Public Safety Region 13 700 MHz and 800 MHz Meetings
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April 8, 2013
PUBLIC SAFETY AND HOMELAND SECURITY BUREAU ANNOUNCES
REGION 13 (ILLINOIS) PUBLIC SAFETY REGIONAL PLANNING COMMITTEE2013 SCHEDULE FOR 700 MHZ AND 800 MHZ PUBLIC SAFETY PLANNING MEETINGS
PR Docket No. 91-228The Region 13 (Illinois) 700 MHz and 800 MHz Public Safety Regional Planning Committee
will hold its next meetings as follows:
Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 10:00 a.m., at Effingham City Hall, 206 E. Jefferson Avenue,
Wednesday, August 14, 2013,10:00 a.m., at ILEAS Building, 1701 East Main Street, Urbana,
Wednesday, November 20, 2013,10:00 a.m., Bi-State Development Agency, Illinois Metro Bus
Operations Facility, Upstairs Conference Room, 801 North 47th Street, East St. Louis, Illinois
The purpose of the meetings will be to discuss the needs of the 700 MHz and 800 MHz spectrum
users, including public safety, public health, emergency management, and public utility services.
The Region 13 700 MHz and 800 MHz Public Safety Regional Planning Committee meetings are
open to the public. All eligible public safety providers in Region 13 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 13 should plan to attend. For further information, please
William J. Carter, Chairman
Region 13 700 MHz and 800 MHz Public Safety RPCs
Radio Communications Coordinator, Illinois Department of Public Health
Office of Preparedness and Response, Division of Disaster Planning and Readiness
122 South Michigan
Chicago, IL 60603
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