Monthly Archives: July 2019

#SHOWUP Spotlight – Giana Leach

#SHOWUP Spotlight – Giana Leach

OPCD #SHOWUP Spotlight Giana Leach OPCD is so proud and appreciative of our staff members who go above and beyond to serve New Orleans that we want to share their stories. To kick off this series, meet Giana Leach. Giana is currently a dispatcher for Orleans Parish Communication District and has worked for the agency

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Wendy Ervin Appointed to Operations Manager Position

Wendy Ervin Appointed to Operations Manager Position

The Orleans Parish Communication District is excited to announce the appointment of Wendy Ervin to Operations Manager. Prior to her promotion, Wendy has over 13 years of experience in emergency communications as a Telecommunicator and Operations Supervisor. In the role of Operations Manager, Wendy will oversee and manage all aspects of 9-1-1...

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OPCD Takes Precautionary Steps to Protect Network Amid Louisiana Cyber Attack State of Emergency Declaration

OPCD Takes Precautionary Steps to Protect Network Amid Louisiana Cyber Attack State of Emergency Declaration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OPCD Takes Precautionary Steps to Protect NetworkAmid Louisiana Cyber Attack State of Emergency Declaration NEW ORLEANS, LA (July 26, 2019) –  In response to Governor John Bel Edwards emergency declaration, the Orleans Parish Communication District announces that it has seen no apparent effects of a cyber-attack or any...

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AT&T Mobility Reports 9-1-1 Service Outage

AT&T Mobility Reports 9-1-1 Service Outage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AT&T Mobility Reports 9-1-1 Service Outage NEW ORLEANS, LA (July 2, 2019) – The Orleans Parish Communications District (OPCD) was notified at 5:20 a.m. on Tuesday morning by AT&T Mobility that the wireless carriers was experiencing a network service outage impacting the ability to deliver AT&T Mobility wireless...

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