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2/21/21, 6:28 PM 2/21/21, 6:28 PM Fort Detrick will be OPEN on Monday Feb. 22, 2021 Base Operating Status Effective Date: Monday, February 22, 2021 OPEN with optional UNSCHEDULED LEAVE OR UNSCHEDULED TELEWORK All offices located at Fort Detrick are Open. Employees are expected to report to work on time. Non-Mission Critical Employees have the option for UNSCHEDULED LEAVE OR UNSCHEDULED TELEWORK. Mission Critical Employees are expected to report to their worksites on time unless otherwise directed by their agencies. Forest Glen Annex Employees will follow OPM guidance
2/18/21, 4:39 PM 2/18/21, 5:23 PM Fort Detrick will open at 10:00 am under a DELAYED OPENING Friday, 19 Feb 2021. Forest Glen Annex will follow OPM guidance. Fort Detrick will open at 10:00 am under a DELAYED OPENING Friday, 19 Feb 2021. MISSION CRITICAL EMPLOYEES report on time. Access Gates will open at 9:30 a.m. Nallin Farm Gate is open 24/7. Expect delays entering the installation.
2/17/21, 5:34 PM 2/17/21, 5:34 PM Fort Detrick and Forest Glen Annex Operational Status for Thursday, February 18, 2021 Fort Detrick and Forest Glen Annex are closed on Thursday, February 18, 2021. Mission critical employees only must report on time. Telework-ready employees are required to work and must follow their agency's policies, including written telework agreements. The following services will be closed: Barquist Army Health Clinic VA Clinic Child Development Center Commissary Post Exchange Fitness Center
2/10/21, 6:07 PM 2/10/21, 6:07 PM Fort Detrick and Forest Glen Annex will open at 10 a.m. under a DELAYED OPENING Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021. Fort Detrick and Forest Glen Annex will open at 10 a.m. under a DELAYED OPENING Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021. MISSION CRITICAL EMPLOYEES Report on time. All access gates will open at 9:30 a.m. Nallin Farm Gate is open 24/7 Brookeville Gate is open 24/7 Expect delays entering the installation
2/1/21, 3:45 PM 2/1/21, 3:45 PM Fort Detrick and Forest Glen Annex will open at 10 am under a DELAYED OPENING Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021. Fort Detrick and Forest Glen Annex will open at 10 a.m. under a DELAYED OPENING Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021. MISSION CRITICAL EMPLOYEES Report on time. This includes positions such as first responders, guards, plant operators, select CDC personnel, and snow removal crews; as well as critical NIBC and DODIN personnel working on health and life related issues. All other employees will report NO EARLIER THAN 10 a.m. at Commander's discretion. All other non- mission critical employees are required to Telework IAW agency policies and guidelines. Employees NOT Telework ready will receive weather and safety leave. All gates will open at 9:30 a.m. Employees may experience delays entering the installation. Please direct all questions to your immediate supervisor. Services such as School Aged Services, Child Development Center, Commissary and Exchange will open at 10 a.m.
2/1/21, 3:42 PM 2/1/21, 3:42 PM Fort Detrick and Forest Glen Annex will open at 10 a.m. under a DELAYED OPENING Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021. INSTALLATION STATUS FOR TUES. FEB 2, 2021. Fort Detrick and Forest Glen Annex will open at 10 a.m. under a DELAYED OPENING Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021. MISSION CRITICAL EMPLOYEES Report on time. This includes positions such as first responders, guards, plant operators, select CDC personnel, and snow removal crews; as well as critical NIBC and DODIN personnel working on health and life related issues. All other employees will report NO EARLIER THAN 10 a.m. at Commander's discretion. All other non-mission critical employees are required toTelework IAW agency policies and guidelines. Employees NOT Telework ready will receive weather and safety leave. All gates will open at 9:30 a.m. Employees may experience delays entering the installation. Please direct all questions to your immediate supervisor. Services such as School Aged Services, Child Development Center, Commissary and Exchange will open at 10 a.m.
