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774.60625 151.4 PL heard in Bloomington area 7TAC74
173.225   D516 heard in area, possible data ? (4/13)
173.2375 or 173.2875 D432, heard like Mobile Extenders or Phone Patch (4/13)


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McLean County
METCOM: 911 Fire / EMS

Operates 13 county-wide radio communications networks which support public safety communications for member police and fire agencies.
Test page Saturday 10am for Cooksville, Dale Township, Danvers, Downs, Ellsworth, Farmer City, Gridley, Heyworth, Hutson, Leroy, Lexington, McLean, Roanaoke, Saybrook, Stanford, Towanda
856.48750 is CSQ. Idle Bursts every 15 or so seconds, but no LTR talkgroups have ever shown up. Every 5 minutes there is a morse CW-ID that is transmitted *tornado sirens are activated via data sequences on this frequency (still active 9/12)

Remote Links for paging from 911 to 156.12 Remote Towers - Agencies heard
Bloomington Tower - West - 91.5 - McLean County Fire Investigation Team #2, McLean Fire, 3N22 Heyworth EMS, Hudson Fire, 3N60,
Downs Tower - South - 82.5 - McLean County Fire Investigation Team #2,
Arrowsmith Tower - South East - 67.0 - McLean Co EMA Search Team, McLean County Fire Investigation Team #2, Colfax Ambulance, Colfax Fire, St.... Arrowsmith, Bellflower Fire, Cooksville Fire, Cropsey Fire
Lexington Tower (North) - 74.4 - Lexington Fire, McLean County Fire Investigation Team #2, 3N28 EMS

McLean County EMS System
WNBH314  - was 155.22 Base/Mobile - deleted 9/13, add 458.2125 - 8-25 wt Mobiles (NFM)
 

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
156.21000  KCW420  B 94.8 PL METC Fire PG Fire/EMS: Countywide Paging (no reciever) (except Bloomington, Normal FD)  FMN  Fire Dispatch 
460.20000  WQBJ611  F 91.5 PL METC FD RFA Fire/EMS: Link (to 156.21 West Tower - Bloomington)  FMN  Fire Dispatch 
460.20000  WQBJ611  F 82.5 PL METC FD RFB Fire/EMS: Link (to 156.21 South Tower - Downs)  FMN  Fire Dispatch 
460.20000  WQBJ611  F 67.0 PL METC FD RFC Fire/EMS: Link (to 156.21 South-East Tower - Arrowsmith)  FMN  Fire Dispatch 
460.20000  WQBJ611  F 74.4 PL METC FD RFD Fire/EMS: Link (to 156.21 North Tower - Lexington)  FMN  Fire Dispatch 
154.19000  KDQ349  BM 173.8 PL METCOM Fire Fire/EMS: Countywide Dispatch (En Route, etc) (except Bloomington and Normal FDs) [Ch 1]  FM  Fire Dispatch 
154.23500  KDQ349  BM CSQ METC FD FG-S Fireground: South County Rural (South of Route 9)  FM  Fire-Tac 
155.20500  KSB744  BM CSQ EMCAA EMS EMCAA Ambulance Paging (Old) [Expired]  FM  EMS Dispatch 
154.81500  KCW420  RM 173.8 PL METCOM EMS EMS: Countywide Dispatch (en route, etc) (except Bloomington FD)   FM  EMS Dispatch 
155.16000  KLS630  BM 173.8 PL McLn Rescue McLean County Rescue Squad [Expired]  FM  Fire-Tac 
856.48750  WQGC851  RM CSQ METC Sirens Outdoor Warning Sirens (52 FX1s, 3-3wt mobiles) (*LTR Passport, key-ups every 10 sec; CSQ on CWID)  FM  Data 
858.48750  KNNH520  BM METC MDT1 METCOM: Mobile Data Terminals  Telm  Deprecated 
859.48750  WPIX238  BM METC MDT2 METCOM: Mobile Data Terminals  Telm  Deprecated 
860.48750  WPIX239  BM METC MDT3 METCOM: Mobile Data Terminals  Telm  Deprecated 

METCOM: Law Enforcement

The following Police Departments are now dispatched on STARCOM21 TG 30358 by METCOM: Unit #'s = "City" + "#" Chenoa, Colfax, Danvers, Downs, Ellsworth, Gridley, Hudson, Heyworth, Leroy, Lexington (Unit #'s are "LX-#", McLean village (Unit #'s are "MC-#), Stanford, Village of Towanda is patrolled by the Sheriff's Department and Hudson PD. The police frequencies listed for each Village are alternates, former dispatch, or car-car. McLean County Sheriff's Dept (covers all other municipalities and unincorporated areas) 453.575/458.575 (PL 103.5) This is a old countywide frequency used in the old days for various county depts ie - coroner, health dept, sheriff dept backup channel etc has now been turned over to our county facitiy management dept and used by them in the various county buildings here in Bloomington this also used as a countywide disaster channel with our 2 hospitals it has been renamed sheriff citywide channel.

