Over 130 @volusiasheriff dispatchers are receiving special training from @_911TI_ in handling calls concerning mental health and suicide, which is a growing issue in the county and has been exacerbated by #COVID19. #WeAnswerTheCall https://twitter.com/news6wkmg/status/1361895650191900673
Volusia dispatchers receive more training after increase in mental health calls https://www.clickorlando.com/news/local/2021/02/16/volusia-dispatchers-receive-more-training-after-increase-in-mental-health-calls/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=snd&utm_content=wkmg6
Congratulations! I'll look forward to crossing paths on important MoCo stories soon.
Starting another thread to share some personal/professional news. Today is my last day @frednewspost. On Monday, I'll begin work down the road covering Montgomery County government and some other subjects @BethesdaBeat.
Our 24 counties need accurate info about 9-1-1 fee revenue from the
@MDComptroller. Sure wish that @peterfranchot would stop procrastinating & start communicating so that Maryland can continue to transition to Next Generation 9-1-1 to save lives!
Share a story, sprout a leaf!
Help recognize a 9-1-1 professional in your life who’s gone above and beyond and made a difference in your community. #911TreeofLife https://bit.ly/3bkmxmF
Thanks @EvanMGlass for your leadership on the @MoCoCouncilMD on behalf of #RankedChoiceVoting & for leadership on #RCV of Marylanders @CherylKagan @BrookeELierman @mcwspeaks @RepRaskin @EricLuedtke @LCharkoudian @GabrielAcevero @Rob_Richie all working for a #21stCenturyDemocracy https://twitter.com/EvanMGlass/status/1392890547296251905
I appreciate the ongoing leadership and advocacy in Annapolis from @CherylKagan @GabrielAcevero @BrookeELierman @EricLuedtke @rcvformaryland @fairvote and others.
Let’s keep working to bring ranked choice voting to Maryland!
"Generally speaking, about 95% of the time any adverse events from a vaccine would happen within the first 2 months, noting that we are over a year from the time that the first person was vaccinated with the Moderna vaccine," Dr. Kizzmekia Corbett says about vaccine safety.
Great to be w/@MDLatinoCaucus talking about fed issues of importance to the Maryland immigrant community w/@SenatorCardin & @ChrisVanHollen! #working4md
These are the mass vaccination sites in Maryland that will offer Pfizer to adolescents. By appointment or walk-up/drive-thru. http://covidvax.maryland.gov
.@MDHealthDept reported that 65.1% of MD-ers have gotten 1+ dose of the #COVID #vaccine. As shots go into arms, hoping that @Rockville411 & @GburgMD ppl will return to work, reducing the burden on @GovLarryHogan's faulty #Unemployment insurance system. #FixUnemployment @MD_Labor
Our very own Ryan Rilette had a wonderful conversation with Sen. Cheryl Kagan as a guest for her podcast, "Kibbitzing with Kagan". Watch @CherylKagan and Ryan discuss Round House below!