Amateur Radio Society of Dryden
March 11th, 2009 Meeting Minutes
Dryden Fire Service Training Centre
President Bryan, VA3BRY brought the meeting to order.
M.S. Scott, VA3EXT and Neil, VE3VNM, the minutes of the
Scott, VA3EXT, and Bob, VA3GUN, brought various parts of the
Fort Frances repeater that Dryden will work on.
Scott will also be doing some work on the
The Rugby Winter Festival Dog Sled Race was well covered; Bob, VA3GUN and Bryan, VA3BRY manned the Knob Lake checkpoint; Bob, VE3YDN and Neil, VE3VNM, manned the Start/Finish Line; Dick, VA3DIK, manned checkpoints 1 and 5; Scott, VA3EXT, manned checkpoint 2 and 5;
Dave, VE3LMU, manned checkpoint 4.
M.S. Rick, VA3RGA and Jim, VE3JLN, the Financial Statement as
Jim, VE3JLN, will be renewing his Volunteer Examiner permit.
Warren, VE3FYN, with assistance from Vic, VA3AKX, Atikokan, has potential for a class of 9 students interested in taking the Basic Course.
There will be Can Warn training sometime during the week of
May 19th. Dennis
Paquette advised that the City of
Bob, VA3GUN, briefed the members on the process and steps undertaken to apply for funding for the Emergency Communications Trailer. The selection committee is finalizing equipment and plans for the trailer.
Bob, VE3YDN, has met with the Fire Chief about an unique communicator ID vest for use during emergencies.
Rick, VA3RGA, moved the meeting adjourn.
Bob, VE3YDN won the 50-50 draw.