11/11 KVC886 deleted 453.175 base/mobile, 458.175 mobile  

453.17500 458.17500 KVC886 BM 103.5 PL McL Old 3 McLean County - Pagers (NO LONGER USED) FM Deprecated
458.17500   WNHF321 M 103.5 PL McL Old 4 Law and Justice Center (NO LONGER USED) FM Deprecated
STARCOM21 Statewide Illinois P25    
Project 25 Phase II    
The Sheriff's Department along with all police departments use this system.

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
453.72500  KVC886  M McL Shrf Mob Sheriff: Mobiles (in use?)  FM  Law Tac 
453.33750    RM 103.5 PL McLn JailOps Sheriff: Jail Operations (Low Power) [Unlicensed*]  FM  Corrections 
453.57500  KNJC767  RM 103.5 PL LJC Maint Law and Justice Center: Maintenance  FM  Public Works 
154.65000  KCW420  M 173.8 PL MET SD Tac Sheriff: Tactical  FM  Deprecated 
154.89000  KB82724  M 173.8 PL McL Old 1 Sheriff: Tactical/Courthouse Security (NO LONGER USED)  FM  Deprecated 
156.21000  KCW420  BM 364 DPL McL Old 2 Sheriff: Jail (NO LONGER USED)  FM  Deprecated 

McLean County Emergency Management Agency (EMA)

Website
453.675R used by Damage Assessment units after storm ("David-Adam units/unit IDs: 900s) (also used 453.7R)
453.8625 156.7 PL - UTAC-3 unsed as EMA Ops Team Simplex

STARCOM21 Statewide Illinois P25    
Project 25 Phase II    
EMA has TG 30364 on this TRS for administrative purposes. Storm spotter coordination is on TG 30357 with some usage still on 453.700.

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
453.70000  KWB763  RM 103.5 PL McLean EMA 1 EMA: Main Operations (Normal)  FM  Emergency Ops 
453.67500  WQCE547  RM 173.8 PL McL EMA Damg EMA: Damage Assessment (sheriff backup repeater)  FM  Emergency Ops 
153.86000  KNFR854  BM CSQ McLN EMA EMA: ESDA  FM  Emergency Ops 
157.62000    BM 103.5 PL McL EMA Mnt EMA: Maintenance  FM  Emergency Ops 
154.08500  KSO911  BM CSQ Clk/Dnv ESDA Carlock, Danvers ESDA  FM  Emergency Ops 
154.96500  WPRR691  BM CSQ McL ESDA ESDA: Colfax, Anchor, Cooksville  FM  Emergency Ops 
154.05500  KFK864  BM 131.8 PL Eureka ESDA Eureka ESDA (West Township)  FMN  Emergency Ops 
153.24500    BM 173.8 PL GridleyESDA1 Gridley ESDA  FM  Emergency Ops 
159.10500  WPCR931  BM 186.2 PL GridleyESDA2 Gridley ESDA  FM  Emergency Ops 
155.10000    BM CSQ Hudson ESDA Hudson ESDA  FM  Emergency Ops 
155.79000  WQOT809  RM 306 DPL Leroy ESDA Leroy ESDA   FM  Emergency Ops 
453.45000  KZV881  BM 103.5 PL Lexngtn ESDA Lexington ESDA  FM  Emergency Ops 
155.70000  WNMF611  BM CSQ Stnfrd ESDA Stanford ESDA [Expired]  FM  Emergency Ops 
453.57500  KNJC767  RM 103.5 PL McLn CntyWid ESDA (also used by Building Services; Sheriff: Mutual Aid)  FM  Multi-Tac 

McLean County Government

*151.01R 141.3 still in use (2/13)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
151.01000  KKE915  RM 141.3 PL McLn Highway Highway Department / Townships  FMN  Public Works 
151.47500  KKS554  BM CSQ Comlara Park Comlara Park (Hudson) [Expired]  FM  Public Works 


