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Metro and COG Fire Chiefs Announce New Fire/Rescue Liaison

Metro, with support of the COG Fire Chiefs Committee, announced the addition of a full-time fire/rescue liaison in its Rail Operations Control Center. The liaison, a uniformed fire officer, will serve in the “nerve center” of the Metrorail system 40 hours a week to help coordinate emergency communication between Metro and first responders.  Read more about the fire/rescue liaison in this Metro news release, or view the video recaps below.

COG Fire Chiefs Committee Chairman and Prince George's County Fire Chief Marc Bashoor discusses the creation of the liaison position:

This video from Metro highlights the Rail Operations Control Center:

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Release Date: Jul 23, 2015


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