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Ontario awards contract for $9M in radio upgrades
The articIe implies it'll be a combined police, fire, and EMS system.
I'm not sure how a "new, all-digital system" will "help responders better coordinate efforts with other agencies in the event of large-scale, mutual-aid incidents" -- the units that respond to my house already have the surrounding counties' frequencies in their radios in addition to common frequencies. If there's a need to replace old, busted radios, just say so