Official Lynn Fire frequencies are now as follows:
* Channel 1 (Dispatch) 153.800 MHz p/l: 79.7
* Channel 2 (Operations) 154.415 MHz p/l: 74.4
* Channel 4 (Alt. Operations) 153.830 MHz p/l: 74.4
All dispatching and communications between apparatus and Fire Alarm (including EMS) will be via Channel 1. Responding Mutual Aid Apparatus will communicate with Fire Alarm on Ch. 1 while responding to their cover assignment and when responding to subsequent alarms while covering.
Primary fireground operations will be conducted on Channel 2. Mutual Aid Apparatus which responds to a fire scene will utilize Channel 2 upon arrival to communicate with the Incident Commander or other companies at the scene.
Channel 4 (old universal fireground frequency) will be used as an additional channel in the event of a mass casualty incident, multiple incidents in the city, evacuation/collapse, (ie – Accountability – Level III).
Peter G. Sturgis