The Lansing Area/Ingham County Amateur Radio Public Service Corps is a volunteer emergency communications group. The group is organized under the ARRL Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES), and the FEMA-administered Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service (RACES). R.A.C.E.S. groups are chartered by local governments; the Lansing Area group is sponsored by, and has formal working relations with, the City of Lansing Emergency Management Division, and the Ingham County Sheriff's Department.
To build a coordinated resource of trained communicators, infrastructure and capabilities to assist our community by providing emergency and supplemental communications.
The Lansing / Ingham ARPSC will establish a voluntary organization of competent communicators with enhanced capabilities and a resilient infrastructure to support the community. This will be accomplished through, planning, recruitment, training and professionalism.
Field day for 2013 is THIS WEEKEND!
This year we will be at Rayner Park in Mason, which is located next to the Ingham County Fairgrounds, right across from dairy hill.
Mark your calendars for Saturday June 22nd - Sunday June 23rd!
Friday June 21st
4:00pm Loading CMARC equipment @ Club Room - Salvation Army Bldg. 146.940 (pl 100 Hz) will be monitored.
Skywarn training for 2013 has been secured at LCC West on Saturday March 2nd at 10am.
If you plan on attending, pre-registration is highly recommended so that you guarentee a seat, since seating is limited.
Please plan to arrive before 10am, as this is when the presentation will start.
Click HERE for more information and pre-registration!
Attached is the PowerPoint document sent to us by MSU. Operators who will be taking the MSU Fall Prevention class are asked to review this document and view the video to which it links BEFORE attending the class.