Alaska Opts in to FirstNet #1730-08-2017
Alaska is modernizing communications technology for its first responders. Today, Governor Bill Walker announced his decision to accept the FirstNet and AT&T plan to deliver a wireless broadband network to the state’s public safety community. FirstNet will bring advanced technologies to the state that will help Alaska’s first responders save lives and protect communities.
“Opting in to FirstNet is an important step to ensure that Alaska’s first responders can communicate when seconds can mean the difference between life and death,” said Governor Bill Walker. “Putting this technology in the hands of our public safety personnel brings us closer to building a safer Alaska.”
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