Bylaws Committee Formed

A formal Bylaws Committee has been form to review the bylaws of the Steel City ARC.  They have not been updated since 1990 so this committee will come up with recommendations for what needs to be updated.  Their report will be submitted to the membership though its three readings during the business meeting then voted on.

Here are the current members of the Bylaws Committee:

BYLAW COMMITTEE MEMBERS

MEMBERS AT LARGE
LEADERSHIP
KA3SZO
John Rakoczy
N3LRG
Christine Rial
KC3TWO
John Mahalchak
NN3X
Seth Szymanski
W3TMR
Trevor Reed
N3KAC
Ted Zeigler
K3PQ
Christopher Grimm
KA3YNO
Walt Adkins
WQ3T
David Huston
N3WMI
Neil Mcgee
KJ3D
James Dattilo
N3EVN
Jeffrey Bussard
N1BZ
Brad Zimmerly
WA3VXJ
Karl Pastorak
N3GHO
Gloria Child
KC3SZH
Sean Langford
WA3BKD
Art Mueller

Public Notice Of Business Meeting Dates

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UPDATETHE VOTE IS ON!  Please help the club save some money and come to the July 24th Social to vote in person. If you cant make it a ballot will be mailed out to you. The deadline to return is Aug 16th so the results can be ready at the Aug. business meeting.

OLD: ARTICLE VIII – MEETINGS : SECTION 1

The regular monthly meetings shall be held at the club house on the third Tuesday of every month. The regular meeting can be omitted for special occasions such as Field Day, Christmas Party, etc., at the discretion of the President.

NEW: ARTICLE VIII – MEETINGS : SECTION 1

The regular monthly meetings shall be held at the club house on the third Wednesday of every month. The regular meeting can be omitted for special occasions such as Field Day, Christmas Party, etc., at the discretion of the President.

We are only changing one word of the bylaw “Tuesday” to “Wednesday“. To see the full SCARC bylaws follow this link: https://w3kwh.com/constitution-and-bylaws/

Field Day 2024 @ Club House

Join the Steel City Amateur Radio Club On June 22-23

For out biggest event of the year. Field Day 2024 will take place this Saturday June 22 from 2:00 PM though 2:00 PM on Sunday the 23rd.  The club house will be in full operations during this time.  We will have CW, Phone, and Digital operators on the air.  The public is welcome to attend to check out our operations and join in on the fun.  See our operators work every state in the country in 24 hours.  Food will be served for Saturday Dinner, Midnight Rations, Sunday Breakfast, and Sunday Lunch. Not only will we be on the air at our station we will be showing off our portable setup also while we try out some of our new POTA antenna’s at the club house.

 

Business Meeting & VE Testing Session

Business Meeting
Tuesday 18th @ 7:00 PM
Agenda Items:

  • Discussion on changing business meeting to Wednesdays
  • Deciding what to do with John N3EQP estate monies
  • Field Day Planning

VE Testing Session 
Wednesday 19th @  7:00 PM
At The Club House

Its a good time to look at upgrading your license and get more band privilege’s.

Lewis & Clark On The Air

THANK YOU ALL

SCARC as we kick off the 3rd year of the National Special Event – Lewis & Clark On The Air!  Steel City ARC will be representing the state of Pennsylvania as one the the 16 states following the Lewis & Clark trail across the nation.  Work all 16 states and you can get some great wall paper to show your accomplishment. Check out the LCOTA website for more information and all the other club that will be assigned to each state.  Also click on “Find an Activator” to find out when SCARC will be operating.

OPERATOROPERATOR
AD3AA - Lee R RiceN3LRG - Christine H Rial
KA3JKS - Susan E RakieczN3WMI - Neil A McGee
KC3APT - John W KeaneNN3X - Seth A Szymanski
KC3SZH - Sean E LangfordNU3Q - Robert J Mente
KC3WHX - Paul R BarbourW3AIG - Craig M Moran
KR3DX - Dennis B HerbuhWA3PYU - Michael P King
N3GHO - Gloria A ChildWA3VXJ - Karl F Pastorak
N3KAC - Theodore R Zeigler, JrWA3YER - David J Croyle

To Check On Your Progress & Certificate
https://lctota.org/hunter/my_progress

 

Tour of the National Weather Service Offices

The National Weather Service office located here in Moon Township will be hosting an open house for amateur radio operators on Thursday June 13 at 6:30 PM.

The agenda for the tour will be:

  • Welcome And Introductions
  • Presentation On NWS And Skywarn 6:40
  • Tour Of Operations Room
  • Questions And Answers Session
  • Weather Balloon Launch At 7:00 PM
  • Tour Of The New And Improved Amateur Radio Station WX3PIT
  • Possible Tour Of WSR 88-D Radar Dome

NOTE! In case of a severe weather on the 13th the rain date for this event will be on following Thursday June 20th.  Please watch this website & social media for any date changes

Directions To Their Office: 192 Shafer Road, Coraopolis, Pa, 15108

Please RSVP to Eddie KB3YRU Or Steve K3FAZ If You Plan On Attending
They Need To Give A Count  Fred McMullen At NWS Pittsburgh .