Franklin County Emergency Communications System/CoMIRS


The Franklin County Emergency Communications System Oversight Committee oversees construction and maintenance of a regional interoperable communications system linking police, fire, emergency medical services, and dispatch communications throughout and beyond the Franklin County region. Committee membership consists of a representative from the Franklin County Police Chiefs Association, the Franklin County Fire Chiefs Association, the Franklin County Emergency Medical Services Committee, the Franklin Regional Council of Governments Executive Committee, Tri-State Fire Mutual Aid, Shelburne Dispatch Control, and the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office. The Committee meets monthly.


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts Interoperable Radio System (CoMIRS) is a statewide 700/800 MHz trunked radio system that serves as the statewide emergency services communications backbone. CoMIRS is used by municipal, regional and state public safety entities, providing operable and interoperable communications for over 250 public safety and transportation agencies throughout the state. The system supports interoperability channels for use by eligible users.

Radio System Trouble

If you experience an issue while using the radio system in Franklin County, please use this Radio System Trouble Ticket to let us know. The radio system manager will contact you within 48 hours to confirm that he is working on the issue you reported.

Technical Assistance Documents for CoMIRS Radios

Franklin County Radio System Migration to CoMIRS Memorandum of Agreement Q&A Forum

Migration to CoMIRS MOAs Presentation

Related Documents

Meeting Minutes

FCECS Minutes from January 2021
FCECS Minutes from December 2020
FCECS Minutes from November 2020
FCECS Minutes from October 2020
FCECS Minutes from September 2020
FCECS Minutes from August 2020
FCECS Minutes from July 16 2020
FCECS Agenda for July 2, 2020
FCECS Minutes from June 2020
FCECS Minutes from May 2020
FCECS Minutes April 2020
A meeting in March was not held.
FCECS Minutes February 2020
FCECS Minutes January 2020
FCECS Minutes December 2019
FCECS Minutes November 2019
FCECS Minutes October 2019
FCECS Minutes September 2019
FCECS Minutes August 2019
FCECS Minutes July 2019
FCECS Minutes June 2019
FCECS Minutes May 2019
FCECS Minutes April 2019
FCECS Minutes March 2019
FCECS Minutes February 2019
FCECS Minutes from January 2019
FCECS Minutes December 2018
FCECS Minutes November 2018
FCECS Minutes October 2018
FCECS Minutes September 2018
FCECS Minutes August 2018

For older minutes, please contact Xander Sylvain. Meeting agendas are posted on the Meetings & Events calendar on the date of the meeting.