1/31/21, 2:33 PM 1/31/21, 2:33 PM Fort Detrick and Forest Glen Annex is CLOSED, Monday Feb. 1, 2021 Fort Detrick and Forest Glen Annex is CLOSED, Monday Feb. 1, 2021 Emergency and telework-ready employees required to work must follow their agency's policies, including written telework agreements. Barquist Army Health Clinic will also be closed Monday. If you had an appointment, you will be contacted by Barquist staff to either take care of your appointment virtually or to reschedule your appointment if a face to face appointment is absolutely necessary. Child Development Centers at both locations are closed. Only Nallin Farm Gate will remain open at Fort Detrick. At Forest Glen Annex, Brookeville Gate remains open.
1/25/21, 12:36 PM 1/25/21, 12:36 PM Release on Jan. 25 and Operating Status for Tues. Jan 26, 2021 Today January 25, 2021 Fort Detrick Commanders are authorized to dismiss their units at 4 pm. On Tuesday January 26, 2021 Fort Detrick will delay opening until 10am. Forest Glen Annex follows OPM guidelines.
12/17/20, 2:22 PM 12/17/20, 2:24 PM Installation Status for Friday, Dec. 18 Fort Detrick will be OPEN for normal operations on FRIDAY Dec. 18th. Please direct all questions to your immediate supervisor.
12/17/20, 12:59 PM 12/17/20, 12:59 PM PX remaining open until 7 p.m. Dec. 17, 2020 PX remaining open until 7 p.m. Dec. 17, 2020. The Barbershop will close at 2:30 p.m.
12/17/20, 8:51 AM 12/17/20, 8:51 AM Installation Status UPDATE for Thursday, DEC 17 Fort Detrick and Forest Glen Annex will continue to open at 10 am under a DELAYED OPENING Thursday, Dec. 17th. MISSION CRITICAL EMPLOYEES Report on time. This includes positions such as first responders, guards, plant operators, select CDC personnel, and snow removal crews; as well as critical NIBC and DODIN personnel working on health and life related issues. All other non-mission critical employees will report NO EARLIER THAN 10am at Commander's discretion or Telework IAW agency policies and guidelines. Employees NOT Telework ready will receive weather and safety leave. Only Nallin Pond Gate is OPEN . Please direct all questions to your immediate supervisor. Services such as the Barquist Army Health Clinic and the Dental Clinic will remain virtual. School Aged Services, Child Development Center, Commissary and Exchange will operate from 10am- 4pm Early release will occur at 4 p.m.
12/16/20, 7:00 PM 12/16/20, 7:00 PM Fort Detrick will open at 10 am under a DELAYED OPENING for Dec. 17 Fort Detrick will open at 10 am under a DELAYED OPENING for Dec. 17. MISSION CRITICAL EMPLOYEES Report on time. This includes positions such as first responders, guards, plant operators, select CDC personnel, and snow removal crews; as well as critical NIBC and DODIN personnel working on health and life related issues. All other employees will report NO EARLIER THAN 10 am at Commander's discretion. All other non-mission critical employees are required to Telework IAW agency policies and guidelines. Employees NOT Telework ready will receive weather and safety leave. 7th St. and Old Farm Gates will open at 10 am as well. Employees may experience delays entering the installation. Please direct all questions to your immediate supervisor. Services such as the Barquist Army Health Clinic and the Dental Clinic, School Aged Services, Child Development Center, Commissary and Exchange BAHC will open at 10 am. A re-evaluation of conditions will occur at 7 am.
12/15/20, 5:27 PM 12/15/20, 5:27 PM Installation Status for Wed. Dec 16. Fort Detrick is OPEN on Dec. 16 to MISSION CRITICAL EMPLOYEES ONLY. This includes positions such as first responders, guards, plant operators, select CDC personnel, and snow removal crews; as well as critical NIBC and DODIN personnel working on health and life related issues. All other non-mission critical employees are required to Telework IAW agency policies and guidelines. Employees NOT Telework ready will receive weather and safety leave. Only Nallin Pond Gate will be open. Forest Glen Annex follows OPM guidance. For personnel who live in the outlier areas, pay particular attention to local road conditions and be safe on the commute. The Fort Detrick CDC will be minimally staffed to support pre-identified MISSION CRITICAL EMPLOYEES only. Please direct all questions to your immediate supervisor.
