Genesee County Auxiliary Radio Service


Welcome to the Genesee County Auxiliary Radio Service. Embodying the principles of AUXCOMM, we strive to provide served agencies with communication capabilities in training, resources, and qualified professionals.

Please check back frequently for updates.

GCARES Training

Tuesday, Aprl 25, 2023 at 7:00 PM

American Red Cross
1401 S Grand Traverse St, Flint, MI 48503

Have you used one of the Frequency Operating Guides? Have you ever seen one before? Do you know there is a Michigan Edition? Did you know there is an AUXFOG?

Get all these questions answered and find out why you should have all three in your shack!

SKYWARN Training

Genesee County SKYWARN training is complete for 2023. If you missed the training, there may be other opportunities available. Check the Detroit Weather Office's Training page.

Find about more information about SKYWARN at the National Weather Service's SKYWARN website.

Siren Testing 

Warning siren testing resumes March 4, 2023. See the updated Siren Testing Information for details about sirens which need testing and upcoming testing dates.

Testing will resume again in March, 2023. More details will be posted as we get closer to that date.

Frequently Asked Questions

There is much confusion about Genesee County's recent switch to an AUXCOMM model. Please read the following FAQ for more information. 

Contact Us

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