Broken AC unit threatens fire communication equipment
With the backup dispatch center not yet operations, an equipment failure could have compromised response
The Columbia Daily Tribune
COLUMBIA, Mo. — Joe Piper, interim director of joint communications, steps around a makeshift air vent set up to cool the Public Safety Joint Communications Center after its air conditioner broke Thursday, endangering some of the center's equipment.
Expensive computers, servers and some obsolete equipment at Columbia's Public Safety Joint Communications Center were at risk of failure yesterday as the result of a broken air conditioner.