EMS Agencies and Hospitals
EMS

Normal, Bloomington & rural ambulances contact the hospital on MERCI 155.340

McLean County Area EMS System

Has taken over the FCC licenses of WNBH314 and WNLZ891 from Lifeline Mobile EMS

Hospitals

Hospitals are on the Business Page 


Bloomington / Normal
Bloomington

Bloomington Parks Department
*WQHD838 - 453.625 R Prairie Vista Golf Course, 453.3375 R Operations
*453.3375 Repeater?, 100.0 heard in use in area, could not confirm actual use or area of use (7/13)
*453.3375 Repeater, 131.8, heard just south of BMI (6/14)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
453.15000  WPTR821  RM 331 DPL Blmn PW A Public Works / Trash Pickup / Snow Plows   FM  Public Works 
453.92500  WPTR821  RM 331 DPL Blmn PW B Public Works  FM  Public Works 
460.12500  WPTR821  RM 331 DPL Blmn PW C Public Works: Trash Collection (Garbage/Recyling?)  FM  Public Works 
453.10000  KUL769  RM 136.5 PL Blmn Zone1 Building Inspectors  FM  Public Works 
453.85000  WPBK497  RM 136.5 PL Blmn Zone2 Building Inspectors (also Parks?)  FMN  Public Works 
453.40000  WPJJ874  RM 110.9 PL Blmn HsAuth Housing Authority  FM  Public Works 
453.10000  KUL769  RM 110.9 PL MillerPrkZoo Miller Park Zoo  FM  Public Works 
453.10000  KUL769  RM 118.8 PL Blmn Parks Parks / Recreaction  FMN  Public Works 
453.62500  WQHD838  M 233.6 PL PVGC Data Prairie Vista Golf Course - DTMF Data  FMN  Data 
453.97500  WQHD838  RM 77.0 PL HPark Golf Highland Park Golf Course  FMN  Public Works 
466.08750    M 205 DPL Blm CPA Center for the Performing Arts  FM  Business 

Bloomington Fire Department

After ten years of being dispatched by METCOM, Bloomington took over dispatching duties for its police and fire departments on Monday, June 26, 2006. Website Apparatus Listing IDs are #s (like Engine 4, Truck 1)

STARCOM21 Statewide Illinois P25    
Project 25 Phase II    
Some testing/simulcasting occurring (8/2614)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
154.16000  KSD332  RM 97.4 PL Blmngtn Fire Fire: Paging/Dispatch   FM  Fire Dispatch 
153.83000  KD4839  M 69.3 PL MABAS Red Fireground MABAS Red   FM  Fire-Tac 
159.43500  KD4839  M CSQ BlmngtnFD MX Fire: Mobile Extenders  FM  Fire-Tac 
159.43500  KD4839  M 293 NAC Blm FDMX P25 Fire: Testing (8/14)  P25  Fire-Tac 
159.43500  KD4839  RM 156.7 PL Blm FD MX Fire: Mobile Extenders (New 8/14)  FMN  Fire Dispatch 
156.24000  KSD332  RM BlmngtnFDtac Fire: Tac   FM  Fire-Tac 
154.19000  KSD332  B 173.8 PL METCOM Fire Fire: Countywide Dispatch  FM  Fire Dispatch 

Bloomington Police Department

Bloomington Police switched from UHF to Starcom21 at 3pm March 14, 2011.  Dispatch is now exclusively on TG 30378.  The UHF channels have been reassigned to Public Wworks.

STARCOM21 Statewide Illinois P25    
Project 25 Phase II    
Bloomington Police using Starcom21 for Operations as of March 14, 2011

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
463.35000  WPTX400  RM 107.2 PL BPD MetroEx Metro Explorers [*Expired, correct freq?]  FM  Law Tac 
859.48750  WPIX238  RM Blmn PD MDT Mobile Data Terminals   Telm  Deprecated 

Bloomington Township Fire Protection District

Serves outside the limits of Bloomington City Fire Department
*FCC Modification to KDD349 for 458.3875 Mobile Extenders (7/13)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
154.22000    M 94.8 PL BTFD/Hwth FG Fire: Tac (with Heyworth & Downs)  FM  Fire-Tac 
153.96500  KDQ349  M 051 DPL BlmTS FD FG Fireground / Weather Spotters  FM  Fire-Tac 
154.23500  KDQ349  BM CSQ METC FD FG-S Fireground: South County Rural [Ch 5]  FM  Fire-Tac 
153.24500  WPMH871  RM 141.3 PL BlmTwp ESDA Weather Spotters (also Highway Department - Tucci Rentals)  FM  Emergency Ops 

Bloomington-Normal Water Reclamation District

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
453.52500  KVT384  RM 100.0 PL BNWRD Ops Bloomington-Normal Sanitation District  FMN  Public Works 
462.23750  WQBS255  F BNWRD Data 1 Waste Water Data (CSQ)  Telm  Data 
467.23750  WQBS255  F BNWRD Data 2 Waste Water Data (CSQ)  Telm  Data 

Connect Transit

Operated by Bloomington-Normal Public Transit System

Website Route Map/Schedule

Clear Talk (MOTOTRBO)    
DMR Motorola Connect Plus (TRBO)    
Bus Dispatch / Operations (Voice operations are decodeable using DSD. Confirmed frequencies: 859.5375)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
453.42500  KUH383  RM 141.3 PL BNPTS Ops1 Operations  FM  Deprecated 
453.37500  KUH383  RM 141.3 PL BNPTS Ops2 (may no longer be in use)  FM  Deprecated 

Normal

Police Department Website
Units Numbers are ### (usually last 3 digits of badge #) "NL1" is Normal Police front-desk radio identifier
Using Starcom21 TRS for their primary radio communications as of Feb 21, 2006. There is currently no activity on 460.025 or 453.950. NPD Beat Map

Public Works - Maintenance, Public Works, Parks and Rec, Water, and Facilities Management switched from Nextel to Verizon PTT in 2013.

