Holiday Event Updates:

Christmas Holidays Reminder:

No MERT “Check In” meetings on Wednesday, December 20th and the 27th. 

No MERT Nets on Thursday, December 21st and the 28th.



   Hamfest was fun!

MERT Weekly CHECK IN: This weekly meeting is open to all Amateur Radio Operators and the General Public where MERT provides assistance to Ham’s with radio programming, amateur radio technical support and learning more about MERT’s Operations.

The meetings also include training updates on Emergency Communications (EMCOMM) practices and training classes consistent with the MERT Skills/Task Book objectives.

The Check In and Monthly meetings are held at the Marion County Emergency Operations Center (EOC) located at 698 NW 30th Avenue, Ocala, FL.

MERT Weekly Nets: Our MERT D-Star Net is each Thursday at 1930 hours on KK4DFC (146.790 – D-Star) followed by a CERT & MERT Net at 2000 hours on KJ4CLL (145.330).

All Amateur Radio licensee’s are invited to participate!



This website is for the MERT radio operators and the CERT volunteers in Marion County, Florida. It is used to pass information relating to each group, promote the use of amateur radio and pass along useful information to operate during emergencies for public safety.

The opinions expressed herein are not endorsed by the Marion County Sheriff’s Office.