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Proposed New Rules

Dear Members,

The fun we all have at the field is just amazing, and we want to keep it that way.  The board sees two risks that have the potential to get the field closed or even shut down permanently, and we feel responsible for protecting your interests.  

The board is considering new rules, and we want your feedback before proceeding.  My email address is at the end of this letter.

The risks as we see them are:

Upcoming Safety and Knowledge Test

Hello Everyone,

Wanted to send out a reminder, the AMA published their latest blog and in the blog, discussed the upcoming safety and knowledge test that every recreational pilot will need to pass. The information that the test is expected in early 2021 and will be 25 multi choice questions, AMA is trying to get the FAA to allow AMA to be a test processor. Here is a link to the AMA information

https://amablog.modelaircraft.org/amagov/2020/11/02/safety-and-knowledge-test/

2020 Board Elections

To:  All MAR/C Adult Members in Good Standing

Once a year a third of the adult positions of the Board of Directors are up for election.  If you would like to make a greater contribution to how the club is led, what our goals are, and how we prioritIze them, we strongly encourage you to put your name on the ballot.

Your term would be for 3 calendar years, starting January 1, 2021.  Board meetings are held once a month, and each board member is expected to take on leadership in an area of responsibility.   Our greatest need at the moment is for a webmaster.

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