The Quincy/Adams County 9-1-1 system was
established in 1989 by both the City of Quincy and Adams County.
The Quincy/Adams County 9-1-1 Center is responsible for the
efficient operation of our county-wide Enhanced 9-1-1 telephone
and public safety communications systems.
The Center employs 20 personnel and is the
county's only Public Safety Answering Point. 9-1-1 staff is
responsible for emergency and non-emergency call-handling;
public safety dispatch for police, sheriff, fire and emergency
medical services; activity reporting and documentation; and
communications support for all City of Quincy and Adams County
public safety agencies.
Quincy/Adams County 9-1-1 Center is an
inter-governmental agency of both Adams County and the City of
Quincy governments. The oversight authority is the 9-1-1
Governing Board that consists of eleven members.
The 9-1-1 Director is the chief executive for
Quincy/Adams County 9-1-1 System and functions as a department
head in both the City of Quincy and
Adams County governments.