Iowa awarded $2.5 million to upgrade 911 call centers

(KWWL) – The U.S. Department of Commerce and the U.S. Department of Transportation more than $2.5 million in grant funding to the state of Iowa to upgrade 911 call centers to Next Generation 911 (NG911) capabilities.

NG911 will create a faster and more resilient emergency system, and will boost public safety through enhanced capabilities. These capabilities include text message, image and video processing, advanced mapping and other improvements.

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