Category: ACS

Annual Christmas Parade

The Bradley County EMA Coordinator has requested as many volunteers as are available to control traffic along the parade route for the annual Cleveland Christmas Parade on Saturday, December 5. RSVPs are appreciated, and should be addressed to Steve Webber by email at A mandatory briefing will be held at 4:00pm EST (21:00 UTC) …

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October 2015 Emergency Services Net Calendar

We have another fun filled month of activities for ARES.  We still need volunteers for the Pow Wow at Red Clay on October 24th & 25th.  We will also be having our annual Simulated Emergency Test (SET) this month.  To keep things as real as possible, times and dates will not be announced. Please click …

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July Emergency Services Net Calendar

The July Emergency Services Net Calendar can be downloaded at the link below: ARES_07-2015

Alberta ARES Requests Priority Access to 14.135, 7.135, and 3.675 MHz Due to Fires

The following is an unnumbered QST from the RAC bulletin system: [notice]Alberta, Canada, ARES volunteers are responding to assist with communication during a wildfire emergency that has caused the evacuation of thousands of residents. Radio Amateurs of Canada is requesting that Canadian and US amateurs avoid 14.135, 7.135, and 3.675 MHz and give priority access …

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Cleveland Bradley County ACS Prepares to Equip Hams for Emergency Communications

With funds from the sale of the FEMA trailers that were previously going to be used for ACS, the Cleveland Bradley County EMA has purchased a new trailer more suited to the needs of ACS.  This trailer is smaller than the FEMA trailers and does not need a 1 ton truck to tow it.  Here …

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