University Park among first cities in nation to connect Fire, Police and EMS to FirstNet
New Technologies Expand Our Capabilities to Better Serve University Park The Village of University Park is giving our officers, firefighters and EMS personnel a much-needed technology upgrade with FirstNet – a groundbreaking communications platform just for public safety. This move lets us take advantage of the early benefits of FirstNet, and it sets us up for continued success as the solution evolves. We want to lead in technology, so we can better serve the people of University Park.
FirstNet is the nationwide public safety communications platform dedicated to America’s first responders – available when and where we need it. Built with AT&T, in public-private partnership with the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet Authority), it gives our communications capabilities a major boost, providing a reliable and highly secure connection. By subscribing to FirstNet, we can help our first responders stay connected to the critical information we need. And it will help ensure we can easily and quickly communicate with one another during everyday situations, emergencies or big events. Read more.