The United States Air Force announced last month it's updating its parental leave policy on non-chargeable leave entitlements following the birth or adoption of a child. See below for details.
Spring has long passed us by, but it's not too late to do some cleaning!
DLA Disposition Services at #HillAFB can help make workplaces and areas clutter-free by taking excess and no-longer utilized government property and equipment off your hands.
It's easier than you think! See how at the link below.
Did you know the Air Force Employee Assistance Program is available to all Air Force Civilian personnel, 24/7 every day of the year? It is and it's free!
Here are just a few of the ways EAP can help:
• Connect you to reliable child care
• Find summer travel options and prices
• Offer guidance for your aging loved ones
• Refer local home improvement professionals
• Match you with pet care resources
• Locate health and wellness services
#ICYMI: For the 25th year in a row, #HillAFB was named a Tree City USA for its commitment to keeping the base green with trees. According to Hill's tree data base:
• The base is home to over 13,000 trees of more than 100 different species.
• The oldest tree — a 95-year-old Siberian Elm.
• The largest diameter tree — a rare Japanese Pagoda, (the most valuable tree on Hill at more than $42,000) — has a diameter of more than 60 inches.
• The tallest tree — a Box Elder, which is more than 90 feet tall.
#HillAFB: You can still get free general admission tickets to tonight's Military Affairs Baseball Night with the Ogden Raptors. The game is at Lindquist Field in Ogden. First pitch is at 7 p.m. The Raptors are playing the the Missoula Osprey.
Pick tickets up at the Public Affairs Office located in building 1102, room 115. Enjoy the game!
Do you have TRICARE Retiree Dental Program (TRDP) coverage now? If so, then you need to know that the TRDP will end on Dec. 31, 2018. However, new options will be available.
Get details at the link below. Please share or tag someone who may need this information.
The next #HillAFB blood drive is from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. July 20 at the Base Chapel. To schedule your appointment or for more information, log on to www.redcrossblood.org and enter the keyword: HAFB.
#HillAFB: Free general admission tickets are still available for you and your family to attend the Military Affairs Baseball Night with the Ogden Raptors July 13 at Lindquist Field in Ogden. The Raptors are playing the the Missoula Osprey. First pitch is at 7 p.m.
Pick up your tickets from the Public Affairs Office in building 1102, room 115.
A Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall dedication ceremony will be held at 6 p.m. July 14 at Layton Commons Park, 437 N. Wasatch Drive.
It's about 80 percent the size of the original national Vietnam memorial in Washington, D.C. The replica wall is being built on the northeast corner of the park.
Learn more at the link below.
It takes both people and materiel to get the job done!
In the video below, Gen. Ellen Pawlikowski, Commander of Air Force Materiel Command, describes the important role Airmen in AFMC (including those here at #HillAFB) have in in developing the next generation of war-winning capabilities for our nation.
Remember, the #HillAFB South Gate Visitor Control Center is closed for renovations today through Aug. 10.
During this time, all visitor center support will be at the West Gate Visitor Control Center located east of I-15, exit 335. The West Gate VCC is open from 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday.
Get more details at the link below.
#HillAFB: You and your family are invited to a Military Affairs Baseball Night with the Ogden Raptors July 13 at Lindquist Field in Ogden. The Raptors are playing the the Missoula Osprey. First pitch is at 7 p.m.
Pick up your free general admission tickets from the Public Affairs Office in building 1102, room 115. Enjoy the game!
#HillAFB Residents: Outage update at the Boyer Hill Military Housing (BHMH) link below. Power should now be restored.
#HillAFB Residents: Boyer Hill Military Housing (BHMH) is aware of an unplanned power outage affecting south of 6th Street in Housing. Click below for more info and updates as they become available.
Looking for something to do this weekend? Visit 75fss.com to find a variety of morale, welfare, recreational activities, and services offered exclusively to the #HillAFB community!
#HillAFB: Don't miss the opportunity to participate in the U.S. Air Force Recruiting video contest! What's your story?
Get details at the link below. Submissions are due by Aug. 3.
Remember to look to the skies this morning! The 419th Fighter Wing will be supporting 14 Independence Day celebrations throughout Utah with #F35 flyovers.
Don't forget gate access at #HillAFB changes on federal holidays. Additional services are also limited or closed, details at http://www.hill.af.mil/News/Article-Display/Article/1557930/fourth-of-july-holiday-hours-for-hill/
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It's said there's only two seasons in Utah. Snowplow season and road construction season. Here's a reminder about a couple ongoing road construction projects at #HillAFB.