LATE BREAKING NEWS
WCF Section Technical Net for Thursday 11/26/15 cancelled. See WCF SECTION PRESS RELEASE #64
2nd Annual WCF Section Technical Conference Set for 2/27/16. See WCF SECTION PRESS RELEASE #63
The Amateur Radio Parity Act (Senate Bill 1685) passed the Senate committee considering it. For more information see WCF SECTION PRESS RELEASE #61. For information on contacting Senator Marco Rubio and Senator Bill Nelson see WCF SECTION PRESS RELEASE #57.
Your Section Manager goes back to school. See WCF SECTION PRESS RELEASE #62.
Mike Gruber W1MG, to be ARRL representative at the Tampa Bay Hamfest. See WCF PRESS RELEASE #60
Section Manager visits several hamfests during September 2015. See WCF SECTION PRESS RELEASE #59.
Geoff Haines N1GY reappointed as an Assistant Section Manager. See WCF SECTION PRESS RELEASE #58.
UPCOMING SPECIAL MEETINGS IN THE WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA SECTION:
1/23/16: ARRL WCF SECTION ARES LUNCHEON – Location TBD, ARRL WCF SECTION ARES MEETING – SARASOTA COUNTY EOC:
2/27/16: 2ND ANNUAL ARRL WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA SECTION TECHNICAL CONFERENCE – HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY EOC
UPCOMING HAMFESTS IN THE WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA SECTION:
12/11/15 – 12/12/15: 40th Annual Tampa Bay Hamfest – Agricultural Show Center – Plant City – ARRL West Central Florida Section Convention
2/12/15 – 2/14/15: 70th Annual Orlando Hamcation – Central Florida Fairgrounds – Orlando – ARRL National Convention
For hamfests in the Northern Florida Section: http://arrl-nfl.org/
For hamfests in the Southern Florida Section: http://sflarrl.org/
WHAT IS THE ARRL WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA SECTION?
The ARRL West Central Florida Section is one of seventy-one administrative sections of the ARRL – The American Radio Relay League. The ARRL is the National Association for Amateur Radio in the USA.
The West Central Florida (WCF) Section of the ARRL Field Organization serves amateur radio operators in the followin ten counties in Florida:
The WCF section includes the following cities: Bradenton, Clearwater, Lakeland, New Port Richey, Port Charlotte, Punta Gorda, St. Petersburg, Sarasota, Sebring, Tampa, and Winter Haven.
This web page has information specific to the ARRL Field Services activities in West Central Florida.