Announcements

Our 2019 Simulated Emergency Test took place on Saturday, September 28th.  This was a field deployment exercise based on a simulated “Pineapple Express” flooding scenario.  Members were dispatched to monitor water levels at various bridges around the county and report simulated conditions via radio.




1/25/20 – Training for Team Leaders and Assistant Team Leaders

Location:  Community Room, Vancouver Housing Authority, 2500 Main Street, Vancouver, WA 98660  (SE corner of W. Fourth Plain Blvd. and Main St.)

Times:  9AM – 1PM

All Team Leaders and Assistant Team Leaders are encouraged to attend this training.  The material is designed to help make it easier for you to perform your critical role in the organization.

2/29/20 – 5th Saturday Exercise

Times:

8:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Scenario:

Winter Snow Storm

Scope:

This is a limited-scope exercise that will be conducted to verify simplex communications between served agencies, collect weather data, deploy Clark County ARES/RACES members to selected shelter sites, and demonstrate interoperability with other Clark Citizen Corps groups.

Locations:

As directed as part of the exercise play.

Activation Methods:

• EC will call out AECs (via radio, phone, and/or SMS).
• AECs will then call out Team Leaders (via radio, phone, and/or SMS).
• Team Leaders will then call out team members (via radio, phone, and/or SMS).