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|Owner      = '''<u>State Agencies</u>'''<br/>Texas State DOT<br/><br/>'''<u>Counties</u>'''<br/>Bastrop, Burnet, Jim Hogg, Starr, Travis, Webb, Williamson, Zapata<br/><br/>'''<u>Cities</u>'''<br/>Austin, Giddings, Lockhart, Marble Falls, Roma<br/><br/>'''<u>Others</u>'''<br/>Middle Rio Grande Development Council<br/><br/>
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|Owner      = '''<u>State Agencies</u>'''<br/>Texas State DOT<br/><br/>'''<u>Counties</u>'''<br/>Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Jim Hogg, Starr, Travis, Webb, Williamson, Zapata<br/><br/>'''<u>Cities</u>'''<br/>Austin, Bee Cave, Cedar Park, Georgetown, Giddings, Lakeway, Lockhart, Luling, Marble Falls, Mustang Ridge, Pflugerville, Round Rock, Taylor<br/><br/>'''<u>Others</u>'''<br/>Middle Rio Grande Development Council<br/><br/>
 
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|State      = [[Texas (US)|Texas]]
 
|State      = [[Texas (US)|Texas]]
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The following agencies use this system:
 
The following agencies use this system:
  
* City of Austin (including APD, AFD, EMS, Convention Center, trash, water, streets, animal control, etc)
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=== [Travis County] ===
* Travis County (TCSO, parks, school crossing guards, road crews, corrections)
 
* Travis County Fire/EMS Agencies  including STARflight talking to those agencies
 
* Austin ISD police, busses and within the schools.
 
* Austin Community College  (ACC Police mostly)
 
* Capital Metro is using LCRA Open Sky system.
 
* Cities of Manor, Lakeway/Bee Cave, Pflugerville, Rollingwood, West Lake Hills
 
* Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) along with the VHF also.
 
* Texas DOT is starting to use the system more including road crews, sand trucks, etc
 
* Texas Legislative Council  (very little heard and mostly on 700 Mhz)
 
* Texas House of Representatives  (very little heard and mostly on 700 Mhz)
 
* The University of Texas  police, maintenance, events
 
* Williamson County  mostly scrambled except for some fire channels
 
* Cities of Cedar Park, Georgetown, Leander and Round Rock mostly scrambled except for some fire channels.
 
* Bastrop County
 
* Caldwell County 700 and 800 Mhz
 
* Lee County not much traffic heard
 
* Agencies in the Middle Rio Grande Valley
 
* Burnet, Blanco and Llano County along with some old VHF  They use the VHF sites
 
  
==User Observations==
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* City of Austin
1473 is not Security Team 2; they are discussing which baggage conveyor belts to use. As far as I know there is only one security talkgroup.
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    - Public Safety: APD, AFD, ATCEMS
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    - Austin Convention Center, trash, water, streets, animal control, etc
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    - CTECC (Combined Transportation, Emergency, and Communications Center)
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* Travis County
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    - Sheriff's Office (TCSO), Constables Offices (TCCO)
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    - Parks, school crossing guards, road crews, corrections
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    - Austin-Travis County EMS, STARFlight, ESD1 EMS, Pflugerville Fire (EMS), Travis County Fire/Rescue (EMS)
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    - All ESDs (Fire)
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* Other cities within Travis County
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    - Manor†, Lakeway, Bee Cave, Pflugerville, Rollingwood, West Lake Hills, Mustang Ridge‡
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* Austin Independent School District
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    - Police, Buses, and Schools
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* Austin Community College
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    - ACC Police (and occasional operations)
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* The University of Texas
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    - UT Police
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    - Maintenance, Events, etc.
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* Other Universities
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    - St. Edward's University
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* Austin-Bergstrom International Airport
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* Capital Metro is using LCRA Open Sky
  
They have allocated to them Facilities Maintenance, Building Maintenance, and Airfield Maintenance. There are also Operations, which deals with things like flights being late and gate changes and such, and Operations Security, which are the heavily armed men in black roaming the concourse. There are 4 talkgroups allocated for general purpose airport use that are not used for anything. There are a few others as well. I can't identify which talkgroup number goes with which use however.
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=== [Williamson County] ===
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(mostly scrambled except few fire channels)
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* Williamson County
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    - Sheriff's Office, Constable's Offices
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    - EMS
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* Cities
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    - Cedar Park, Georgetown, Leander, Round Rock, Taylor, Granger, Thrall, Jarrell, Liberty Hill
  
September 2017 observations:
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=== [State Agencies] ===
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* Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS)
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    - Also use VHF
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* TxDOT (starting to use system more including road crews, sand trucks, etc. -- Also operate on LCRA P25)
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* Texas Legislative Council (minimal traffic - 700  MHz)
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* Texas House of Representatives (minimal traffic - 700 MHz)
  
TG 563: no longer parking enforcement, traffic revolves around repairing hydrants.
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=== [Other Counties] ===
 
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* Bastrop County
TG 554: appears to be the new parking enforcement TG.  Talk group not currently listed here.
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* Caldwell County (700/800 MHz)  
 
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    - Sheriff's Office, Constable's Offices
TG 617: WCSD (COA Wireless Communications Services Division) -- heard testing BDA system at a water plant.  Talk group not currently listed here.
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    - Lockhart Police, Fire/Rescue, and EMS
 
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    - Luling Police, Fire, and EMS
TG 592: Security team, possibly for city hall based on traffic.  Talk group not currently listed here.
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    - Police in the City of Mustang Ridge, and Martindale‡
 
