Deputy County Manager Mike Callagy announces the appointment of Dan Belville as the new Director of Public Safety Communications for San Mateo County.  "Dan has distinguished himself as an outstanding leader in San Mateo County.  He rose through the fire department ranks to become an outstanding fire chief for the City of San Mateo. Dan was also an interim fire chief for Menlo Park Fire Protection District.  Dan has extensive expertise in strategic planning and has provided highly specialized consulting services to various fire departments and government agencies throughout California."

"Dan and his executive team will lead an outstanding dispatch group as they transition into a state-of-the-art dispatch facility in 2018.  San Mateo County Communications is responsible for 911 calls and dispatching for the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office, multiple police departments, all fire departments in the county, AMR and Emergency Medical Services in the county."