You can now read 5 articles in a month for free on Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.


Regional dispatch under consideration

Continue reading below

Town officials are discussing the geographic composition of a regional 911 dispatch service, according to a preliminary report on the issue. A recent feasibility study funded by a state grant addressed ways to create a regional communication center or public-safety answering point for fire and police. The center would serve Plympton, Bridgewater, Duxbury, East Bridgewater, Halifax, Kingston, Plymouth, and Whitman. Regional dispatch is viewed as cost saving by town leaders, but many communities are still discussing how to make the configuration work.

Loading comments...
Want each day's news headlines delivered fresh to your
inbox every morning? Just connect with us
in one of the following ways:
Please enter a valid email will never post anything without asking.
Privacy Policy
Subscriber Log In

You have reached the limit of 5 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of
Marketing image of