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EMPLOYEE OF THE QUARTER – JYNECO THORNTON
EMPLOYEE OF THE QUARTER – JYNECO THORNTON

OPCD’s Employee of the Quarter Jyneco Thornton OPCD believes in acknowledging our staff’s successes to help them develop not only professionally...

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OPCD Announces Special Lateral Recruitment for Emergency Communications Specialist II
OPCD Announces Special Lateral Recruitment for Emergency Communications Specialist II

  Contact: Sierra Wallace Public Engagement Manager 504-432-0378 [email protected]   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     OPCD Announces Special...

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ECS II Michael Triplett Named Gladiator of Excellence
ECS II Michael Triplett Named Gladiator of Excellence

ECS II Michael Triplett Named Gladiator of Excellence   OPCD is proud to announce that Executive Director Tyrell Morris has named Emergency...

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OPCD Releases 2021 Annual Report
OPCD Releases 2021 Annual Report

Contact: Sierra Wallace Public Engagement Manager 504-432-0378 [email protected] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     OPCD Releases 2021...

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Orleans Parish Communication District Selected for Ragan’s Crisis Communications Awards
Orleans Parish Communication District Selected for Ragan’s Crisis Communications Awards

  Contact: Sierra Wallace Public Engagement Manager 504-432-0378 [email protected] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Orleans Parish...

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Orleans Parish Communication District Hosts Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to Celebrate Cut Over to AT&T ESInet™ and Carbyne APEX Call Handling System
Orleans Parish Communication District Hosts Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to Celebrate Cut Over to AT&T ESInet™ and Carbyne APEX Call Handling System

Orleans Parish Communication District Hosts Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to Celebrate Cut Over to AT&T ESInet™ and Carbyne APEX Call Handling...

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Shenita Williams Appointed to NOLA-311 Supervisor
Shenita Williams Appointed to NOLA-311 Supervisor

Orleans Parish Communication District Appoints Shenita Williams to NOLA-311 Supervisor  It is with great pleasure that OPCD announces the...

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Employee of the Quarter – Darius Wilkinson
Employee of the Quarter – Darius Wilkinson

OPCD’s Employee of the Quarter Darius Wilkinson OPCD believes in acknowledging our staff’s successes to help them develop not only...

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Mother’s Day, A Spotlight
Mother’s Day, A Spotlight

A Mother’s Day Tribute In celebration of this year’s Mother’s Day OPCD is excited to share a spotlight of some our staff and their relationships...

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Dennis Carr, Jr. Appointed to NOLA-311 Analyst
Dennis Carr, Jr. Appointed to NOLA-311 Analyst

Dennis Carr, Jr. Appointed to NOLA-311 Analyst The OPCD is excited to announce the appointment of Dennis Carr, Jr. to NOLA-311 Analyst. Dennis...

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Cory Davis Appointed to OPCD Public Engagement Specialist Position
Cory Davis Appointed to OPCD Public Engagement Specialist Position

  Cory Davis Appointed to OPCD Public Engagement Specialist Position     OPCD is proud to announce the appointment of Cory Davis to...

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Barren Bailey promoted to Systems Engineer II
Barren Bailey promoted to Systems Engineer II

Barren Bailey promoted to Systems Engineer II OPCD is proud to announce the appointment of Barren Bailey to the position of Systems Engineer II...

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Ryan Eleew promoted to Associate Director of Technology
Ryan Eleew promoted to Associate Director of Technology

Ryan Eleew promoted to Associate Director of Technology Ryan is a highly self-motivated technology professional with over 10 years of experience...

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Byron Meredith Appointed to CAD Engineer II
Byron Meredith Appointed to CAD Engineer II

Byron Meredith Appointed to CAD Engineer II   It is with great pride that OPCD announces the promotion of Byron Meredith to CAD Engineer II...

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OPCD Terminates Emergency Directive 20-02 Signaling End of COVID-19 Surveillance
OPCD Terminates Emergency Directive 20-02 Signaling End of COVID-19 Surveillance

OPCD Terminates Emergency Directive 20-02 Signaling End of COVID-19 Surveillance   NEW ORLEANS, LA (April 5th, 2022), After consultation with...

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Orleans Parish Communication District (OPCD)  Managed More Than 1 Million Total Calls for Service in 2021
Orleans Parish Communication District (OPCD) Managed More Than 1 Million Total Calls for Service in 2021

    Contact: Sierra Wallace OPCD Public Information Officer 504-432-0378 [email protected]   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Orleans Parish...

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OPCD 2020 Financial Audit Shows No Findings for Fiscal Year 2020
OPCD 2020 Financial Audit Shows No Findings for Fiscal Year 2020

    Contact: Marcus Creel Director of Communications and Government Affairs 601-319-2024 [email protected] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OPCD...

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OPCD Cybersecurity Spotlight Closes with Karl Fasold, Technology Department Director
OPCD Cybersecurity Spotlight Closes with Karl Fasold, Technology Department Director

  OPCD Cybersecurity Spotlight Karl Fasold For Cybersecurity Awareness Month, OPCD has been excited to spotlight the members of our...

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OPCD Cybersecurity Spotlight Virgil Guerra, Computer Aided Dispatcher (CAD) Manager
OPCD Cybersecurity Spotlight Virgil Guerra, Computer Aided Dispatcher (CAD) Manager

  OPCD Cybersecurity Spotlight Virgil Guerra For Cybersecurity Awareness Month, OPCD is excited to spotlight the members of our Technology...

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OPCD Cybersecurity Spotlight Bill Irwin, Technical Operations Manager
OPCD Cybersecurity Spotlight Bill Irwin, Technical Operations Manager

  OPCD Cybersecurity Spotlight Bill Irwin For Cybersecurity Awareness Month, OPCD is excited to spotlight the members of our Technology...

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OPCD Cybersecurity Spotlight Ryan Eleew, OPCD Network Operations Manager
OPCD Cybersecurity Spotlight Ryan Eleew, OPCD Network Operations Manager

  OPCD Cybersecurity Spotlight Ryan Eleew, OPCD Network Operations Manager For Cybersecurity Awareness Month, OPCD is excited to spotlight...

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OPCD Training and Compliance Department Earns Coveted International Training Certification
OPCD Training and Compliance Department Earns Coveted International Training Certification

    Contact: Marcus Creel Director of Communications and Government Affairs 601-319-2024 [email protected] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OPCD...

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#SHOWUP Spotlight – OPCD Staff
#SHOWUP Spotlight – OPCD Staff

OPCD #SHOWUP Spotlight OPCD Staff Here at OPCD, we believe in going above and beyond to serve the city of New Orleans. Recently our city...

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OPCD, in coordination with the City of New Orleans, NOHD and NOPD Announce the Launch of Alternative Dispatch Pilot Program
OPCD, in coordination with the City of New Orleans, NOHD and NOPD Announce the Launch of Alternative Dispatch Pilot Program

Contact: Chelsea Porché Public Engagement Manager 504-508-0366 [email protected] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OPCD, in Coordination with the City of New...

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