WCF SECTION PRESS RELEASE #19-18
GOVERNOR RON DESANTIS PROCLAIMS AMATEUR RADIO WEEK IN FLORIDA
On Monday June 17th, State of Florida Governor Ron Desantis, signed a proclamation declaring the week of June 17, 2019 through June 23, 2019 as Amateur Radio Week in Florida. Governor Desantis recognized in the proclamation the value of amateur radio during times of disaster, contributions made by amateur radio to provide communications for public service events, and the service of amateur radio operators as trained SKYWARN observers of the National Weather Service in Florida.
A copy of the Governors Proclamation can be found on the ARRL West Central Florida Section website at http://arrlwcf.org/download/wcfgeneral/ProclamationofAmateurRadioWeekFlorida2019.pdf.