Amateur Radio Society of Dryden
September 9th, 2009 Meeting Minutes
Dryden Fire Service Training Centre
Bryan, VA3BRY called the meeting to order.
In Attendance were:
President Bryan called the meeting to order.
M.S. Arnie, VA3NOLDick, VA3DIK the minutes of the May 13 meeting be adopted as read. Carried.
During the CANWARN presentation, there was a discussion about implementing a VHF
Weather Radio for Dryden. Serg
advised that a 2-year lead time was average.
CanWarn training went well. Approximately 12 attended, including 3 volunteer fire fighters from Sioux Lookout.
Since Scott worked on the VE3BRK,
Mr Rickford has passed our letter concerning Weather Radio on to the Minister responsible for Environment Canada. This summers tornado at Fishermans Cove may raise the level of priority.
Members discussed the Emergency Trailer, and will hold a planning session to prepare an application for funding.
Dave, VE3LMU, will follow-up a request for Parade participation from the 2010 Homecoming Planning Committee.
Bryan, VA3BRY, will follow-up a request for Communication assistance from the Red Cross.
Arnie, VA3NOL, will follow-up a request from Bill Laidlaw, Dryden Scout Master for assistance during Scouts Jamboree on the Air.
M.S. Bryan, VA3BRYFred, VE3WFN the Financial Statement be accepted as distributed. Carried.
M.S. Fred, VE3WFN, the meeting adjourn.
Bob, VE3YDN won the 50/50 Draw.