Due to the impending winter storm, the County is currently working to ensure that services remain available to residents. The County is planning to activate the Emergency Operations Center early Sunday morning staffed with emergency services departments and community partners. The Sheriff’s Department, EMS, and Central Communications (911) are working to up-staff in order to… Continue Reading County Preps for Upcoming Weather Event
The AT&T and Verizon network degradation that impacted 911 call routing and caller location have now been resolved. Alamance County will continue to provide updates if any new information is received.
Please be advised that the NC Department of Information Technology has received notice from multiple carriers that there are issues with both wireline and wireless services across the southeast portion of the country. According to L.V. Pokey Harris, Executive Director of the North Carolina 911 Board, “Carriers are addressing the issues at their respective levels… Continue Reading Multiple Carriers Experiencing Outages Affecting Calls to Alamance 911 Center
Please be advised that AT&T is experiencing outages that is affecting 911 service in Alamance County. Approximately 13,144 AT&T customers with local 336 exchanges including: 278, 440, 538, 584, 585, and 586 are unable to use their landline or internet service phone to call 911. At this time, the concentration of residents that have been… Continue Reading AT&T Outages Affects Calls to Alamance 911 Center
AT&T advised Alamance Co Communications the 911 system has been repaired and is working properly at this time
On Sunday, March 4, 2018, AT&T notified Alamance County Central Communications that there is a hardware problem, and 13,291 residents are unable to dial 9-1-1 from their land lines. Residents may try calling 911 from cellular devices; however, as some systems are experiencing difficulties those needing emergency assistance should call (336) 570-6777 until further notice.
PRESS RELEASE Chairman Dan Ingle has signed a County-wide State of Emergency for Alamance County as of 3 pm today – following North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory who has declared a State of Emergency ahead of the approaching winter storm. With the impending snow event that is facing Alamance County, Alamance County Emergency Management will… Continue Reading January 21, 2016 – Countywide State of Emergency
On Monday, November 16 at their regular meeting, the Alamance County Commissioners honored Emily Wrightenberry. Ms. Wrightenberry, a former dispatcher from Central Communications (911) who has since been employed by the District Attorney’s Office as a legal aide, was honored for the performance of her duties during the early morning hours of October 13. She… Continue Reading Commissioners Honor Emily Wrightenberry