Minutes of the May 14, 2016 meeting of the Weld Amateur Radio Society

Meeting called to order by Joe KD0TYU at 9:01 am

Introductions

Minutes- Heather KC0SYH
Minutes approved

Financial report- Berry N0OYM
Report approved
Asked about when need to start up again on the repeater site rent. Joe will get in touch with Rob Stanley and see where the club stands with the repeater site rent.

Tech Report- Andy/Bill K6VPE

Trustee report- Berry N0OYM

PAO report- Phillip
Net is going ok, had 4 check ins

Old Business
Trailer update (new items) Steve.
Radios mounted and in the process of being programmed.
Antennas setup and ready to go.
Currently working on cosmetic items.
Have several batteries, some that came with the trailer and some that were donated. Motion made and passed to sell the extra batteries and put the money into the club..
Need some place to store the keys so people can get to them if needed.
Will look into getting a coded lock box to keep the keys in.
Joe and others met with the head of the EOC for Weld County and he is interested in the capabilities of the trailer.
Are looking for two more volunteers to man the trailer in case of emergencies.
Weld County Fair update (Phillip).
No updates.
Update on repeaters.
Are up and running, are having some issues with the Fuzion repeater.

New Business

Upcoming events
5/20-5/22/2016 Dayton Hamvention http://www.haracomplex.com/hamvention.
7/8-7/9/2016 Utah State ARRL Convention.
New Mexico State Convention http://dukecityhamfest.org.

Meeting adjourned at 9:54 am

Number attended: 16

Next meeting June 11, 2016 at Golden Corral in Greeley. Breakfast at 8, meeting at 9.