STARCOM21 Statewide Illinois P25    
Project 25 Phase II    
Normal Police and Normal Fire use Starcom21 for their operations.

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
460.02500  WNRT543  RM 103.5 PL NormalPolice Police: Dispatch (Old, still on air)  FM  Law Tac 
453.95000  KNBY449  BM 103.5 PL NormBikePtrl Local Citizen Bike Patrol [Ch 2] [Expired 3/12]  FM  Security 
462.43750  WQHN696  M 100.0 PL Ironwood GC1 Ironwood Golf Course: Water Sprinkler Control? (carrier)  FMN  Business 
468.61250  WPWI656  M 71.9 PL Ironwood GC2 Ironwood Golf Course [Expired 5/03]  FM  Business 
860.48750  WPIX239  RM 162.2 PL Norm PD MDTs Police: Mobile Data Terminals  FM  Deprecated 

Normal Fire Department / EMS

Website Apparatus Listing Dispatch and responses on Starcom21 TG 30372. 153.830 (69.3) FIREGROUND RED is used for fireground communications during responses.  Unit ID's are in the "10s". Serves 60,000 people with 3 stations and 60 Full Time fire-fighters. 

STARCOM21 Statewide Illinois P25    
Project 25 Phase II    
Normal Fire uses Starcom21 for its dispatch and operations, but firefighters carry VHF handhelds and use 153.830 or Starcom21 through a mobile repeater when outside the rig.

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
159.05250  WQCY462  M 100.0 PL Norm Fire MX Fire: Mobile Extender (Repeats SC21 TG 30372)  FMN  Fire Dispatch 


Municipalities and Districts
Townships

*151.13 D051, possible repeater, heard south of Bloomington, possibly roads (11/13)

Arrowsmith Township - 
WQRK897 - Base/Mobile (NFM)
Chenoa Township
- WQQK344: 155.5725 Base/Mobile (NFM) for roads
Danvers Township - WQII683 155.7 Repeater with 150.805 input (NFM for Highway Maintenance) (123.0 is Douglas County)
Lexington Township - WQUD941 - 460.4125 Repeater (NFM/NXDN) (new 6/14)
Martin Towsnhip - WQQU260 - 154.71 8-50wt (NFM at Colfax)
Randolph Township - 453.3  - 71.9 PL, Repeater? heard in the Le Roy area, north towards Bloomington (10/13)
Yates Township? - WQMP631 - 151.3025 6-50 wt for Roads and Bridges

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
45.32000    BM CSQ Alln Twp Hwy Allen Township Highway Department  FM  Public Works 
157.62000    BM 203.5 PL Arrwsmth TS Arrowsmith Township  FM  Public Works 
154.04000  KTO388  BM CSQ BMndTS Roads Blue Mound Township Highway Department [Expired]  FM  Public Works 
153.24500  WPMH871  RM 141.3 PL BlmnTS Roads Bloomington Township Highway Department (Tucci Rentals)/Storm spotting  FM  Public Works 
155.98500    BM CSQ ChGrove TS1 Cheney's Grove Township  FM  Public Works 
158.88000  KNNV685  BM CSQ ChGrovfe TS2 Cheney's Grove Township  FM  Public Works 
156.13500  WPVC468  M Cropsey TS Cropsey Township Road Maintenance  FM  Public Works 
151.08500  WNBU776  BM CSQ DaleTS Roads Dale Township Highway Department  FM  Public Works 
158.94000  WPEQ674  M 151.4 PL Danvers TS1 Danvers Township  FMN  Public Works 
154.51500    BM CSQ Danvers TS2 Danvers Township  FM  Public Works 
151.01000  KKE915  RM CSQ DownRS Roads Downs Township  FM  Public Works 
463.35000    RM 156.7 PL DryGrove TS1 Dry Grove Township  FM  Public Works 
155.94000  KNDQ282  BM CSQ DryGrove TS2 Dry Grove Township  FM  Public Works 
155.95500  KVW835  BM 173.8 PL Empire TS Empire Township Highway Department  FMN  Public Works 
151.13000  WNQU290  BM 179.9 PL GrdlyTS Road Gridley Township Highway Department  FMN  Public Works 
151.13000  WQRA438  BM CSQ HdsnTS Roads Hudson Township Highway Department  FM  Public Works 
461.55000    RM 413 DPL Lex Twp Hwy Lexington Township Highway Department  FM  Public Works 
151.13000  WNDH652  BM CSQ MrtnTS Roads Martin Township Highway Department  FM  Public Works 
155.38500  WQEK977  RM 71.9 PL MtHpTS Roads Mt. Hope Township Road Maintenance/Snow Plows (McLean)  FM  Public Works 
151.01000  WQU339  BM CSQ OldTS Roads1 Old Town Township (Downs)  FM  Public Works 
158.74500  WPGI341  BM OldTS Roads2 Old Town Township Highway Maintenance  FM  Public Works 
453.30000  WPWE530  RM 107.2 PL RndlTS Road1 Randolph Township Highway Department  FMN  Public Works 
151.52000    BM 151.4 PL RndlTS Road2 Randolph Township Highway Department  FM  Public Works 
461.97500    BM 107.2 PL RndlTS Road3 Randolph Township Highway Department  FM  Public Works 
453.77500    M 100.0 PL WG/Knox TS Knox Township  FM  Public Works 
453.77500    M 100.0 PL WG/Knox TS Walnut Grove Township  FM  Public Works 
153.92000  WQRB833  BM CSQ WOakTS Roads White Oak Township Road Maintenance (Carlock)  FMN  Public Works 
151.08500  WNBU776  BM 192.8 PL WaldoTS Road Waldo Township Highway Department  FM  Public Works 
151.02500    BM CSQ WaplTS Roads Wapella Township Highway Department  FM  Public Works 
154.05500  KFK864  BM CSQ WestTS Roads West Township Highway Department  FM  Public Works 

