Good To Know

This page will have current important information on Fort Leavenworth's operating status during normal, severe weather, or other emergency situations.


Status updates will include employee delayed entry, open or closed gates, and road closures.


Information on individual offices being open or closed will NOT be posted here. Please call ahead!


You can call (913) 684-1600 anytime for the current Post Status.


The on-post schools (Unified School District 207) have separate decision authority. Call (913) 651-7373 for updates or go to their website -


Fort Leavenworth will be under normal operations.




Last Updated 1700 August 6, 2021

Mask Guidance Effective Immediately

Service Members, Army Civilians, Federal Employees, Contractors and visitors will wear a Department of Defense compliant mask while in an indoor setting, regardless of vaccination status, in facilities owned, leased or otherwise controlled by DOD.




Beginning Monday, August 2, Sherman Gate will open Monday through Friday from 6:30-8:30 a.m. for inbound traffic and 3:30-5:30 p.m. for outbound traffic.


Grant Gate (Main) open 24 / 7


Hancock Gate (West) operations will end Friday (30 July 21) at 8:30 a.m.


These gate hours will continue until the close of the Academic year.