ICARC Meeting Minutes

December 13, 2006

  1. 7:30 PM - Meeting opened by president Craig, KØCF, with introductions.
  2. Treasurer's report was read and approved.
  3. Secretary report was not read as the secretary was not in attendance. The report is available on the ICARC web site.
  4. HamRad - Rich, WWØQ, reported on the exercise at West High School. It went well and Rich thanked all who participated. The HamRad committee is preparing a recommendation concerning the status of HamRad for club consideration at a later meeting.
  5. Old Business:
    1. John, KØGH, reported on the status of the new repeater controller. He and Mark, NØRXD, are studying how to program it. He sent in club membership to the Iowa Repeater Council.
    2. The antenna analyzer is in the possession of Craig, KØCF.
  6. New Business.
    1. Net control for December-January is Jeff, KIØJP. For January-February, Rich, WWØQ.
    2. Nominating committee recommended and membership elected the following by acclamation:

        Office Candidate Callsign
        President Jim Meade NOØB
        Vice President Craig Fastenow KØCF
        Secretary George Carsner WØPPF
        Treasurer Willy Robison KCØJFQ
        WØJV Trustee John Kauble KØGH
        HamRad Rich Bingham WWØQ
        Activities Eugene Alvis WØICY

    3. The question of a mid-winter party was raised with no expression of interest.
    4. Membership expressed a desire to conduct a Field Day at Scott's Church Corner. Rich, WWØQ, will coordinate site use.
    5. The club voted to reimburse John, KØGH, $5 for Iowa Repeater Council fees.
    6. Jon, WØCK, advised of uncertainty on a few of the club's meeting dates for 2007. It was decided to conduct the next meeting on Wednesday, January 24th at the Grant Wood Area Education Agency office in Coralville. This is a change from the regular second Wednesday of the month.
    7. Dennis, WBØMCX, introduced the question of a Special Events for the club's 75th anniversary. The issue will be explored at future meetings.
  7. The meeting was adjourned at 8:00 PM.
  8. Craig, KØCF, gave a short presentation and handout on new bandplans.
  9. Jon, WØCK, showed a video of the 1999 Campbell Island DXpedition.

Notes taken by James Meade, NOØB, acting secretary.

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