Flagler County Assist REACT Activity Report 2001.
Activities and Operations performed by Team

ABOUT FLAGLER COUNTY ASSIST REACT
We are a 501.3(c) non profit organization. Our mission is to provide assistance to Flagler County with Volunteer support. We provide communications and logistic support during emergencies as well as in public service.

2001 TEAM ACTIVITY
The following is a listing of all events and operations conducted by Flagler County Assist REACT.

PUBLIC SERVICE EVENTS
The following are events worked by the Team that assist a charitable organization or provide assistance to the public.

Date Event Assisting
2/24/01 Walk for the Animals Humane Society
7/4/01 Fourth of July Parade Flagler Beach PD/FC Chamber
7/4/01 Fourth of July Fireworks Flagler Beach PD
8/31/01 FPC football game FCSO
9/21/01 FPC football game FCSO
9/29/01 MS 150 Bike-a-thon FCSO
10/12/01 FPC football game FCSO
10/26/01 FPC football game FCSO
12/1/01 5K Race Flagler Beach Flagler Beach PD/FPCHS
12/1/01 Christmas Parade Flagler Beach Flagler Beach PD/FC Chamber
12/8/01 Christmas Parade Palm Coast FCSO
12/8/01 5K Race Palm Coast FCSO

TRAINING EVENTS
The following are training sessions held to help prepare the Team.

Date Event Purpose
Weekly (50 nets) Radio Drill Training Session
Monthly (12 meetings) Monthly Meeting Meeting & Training Session
1/24/01 Wildfire Communications Drill Improve Net Control
2/4/01 Search and Rescue Drill Improve SAR Support
2/21/01 Tornado Drill Assist FCES & NWS
5/17/01 Incident Command Class Incident Command Training
5/22/01 Hurricane Drill Assist FCES
11/27/01 Joint ARES/REACT Training Improve Cooperation

SKYWARN OPERATIONS
The following are operations that support storm spotters. These operations support the National Weather Service and Flagler County Emergency Services

Date Event Assisting
3/14/01 Skywarn Net Activation NWS
3/29/01 Skywarn Net Activation NWS
5/30/01 Skywarn Net Activation NWS
6/15/01 Skywarn Net Activation NWS
7/5/01 Skywarn Net Activation NWS
9/4/01 Skywarn Net Activation NWS


SEARCH AND RESCUE OPERATIONS
Flagler County Assist REACT provides communications for the Flagler County SAR Team and is also called upon to assist with searched for lost people etc.

Date Event Assisting
7/9/01 Search - Bunnell Area FCSO/FCES
8/26/01 Search - Palm Coast FCSO/FCES

EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER SUPPORT
The following are events when the Team provided personnel for the EOC during emergencies.

Date Event Assisting
9/15/01 Tropical Storm Gabrielle FCES and NWS
9/16/01 Tropical Storm Gabrielle FCES

TOTAL EVENTS AND TRAINING = 90
Membership – 27
Total Volunteer Hours – 634.76 hours
Incidents Reported - 38

OTHER ACHIEVMENTS
Flagler County Assist REACT placed a second GMRS Repeater System on the air to help back up the existing repeater and also to fill the gaps left out by the first repeater.

The Team held a joint meeting with ARES and Skywarn leadership to further coordinate efforts among organizations.