Emergency Telephone System Board (ETSB) - Freedom of Information Act Disclosure
The Emergency Telephone System Board of DuPage ["DuPage ETSB"] is an emergency telephone system board established pursuant to Section 15.4 of the Local Government Emergency Telephone System Act, 50 ILCS 750/15.4. As such it has an appointed governing board consisting of 10 members. The members are appointed by the Chairman of the DuPage County Board for three year terms. The representatives consist of a member from: The DuPage County Board (2) one of which is Chairman of the ETSB board, DuPage Mayors and Managers Conference (2) one of which is Vice Chairman of the ETSB Board, DuPage Fire Chief's Association (1), DuPage Chief of Police Association (1), DuPage County Sheriff’s Office (1), DuPage Public Safety Communications [DU-COMM] (1), Emergency Services (1) and a DuPage County Citizen representative (1). DuPage ESTB has oversight of the Enhanced 9-1-1 systems for citizens of the County of DuPage and portions of Cook, Kane and Will counties, excluding Aurora and Naperville.
DuPage ETSB manages the technical systems that provide Enhanced 9-1-1, the records of specific incidents are proprietary to its members. Enhanced 9-1-1 systems are a critical and valued state-of-the-art tool for the expeditious response of public safety to citizen requests for emergency service. DuPage ETSB has a head count of 7 full time employees. It should be noted that DuPage ESTB is wholly funded by 9-1-1 surcharge money collected from wireless and wire-line telephones.
Annual Operating Budget: $4,200,000.00
Contact ETSB Freedom of Information Act Officers:
Mail or Fax:
DuPage County ETSB - FOIA Officer
421 N. County Farm Rd.
Wheaton, IL 60187