Washington, Oregon, D.C. make FirstNet ‘opt-in’ announcements

Donny Jackson | Urgent Communications

Leaders for Washington, Oregon and the District of Columbia announce that they have accepted the nationwide public-safety broadband network (NPSBN) deployment plan offered by FirstNet and AT&T, meaning 45 states and three territories have made “opt-in” announcements just two days before the Dec. 28 deadline.

Read More

Washington to Transform Communications for Public Safety; Governor Inslee Approves Buildout Plan for First Responder Network

AT&T Press Release

Washington is modernizing communications technology for its first responders. Today, Governor Jay Inslee announced his decision to accept the First Responder Network Authority* and AT&T** plan to deliver a wireless broadband network to the state’s public safety community. FirstNet will bring advanced tools that will help Washington’s first responders save lives and protect communities.

Read More