Author: Anne Fugate

How to register for AtHoc at USAG Bavaria

    Since the Army rolled out the AtHoc mass-warning notification system earlier this year, the message for users has been clear: Register now. It takes just five minutes and is the best way to ensure you and your family receive emergency warnings.   What may be unclear to users…

September 13th, 2017 News, Safety & Security Bytes

Local survivor climbs Mount Kilimanjaro to honor Soldiers

  GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — “I’m going to do it.” That was Joann Valenzuela’s immediate thought when she saw the TAPS flyer for a Mount Kilimanjaro climb for surviving family members.   And she did. Valenzuela and nine other survivors summited the highest peak in Africa Feb. 14, 2016, during a…

May 27th, 2016 News

Register nonoperational vehicles to avoid towing

  GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — With the opening of a permanent abandoned vehicle lot May 2, U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria moves to the next phase of its plan to clear abandoned vehicles from Rose and Tower Barracks.    Starting in May, military police will tag unregistered, unplated vehicles on Rose Barracks,…

May 4th, 2016 CSM Talk, News

Garrison clearing out abandoned vehicles

  GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria is looking for the owners of 17 abandoned vehicles currently sitting at a temporary impound lot near gate 6 at Tower Barracks.   Photos of the unregistered, unplated vehicles will be posted on the garrison’s Flickr page for review for 30 days,…

April 14th, 2016 CSM Talk, News

New family townhouses ready for PCS season

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — Seventy new townhouses on Rose and Tower Barracks will be ready for families to move in by late May.   The three- and four-bedroom townhouses, for accompanied service members in the grades of E1 through E6, all have two-and-a half bathrooms, an upstairs laundry room, heated floors,…

April 11th, 2016 News

3 reasons to go to the Transition Summit

  GRAFENWOEHR, Germany—USAG Bavaria is hosting a Transition Summit March 7-8. Organized by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Hiring Our Heroes Foundation and U.S. Army’s Soldier for Life initiative, the event is focused on helping transitioning service members, veterans and their spouses build skills and connections that will lead to…

February 25th, 2016 News

Know before you go: installation office closures for December

  Happy holidays! The following USAG Bavaria offices and services will be closed or have limited hours during the month of December. We apologize for any inconvenience and wish you and your family a safe and happy holiday season.   If you have questions about other organizations or facilities on…

December 4th, 2015 News

Services members, federal employees: Keep tracking the OPM data breach

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany—The two cyber breaches of Office of Personnel Management databases that came to light over the summer may no longer be front-page news, but for many people associated with the Department of Defense, the story is not over.   OPM’s director, Beth Cobert, posted a blog Oct. 1 outlining…

November 3rd, 2015 News

Large items to throw out? Bulk item pick-up scheduled for Rose and Tower Barracks

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — For Soldiers and families living on Rose and Tower Barracks, now’s the chance to clear out those large items that are just taking up space.   As part of U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria’s Fall Cleanup, bulk items will be picked up Thu, Nov. 19 at the housing…

October 27th, 2015 Environmental, News