TribLIVE

| Neighborhoods


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Murrysville 911 calls to be dispatched by county system beginning in December

By Daveen Rae Kurutz
Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013, 12:36 p.m.
 

Murrysville council last week approved an agreement to transfer police dispatching to the county system in December.

Westmoreland County 911 will begin dispatching Murrysville police calls on Dec. 2.

A callbox will be installed at the municipal building and the current police number — 724-327-2111 — will connect callers directly with county dispatch.

Murrysville was one of three municipalities in Westmoreland County to dispatch police calls in-house.

North Huntington and Greensburg police departments will continue to use in-house systems.

Murrysville officials do not yet know what impact the switch will have on the 2014 budget.

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Murrysville

  1. Murrysville hosts community camp-out over weekend
  2. 57th District candidate faces home foreclosure
  3. Delmont sues feuding owners of run-down business property
  4. Volunteers to blitz Murrysville park to document biodiversity
  5. Pipe replacement by Delmont, Murrysville to fix erosion
  6. Cyclist injured after crashing into truck in Murrysville
  7. Delmont breathes sigh of relief over pump station
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.