The Aug 19, 2014
meeting of the Newton Amateur Radio Club met in the
Board Room of the Newton Public Library. Meeting was called to order
at 7:00 PM by President Dave Hughes.
attendance: Dave WX0DH,
Kent KB0RWI, Jed KD0JCG. Bob Becker and
were present to represent MCC.
MCC Flatlanders Ken Janzen Bob Becker presented details on the Sept 20 event.
Offered their thanks to NARC. Est 150 riders. Next ride meeting Sept 8 breadbasket
Map shows SAG details. Halstead route will go north on second street.
Last year riders got lost in Sedgwick. So this year MCC would like extra signs
and have radio people put up signs and help w canopies. Then pick up signs afterward.
Police escort thru newton. Another event in Sedgwick that day, so the ride route will avoid parade at same time.
Keep track of bib numbers, then notify Net Control when SAG closes.
Minutes approved by acclamation
Treasurers report Checking $1,375.04 Petty cash $36.00
Suspend proceedings to recognize Priscilla for passing her General at Hamfest
Short briefing on Heartland 100. Butler Co CERT will provide their communications trailer and three people to the event. Five to six people from the Kansas City area have expressed interest in coming back down for the event.
Discussion of email listserv - Kent will increase attached file size to 2.5 MB.
Jerry shows excel industries article about Lee Buller and his radio support in emergency.
Following was a member round table
Russell moves to adjourn, Joe seconds. Adjourn 8:02 PM
Minutes taken by Russell Groves