Emergency Communications

Partnering with the City of Tukwila to Provide Reliable Communications

This site is a source of information for those interested in joining the Tukwila Emergency Communications Team ("TECTeam").  The purpose of the TECTeam is:

One of our primary goals is to interface with the Tukwila Office of Emergency Management to provide volunteer resources which will work with the Tukwila Fire and Police in a civilian capacity

A major tenet of the Amateur Radio Hobby is to develop a well-trained and self-reliant group of people who are not only prepared for their own needs in the event of an emergency, but who can provide assistance to their community and local emergency resources when everything else fails.

Building a Sense of Community
We plan to get together for an hour or two each month to hear presentations from local experts on a variety of topics including (but not limited to):

This club will be a great opportunity to meet other people with similar interests and work together to advance the radio hobby and our community's Emergency Preparedness.