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Fall 2018 Meeting

October 29, 2018

The CCARC fall meeting was held at the Parker Library and was sponsored by the Parker Radio Association. The minutes of the meeting are posted. The next meeting will be in April 2019 and will be hosted by the Boulder Amateur Radio Club and be held in Boulder, CO. Interest was expressed in linking the […]


More on 501(c)3

November 17, 2016

There was an in depth presentation at the 2016 New England Amateur Radio Festival by Lynn Baxter, W0LTB, who is a CPA, Lynn has graciously allowed the NEARFEST people to make this available to the amateur radio community at their website. Here is a link to the NEARFEST Simpler Non-Profit Status for Amateur Radio Clubs […]


CCARC Fall 2016 Meeting Scheduled!

September 20, 2016

The meeting will be held on October 22nd, 2016, 1:00p – 4:00p in the Timberline Conference Room, Estes Park Medical Center, 555 Prospect Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517.  The Main Entrance is on the East side of the hospital.  Park in the lot East and Northeast of the Main Entrance.  Our linked repeaters, 146.685 MHz […]


70cm Band Full In Denver

July 21, 2016

As of the middle of July 2016, the both the 2m and now 70cm band in the front range from Wyoming to New Mexico is officially full and there are no more wideband pairs available. Anyone wishing to coordinate analog repeaters in the area will be asked if they wish to be waitlisted for coordination. […]


Fall Meeting Minutes and Narrowband Presentation Online

October 21, 2015

Our Fall Meeting for 2015 is now one for the historybooks.  Special thanks to Royal Gorge Amateur Radio Club for access to the Cañon City EOC.  This meeting saw a giant leap forward for our frequency coordination body as the delegates have allowed us to begin using propagation tools to coordinate more difficult cases. Please […]


Non-Profit 501(c)(3) Presentation Online

April 30, 2014

At the April 2014 CCARC meeting in Windsor, Wayne Heinen presented a detailed explanation of 501(c)(3) charitable organizations, their requirements as well as do’s-and-donts. The presentation is online here. I’m sure you’ll find it very handy in understanding the inner workings of a charitable organization and how it affects your club operations. I know that […]


April 2014 Meeting

April 21, 2014

April 19, 2014, the CCARC held it’s Spring meeting at the Poudre Valley REA main office in Windsor, CO sponsored by the Northern Colorado Amateur Radio Club.  At this meeting, elections were held for new officers in the positions of Secretary, Frequency Coordinator and Chairman.  The only position running challenged was the Secretary position.  The […]


CCARC Elects a New Frequency Coordinator

October 17, 2013

October 12, 2013, Colorado Springs, Colorado, the CCARC held it’s Fall 2013 meeting sponsored by CMRG, PPFMA and PPRAA at the Falcon Substation of the Colorado Springs Police Department.  The event was a housekeeping meeting where the Frequency Coordinator was elected by as the only person running for the position.  It has been filled by […]


New Frequency Coordination Policy Document

December 23, 2012

The CCARC has posted the newly revised and approved Frequency Coordination Policy Document that governs all frequency coordinations in the State of Colorado. If you’re trying to apply for a new coordination in the state, please review this document first. It’s available under Frequency Coordination in the menu above.


Frequency Coordinator Update

September 4, 2012

Dear Delegates of the CCARC, I am writing to keep you informed regarding CCARC Frequency Coordination Services and the status of the Frequency Coordinator.   As stated in my August 28 electronic communication, our elected Frequency Coordinator, Randy Long, K7AVV has been unable to serve as CCARC Frequency Coordinator.   As approved by the Executive […]