Sutherlin Launches Community Connect

Sutherlin, Oregon

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Sutherlin, OR - Sutherlin Fire Department has been working closely with technology partner First Due to release Community Connect, an application focused on protecting residents and their property in the most effective way possible during an incident or major disaster. Community Connect is a secure, easy to use platform that allows residents to share critical information about their household in order to aid first responders and emergency service personnel to respond more efficiently and effectively; ultimately resulting in better incident outcomes.

"Community Connect is a secure, easy to use platform that allows residents to share critical information about their household in order to aid first responders and emergency service personnel to respond more efficiently and effectively"

Community Connect is completely voluntary and residents are individually able to decide which information they are comfortable sharing. Residents simply create a profile and enter critical property and occupant information which is then made available to public safety agencies at the time of dispatch. Data provided by resident's within Community Connect is 100% secure and is used only for the purpose of better serving the resident during emergency situations.

For more information about the program and to create a profile for your household, please visit Sutherlin Community Connect.

About First Due

First Due is on a mission to end first responder and citizen injuries due to a lack of information. First Due is focused on providing solutions for Fire and EMS agencies and the communities they serve, all with the goal of ensuring optimal preparedness for disaster situations.

Media Contact:

Ron Kanter
Head of Growth
+1 (516) 428-4323

About Sutherlin Fire Department

Our mission is to provide our residents, businesses, and visitors with prompt fire protection and life safety services. We accomplish this with a combination of career staff and volunteers.  Our commitment to “Serving our Community with Pride” serves us well in providing quality services for the residents and visitors of the City.

Mike Lane

Fire Chief

Press & Media Kit

To see press and media assets for ERFPD's launch of Community Connect, please see the program's files & downloads page.

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