911 Advisory Board
The Putnam County 911 Advisory Board exists per West Virginia Code §24-6-5.
Each county or municipality shall appoint for each answering point an enhanced emergency telephone system advisory board consisting of at least six members to monitor the operation of the system. The board shall be appointed by the county or municipality and shall include at least one member from the affected:
Fire Service Providers
Law Enforcement providers
Emergency Medical Providers
Emergency Services Providers Participating in the System
Counties or Municipalities
The director of the county or municipal enhanced telephone system shall serve as an ex officio member of the advisory board.
All appointments to the advisory board shall be for terms of three years, except that an appointment to fill a vacancy shall be for the unexpired term. All members shall serve without compensation. The board shall adopt any policies, rules, and regulations necessary for its own guidance. The board shall meet monthly or quarterly. The board may make recommendations to the county or municipality concerning the operation of the system.
Putnam County 911 Advisory Board Members
Fire Department Representative
Sheriff Bobby Eggleton
Sheriff’s Office Representative
Sargent T.W. Tippett
State Police Representative
Chief W.M. Mullin
Municipal Law Enforcement Representative