May 2013 NFARES Meeting

This is a reminder of the North Fulton Amateur Radio Emergency Service meeting that will be held on Tuesday evening, May 14th at the Brandon Hall School. The school is located at 1700 Brandon Hall Drive off Spalding Drive in Sandy Springs, GA.

The agenda for this months NFARES meeting will include:

1. To open the meeting, Chief Jeff Scarbrough, Chief Mark Duke and Mike Cohen will display and demonstrate the capabilities of two new Fire/Rescue Command Vehicles and the newly installed NFARES communications equipment. The demonstration will be in the Brandon Hall School parking lot at 7:00 p.m.

2. Review of the FEMA certification efforts by our NFARES members.

3. Wayne Chapman KG5WU will lead a discussion about the communications preparations for the upcoming GA-400 Cycle event, Wayne will review the APRS and voice communication modes that will be utilized during the event. You will have an opportunity to sign up for a volunteer position for the Cycle event.

Enhanced security procedures are in place at the Brandon Hall drive entrance to the school. You must check in with the security officer at gate house before proceeding onto the campus.