RACES_logoThe Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service (RACES) was established under the Federal Communications Commission Rules and Regulations, as part of the amateur radio service.

The mission of RACES is to establish and maintain the leadership and organizational infrastructure necessary to provide amateur radio communications in support of emergency management entities throughout the United States and its territories.

In Mason County, RACES volunteers work under the auspices of the Mason County Department of Emergency Management. For more information, please contact Sandi Kvarnstrom with the Mason County DEM.