LATE BREAKING NEWS:
Sunday 8/30/15 0900: ARES groups and amateur radio operators stand down as Tropical Storm Erika dissipated. Thanks to all ARES groups and amateur radio operators who were on standby in case of deployment by the various served agencies. For more information, see WCF SECTION PRESS RELEASE #51
The LAKE WALES RADIO AMATEURS is now an ARRL Special Service Club. For details see WCF SECTION PRESS RELEASE #48
UPCOMING HAMFESTS IN THE WCF SECTION:
9/12/15: Upper Pinellas Amateur Radio Club (UPARC) Fall Tailgate – Clearwater Tarpon Springs Campground – Palm Harbor, FL
10/09/15 – 10/10/15: 50th Annual Melbourne Hamfest and ARRL Florida State Convention.
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.