COPPERAS COVE (June 21, 2013)--The American Radio Relay League Field and the City of Copperas Cove Division of Emergency Management will conduct an annual preparedness exercise for Amateur Radio Operators Saturday.
The event will take place at the Copperas Cove Police Department's community room from Noon until 3 p.m.
The exercise focuses on simulating emergency conditions where Amateur Radio operators are called to provide communication in emergency situations.
Emergency Management staff will be available to answer questions about emergency preparedness, notification, and to give tips on how residents can prepare themselves before a disaster.
The event is open to the public.