Jeff Rusiecki
Emergency Communications Manager
jrusiecki@astoria.or.us 

Brad Johnston
Chief of Police
bjohnston@astoria.or.us 

Terri Peden
Administrative Services Manager
tpeden@astoria.or.us     

AWARDS

Though Astoria 9-1-1 is considered a small Center, we have truly outstanding employees standing ready to answer the call of duty!

A MESSAGE FROM THE MANAGER

HISTORY OF 911

Each year an estimated 240 million 9-1-1 calls are made in the United States. According to the FCC about one-third of these are wireless, or calls made from cell phones. In our area this trend is actually closer to two-thirds. Astoria 9-1-1 received nearly 13,000 9-1-1 calls in the year 2013. In addition to these emergency calls our Dispatchers also handled over 46,000 non-emergency calls for service!

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Free streaming music now available from Freegal

Wed, Aug 12, 2015

Astoria Public Library patrons can now stream entire albums every day from Freegal, in addition to downloading up to 5 songs per week, for free!

The new streaming service will allow library cardholders of the increased access to over 6 million songs from 28,000 recording labels that originate in over 80 different countries.   Also included is the complete local catalogue of Sony Music Entertainment.

You can download a select number of Freegal Music tracks in the MP3 format each week, or stream a select number of hours each day--all you need is your library card number and your PIN (last four digits of library barcode number). There is no software to download, and there are no digital rights management (DRM) restrictions. Freegal Music apps for mobile devices are available in the Apple® App Store and Google Play®.

Check it out!


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Jeff Rusiecki
Emergency Communications Manager
jrusiecki@astoria.or.us 

Brad Johnston
Chief of Police
bjohnston@astoria.or.us 

Terri Peden
Administrative Services Manager
tpeden@astoria.or.us     

AWARDS

Though Astoria 9-1-1 is considered a small Center, we have truly outstanding employees standing ready to answer the call of duty!

A MESSAGE FROM THE MANAGER

HISTORY OF 911

Each year an estimated 240 million 9-1-1 calls are made in the United States. According to the FCC about one-third of these are wireless, or calls made from cell phones. In our area this trend is actually closer to two-thirds. Astoria 9-1-1 received nearly 13,000 9-1-1 calls in the year 2013. In addition to these emergency calls our Dispatchers also handled over 46,000 non-emergency calls for service!