Yes! some examples of calls that shouldn’t be made to 911 and non-emergency services telephone lines:
- Calls to request information about special events and municipal services schedules
- Power outages
- School closings
- Traffic conditions
- Weather reports
Extreme weather conditions, holidays, and major events increase demands on all emergency service agencies. In times like these, you can do your part in safeguarding your communications lifeline by keeping telephone lines and emergency services personnel clear and available to handle true emergencies from you and neighboring communities.