The Radio Division primarily maintains and operates Manatee County 800 MHz trunked radio systems. This network serves as a primary interoperable communications system during emergencies.
We provide engineering, technical support and repair capabilities for the County's radio communications network. This network consist of several microwave and fiber optic links connected to 9 radio communication tower sites, 911 radio dispatch consoles and a radio network operations center (NOC) where we monitor and control the entire system.
The mobile shop is responsible for maintaining over 3500 radios for over 40 agencies that support Public Safety and Local Law Enforcement agencies.