Communication Services

The Communications Services program provides communications services, including dispatching for the following agencies:

You can contact Communication Services at 806-872-2121.

Program Objective

  • Provide timely and effective responses to emergency calls for service
  • Handle informational requests by the public
  • Maintain reliable and accurate communications support for Emergency Services personnel in the field
Program Activities

  • Answering 911 emergency calls
  • Dispatching police, fire, and ambulance calls
  • Dispatch service for Dawson County Sheriff's Office, including the Texas Department of Public Safety
  • Evening and weekend dispatch of water and wastewater service calls
  • Clerical and administrative support
  • Maintenance of telephone system and fixed base and mobile radio units