Carlock

Carlock Fire Department
*KSO911 - Mobile Extenders on 453.7875, 453.7875, 457.0375 (NFM)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
154.08500  KSO911  BM CSQ Carlock WX Fireground/Weather Spotters/Training (with Danvers)  FM  Fire-Tac 
457.65000    M 100.0 PL Crlk FD MX-1 Fire: Mobile Extenders  FM  Fire-Tac 
458.60000    BF 123.0 PL Crlk FD MX-2 Fire: Mobile Extenders  FM  Fire-Tac 
459.65000    M 141.3 PL Crlk FD MX-3 Fire: Mobile Extenders  FM  Fire-Tac 
458.65000  KSO911  M 226 DPL Crlk Amb MX Carlock Ambulance - Mobile Extenders  FM  EMS-Tac 

Chenoa

Police dispatched by METCOM on STARCOM21 TRS talkgroup 30358 As of 2006, will be providing Police Protection for Gridley.
Chenoa Community Fire Protection District

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
158.89500  WPAZ464  M 127.3 PL Chenoa PD MX Police: Mobile Extenders  FM  Law Tac 
155.37000  KNHG723  B CSQ ISP S/W P2P Statewide Point-to-Point (HF-5) [Expired]  FM  Law Talk 
453.75000  KZV881  M 186.2 PL LC Sheriff {Link to} Livingston County Sheriff: County Frequency [P13]  FM  Emergency Ops 
453.45000  KZV881  BM Lexngtn ESDA Lexington ESDA (103.5 Police?)  FM  Emergency Ops 
155.29500  KKS570  BM Chen EMS Old EMS: Ops [Expired]  FM  EMS-Tac 
452.71250    F Chenoa WDD Water Data (NFM)  Telm  Data 

Colfax

Police dispatched by METCOM on STARCOM21 TRS talkgroup 30358

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
154.96500  WPRR691  BM CSQ Clfx Police Police   FM  Law Dispatch 
458.11250  KB63010  M Clfx PD UHF Police: Car-to-Car [Expired]  FM  Law Tac 
155.20500    B CSQ EMCAA EMS EMCAA Ambulance Paging  FM  EMS Dispatch 

Dale Township Fire Department

Dale Township
*WNJF516 - 159.135, 453.2375, 453.05 Mobile Extenders to 154.19 BM (Shirley, Bloomington)
**159.135 D306 heard in use in Leroy (also tone for Leroy local repeater) (5/13)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
159.16500  WNJF516  RM 100.0 PL DaleTwp Fire Fire: Ops (1400 units) [Ops Channel]  FMN  Law Dispatch 

Danvers

Police dispatched by METCOM on STARCOM21 TRS talkgroup 30358
Danvers Community Fire Protection District
*
 KNIF947 - Mobiles Extenders on 453.5, 458.5, 460.0625, 464.0625 (NFM)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
154.08500  KSO911  M CSQ Danvers WX Fireground/Weather Spotters/Training (with Carlock)  FM  Fire-Tac 

Downs

Downs Community Fire Protection District
*WQIJ724 - 5/13 add 453.9625 Mobile Extenders (NFM) (current 155.34 mobiles)

STARCOM21 Statewide Illinois P25    
Project 25 Phase II    
Police dispatched by METCOM on STARCOM21 TRS talkgroup 30358

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
154.22000  WNLV656  BM 94.8 PL BTFD/Hwth FG Fire: Tac w/ Blmngtn Twp/Heyworth  FM  Fire-Tac 

Ellsworth

STARCOM21 Statewide Illinois P25    
Project 25 Phase II    
Police using STARCOM21 TRS. Units are Ellsworth-1, etc.

