911 http://kut.org en Austin 911 System Back Up After Disruption (Update) http://kut.org/post/austin-911-system-back-after-disruption-update <p><strong>Update: </strong>The City of Austin is looking into what caused its 911 system to stop working yesterday.</p><p>The system is running as normal today.</p><p><strong>Original Story </strong>(Dec. 16, 6:14 p.m.): Austin's 911 emergency call functions were disrupted Monday afternoon, leading to some longer wait times for callers.</p><p>The city activated its Emergency Operations Center to manage the outage. The Austin Police Department put more officers on the streets to increase visibility and accessibility.</p><p>Austin Mayor Lee Leffingwell said the city has been getting help from agencies in surrounding communities. Tue, 17 Dec 2013 11:57:56 +0000 Wells Dunbar 9383 at http://kut.org Austin 911 System Back Up After Disruption (Update)