The following Appropriated Fund employees have been accepted in the Leave Recipient Program: Kerri Crauder, Michael Day, Benjamin Grass, Ann Hooley, Lisa Jefferds, Catherine Lehnert, Susan Ruiz, Dorothy Sampson, Rebecca Seery, Paul Serow, and Colleen Shear, all of MEDDAC; Jeffrey McArthur, G8; and Steven M. Locy and Daniel Race, both of Directorate of Public Works.

Appropriated Fund employees who wish to donate annual leave should complete an OPM 630A, Request to Donate Annual Leave to Leave Recipient Under the Voluntary Leave Transfer Program, and forward it to the Civilian Personnel Advisory Center, Bldg. 430A, for processing.

The public should be advised that Iraqi Freedom Drive, Enduring Freedom Drive, and Mount Belvedere Boulevard will have sections of the roadway reduced to one lane from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 19-23 as part of a cell tower project.

Motorists are advised to follow the emplaced traffic control devices (flagger, signs) and to use caution when operating their vehicles around construction vehicles, work areas and workers.

If you have any questions, contact David Huston, PW construction control representative, at (315) 523-1890 (cell) or email Alternate contact is Tim Hubbard, PW project manager, at (315) 772-9967 (office), or email

WATERTOWN – All are welcome to attend the annual Higher Education Day program, co-hosted by Jefferson Community College (JCC) and the Jefferson-Lewis Association for Counseling and Development, on Monday, Oct. 3. Higher Education Day offers an opportunity for anyone thinking about attending JCC or another college/university to explore their options and connect with higher education representatives. Admission is free.

The day session for high school students will run from 10 a.m. to noon and an evening session from 5 to 7 p.m. A financial aid presentation will be held during the evening session from 6 to 6:45 p.m. in Room 2-107, Guthrie Building.

Representatives from two- and four-year colleges, both public and private, along with representatives from the Armed Services will be available to meet with students and parents. Attendees will have an opportunity to ask questions regarding admission requirements, degree programs, financial aid, campus life / extracurricular activities and housing.

For more information, contact Jack Brand of Indian River High School guidance office at (315) 642-0008 / or Enrollment Services at JCC, (315) 786-2437.

The Fort Drum Medical Activity now offers secondary COVID-19 booster shots based on updated guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

*Patients age 50 or older may choose to receive a second booster dose using an mRNA COVID-19 vaccine at least four months after the first booster dose.

*Patients age 18-49 who received a Janssen COVID-19 vaccine as both their primary series and booster dose may receive a second booster dose using an mRHA COVID-19 vaccine at least four months after the first Janssen booster dose.

*Patients 12 or older who are moderately or severely immunocompromised may receive a second booster dose using an mRNA COVID-19 vaccine at least four months after the first booster dose.

MEDDAC beneficiaries who fall under one of those categories may call (315) 772-2778 to schedule an appointment.

The 10th Mountain Division and Fort Drum Museum is now open in its new location in Bldg. 2509, Col. Reade Road!

Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. The museum is closed Sunday, Monday and federal holidays. Admission is free.

Stop by and see all of the new exhibits!

Fort Drum’s Directorate of Emergency Services encourages everyone to contribute to community security by reporting suspicious behavior or activities to (315) 774-8477 (TIPS).

Callers to the anonymous tip line should report odd behaviors and activities, such as people measuring or asking for blueprints of important buildings; strangers asking about security protocols; a briefcase, suitcase, backpack or package left behind; vehicles left unattended in front of buildings; and chemical smells or fumes coming from a residence or business. The effort is part of iWatch Army, an antiterrorism program.

Weingarten Notice

Right to Representation During Investigatory Interviews

In accordance with the requirements of 5 USC 7114(a)(3), this is to advise bargaining unit employees that:

An exclusive representative of an appropriate bargaining unit in an agency shall be given the opportunity to be represented at any examination of an employee in the bargaining unit by a representative of the agency in connection with an investigation if (a) the employee reasonably believes that the examination may result in disciplinary action against the employee and (b) the employee requests representation.

Please call the labor relations specialist in the Civilian Personnel Advisory Center (CPAC) or your union at the appropriate number listed below if you have any questions.

•Labor Relations Specialist: (315) 772-5023

•AFGE Local 400: (315) 772-3039

•NAGE Local R2-61: (315) 772-3306

•IAFF Local F-105: (315) 772-5114

•NAGE Local R2-63: (617) 376-7208

Alcoholics Anonymous meets from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays in Guthrie Clinic, Patient Care Wing, Patient Service Center conference room. For more information, call (315) 772-0035.

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Fort Drum
Reel Time Theater

Closed until further notice.

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For more information,
call (315) 773-0065. 


Fort Drum Dining Facility Schedule

Dining facilities are open as follows:

Sept. 19-22

* 1st Brigade Combat Team (B/L/D)
* 2nd Brigade Combat Team (Closed)
* 10th Combat Aviation Brigade (B/L/D)
* 10th Sustainment Brigade (B/L/D) 

Sept. 23

* 1st Brigade Combat Team (B/L/D)
* 2nd Brigade Combat Team (Closed)
* 10th Combat Aviation Brigade (B/L/D)
* 10th Sustainment Brigade (B/L) 

Sept. 24-25

* 1st Brigade Combat Team (B/S)
* 2nd Brigade Combat Team (Closed)
* 10th Combat Aviation Brigade (B/S)
* 10th Sustainment Brigade (Closed) 

Meal Hours:

Breakfast - 8 to 9:30 a.m.

Lunch - 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Dinner - 5 to 6:30 p.m.

Brunch - 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Supper - 5 to 6:30 p.m.