Technical challenges delay DaneCom until 2017

The new emergency communication system, DaneCom, that was supposed to be turned on last year, will not be turned on until 2017 due to "significant technological challenges," officials said.

New Dane County emergency system faces more delays

$18M communication systems originally set to be released last summer

The rollout of Dane County's $18 million emergency communications system set for Monday has been postponed again, and its day-to-day manager said there is no information available "as to when it may commence."