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pitkin county dispatch center

Barbara Platts

The Pitkin County Dispatch Center takes emergency calls from Independence Pass to Marble. Between 2009 and 2017, the number of calls they’ve fielded nearly doubled.

911 texting service is in its third year

Sep 13, 2016

 It’s been nearly three years since Pitkin County implemented the 9-1-1 text messaging system. Aspen Public Radio’s Barbara Platts visited the county’s dispatch center to learn more about this emergency communication option.