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    - Multiple County Fire Departments (including Travis County Fire Rescue - TCESD#11/CCESD#1/HCESD#1)
TG 3625: Some form of police, traffic indicates Del Rio, TX area.  Talk group not currently listed here.
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* Lee County not much traffic heard
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* Burnet, Blanco, and Llano County (along with some VHF)
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* Agencies in the Middle Rio Grande Valley
  
TG 1240: St. David's Pflugerville ER.  Talk group not currently listed here.
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† Manor Police is dispatched and operates on TCSO BKR (Baker [TG 2403]
  
==Related Wiki Pages==
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‡ Mustang Ridge operates on both TCSO Channels and CCSO Channels due to location of city. Mainly heard on TCSO BKR (Baker) [TG 2403] and CCSO TRAF (Traffic) [TG 5396]
*[[Austin PD Patrol Radio Zone/Mode Configuration]]
 
*[[Austin Fire Department Zones and Talkgroups]]
 
*[[Greater Austin/Travis Regional Radio System (GATRRS) Technical Details]]
 
*[[Programming Your PRO-96 or PRO-2096 for GATRRS]]
 
*[[GATRRS UIDs]]
 
  
 
==External Links==
 
==External Links==

Latest revision as of 15:16, 6 June 2020

Multi-County
Public Trunked Radio System


NameGreater Austin/Travis Regional Radio System (GATRRS)
OwnersState Agencies
Texas State DOT

Counties
Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Jim Hogg, Starr, Travis, Webb, Williamson, Zapata

Cities
Austin, Bee Cave, Cedar Park, Georgetown, Giddings, Lakeway, Lockhart, Luling, Marble Falls, Mustang Ridge, Pflugerville, Round Rock, Taylor

Others
Middle Rio Grande Development Council

Owner TypePublic
CountiesMultiple
StateTexas
CountryUnited States

System Details
BandVHF High, 700/800 MHz
TypeProject 25 Phase I
ID13E
WACNBEE00
NAC?

FCC Callsign(s)
KNNI571, WPIR949, WPLP814, WPLW286, WPPZ330, WPQY686, WPQY813, WPVZ405, WPVZ406, WPVZ407, WPVZ408, WPVZ409, WPVZ410, WPVZ411, WPVZ412, WPVZ413, WPVZ414, WPVZ418, WPVZ419, WPVZ421, WPVZ422, WPVZ424, WPVZ426, WPVZ427, WPVZ428, WPVZ432, WPWJ533, WPXX380, WPXX386, WPYU318, WPZR511, WPZW899, WPZW901, WQBC298, WQBG890, WQDN876, WQES801, WQEW741, WQGH438, WQIV852, WQKS686, WQLK666, WQMI747, WQOM797, WQQQ831, WQUL475, WQVA552, WQWY841, WQXX969

Expired/Cancelled Callsigns
WQIC798, WQIC799, WQKQ563, WQLA844

System-specific links
DatabaseFCC Site Map
ForumRR Site Map

Other Resources
Trunktracking
FAQ
Trunktracking
Glossary

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System Users

The following agencies use this system:

[Travis County]

  • City of Austin
    - Public Safety: APD, AFD, ATCEMS
    - Austin Convention Center, trash, water, streets, animal control, etc
    - CTECC (Combined Transportation, Emergency, and Communications Center)
  • Travis County
    - Sheriff's Office (TCSO), Constables Offices (TCCO)
    - Parks, school crossing guards, road crews, corrections
    - Austin-Travis County EMS, STARFlight, ESD1 EMS, Pflugerville Fire (EMS), Travis County Fire/Rescue (EMS)
    - All ESDs (Fire)
  • Other cities within Travis County
    - Manor†, Lakeway, Bee Cave, Pflugerville, Rollingwood, West Lake Hills, Mustang Ridge‡
  • Austin Independent School District
    - Police, Buses, and Schools
  • Austin Community College
    - ACC Police (and occasional operations)
  • The University of Texas
    - UT Police
    - Maintenance, Events, etc.
  • Other Universities
    - St. Edward's University
  • Austin-Bergstrom International Airport
  • Capital Metro is using LCRA Open Sky

[Williamson County]

(mostly scrambled except few fire channels)

  • Williamson County
    - Sheriff's Office, Constable's Offices
    - EMS
  • Cities
    - Cedar Park, Georgetown, Leander, Round Rock, Taylor, Granger, Thrall, Jarrell, Liberty Hill

[State Agencies]

  • Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS)
    - Also use VHF
  • TxDOT (starting to use system more including road crews, sand trucks, etc. -- Also operate on LCRA P25)
  • Texas Legislative Council (minimal traffic - 700 MHz)
  • Texas House of Representatives (minimal traffic - 700 MHz)

[Other Counties]

  • Bastrop County
  • Caldwell County (700/800 MHz)
    - Sheriff's Office, Constable's Offices
    - Lockhart Police, Fire/Rescue, and EMS
    - Luling Police, Fire, and EMS
    - Police in the City of Mustang Ridge, and Martindale‡
    - Multiple County Fire Departments (including Travis County Fire Rescue - TCESD#11/CCESD#1/HCESD#1)
  • Lee County not much traffic heard
  • Burnet, Blanco, and Llano County (along with some VHF)
  • Agencies in the Middle Rio Grande Valley

† Manor Police is dispatched and operates on TCSO BKR (Baker [TG 2403]

‡ Mustang Ridge operates on both TCSO Channels and CCSO Channels due to location of city. Mainly heard on TCSO BKR (Baker) [TG 2403] and CCSO TRAF (Traffic) [TG 5396]

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