Gridley

Gridley Fire Protection District
*9/14 FCC Application for 151.415 Repeater with 156.0975 (NFM/P25)

STARCOM21 Statewide Illinois P25    
Project 25 Phase II    
As of 2006, Police Protection will be provided by Chenoa PD. Chenoa PD is dispatched by METCOM on Starcom21 TG 30358

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
458.03750  KB82374  M 103.5 PL Grdly PD Tac Police: Tactical  FM  Law Tac 
154.60000    M 210.7 PL Gridley FG Fireground  FM  Fire-Tac 
159.10500  WPCR931  RM 118.8 PL Grdly PubWrk Public Works: Street / EMS Dispatch (also 186.2?)  FM  Public Works 

Heyworth

Police dispatched by METCOM on STARCOM21 - Talkgroup 30358
Fire provided by Randolph Township Fire Protection District

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
460.85000  WNXX459  RM 141.3 PL Hwrth PubWrk Public Works (SupremeRadio)  FMN  Public Works 
154.11500  WNHT835  BM CSQ Hwrth PW VHF Public Works [Expired]  FM  Deprecated 

Hudson

Hudson Fire Protection District

STARCOM21 Statewide Illinois P25    
Project 25 Phase II    
Police dispatched by METCOM on STARCOM21 TRS talkgroup 30358

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
159.22500  KUJ600  BM 74.4 PL Hudson Fire Fire: Local  FM  Fire Dispatch 
154.26500  KUJ600  BM CSQ IFERN CSQ Fire: Statewide Mutual Aid   FM  Fire-Talk 
155.10000  KNIS255  BM Hudson Villg Village Ops [Expired]  FM  Public Works 

Leroy

*WQRR914 - 451.2375 1600 Fixed Temporary for Water Data 
Leroy Community Fire Protection District

STARCOM21 Statewide Illinois P25    
Project 25 Phase II    
Police dispatched by METCOM on STARCOM21 TRS talkgroup 30358

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
155.79000  WQOT809  RM 306 DPL Leroy Local Police / City Operations   FMN  Multi-Dispatch 
155.08500  KSA572  RM 94.8 PL LeroyAmbulnc Ambulance  FM  EMS Dispatch 

Lexington

*WQUD203 - 453.2875 Repeater (NFM/NXDN) for city ops (new 5/14)
Lexington Ambulance Association - 
Uses county frequencies for dispatch / ops
Lexington Community Fire Protection District - KAZ439 - also 159.36 Base/Mobile (NFM)

STARCOM21 Statewide Illinois P25    
Project 25 Phase II    
Police dispatched by METCOM on STARCOM21 TRS talkgroup 30358 - units "LX 1", etc.

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
453.45000  KBI329  BM 103.5 PL Lexn PD/ESDA Police: Local/Car-to-Car / ESDA  FM  Multi-Dispatch 
160.05750  WQMR957  F LexingtonWDD Wastewater Data (CSQ)  Telm  Data 

McLean (City)

STARCOM21 Statewide Illinois P25    
Project 25 Phase II    
Police dispatched by METCOM on STARCOM21 TRS talkgroup 30358 - units "MC 1", etc.

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
153.86000  KNFR854  BM Mcln Village Village of [Expired]  FM  Public Works 

Mount Hope-Funks Grove Fire Protection District (McLean)

Octivia Fire District

Serves Cooksville, Colfax, Anchor & Cropsey

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
154.96500  WPRR691  BM CSQ Octv FG/Wx Fireground / Storm Spotting / Training (Colfax PD License)  FM  Fire-Tac 
158.79000  WQIR568  BM Octavia Fire Fire  FM  Fire-Tac 

Randolph Township Fire Protection District (Heyworth)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
158.81250  WPIV284  BM RTFPD MX Fire: Mobile Extenders   FM  Fire-Tac 
151.19000  KAS548  BM 173.8 PL RTFPD Storm Fire: Storm Watch/Training (2 bases)   FM  Fire-Tac 

Saybrook-Arrowsmith Fire Protection District

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
154.10000  KWH782  BM CSQ SAFPD EMA Storm Spotting / Traning  FMN  Emergency Ops 
151.46750  KWH782  RM 69.3 PL SaybrkArwFPD Fire: Paging / Dispatch / Ops (Repeats 154.19)  FMN  Fire-Tac 

Stanford

STARCOM21 Statewide Illinois P25    
Project 25 Phase II    
Police dispatched by METCOM on TG 30358

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
154.79250  WQEG510  RM 131.8 PL Stnf Police Police: Dispatch / ESDA [Ch 1/TalkAround Ch 2]  FMN  Law Dispatch 
153.80750  WQEG510  M Stnf PD C2C1 Police: Car-to-Car  FMN  Law Tac 
153.79250  WQEG510  M Stnf PD C2C2 Police: Car-to-Car   FMN  Law Tac 

