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NFCA ArticleMay 23, 2024

Letter of Support for the Public Safety Spectrum Alliance – Amendment of Part 90 ofthe Commission’s Rules, WP Docket No. 07-100

The Nevada Fire Chiefs Association supports the position and comments of the Public Safety Spectrum Alliance (PSSA) regarding the 4.9 GHz spectrum. This spectrum should remain exclusively for public safety use. The association is against sharing this spectrum with commercial users and decentralizing its management to individual states. They advocate for placing the 4.9 GHz spectrum under the stewardship of the FirstNet Authority. Centralized management is especially crucial in states like Nevada...
Dave Cochran
Dave CochranPresident
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Shared ArticleJanuary 9, 2024

Straight Talk about FirstNet: First Responder-Designed and First Responder-Led

Since the 1995 bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City and the events surrounding 9/11/2001, most of the nation’s public safety community have been striving, with federal support, to further interoperability with our equipment, within our responses, in how we operate, in how we communicate and more....
Chris Lombard
Chris LombardAssistant Chief of the Seattle Fire Department
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NFCA Sponsored ArticleApril 22, 2024

Sourcewell: Your Resource for Employee Benefits Plans

You’re likely familiar with Sourcewell when you think about quick and compliant ways to make purchases for fire apparatus and other equipment. Did you know that Sourcewell also has contracts to help you build employee benefit plans? As you know, great service is delivered by great people. Sourcewell has contract options to help you attract...
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