The Cy-Fair CERT Amateur Radio Communications (CFCARC) group is made up of very active ham radio operators who regularly participate in field exercises to improve their skills and test communications. They are capable of assisting the CFVFD and other local responders if there is a major event. They support community events such as the BP MS150 and the Fairfield Triathalon.
The CFCARC monthly meeting is held at 7:00p.m. on the 3rd Tuesday of every month at the Cy-Fair Volunteer Fire Department 911 Dispatch Center located at 9101 Wheat Cross Drive, Houston, TX 77095. The meeting is open to Cy-Fair CERT members interested in amateur radio use in community emergency communications.
CFCARC holds a Public Service Net for the Cy-Fair area on the third Monday of each month at 7:30p.m.Cental Time to discuss topics related to amateur radio, emergency communications, committee business and Cy-Fair CERT activities. The Net uses the Transtar Repeater NSTRS and the frequency is 145.370.”_”offset, and PL tone 123.0. CFCARC members as well as amateur radio licensed visitors are welcome to check in with or without traffic.
For information contact: CFCARC@cyfaircert.org