Administrative Policy Board
Notice of Public Meeting to be Convened Electronically – June 22, 2020
Pursuant to the Michigan Governor’s Executive Order 2020-75, the Regular Meeting of the Kent County Dispatch Authority – Administrative Policy Board will be convened electronically
on Monday, June 22, 2020 at 10AM. To access the full meeting agenda please click on the June 22, 2020 meeting agenda below. Members of the public are invited to participate via the Zoom Meeting link or by calling in to the conference line during times of public comment or when public comments are invited by the Board Chairman.
You may access the electronic meeting via the internet or telephone – please see access information below.
When: Jun 22, 2020 10:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Topic: KCDA – Administrative Policy Board Meeting
Click Here to Access Zoom Meeting
Or iPhone One-Tap:
US: +1 301-715-8592 or +1-312-626-6799
Webinar ID: 823 0632 2154
2020 Administrative Policy Board Schedule
January 27, 2020
February 24, 2020 – Canceled
March 23, 2020 – Canceled
April 27, 2020 – Canceled
May 18, 2020
June 22, 2020
September 28, 2020
October 26, 2020
November 23, 2020
December – TBD
Agendas & Minutes
800MHz Radio Steering Committee
The KCDA Radio Steering Committee (RSC) was established in August of 2016 by the KCDA Board to specifically evaluate, plan and implement an 800 MHz County Wide Public Safety radio system in Kent County, integrated into the existing MPSCS network used throughout Michigan. The RSC is an advisory committee for the project and any and all issues considered by the RSC are issued as recommendations to the KCDA Administrative Policy Board for approval and action.
The Project Manager for the TSC is Captain Scott Brown, of the Kent County Sheriff’s Department.
The Committee members representing a cross section of public safety in Kent County are:
Captain Scott Brown – Kent County Sheriff
Matt Groesser – Kent County PSAP
Captain Peter McWatters – Grand Rapids PD
Eric Hutchinson – Kent County Sheriff
Karen Chadwick, ENP – Grand Rapids PSAP
Deputy Chief Margaret Felix – Grand Rapids FD
Chief Kim Koster – Wyoming PD, Large PD
Chief Andy Milanowski – Sparta PD, Small PD
Chief Mike Rexford – Kent City FD, Small FD
Lt. Ross Tibbets – Kentwood FD, Large FD
Kevin Walk – Life Ambulance, EMS
Dennis Fountain – MPSCS Technical Advisor, Non Voting Member
KCDA Executive Committee to be held at 10:00am Eastern in the Manager’s Conference Room at the City of Wyoming, Michigan. Executive Committee meets at the discretion of the Chair of the Admin. Policy Board, but that when meetings are held they are normally on the 2nd Monday of each month at the City of Wyoming.
Executive Committee Members
Curtis Holt – Chair
June 9 CANCELLED
The Finance Committee meets at Grand Rapids Township Hall and meets on an as needed basis.
Finance Committee Members
Mike DeVries – Chair
June 4 CANCELLED