Three service members graduated from the bus operator driving course here April 13. Sgt. Enrique Palomino, U.S. Marine Sgt Dillan Fryling and Spec. Andrew Grullen were the first to graduate from the first class given since its inception about two years ago. It focuses on providing driver skills, techniques and confidence to operating a bus safely.
U.S. Army Garrison Fort Hamilton Soldiers and civilian employees hosted an Army Emergency Relief car wash in the Exchange parking lot April 14 to raise money for the organization. AER managed to raise $800 toward the cause's $30,000 goal. (Photo courtesy of Jacqueline Prince)
Fort Hamilton held its annual Sexual Harassment/Assault Awareness and Prevention training at the post theater April 18 where several SHARP experts addressed issues about the severity of awareness, prevention and reporting.
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Jonathan Krauss, machine operator for Data-Struction, Inc. shredding truck company, collects and rolls a container full of paper to the shredder mobile, then inserts it to be loaded into the shredder April 13 during spring clean-up week last week.
With the support of the New York City Recruiting Battalion, Fort Hamilton held its annual Holocaust, Day of Remembrance ceremony at the community club April 12.
Keynote speaker Rabbi Dovid Reidel, director of Research and Archives a the Amud Aish Memorial Museum, shared the memories of his grandparents who, though not Holocaust victims themselves, worked tirelessly toward efforts to do whatever they could to help save as many lives as possible.
AER Car Wash Fundraiser
Who: USAG Fort Hamilton HQ Command Staff
What: AER Fund Raiser Car Wash
When: Saturday, 14 April 2018 @1000-1400
Where: PX Parking Lot (AAFES)
Why: To help raise funds for Army Emergency Relief.
"Your contribution helps the Army care for its own"
For more info 915-873-5390
The Community Board Ten District Office has been notified that there will be overnight lane closures this Friday on the Belt Parkway to accommodate installation of new signage near the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge in Brooklyn. Please allow additional travel time or consider an alternate route.
The lane closures are scheduled as follows:
Friday Night into Saturday Morning (4/13 – 4/14):
* 11:59 p.m – 5:00 a.m.: Left lane in both directions Belt Pkwy near Bay 8th St, Exit 4.
* 1:00 a.m. (Sat.) – 5:00 a.m.: Left and center lanes in both directions on Belt Pkwy near Bay 8th St, Exit 4.
April 12 - Days of Remembrance Observation
The vacancy announcement for the Engineering Technician (Mechanical), GS-0802-11 position has been released to USAJOBS. The vacancy announcement opened today and will close on Monday, April 23, 2018. Applicants may preview the announcement and apply online by visiting USAJOBS at https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/496362500.
Electric Space Heaters Recall
Vornado Air Recalls Electric Space Heaters Due to Fire and Burn Hazards:
Day of Remembrance Ceremony - April 12
Spring Clean Up - April 9 - 13
Spring Clean-up, which includes a thorough police, beautification, E-Waste collection and paper shredding services, is scheduled for April 9 -13 from 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. If needed, directorates can pick up cleaning tools and supplies such as trash bags, paper towels, cleaners, rakes, brooms, etc., from the base ops warehouse in building 128. Please return the tools no later than 4 p.m., April 20. The shredder truck for disposing of unclassified documents only and non government E-waste such as batteries, paints solvents, etc., will be located in the DPW parking lot from 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. For large refuse, 30 yard containers will be placed throughout the installation near buildings, 124, the bowling center, 212, the Reserve center, and 301 behind the post office. Please see attached for locations. For more information, please call 718-630-4147.
Gold Star Spouses Day - April 5
Gold Star Spouses Day, is an opportunity for the U.S. Army to honor the surviving husbands and wives of fallen Soldiers. Gold Star Spouses are the resilient legacies of their service member's sacrifice to the nation.
The Gold Star is a symbol of loss dating back to World War I. In 1947, Congress approved...
Fort Hamilton AER Office Temporarily Closed
The AER office at Fort Hamilton will be closed from April 9th to April 13th. If you need immediate Army Emergency Relief please call the Red Cross at 877-272-7337.
April is Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. The Army's theme is "SHARP: Shaping a Culture of Trust." This theme reinforces the Army's goal of sustaining the faith between the American public, its Army and the Solider.