Links and Resources


    • Law restricting the use of a wireless communications device while operating a moving motor vehicle, effective June 10, 2010 (Link)

    • The Regional Public Information Network is your one-stop resource for news alerts from more than 75 government, transportation, utility, health and emergency response agencies serving citizens in King, Pierce and Snohomish counties. (Link)

    • FCC Part 97 (Link)

Local ARES Teams

    • Washington State ARES/RACES (Link)

    • King County ARES (Link)

    • Mike and Key Amateur Radio Club (Link)

FEMA Independent Study Courses

    • IS-100.c Introduction to the Incident Command System (Link)

    • IS-200.c ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents, An Introduction (Link)

    • IS-700.b National Incident Management System (NIMS) (Link)

We encourage you to check out the City's Emergency Management site and sign up for ALERT Renton, a voluntary emergency notification system. Through ALERT Renton the City can contact you immediately and send you critical emergency information via phone or TDD, text, or email.