​​​Maryland First Newsletter
​​December 22, 2022 
-  Includes the 2022 Major Accomplishments, Continue the Coverage Improvement Program, Increase the reliability and resiliency of the system, Enhance Cyber Security, and Continue expanding our interoperability partnerships with surrounding jurisdictions.

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​​December 21, ​2021 

- Includes 2021 Major Accomplishments, End-of-Year Statistics, De​ployable Trunking and RSA Funds to Support MD FiRST.​ 

       ​     ​Maryland First Newsletter

December 21, 2020 

-  Includes the 2020 Year-End Wrap-up, NASCIO Award presented to The Maryland Department of Information Technology’s Maryland First Responder Radio System Team (FiRST), and New SOPs, SOGs.

​​  ​Maryland First Newsletter​​

October 8, 2020 

- I​ncludes the Coverage Improvement Program, Pat King joining MD FiRST, and a listing of all SOPs and SOGs including live links.

Norm Farley and Mike Leahy 

    NASCIO Maryland FiRST Recognition Award​

    - Maryland FiRST was recently recognized as the first place winner for the NASCIO Information Technology Recognition Award in the category of Information Communications Technology Initiatives.​ ​

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    Cecil County on Maryland FiRST​

    - Cecil County successfully cut over their operations to MD FiRST at 6 am June 28, 2019.  The cut-over went very smoothly, and on behalf of everyone on MD FiRST I'd like to welcome them onto the system...



Cecil County partners with Motorola and Maryland First for 9-1-1 System

helicopters land on eastbound rt. 50

    Crash by Route 50​

    - Maryland State Police, Anne Arundel Police and Fire and Queen Anne's County Fire responded to the scene....

          Love to the Rescue

Dorchester County First Responders

Phase 3 Complete

    Phase 3 Complete​

    - Maryland FiRST Statewide Interoperable Radio System for first responders and public safety.

Phase 3 Complete       

    4th Annual Across the Bay 10K

    - Thank you to MD FiRST and all the first responders and volunteers that made yesterday's race across the bay safe for all of us.


    2017 Command Rally, MD TAC​

    - Radio roll calls were made during the testing of the command vehicles communications, one of which used MD TAC.​​


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