MC-ARES Frequency List
Any member of the Manatee County ARES/RACES who, for any reason, suspects that a communications emergency may exits should monitor the 147.195+ PL103.5 repeater for instructions and assignment. If this repeater is not available, the 443.875+ PL 100 ARES repeater will be utilized. The MARCI 146.820- PL 100 will be used as a tertiary repeater if needed.
ARES/RACES members, upon becoming aware or being notified that an emergency exists, shall monitor the following frequencies:
147.195 + PL 103.5 and / or 443.875+ PL 100 repeater to receive instructions and assignments and to supplement the primary emergency net frequency.
146.820- PL 100 repeater only if the 147.195 + PL 103.5 and the 443.875+ PL 100 are not in service or if needed as a supplemental frequency. (Authorized by EC or AEC).
147.480 is the primary Simplex frequency during an emergency, and as a supplemental when repeaters are inoperative or as assigned for additional traffic by the EC or AEC. Additionally, 147.490 Simplex will be available for tactical operation as assigned by Net Control.
Manatee County Emergency Support Group
Manatee County ARES/RACES