The Radio Test is taking place TODAY - Monday 2-24-14.
Details, information, and assignments below:
**BE AT YOUR LOCATION BETWEEN 6:30PM and 7PM -- READY TO CHECK IN @ 7PM**
In place of the regular monthly ARPSC meeting, we are holding a radio test. Members are to report to their assigned positions at various fire department and EOC locations to partake in the radio test exercise.
Supporting documentation is attached. You should make sure to print off the procedure, frequency list, and supporting radio docomentation to make sure that you are aware of the procedure, frequencies, and how to program the radio.
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.
Skywarn training for 2014 has been secured at LCC West on Saturday March 22nd at 10am!
If you plan on attending, pre-registration is higly 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.
More information is below:
Saturday March 22, 2014 at 10:00 am
SKYWARN Training this year will again be at the LCC West Campus. The address for LCC West Campus is:
5708 Cornerstone Drive
Lansing, Michigan 48917
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.