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LATE BREAKING NEWS:

URGENT:  Section ARES and Section Information Net to combine effective Monday July 27th.  For more information see WCF SECTION PRESS RELEASE #44.
Two new hamfests planned for the WCF Section for the 2015-2016 hamfest season.  For more information see WCF SECTION PRESS RELEASE #46:  LARC Annual Hamfest 2015 (11/07), and the 1st Annual NPARC Hamfest on the Green (3/26).
Jonathan “Jon” Rubin KJ4NYD appointed the new EC for Hillsborough County ARES.  Keating Floyd KC4HSI recognized for service as previous EC.  For more information see WCF SECTION PRESS RELEASE #45
Ellen White W1YL, guest speaker at the Lakeland Amateur Radio Club on July 6th.  For more information see WCF SECTION PRESS RELEASE #43.
Bill Bode N4WEB is the first recipient of the new ARRL Amateur Radio Service To Scouting Award here in the West Central Florida Section.  For more see WCF SECTION PRESS RELEASE #42.
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UPCOMING HAMFESTS IN THE WCF SECTION:
8/22/15:  TARCFEST XXXIV – TARC Clubhouse, Tampa
9/12/15:  8th Annual LAMBIEFEST: Tropical Gulf Acres Clubhouse, Punta Gorda, FL
9/26/15:  Pasco County Hamfest – Gunn Highway Flea Market, Odessa

 

 


WHAT IS THE ARRL WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA SECTION?

wcfcountiesThe 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:

Charlotte Manatee
Desoto Pasco
Hardee Pinellas
Highlands Polk
Hillsborough Sarasota

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.