TITLE

Iowa gov. backs emergency alerts via wireless

AUTHOR(S)
Silva, Jeffrey
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
RCR Wireless News;3/19/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the support of Iowa Governor Thomas Vilsack for using mobile-phone technology to warn citizens of violent weather. Benefits for the state's citizens; Mandate given to the Iowa Emergency Management Division to assist in the development of the system; Reasons for the intransigence of the wireless industry toward the technology.
ACCESSION #
4282368

 

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