If there is a forced quarantine or travel restrictions and I am involved with a broadcast station, how am I able to reach my station, tower, etc?

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You will need to inquire locally with state authorities through your state Office of Emergency Services or local law enforcement.  Your state’s broadcaster association may also be a resource.

Several states have passed or are considering new laws recognizing “first informers” who will need “passage” in order to access their equipment:

There may also be resources from FEMA to assist stations needing access during the emergency.  Please contact REC for assistance.

COVID-19 Coronavirus radio operations
Answer Date: 
Thursday, March 19, 2020