Something will be happen in RI
Rhode Island will be getting a new statewide disaster radio system to connect police and fire departments statewide using 800mhz.It will basically be an 800 MHz trunked radio control station at every police and fire dispatch center across the state. It is the brainchild of the Communications Working Group Committee, which is made up of several people from different state agencies, police & fire chief associations, EMA, and a hired out of state consultant.
It will operate on the existing RI DOT trunked system which was recently upgraded to Motorola Type 2 trunking. The frequencies are as follows:
The talkgroup IDs for this new net has not yet been assigned.
Thanks to AA1PL for this INFO