SRV Emergency Radio Network Public Meeting-March 26th

The Santa Rosa Valley Emergency Radio Network (SRV_ERN) will hold a face-to-face public meeting on Tuesday, March 26, 2013, 7PM at the RSRPOA Clubhouse, 11701 E Las Posas Rd.

The Network is designed to incorporate a two-way radio link in every home and business in the Santa Rosa Valley. Participants regularly meet on the air . . . → Read More: SRV Emergency Radio Network Public Meeting-March 26th

Amateur Radio License Class

For those interested in obtaining an Amateur Radio License

The Conejo Valley Amateur Radio Club is offering a nine week class to prepare you to take the entry level Amateur Radio License exam starting this Friday, November 30th. The class will be held each Friday at the East County Sheriff’s Station on Olson Road from . . . → Read More: Amateur Radio License Class

Emergency Radio Network Open Meeting

The Santa Rosa Valley has a radio network organized to facilitate neighborhood communications. This network is envisioned to allow every home and business in the Valley to have communications in the event of a major disaster or emergency.

Through the use of relatively inexpensive two-way radios, individuals can be connected to others in their neighborhood, . . . → Read More: Emergency Radio Network Open Meeting

Alerting Systems

SRV-Alert Many of you have been part of SRV-Alert, the alerting system offered here in the Santa Rosa Valley as part of our Santa Rosa Valley – Emergency Radio Network (SRV-ERN). This system provides SMS Text Messages when we are aware of events or activities of timely importance. It is also used to activate the . . . → Read More: Alerting Systems

National Emergency Alert System Test

The following announcement has been issued by the Ventura County Office of Emergency Services:

************************** On November 9, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. PST the first ever nationwide testing of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) will take place. You may be familiar with the local or state level EAS because it is used to broadcast weather . . . → Read More: National Emergency Alert System Test

Gas Line Damage

This morning at about 10:25 AM a large percentage of the Valley thought that a jet plane was landing in their back yard. What actually occurred was a tractor plowing in the field South of Santa Rosa Road and East of E Las Posas Road damaged one of the very high pressure gas lines that . . . → Read More: Gas Line Damage

Earthquake Weather ?

I don’t know if it is because some think this is Earthquake Weather, or if it is because FEMA’s Individual and Community Preparedness Division kicked off this year’s Earthquake Preparedness Campaign today, but United Press International released a story this afternoon that everyone in Southern California needs to read.

Study: Quake could cripple Calif. economy

. . . → Read More: Earthquake Weather ?

Emergency Preparedness

This is National Preparedness Month and you are encouraged to take a few minutes and review your level of preparedness.

You should start by purchasing or putting together an Emergency Preparedness Kit. You will probably want to actually have multiple Kits. One at home, one in the car(s), and one at work. The Ready America . . . → Read More: Emergency Preparedness

Unplanned Emergency “Exercise” (8/2/10)

Those who were trying to enter or exit the West end of the Valley today between 4:45 and 6:45 PM, found themselves unwilling participants in an unplanned and disruptive emergency “exercise”. An accident that resulted in one of the light standards along the S-curve West of the Water District being sheared off and falling across . . . → Read More: Unplanned Emergency “Exercise” (8/2/10)

Santa Rosa Valley - Emergency Radio Network

IMPORTANT

This is to announce the expansion of the Santa Rosa Valley – Emergency Radio Network (SRV-ERN) to allow participation by all interested residents and businesses.

The SRV-ERN began development approximately two years ago following the severe fires that endangered our valley. It was recognized that Valley residents and businesses needed improved local communications in . . . → Read More: Santa Rosa Valley – Emergency Radio Network