October 1st ARES SET - Detailed Instructions for Delaware County ARES

I put together some step by step instructions for Delco ARES participation in the EPA section SET scheduled for October 1st. Who What When Where Why/How/Details All Delco ARES Members that will be participating in the SET Sign up on Galaxy ...

New Space for ARES at the Delaware County Emergency Services Training Center

So Citizen Corps and all related organizations are well on the way to moving into our new training, office and storage space at the Delaware County Emergency Services Training Center https://delcoestc.org/.  I had the opportunity to go ther...

New Winlink Station supporting VARA FM on 2m in Radnor - W3CTK-10

In preparation for the upcoming EPA SET in October and to provide for additional support of the Five County Digital Net Winlink training efforts, I have deployed a new Winlink RMS Node at my home in Villanova.  The plan is to have this setu...

October EPA SET - Final Instructions

This is the latest from Bob Wilson W3BIG, EPA SEC, for the October SET.  I will be sending out some more information about the SET specific to Delaware County. The final instructions for the October 1 SET are attached in an MS Word document...

ARES of Delaware County In-Person Meeting Agenda, September 12, 7pm, 911 Center

Reminder, our next monthly meeting is on Monday.  Agenda is below Date 12 Sep 2022at 7:00pm (1900 hours) at Delaware County Emergency Services building (911 center) 360 Middletown Rd, Media, PA 19063 Attendees Chris Kelleher  Goals Regular ...

Philadelphia ARES October SET Plans and involving Red Cross

Bob Wilson, W3BIG, EPA Section Emergency Coordinator, has schedule a SET (Simulated Emergency Test) for all of the Eastern PA section on October 1st. Please review the following as we will be discussing our plans for the SET during our meet...

Happy Labor Day Holiday - No Net Tonight 9/5

Hope everyone is enjoying your Labor Day holiday today.  Because of the holiday, there will be no analog or alternative Net held tonight....

October SET Overview - Eastern PA ARES - Saturday 10/1

Bob Wilson, W3BIG, EPA Section Emergency Coordinator, has sent out the following for a SET on October 1st. A brief overview of the SET scheduled for Saturday, October 1, 2022 (1000-2200 LOCAL) is copied below and also attached in an MS Word...

Major Upgrade of Public Safety Radio System Approved by Delaware County Council

Delaware County Council unanimously approved funding for the necessary upgrade of the County's emergency communications system at its August 17 public meeting. With this first major radio upgrade since the 1970s, the County will deploy new,...

SEPA Red Cross and ARES meetup on August 20th

Update from Philadelphia County ARES on the SEPA Red Cross / ARES meetup on 20 August. Greetings. You have RSVP’d for the 20 August SEPA Red Cross / ARES meeting in Norristown. We are looking forward to having you there. Please bring your ...