Radio (VHF Links)
The Merchants Exchange of Portland manages a VHF radio system designed for communication on both the Columbia River and Willamette River. The range of this radio system is from out to sea in Astoria, OR. to the I-205 Bridge on the Columbia River, and from the confluence of the Willamette River to the Ross Island Bridge in Portland, OR.
We offer marine channel radio communications 24 hours a day 7 days a week including:
These services are provided for our members through the Merchants Exchange Communications Center.