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Wyandotte County Emergency Management

Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service (RACES)

Larry Eker, RACES Coordinator
701 N. 7th Street, Room B-20
Kansas City, Kansas 66101
Phone: 913-573-6300
Fax: 913-573-6363
Email: leker@wycokck.org

Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Services (RACES) is a volunteer organization of amateur radio operators who are licensed by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to provide essential communications for State and local governments in time of emergency. Created in 1952 to serve in civil defense emergencies, RACES provides essential communications and warning links to supplement State and local government operations during emergencies.

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