Towanda

Towanda Fire Protection District
Unit #'s are in the "60s" & "600s"

STARCOM21 Statewide Illinois P25    
Project 25 Phase II    
Police coverage by: McLean County Sheriff's Department and Hudson Police (both use TG 30358)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
154.23500  WPIV283  M CSQ METC FD FG-S Fireground: South County Rural [F-5]  FM  Fire-Tac 
45.48000  KNCS876  BM CSQ TowndaESDA Towanda ESDA  FM  Emergency Ops 


Schools
Other Public Schools

Heyworth Junior/Senior High School

El Paso- Gridley CUSD #11
*WQSD381 - Buses: 461.275 Repeater at El Paso (Woodford); 461.175 Repeater at Gridley (McLean) 

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
463.77500  WNRE390  RM 88.5 PL ChenoaSchool Chenoa School District  FM  Schools 
461.17500    RM 114.8 PL Gridley Sch1 Gridley School District  FM  Schools 
463.52500  WNIP845  RM 88.5 PL Gridley Sch2 Gridley School District [Expired 4/02]  FM  Schools 
453.30000  WPWE530  RM 71.9 PL Hwth Sch Bus Heyworth School Buses (confirmed 1/14)  FMN  Schools 
151.31750  WQGS715  RM 141.3 PL Leroy School Leroy School District: Ops  FMN  Schools 
155.26500  KYT939  BM CSQ Leroy*School Leroy School District  FM  Schools 
460.92500    RM 103.5 PL LxngtnSchool Lexington School District  FM  Schools 
155.17500  WPKV577  BM 123.0 PL PrCntlSchBus Prairie Central School District: Buses (Chenoa)  FM  Schools 
464.32500  KNGV388  RM 100.0 PL Rdgvw School Ridgeview School District #19 (Colfax)  FM  Schools 
464.95000  WQOS765  RM 88.5 PL TriValleySch Tri-Valley School District (assumed lic.)  FMN  Schools 

Bloomington School District 87

152.39 is decode-able with DSD+, "to the front office" (5/6/14; Nothing heard on other VHF)
*WPLR821 - Mobiles on 157.575, 157.635 [Canceled 2/13] for Bloomington Public School District

*KNFA554 - 11/13 add 468.775, 469.4125?, 469.625 (NFM)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
463.26250  WQKM894  RM 051 DPL IC SchoolBus Illinois Central School Bus   FMN  Schools 
464.32500  WPKE365  RM 131.8 PL BlmD87 Maint Teachers / Maintenance  FMN  Schools 
460.90000  KNFA554  RM 100.0 PL BlmD87 Admin Administrative Office  FMN  Schools 
152.39000  WQKI719  RM 3 CC BlmD87 BJHS Admin - BJHS   DMR  Schools 
152.97500  WQKI719  M BlmD87 2975 Operations (in use)  DMR  Schools 
152.88500  WQKI719  M BlmD87 2885 Operations (in use)  DMR  Schools 
151.86500  WNJX878  BM 343 DPL BlmD87 Buses First Student: Buses (no longer used)  FM  Deprecated 
462.58750    M 67.0 PL PRidge Sch Pepper Ridge Elementary School (Fox Creek)  FMN  Schools 

McLean County Unit District 5 (Normal)

*153.74 D732 heard mobiles (input?) in Heyworth (talking about pick-ups 8/13).  Buses have been heard on 153.74 DCS432 on 11/14/13.

STARCOM21 Statewide Illinois P25    
Project 25 Phase II    
McLean County Unit District #5 voted in December 2012 to join Starcom21 for it's communications system and began using the system in late Feb 2013. They will have 30 talkgroups allotted to them on Starcom21 according to a news report. TGs in the 5490s and 5500s. It appears each school has it's own talkgroup as well as some district wide talkgroups.

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
155.23500  KNDS656  RM 432 DPL McLnCo Sch Buses (Ch 1/Ch 2)  FMN  Schools 
464.63750    M 82.5 PL NCWHS Ops Normal Community West High School (now on SC21 - 3/2013)  FMN  Deprecated 
467.76250    M 82.5 PL NCHS Ops Normal Community High School (now on SC21 - 3/2013)  FMN  Deprecated 

Olympia School District 16 (Stanford)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
151.38500  KYT939  RM 151.4 PL Olym SchBus Buses  FMN  Schools 
153.29000  WQMY366  RM 151.4 PL Olym School1 Operations / Paging  FM  Schools 
159.39750  KYT939  RM 151.4 PL Olym School2 Operations (correct input ?)  FMN  Schools 


