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Introduced by: Barnes


    A HOUSE RESOLUTION honoring Beech Grove, Indiana's 911 dispatch service.

    Whereas, Beech Grove founded its own emergency dispatch in 1906 manned by part-time dispatchers and local firefighters; and

    Whereas, Beech Groves' dispatch center used all full-time dispatch crews starting in 1972; and

    Whereas, Beech Grove dispatch moved into its current dispatch center in 1974; and

    Whereas, Beech Grove dispatch was the first Marion County combined Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) to be emergency medical dispatch certified; and

    Whereas, Beech Grove currently has a staff of seven full- time dispatchers; and

    Whereas, Beech Grove dispatch continues to operate at the highest levels of efficiency, professionalism and dedication; therefore

Be it resolved by the House of Representatives of the

General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

    SECTION 1. That the Beech Grove 911 dispatch center be honored for its many years of great service to the community.
    SECTION 2. That the Principal Clerk of the Indiana House of Representatives transmit a copy of this resolution to the Beech Grove 911 dispatch center.

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