Pierre City Commission Approves Dispatch Center Remodeling Project

(KCCR) — The Pierre City Commission has given approval to a request to update the dispatch equipment at the Central South Dakota Communications Center. Pierre Police Chief Jason Jones says the project has been in the works for a while…

Jones says CARES Act funding the city is receiving is helping to fund the upgrades…

Dispatch Center Director Cindy Gross says right now, communications officers are at work stations that are not six feet apart per C-D-C guidelines for social distancing and the remodel would solve that…

The cost of the project is 140-thousand 654 dollars which includes 55-hundred dollars for shipping and 17-thousand 250-dollars for installation of the equipment.