Author: USAG Bavaria Public Affairs

DFAS streamlines payment process for Army PCS moves

Editor’s Note: This change will go into effect on June 1, 2022.    GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — U.S. Army PCS travelers can now use the DFAS SmartVoucher tool to quickly and easily complete their travel vouchers. This streamlined process allows Soldiers to get their travel expenses paid faster.    The SmartVoucher is…

April 15th, 2022 News

Translation: New ordinance on infection protection measures from April 3, 2022

Editor’s Note: Currently, the official translation is being worked by the Bavaria Legal Office. Once it is available, it will be posted to the 7th Army Training Command COVID-19 Portal: https://www.7atc.army.mil/COVID-19/ Bavarian State Chancellery Press Release   MUNICH — The Bavarian State Government announced a new 16th Bavarian Infection Protection…

March 31st, 2022 News

World Poetry Day celebrated in Grafenwoehr

By Milena Felkl, USAG Bavaria PAO Intern   GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — World Poetry Day is returning to the city of Grafenwoehr on Monday, March 21. The city participated in this event last year. And due to its great popularity, the poem exhibition will be held again this year.   In…

March 18th, 2022 Health & Lifestyle, News

Translation: New ordinance on infection protection measures from March 20, 2022

Editor’s Note: Currently, the official translation is being worked by the Bavaria Legal Office. Once it is available, it will be posted to the 7th Army Training Command COVID-19 Portal: https://www.7atc.army.mil/COVID-19/ Bavarian State Chancellery Press Release   MUNICH — On March 15, the Bavarian State Government announced changes to the…

March 15th, 2022 News

Translation: New ordinance on infection protection measures from Feb. 9, 2022

Editor’s Note: Currently, the official translation is being worked by the Bavaria Legal Office. Once it is available, it will be posted to the 7th Army Training Command COVID-19 Portal: https://www.7atc.army.mil/COVID-19/ Bavarian State Chancellery Press Release   MUNICH — On Feb. 8, the Bavarian State Government announced changes to the current Corona…

February 8th, 2022 News

With tax center services limited, USAG Bavaria provides other options

Editor’s Note: This article has been updated to reflect the 2022 Filing Season.   GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — U.S. Army Europe and Africa will not offer face-to-face tax preparation and filing services this year, due to fiscal constraints and manning shortages. But there are free online services available to active-duty service…

February 7th, 2022 Legal Issues, News

Some fees for MWR services set to rise April 1

By Mark Heeter with Installation Management Command Directorate-Europe   WIESBADEN, Germany – The fees for five Army Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) programs and services in IMCOM-Europe will increase beginning April 1, to offset years of rising costs of maintaining them without price increases for the customers.    “Fees for…

January 27th, 2022 News

Translation: New ordinance on infection protection measures from Jan. 13, 2022

Editor’s Note: Currently, the official translation is being worked by the Bavaria Legal Office. Once it is available, it will be posted to the 7th Army Training Command COVID-19 Portal: https://www.7atc.army.mil/COVID-19/ Bavarian State Chancellery Press Release   MUNICH — On Jan. 11, the Bavarian State Government announced several changes to the current…

January 11th, 2022 News

Translation: New ordinance on infection protection measures from Dec. 28, 2021

Editor’s Note: Currently, the official translation is being worked by the Bavaria Legal Office. Once it is available, it will be posted to the 7th Army Training Command COVID-19 Portal: https://www.7atc.army.mil/COVID-19/ Federal Cabinet of Germany (Bundesregierung) Press Release   BERLIN — The following decisions were made by the Minister Presidents of the…

December 22nd, 2021 News

Translation: New ordinance on infection protection measures from Dec. 14, 2021

Editor’s Note: Currently, the official translation is being worked by the Bavaria Legal Office. Once it is available, it will be posted to the 7th Army Training Command COVID-19 Portal: https://www.7atc.army.mil/COVID-19/ Bavarian State Chancellery Press Release   MUNICH — On Dec. 14, the Bavarian State Government announced several changes to the current…

December 14th, 2021 News