Cumberland County 911 services restored

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CUMBERLAND COUNTY, Pa.– Cumberland County 9-1-1 service has been restored. Centurylink was able to resolve the intermittent 9-1-1 outages experienced earlier today affecting residents in the Carlisle and Shippensburg areas.

9-1-1 service returned to normal operations at 11:15 AM this morning. Technicians have been on-site conducting additional testing and analysis throughout the afternoon hours to ensure system stability.

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The Cumberland County Department of Public Safety reports there are intermittent 911 outages affecting residents in the Carlisle and Shippensburg areas.

Currently, Centruylink technicians are on-site working to resolve the problem.

Residents in the following communities needing 911 should dial Cumberland County Public Safety’s administrative lines:

  • Carlisle residents — 717-243-4121
  • Shippensburg residents — 717-532-8878
  • West Shore residents — 717-238-9676

Residents may also report emergencies to local fire, police and EMS stations.