FirstNet review of its policies, hiring process remains front and center

Tammy Parker, FierceBroadbandWirelessThe First Responder Network Authority's (FirstNet) newly created review committee is moving ahead with its investigation on whether the organization's board has complied with federal rules that apply to its hiring, sourcing and meeting practices in its efforts to set up the LTE-based National Public Safety Broadband Network (NPSBN). Tammy Parker, editor of FierceBroadbandWireless, provides an update on how FirstNet board member Paul Fitzgerald, sheriff of Story County, Iowa, is working with the committee to address concerns he raised in a motion at a meeting in April. Read more

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