12/14/20, 2:16 PM 12/14/20, 2:16 PM Inclement Weather Early Release Currently areas West and North West of Fort Detrick are experiencing hazardous weather conditions. These conditions are expected to continue until 1900 this evening. Commanders are authorized to release their workforce beginning at 1430 for those individuals who reside in the hazard area. And also for others whom they may believe are at travel risk.
12/8/20, 3:18 PM 12/8/20, 3:18 PM Utility Work Along Doughten and Beasley Drives Begins Tomorrow Dec. 9 Utility work is being conducted tomorrow, December 9, along Doughten and Beasley Drives. Workers will be accessing manhole covers along the route, and flaggers will be present to alert drivers. All vehicle operators are reminded to please proceed with caution, and obey warning signs and flaggers. The project is expected to end no later than Friday, Dec. 11, 2020. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
11/18/20, 10:33 AM 11/18/20, 10:33 AM Thanksgiving Holiday Meals Will Be Curbside Pickup ONLY Nov. 18 and 19 MWR’s Thanksgiving Holiday Meal, scheduled for Nov. 18, from 11:30 to 1:30 p.m., at the Community Activity Center will be curb-side pickup ONLY. Follow the signage for traffic patterns and enjoy your meal to go. Active-duty service members, their families, and the Fort Detrick community are all welcome to the no-cost traditional Thanksgiving meal served by installation leadership. Additionally, the Annual Chapel Community Meal on Nov. 19, from 5 to 7:30 p.m., will be curb-side pickup ONLY. Drive through the chapel’s one-way front lot and pick up a traditional Thanksgiving meal to go. It is free to the entire Fort Detrick community. All CDC and state safety guidelines will be followed in order to keep our community safe during these events.
10/15/20, 2:51 PM 10/15/20, 2:51 PM NYMEO Federal Credit Union Closing Nymeo Federal Credit Union branch, located in Building 1520 on Freedman Drive, Fort Detrick, will no longer utilize the space after October 30th, 2020. Through research, including surveys, they discovered that our Fort Detrick members prefer to use theirr digital banking services, another Nymeo branch location or their call center. This is one of the main reasons why they have come to this decision. NYMEAO wants to ensure that this transition is seamless for Fort Detrick members and have special information below that will assist you during this change. Q/A and Information Session:On Mondays through Fridays, between October 19th and October 30th, from 9 am to 12 pm, a Nymeo representative will be available at the Fort Detrick branch location to answer questions, advise on products and services, and assist with online or mobile banking. Please keep in mind that we will not be conducting transactions, such as deposits or withdrawals, during this time.
8/13/20, 11:20 AM 8/13/20, 11:20 AM Fort Detrick To Hold Housing Town Halls In Sept. The Fort Detrick will hold Housing town halls for all residents in Sept. The Glen Haven Apartments and Townhomes Housing town hall is taking place Thursday, September 10 at 6 p.m. The Fort Detrick housing town hall will occur on Tuesday, September 15 at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. The event will be live on https://www.facebook.com/DetrickUSAG . Prior to the town halls please feel free to share any questions or topics you would like to discuss directly to the Public Affairs Office at: usarmy.detrick.usag.mbx.pao@mail.mil
7/28/20, 1:12 PM 7/28/20, 1:12 PM Garrison To Hold Virtual Town Hall Garrison Commander will host a virtual town hall on Thursday, July 30 at 2:30 pm on Facebook. Joining is representatives from FMWR and Frederick County Public Schools.
Fort Detrick will be OPEN on Monday Feb. 22, 2021
21 Feb 2021 18:28
Base Operating Status Effective Date: Monday, February 22, 2021 OPEN with optional UNSCHEDULED LEAVE OR UNSCHEDULED TELEWORK All offices located at Fort Detrick are Open. Employees are expected to report to work on time. Non-Mission Critical Employees have the option for UNSCHEDULED LEAVE OR UNSCHEDULED TELEWORK. Mission Critical Employees are expected to report to their worksites on time unless otherwise directed by their agencies. Forest Glen Annex Employees will follow OPM guidance


Fort Detrick will open at 10:00 am under a DELAYED OPENING Friday, 19 Feb 2021. Forest Glen Annex will follow OPM guidance.
