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In the Know

June 22, 2017

School registration

Open Registration for school year 2017-2018 will begin June 26. For open registration, a completed AF Form 2606 and quick reference sheet will be required to place children on the waiting list. Placement will be done by the current priority placement listing. Please visit Youth Programs prior to picking up the registration paperwork. Registration paperwork acceptance will begin June 26. For further information, visit Youth Programs in building 883 or call 801-777-2419.

Legal office closure

The 75th Air Base Wing Legal Office will be closed for an official function from 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. on June 28. 

ALS Civilian Attendance

Are you interested in learning how to be an effective supervisor and leader in your work center? All eligible Team Hill civilian employees are now able to attend the Hill Airman Leadership School starting in August. This enlisted professional military education course is a voluntary opportunity to broaden knowledge of the military profession while learning leadership skills and how to lead and manage teams. The knowledge gained through this course will not only provide a background on how to supervise military, but it also enhances skills for supervising civilian employees. All completed nomination packages are due to the ALS org box 75FSS.FSDA@us.af.mil by June 30 with selection by July 10. For more information visit the ALS SharePoint at https://cs.eis.afmc.af.mil/sites/OOALCDPOPS/HillAFB_FD/FSDA/Shared%20Doc.... POC is Senior Master Sgt. Lana Pray, 801-586-8245 or Lana.Pray@us.af.mil. 

Salute Picnic

All active duty, guard and reserve personnel and their families are invited to the annual Salute Picnic July 14 from 3-6 p.m. at Centennial Park. Catered food, activities for kids, and live entertainment will be available. Sign up with your first sergeant. For more information contact Capt. Edward Roybal at 801-777-1833 or Master Sgt. Ann Johnson at 801-777-7909.

Parking lot closure

Full rows from east to west in the southernmost third of Parking Lot #1, located north of the Base Exchange parking lot, will be closed from noon on June 25 through 5 p.m. on Aug. 20. However, the west end road will remain open to facilitate access to the IB Store and Security Forces building.

2017 Utah Disabled Veteran Fishing Event

The Utah Disable Veteran Fishing Foundation needs volunteers and boats for their annual fishing event 7 a.m.-3 p.m., July 15 at Soldier Creek Marina, Soldier Creek Recreation Area on Strawberry Reservoir.

Entry fees will be waived for volunteers. Boater registration and launching boats will be at 6 a.m., at the boat ramp. Each boat will be assigned and given a number to display. All boats will be launched and called into to load vets, who will arrive at 7 a.m.

Fishing will end at 12:30 p.m., with lunch at 1 p.m. Closing events will run 2-3 p.m. For more information, contact Trevor Earl, at trevor.earl@us.af.mil or trevor.earl5876@gmail.com, Office: 801-777-2910 or Cell: 801-814-4410, or contact Todd Hall, at utahdavfishing@gmail.com, Office: 801-767-4608 or Cell: 208-409-2564.

Tour of Utah volunteers needed

The 2017 Tour of Utah will pass through Hill AFB in August. Many volunteers are needed for the weeklong, professional cycling event. To volunteer for the Hill AFB segment, submit an application at www.tourofutah.com and request Hill AFB as the site you’d like to volunteer.

‘Plane Talk’ series

The Hill Aerospace Museum hosts a plane talk series featuring speakers related to the heritage of Hill AFB and the U.S. Air Force. Plane Talk is held on Saturdays at 1 p.m. in the museum auditorium. Talks are open to the public. For information, contact 801-777-6818. Admission is free.



In the Know

June 15, 2017

Parking lot closure

Full rows from east to west in the southernmost third of Parking Lot #1, located north of the Base Exchange parking lot, will be closed from noon on June 25 through 5 p.m. on Aug. 20. However, the west end road will remain open to facilitate access to the IB Store and Security Forces building.

SR 193 construction

Utah Department of Transportation will continue road repairs on SR 193 from the Hill AFB South Gate east to Highway 89 through July 4. Work will be done at night from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. This could impact morning traffic going westbound on SR 193 from Highway 89 to the South Gate.

Tour of Utah volunteers needed

The 2017 Tour of Utah will pass through Hill AFB in August. Many volunteers are needed for the weeklong, professional cycling event. To volunteer for the Hill AFB segment, submit an application at www.tourofutah.com and request Hill AFB as the site you’d like to volunteer.

