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The North East Wisconsin Public Safety COMmunications (hereinafter referred to as the “NEWCOM”) is organized as an Intergovernmental Cooperation Agreement in accordance with Wisconsin Statutes, 66.30, and is an association of the following 16 counties: Florence, Forest, Langlade, Lincoln, Marathon, Marinette, Menominee, Oconto, Oneida, Portage, Price, Shawano, Taylor, Vilas, Waupaca, and Wood County.

NEWCOM shall maintain a reasonably accessible place of business, and shall be open to the public during normal business hours. The principal office of NEWCOM is currently located at 210 McClellan Street, Suite 210, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403, with a telephone number of (715) 849-5510. NEWCOM may have such other offices as may be deemed necessary or convenient by the Board to carry out the purposes for which NEWCOM is organized. Other offices may be discontinued at the pleasure of the Board.

Members of NEWCOM shall include Florence, Forest, Langlade, Lincoln, Marathon, Marinette, Menominee, Oconto, Oneida, Portage, Price, Shawano, Taylor, Vilas, Waupaca, and Wood County. The Board may include additional counties or agencies as needed. Each additional county or agencies would need to sign the Intergovernmental Cooperation Agreement.