Longtime friends Kyle Burgess (left) and Matt Benjamin are helping the city of Marysville develop a communication system for emergency response. (Lizz Giordano / The Herald)

Longtime friends Kyle Burgess (left) and Matt Benjamin are helping the city of Marysville develop a communication system for emergency response. (Lizz Giordano / The Herald)

When the cellphones stop working, these guys have a plan

In an emergency, a converted ambulance will be Marysville’s communication hub.

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