Frequencies of Interest to MARES
These are the most common frequencies used by Milpitas ARES/RACES. These should be programmed into your radio as appropriate. A complete list of all Santa Clara County Frequencies can be found at the link provided below this table.
If a repeater is down the standard procedure is to use the output frequency of the repeater in Simplex.
(- offset, 85.4Hz PL) - MARES net primary - currently linked to 224.720 - can be unlinked as needed.
(- offset, 100Hz PL) - MARES net primary - currently linked to 145.430 - can be unlinked as needed.
MARES simplex frequency and backup tactical frequency
(+ offset, 100Hz pl) - Silicon Valley Emergency Communications System (SVECS))
(+ offset 110.9Hz PL) -
(- offset 100.0Hz PL) - South Peninsula Emergency Communications System (SPECS)
145.750 or 223.620 MHz
145.730 or 223.560 MHz
144.310 or 223.540 MHz
145.690 or 223.600 MHz
City of Milpitas Emergency Broadcast Radio
TV ch 15
City Channel (Comcast CATV/Milpitas)
Last Updated: January 15, 2018