Citrus County Florida ARES Callsign: KC4EOC
A 501 (c) (3) organization.
Your contributions to Citrus County ARES, Inc. are now tax deductible. You do not need a PayPal account to donate.
General Description :
Citrus County Florida ARES, Inc. is composed of FCC-licensed Amateur Radio operators who volunteer their services as communicators when disaster strikes. Every licensed radio amateur, regardless of other affiliations, is a resource in ARES. The only qualification other than holding a valid Amateur Radio operator’s license is a sincere desire to serve in the public interest.
Note: ARES and Amateur Radio Emergency Service are registered servicemarks of the American Radio Relay League, Incorporated and are used by permission.
Citrus County Florida ARES, Inc.
P.O. Box 2191
Crystal River, Fl.
Citrus County ARES Meeting Information:
2015 ARES meeting dates. Starting January 2015, ARES meeting dates will be announced on the weekly net and on the ARES repeater. Please arrive no later than 6:55 PM as the front doors will be locked for security reasons.
Note: Soveriegn Path has been renamed to Saunders Way !
Nets: Citrus County ARES Net:
Note: ARES nets will now be held on the W4CIT repeater only!
All ARES nets will now be held on the W4CIT/R repeater, 146.775 mhz. with a PL tone of 146.2 hz. at 7:30 pm local time on Wednesday night.
The weekly two meter net announces emergency communications news, provides a forum to answer your questions about ARES procedures and offers training to sharpen operator skills.
North Florida AREC Net :
The Northern Florida AREC Net meets at 09:00 am on 3950 khz Monday thru Saturday. Amateurs are welcome to participate in this wide area net.
Local Area Nets:
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Citrus County Shelter maps/Floor Plans
List of items to bring when providing radio communications during an emergency operation.
ARRL Radiogram/Disaster Welfare Message blank forms .
North Florida ARES Emergency Communications Plan in PDF format. .
ICS Training !
Incident Command Systems online training and testing !
Field guide for radio operations between agencies.