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The next Governing Board of Directors Meeting is scheduled for September 9th at 3:00 p.m.


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Winners of CCCDA's "Be a 911 Hero" drawing contest are announced!


CCCDA Staff Receive State-wide Honors!!!

The Michigan Chapter of Associated Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) held its annual awards banquet Thursday, October 25th in Frankenmuth, MI.  Michigan APCO gives awards in seven different categories that are open to public safety communication professionals and 9-1-1 Centers throughout the State. 


Calhoun County Consolidated Dispatch Authority (CCCDA) is proud to announce that out of 163 9-1-1 centers in the State of Michigan, three of our staff members were recognized at this prestigious event. 


Michigan APCO 2012 Director of the Year

Jill Fish, CCCDA’s Deputy Director, was nominated and selected for the Director of the Year Award (nomination form below).  Jill has dedicated her life to providing emergency communications and 9-1-1 service to the residents of Calhoun County for over 35 years.  Jill was instrumental in the implementation of basic and enhanced 9-1-1 service in Calhoun County.  After three and a half decades of public service, Jill has decided to retire in February of next year. 


Michigan APCO 2012 Communications Training Officer of the Year

Larissa Griffith, a CCCDA Emergency Telecommunicator and Trainer, was nominated and selected for the Communications Training Officer (CTO) of the Year Award (nomination form below).  Larissa has been instrumental in CCCDA’s training program and has assisted with the training of seven new emergency telecommunicators in the last 2 ½ years. 


Michigan APCO 2012 - Certificate of Exellence

Jaimee Owens, a CCCDA Emergency Telecommunicator, was nominated for the category of Telecommunicator of the Year (nomination form below).  Jaimee received a Certificate of Excellence for her nomination and accomplishments.   


***May 15, 2012***


Dispatchers Erin Allwardt, Brandi Jones, LaVonne March, Lindsay Russell, Cassandra Leaf, and Jaimee Owens Receive Letter of Commendation from Battle Creek Police Department

***April 10, 2012***


Dispatchers Receive Certificates of Appreciation from Marshall Police Department

Marshall Police Chief, James Schwartz, presents members of CCCDA's Dispatch Staff with Certificates of Appreciation at the April 10th CCCDA Governing Board of Directors Meeting.

The below photographs were provided by the Ad-visor & Chronicle