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PUBLIC SAFETY AND HOMELAND SECURITY BUREAU ANNOUNCES REGION 30 (NEW YORK - ALBANY) PUBLIC SAFETY REGIONAL PLANNING COMMITTEES TO HOLD 700 MHZ REGIONAL PUBLIC SAFETY PLANNING AND 800 MHZ NPSPAC REGIONAL PUBLIC SAFETY PLANNING MEETINGS

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Released: December 9, 2009

PUBLIC NOTICE

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DA 09-2577

December 9, 2009

PUBLIC SAFETY AND HOMELAND SECURITY BUREAU ANNOUNCES

REGION 30 (NEW YORK – ALBANY) PUBLIC SAFETY REGIONAL PLANNING

COMMITTEES TO HOLD 700 MHZ REGIONAL PUBLIC SAFETY PLANNING AND

800 MHZ NPSPAC REGIONAL PUBLIC SAFETY PLANNING MEETINGS

Gen. Docket No. 90-394

The Region 30 (New York-Albany)1 Public Safety Regional Planning Committees (RPCs) will
hold two consecutive planning meetings on Thursday, December 17, 2009. Beginning at 10:00 a.m., the
700 MHz Public Safety RPC will convene at the Jamesville Fire Department, 6661 East Seneca Turnpike,
Jamesville, New York.
The agenda for the 700 MHz meeting includes:
§
Review and approval of the December 17, 2009 meeting agenda
§
Review and approval of the November 16, 2009 meeting reports
§
Old Business:
o State Interoperability Executive Committee and Statewide Planning
§ New York State (Vinnie Stile)
§ Update on COMT Course
Resolution regarding agency/entity requirements associated with NYS SCIP
initiatives
§ Region 30 Representative (Robert Schlieman)
o APCO/NRPC activities for 700 MHz (David Cook/Robert Schlieman)
§
Technical Subcommittee (Robert Isby)
o 4.9 GHz activities
§ Regional usage
§ FCC regulatory activities
o 700 MHz
§ Announcement of Region 8 700 MHz Window 1 Application Filing Window,
January 1-31, 2010
§ Development of 700 MHz application guidelines
§
New business and opportunity for comments
§
Schedule next meeting
§
Adjournment
Immediately following the 700 MHz Public Safety RPC meeting, the 800 MHz Public Safety
RPC will convene at the same location.

1 The Region 30 regional planning area includes thirty-one counties in upstate New York: Albany, Broome,
Cayuga, Chenango, Clinton, Columbia, Cortland, Delaware, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Green, Hamilton, Herkimer,
Jefferson, Lewis, Madison, Montgomery, Oneida, Onondaga, Oswego, Otsego, Rensselaer, St. Lawrence, Saratoga,
Schenectady, Schoharie, Tioga, Tompkins, Warren, and Washington.

The agenda for the 800 MHz meeting includes:
§
Review and approval of the December 17, 2009 meeting agenda
§
Review and approval of the November 16, 2009 meeting reports
§
NYS OFT waiver request status (Larissa Guedko)
§
Mutual aid/interoperability plan development (Larissa Guedko)
§
APCO/NRPC activities for 800 MHz (David Cook/Robert Isby)
o Status of Region 55 petition regarding use of the pre-rebanding mutual aid channels in
the US/Canadian border area
o Status of Region 30 FCC petition to allow use of the pre-rebanding mutual aid channels
in the border regions and support to Region 55 and NRPC petitions
§
Protection criteria clarification
§
Technical Subcommittee Update (Robert Isby)
o Region 19 806 rebanded regional plan concurrence
o Region 55 and 30 800 MHz Wave 4 FRA rebanding update (Chris Johnson)
o Region 55 - Window 3, 4 and 5 concurrence
o Region 55 - Orleans County
§
Old business
o RPC Region 30 Window #3 amendment update (Maribel Martinez-Bradwell)
§
New business and opportunity for comments
§
Schedule next meeting
§
Adjournment
The Region 30 Public Safety RPC meetings are open to the public. All eligible public safety
providers in Region 30 may utilize these frequencies. It is essential that eligible public safety agencies in
all areas of government, including state, municipality, county, and Native American Tribal be represented
in order to ensure that each agency’s future spectrum needs are considered in the allocation process.
Administrators who are not oriented in the communications field should delegate someone with this
knowledge to attend, participate, and represent their agency’s needs.
All interested parties wishing to participate in planning for the use of public safety spectrum in
the 700 MHz and 800 MHz bands within Region 30 should plan to attend. For further information, please
contact:
David A. Cook, Chairman
700 MHz and 800 MHz Public Safety RPC
Chief, East Greenbush Fire Company
2813 Phillips Road
Castleton, New York 12033
(518) 956-2812
dcook@fedeng.com
http://nys-rpc.org/region_30/about_30.html
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