking with the caller, they are entering information into the computer system which. When enough information is collected to initiate response (depends on agency policy) a call is created and assigned to…

CyJ

Besides the numbers going in the wrong direction, I have a small nit with the article. Can you please use a different picture in the future? This is the third time this same image was used for unemployment articles. Construction isn't the only employment in the county, maybe mix it up a b…

CyJ

The issue is even more complicated than this article can relay in such a small number of words. I suggest reading this article in the Journal of Emergency Dispatch (thanks google search) that gives a more complete description of the NFPA standard.

https://iaedjournal.org/link-fire-cha…

CyJ

It seems that Jimmy T messed this one up. The complaint wasn't that the developer couldn't advertise without the signs. The complaint was that the development was the only one the rules were being enforced upon. Drive down any major roadway in the county and the violations are obvious and ig…