Colleges and Universities
Illinois Wesleyan University

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
453.00000    RM 97.4 PL IWU Security Security [No License]  FM  Security 
453.00000    RM 110.9 PL IWU FoodServ Food Service [No License]  FM  Schools 
461.70000    RM 167.9 PL IWU Housing Residence Halls [No License]  FM  Schools 
152.33000  WPNY807  RM 151.4 PL IWU Maint 1 Maintenance  FM  Schools 
154.54000  WPNY807  RM 151.4 PL IWU Maint 2 Maintenance  FM  Schools 

Heartland Community College (Normal)

WPQV289 Paging 72.22 72.3 72.34. 72.4 MP


Illinois State University
Public Safety

10/06 -- Police now using STARCOM21 TG 4025, 4026 (possibly 4027 & 4028) (ISU PD can transmit on NPD TG 30366) ISU PD units are in the "100's" series. Not dispatched by METCOM. Post is "Illinois". ISU PD dispatch center now monitors Normal FD and Normal PD on Starcom21 Fire Department response is from Normal Fire Department's Fire Station #2 604 N Adelaide St.  Prior to Starcom21, ISU PD used 453.900 (103.5).

STARCOM21 Statewide Illinois P25    
Project 25 Phase II    
ISU PD and Normal Fire along with Normal PD all use this TRS for their operations.

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
453.20000  KNDS874  RM 103.5 PL ISU Safety Environmental Health & Safety  FM  Deprecated 

Facilities Management

As of 2013, ISU has moved it's communications over to the ClearTalk TRBO system except for 453.650 for private security and Starcom21 for ISU PD.

Clear Talk (MOTOTRBO)    
DMR Motorola Connect Plus (TRBO)    
Most ISU communications except for ISU PD and ISU private security officers are now using this system (Feb 2013)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
453.65000  KWB766  RM 103.5 PL ISU G4s Sec G4s Wackenhut Security  FMN  Security 
169.45000    M CSQ ISU WrlsMic Wireless Mic  FMN  Schools 
453.30000  KR5616  M 151.4 PL BSC/Braden Bone Student Center/Braden Auditorium: Main  FM  Deprecated 
453.60000  KWB765  RM 131.8 PL ISU Faclties Facilities Management  FM  Deprecated 
453.87500  KNCB977  M 173.8 PL ISU RecSrv Recreation Services [Canceled]  FM  Deprecated 
453.87500  KNCB977  M 131.8 PL ISU Fac 3 Facilities Management [Ch 3] [Canceled]  FM  Deprecated 
453.87500  KNCB977  M 131.8 PL ISU Dining Campus Dining Services at Residence Hhalls [Canceled]  FM  Deprecated 
453.87500  KNCB977  M 210.7 PL ISU FitCnter Student Fitness Center  FM  Deprecated 
458.30000    M CSQ Braden Audio Braden Auditorium: Audio Techs  FM  Deprecated 
462.82500  KZQ888  B CSQ ISU Paging Paging [Canceled]  FM  Deprecated 

ISU Athletics

ISU Police uses talkgroups 4025 or 4026 on the Starcom21 TRS while at ISU sporting events.
For more information regarding scanning at ISU sporting events, see the Bloomington-Normal wiki page.

STARCOM21 Statewide Illinois P25    
Project 25 Phase II    
ISU Police uses this TRS during events. If Normal Fire has responds, they will on be on this TRS.
Clear Talk (MOTOTRBO)    
DMR Motorola Connect Plus (TRBO)    
ISU Athletics is now using this system instead of their conventional UHF frequencies (Feb 2013)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
461.83750    M 612 DPL RBA Concessn Athletic Events Concessions (Redbird Arena and Hancock Stadium) [No License]  FM  Schools 
453.81250  WPCE584  RM 151.4 PL RedbirdArena Redbird Arena/Athletic Events [Canceled  FM  Deprecated 
453.90000  KSQ528  RM 103.5 PL ISU AthTrain Athletic Trainers  FM  Schools 
458.87500    M 151.4 PL RBA Ushers Redbird Arena - Ushers (may no longer be used)  FM  Deprecated 
458.87500    M 131.8 PL HancockStadm Hancock Stadium (on-field/press box football game coordination) (not heard 9/2010)  FM  Deprecated 


All Trunked Radio Systems in McLean County

System Name Type City
Clear Talk (MOTOTRBO) DMR Motorola Connect Plus (TRBO) Areawide
Clear Talk -- Illinois Cooperative Association Motorola Type II SmartZone Omnilink Areawide
CNY (Central/Eastern IL) LTR Standard Various
Hill Radio (Bloomington) LTR Standard Bloomington
STARCOM21 Statewide Illinois P25 Project 25 Phase II Statewide
Supreme Radio Communications (Bloomington) LTR Standard Bloomington
Supreme Radio Communications (DMR) DMR Motorola Capacity Plus (TRBO) Central Illinois
Twin City Communications (Bloomington) LTR Standard Bloomington

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