Minutes of the July 9, 2011 meeting of the Weld Amateur Radio Society

Meeting called to order by Willie W5WIW at 9:06 am

Introductions around the room

  1. Name and Call Sign
  2. What is the longest contact you have made this year?

Minutes from last meeting approved

Treasurer's report Berry N0OYM

Repeater report Berry N0OYM

  1. 147 still has noise and some noise on the 2m
  2. Both repeaters and IRLP node are up and running
  3. Have fixed the announcement of the club meetings
  4. Berry checked on repeater, got set up to remotely control. Their appears to be some water getting into the building, but equipment is ok.
  5. Willie W5WIW- antenna brackets should be ready within the next week or so

Old Business

  1. Field day was a good one. Those that did not come missed a good time

New Business

  1. Elections
  2. Motion to retain current officers made and passed

Show and Tell

  1. Steve Blois from the EOC

Upcoming events

  1. July 16 Pike Peak Radio Amateur Assc. Megafest (Monument, CO)
  2. Aug 5-7 Taos, New Mexico Rocky Mountain Division Convention
  3. Aug 21 Denver Radio Club Hamfest (Golden CO)
  4. Sept 25 Boulder Amateur Radio Club BARCfest (Longmont, CO)

Additional Comments

  1. If interested in volunteering for emergency response in the area, please let Eugene K16MPA know

Meeting adjourned at 9:45 am

Next meeting August 13, 2011 at Randy's BBQ 35th Ave and 21st St,  just south of King Soopers. Breakfast at 9:00am, meeting at 10:00am