18 Feb 2021 17:23
Fort Detrick will open at 10:00 am under a DELAYED OPENING Friday, 19 Feb 2021. MISSION CRITICAL EMPLOYEES report on time. Access Gates will open at 9:30 a.m. Nallin Farm Gate is open 24/7. Expect delays entering the installation.


Fort Detrick and Forest Glen Annex Operational Status for Thursday, February 18, 2021
17 Feb 2021 17:34
Fort Detrick and Forest Glen Annex are closed on Thursday, February 18, 2021. Mission critical employees only must report on time. Telework-ready employees are required to work and must follow their agency's policies, including written telework agreements. The following services will be closed: Barquist Army Health Clinic VA Clinic Child Development Center Commissary Post Exchange Fitness Center


Fort Detrick and Forest Glen Annex will open at 10 a.m. under a DELAYED OPENING Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021.
10 Feb 2021 18:07
Fort Detrick and Forest Glen Annex will open at 10 a.m. under a DELAYED OPENING Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021. MISSION CRITICAL EMPLOYEES Report on time. All access gates will open at 9:30 a.m. Nallin Farm Gate is open 24/7 Brookeville Gate is open 24/7 Expect delays entering the installation


Fort Detrick and Forest Glen Annex will open at 10 am under a DELAYED OPENING Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021.
01 Feb 2021 15:45
Fort Detrick and Forest Glen Annex will open at 10 a.m. under a DELAYED OPENING Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021. MISSION CRITICAL EMPLOYEES Report on time. This includes positions such as first responders, guards, plant operators, select CDC personnel, and snow removal crews; as well as critical NIBC and DODIN personnel working on health and life related issues. All other employees will report NO EARLIER THAN 10 a.m. at Commander's discretion. All other non- mission critical employees are required to Telework IAW agency policies and guidelines. Employees NOT Telework ready will receive weather and safety leave. All gates will open at 9:30 a.m. Employees may experience delays entering the installation. Please direct all questions to your immediate supervisor. Services such as School Aged Services, Child Development Center, Commissary and Exchange will open at 10 a.m.


Fort Detrick and Forest Glen Annex will open at 10 a.m. under a DELAYED OPENING Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021.
01 Feb 2021 15:42
INSTALLATION STATUS FOR TUES. FEB 2, 2021. Fort Detrick and Forest Glen Annex will open at 10 a.m. under a DELAYED OPENING Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021. MISSION CRITICAL EMPLOYEES Report on time. This includes positions such as first responders, guards, plant operators, select CDC personnel, and snow removal crews; as well as critical NIBC and DODIN personnel working on health and life related issues. All other employees will report NO EARLIER THAN 10 a.m. at Commander's discretion. All other non-mission critical employees are required toTelework IAW agency policies and guidelines. Employees NOT Telework ready will receive weather and safety leave. All gates will open at 9:30 a.m. Employees may experience delays entering the installation. Please direct all questions to your immediate supervisor. Services such as School Aged Services, Child Development Center, Commissary and Exchange will open at 10 a.m.


Fort Detrick and Forest Glen Annex is CLOSED, Monday Feb. 1, 2021
31 Jan 2021 14:33
Fort Detrick and Forest Glen Annex is CLOSED, Monday Feb. 1, 2021 Emergency and telework-ready employees required to work must follow their agency's policies, including written telework agreements. Barquist Army Health Clinic will also be closed Monday. If you had an appointment, you will be contacted by Barquist staff to either take care of your appointment virtually or to reschedule your appointment if a face to face appointment is absolutely necessary. Child Development Centers at both locations are closed. Only Nallin Farm Gate will remain open at Fort Detrick. At Forest Glen Annex, Brookeville Gate remains open.