communications systems http://news.stlpublicradio.org en 911 hearings conclude at Mo. Capitol http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/911-hearings-conclude-mo-capitol <p>A <a href="http://house.mo.gov/">Missouri House </a>committee has wrapped up a series of hearings on improving 911 communications systems used by emergency responders.&nbsp; Supporters of proposed upgrades admit, though, that&nbsp;they have a hard case to sell to both politicians and the public.</p><p>Lawmakers and local-level officials at today&#39;s meeting&nbsp;stressed the need to use 911 systems that can integrate text messaging and even video communications.&nbsp;<a href="http://callawaycounty.org/commission/"> &ldquo;Doc&rdquo; Kritzer is a county commissioner </a>from Callaway County. Wed, 09 Nov 2011 23:17:47 +0000 Marshall Griffin 2443 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org 911 hearings conclude at Mo. Capitol