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Poudre Emergency Communications Center (PECC)

Physical Address: 2221 S. Timberline Road, Fort Collins, Co 80525
Mailing Address: PO Box 580, Ft. Collins, CO 80522-0580
Phone: 970-221-6540

Poudre Emergency Communications Center (PECC) is a 24 hour, 365 day a year operation, and is the Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) responsible for answering 911 calls that originate from within the Poudre Fire Authority (PFA) and Wellington fire districts. Seventeen non-emergent telephone lines are also answered daily by PECC.

PECC primarily dispatches calls for service for Fort Collins Police Services (FCPS), Poudre Fire Authority (PFA), and Poudre Valley Health Ambulance Service (PVH). Additionally, PECC dispatches for the Wellington/Waverly Volunteer Fire Department and the Platte River Fire Department.

The dispatch response area covers over 2,000 square miles and a population of over 165,000. PECC monitors nine radio channels full time, five utility channels after hours, and has the capability to monitor channels for both Colorado State University Police and Larimer County Sheriffs Department in emergencies.