ATTENTION: Installation access at this time has been modified in response to COVID-19. Read more HERE

Until further notice, only mission essential personnel and on-post residents of Fort Wainwright are allowed access at this time. Contact the visitor center at 907-361-6144 for more information about obtaining an exception to policy.

  • UPDATED: July 24, 2020 - View the current Fort Wainwright Installation Access Restriction memo HERE
  • UPDATED: July 16, 2020 - View the current USARAK General Order HERE.

Access Control and Gate Information

There is a 100% ID check at all gates at all times. Anyone aged 16 years and above must present a valid state or federally issued picture identification.

There are four entrances to Fort Wainwright.

  • Gate #1 (Main Gate/Gaffney Road) is open 24 hours, 7 days a week.
  • Gate #2 (Trainer Gate/Trainor Road) is currently open 5:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mon - Fri, Sat & Sun from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. 
  • Gate #3 (Richardson Gate/Richardson Highway) is closed to all but special traffic requests.
  • Gate #4 (Badger gate/Badger Road) is open from 5:30 a.m. to 10 p.m., 7 days a week.

Gates may be opened or closed depending upon weather, traffic, increase in the FPCON level and/or at the discretion of the garrison commander.

Visitor's Center

Installation access passes and general Fort Wainwright visitor information.
4470 Gaffney Rd
Fort Wainwright, AK 99703
907-361-6144

Physical Security

The Physical Security Branch provides tenant commanders, directorates, and other activities residing on Fort Wainwright with technical advice, assistance and support for matters regarding Physical Security and Force Protection. This section is an integral part of the Fort Wainwright Military Community's Force Protection Plans and construction projects. They are the subject matter experts on IDS, access control, security and technology issues and other physical security/force protection matters.

Located in building 4056 basement.
Office Hours: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday thru Friday.

Real ID Information


Current Fort Wainwright installation access update for REAL ID Act requirements

Weapon Registration

Weapon Registration
Anyone planning on storing Privately Owned Weapons (POW) ON THE INSTALLATION must register in person at the Fort Wainwright Visitor Center located at the Main Gate. All service members E6 and below must have the weapons registration form signed by the Company Commander
Fill out all Three Forms Below and bring with you to Visitor Center.

The U.S. Army Alaska Form 877E can be picked up at the Provost Marshal's Office (MP Station).

Contact

Contacts

Non-Emergency Dispatch: (907)353-7535
Chief: (907) 361-2346
Supervisor: (907) 361-7537
NCOIC: (907) 361-1814
Inspector: (907) 361-9011
Inspector: (907) 361-7560
Inspector: (907) 361-1018
Evergreen: (907) 361-6005

Fire Department

Mission:

The mission of the Fort Wainwright Fire and Emergency Services Division is to provide professional fire suppression forces, highly capable rescue crews and aggressive fire prevention and education programs to protect the lives and property of the members of the Fort Wainwright community. To support our mission, our department has prioritized three key organizational principles. To support a safe, healthy, and diverse workplace concentrating our efforts on firefighter safety in everything we do. To establish and maintain the highest quality fire protection program. To promote lifelong learning with an emphasis for high professional standards and higher education.

Fire Station Locations:

Fire Station 1: Bldg 3004; off of Santiago Road and on the Flightline
Fire Station 2: Bldg 4390; off of Neely Road
Fire Station 3: Bldg 1054; off of Gaffney

Contact Information

Dispatch Hours 24/7
Emergencies call 911 on or off post
Non-emergency call 907-353-9170

Fire Prevention

Office Hours: 0700-1600 M-F
1049 Chena Road Apt 9/10
Fort Wainwright, AK 99703
Phone: 907-353-9133/9134/9140/9141/9164

Fire Chief

Charles E. Gibbs
Office: 907-353-6548
Cell: 907-590-3002
Email: charles.e.gibbs14.civ@mail.mil

Fire Training

Ed Urbi
Assistant Fire Chief of Training
Office:  907 353 9165
Cell:     907 903 6160
Email:  Edward.r.urbi.civ@mail.mil

Fire Prevention

John E. Serrato
Assistant Fire Chief of Fire Prevention
Office: 907-353-9164
Email: john.e.serrato.civ@mail.mil

Fire Dispatch:

Patricia (Mikki) Davis
Dispatch Supervisor, DES
Office: 907-353-7535
Email: patricia.m.davis89.civ@mail.mil

Fire Operations

David L. Halbrooks
Deputy Fire Chief
Office: 907-353-7407
Cell: 907-322-1726
Email: david.l.halbrooks.civ@mail.mil

Robert L. Tucker
Assistant Fire Chief
Office:  907-353-9160
Cell:  907-978-7536
Email:  robert.l.tucker110.civ@mail.mil

Dennis M. Needham
Assistant Fire Chief
Office: 907-353-9160

William C. Tucker II
Battalion Chief
Email: William.c.tucker1.civ@mail.mil

Derek Flemon
Battalion Chief
Office: 907-353-9062
Cell: 907-687-1665
Email: derek.m.flemon.civ@mail.mil

 

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