Hurricane Ian ResponseWe are looking for people/companies to help with the response to Hurricane Ian. If you would like to help, know someone who needs help, or in fact need help yourself to deal with the aftermath of the storm, please contact Steve Schwerbel at firstname.lastname@example.org. Steve can put you in touch with WISPA members who have indicated they can help in some manner.
Other resources include:
· The FCC has a 24-hour/365 days a year emergency operations center that can help with, among other things, waivers of FCC rules and grants of Special Temporary Authority to use spectrum for wireless services in the aftermath of natural disasters. The FCC operations center can be reached by: (1) calling 202-418-1122; and (2) emailing FCCOPS@fcc.gov.
· FEMA resources online: https://www.fema.gov/disaster/hurricane-ian is the page with information on how to apply for assistance; and here is information on how to offer help https://www.fema.gov/disaster/4673#how-to-help.
This page will be updated with new information as it becomes available.