Wayne Radio Amateur Emergency Team Meeting July 14, 2017
Published: February 06, 2019
Meeting Minutes Wayne Radio Amateur Emergency Team Meeting July 14, 2017
John Carbone KB2LNO, described the Boy Scout JOTA. (Jamboree on the Air). John is chair of our JOTA radio site/operation with his son Chris, KB2LNN. There will be practice runs for JOTA sometime in the future before the event. Tom, KR2I, reminded members of the club web site kd2kwt.com Tom also discussed EchoLink on the repeater - how to register, etc. Joe, K2JVS, discussed getting all members to be more active on the repeaters. Also we will be planning a club net to meeting on a regular basis. There was a discussion of blind spots and possible ways to cover them. John, KC2OII, stated we have 13 members paid-up currently. Joe, K2JVS, discussed the Wayne Council issuing a resolution formally recognizing the club. All members will be asked to attend the council meeting when it is scheduled. There was discussion on using the site behind St Joseph Wayne hospital as a field day site (High Mountain). Carver, W2TFM, mentioned that Mark McGrath and Tom Cantisano will attend the September meeting and discuss the possible roles/expectations of the club in Wayne OEM. They are also sending a letter to all licensed amateurs in Wayne inviting them to join the club.