AFMC Family Days observed in 2017

Hill AFB will observe the following AFMC Family Days in 2017: July 3, in conjunction with Independence Day on July 4; Sept. 1, in conjunction with Labor Day on Sept. 4; Nov. 24, in conjunction with Thanksgiving Day on Nov. 23; and Dec. 26, in conjunction with Christmas on Dec. 25. The Hill AFB Roy Gate will be closed on all holidays including the Nov. 24 AFMC Family Day. Supervisors are encouraged to follow liberal leave procedures for Family Days and may approve annual leave, compensatory time, time-off award, credit hours, or leave without pay for their employees. For more information, call 801-777-1396 (military) or 801-775-3329 (civilian).

AFSA holds monthly meetings on base

The Air Force Sergeants Association holds general membership meetings the last Wednesday of each month at 3 p.m. in The Landing. 

Members are encouraged to bring a nonmember with them. 

For more information contact Tech. Sgt. Jennifer Marrott at 801-920-2394

‘Plane Talk’ series

The Hill Aerospace Museum hosts a plane talk series featuring speakers related to the heritage of Hill AFB and the U.S. Air Force. Plane Talk is held on Saturdays at 1 p.m. in the museum auditorium. Talks are open to the public. For information, contact 801-777-6818. Admission is free.



In the Know

June 8, 2017

Clinic closure

The 75th Medical Group Main Clinic, Main Pharmacy and Satellite Pharmacy will be closed Friday, June 9, for unit readiness training and information systems maintenance. To speak to a healthcare professional during this closure and all non-duty hours, please call the TRICARE Nurse Advice Line at 800-874-2273. To make an appointment during regular duty hours, please call 801-728-2600.

Sounds of Freedom

The 6th annual Sounds of Freedom car and bike show will be held 9 a.m.-4 p.m., June 10, at Layton Commons Park, 437 N. Wasatch Dr. in Layton. Entry to the event is free. The day will feature food, prizes, booths and an art auction. Live music will be featured 4-6 p.m.

Bob Hope tribute

“A Tribute to the Bob Hope USO Shows of the Vietnam Era” will start at 6 p.m., June 10, at the Ed Kenley Amphitheater. All proceeds will fund construction of Layton’s Vietnam Memorial Wall. Tickets are available at the Layton City Parks and Recreation Office or online at www.laytoncity.org/secure1. For more information, contact Dennis Howland at 801-389-1893 or Parks and Recreation at 801-336-3900.

B-25 at Heber City Airport, June 5-12

A restored B-25 will be available for all to see at Heber City Airport June 5-12 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. To reserve a ride aboard Maid in the Shade, contact 435-654-9990.

LGBT observance

The Hill AFB Pride Committee will host its annual LGBT observance luncheon at The Landing, June 14 from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Guest speaker will be Utah State Senator Jim Dabakis. Cost of the luncheon is $13 for club members and $15 for non-club members.

Parking lot closure

A partial closure in Parking Lot #1, located north of the Base Exchange parking lot, will include three double parking rows near the middle of the lot, full length east to west. End roads will remain open. This closure will be in effect through 5 p.m. on June 18.

SR 193 construction

Utah Department of Transportation will continue road repairs on SR 193 from the Hill AFB South Gate east to Highway 89 through July 4. Work will be done at night from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. This could impact morning traffic going westbound on SR 193 from Highway 89 to the South Gate.

Tour of Utah volunteers needed

The 2017 Tour of Utah will pass through Hill AFB in August. Many volunteers are needed for the weeklong, professional cycling event. To volunteer for the Hill AFB segment, submit an application at www.tourofutah.com and request Hill AFB as the site you’d like to volunteer.

AFMC Family Days observed in 2017

Hill AFB will observe the following AFMC Family Days in 2017: July 3, in conjunction with Independence Day on July 4; Sept. 1, in conjunction with Labor Day on Sept. 4; Nov. 24, in conjunction with Thanksgiving Day on Nov. 23; and Dec. 26, in conjunction with Christmas on Dec. 25. The Hill AFB Roy Gate will be closed on all holidays including the Nov. 24 AFMC Family Day. Supervisors are encouraged to follow liberal leave procedures for Family Days and may approve annual leave, compensatory time, time-off award, credit hours, or leave without pay for their employees. For more information, call 801-777-1396 (military) or 801-775-3329 (civilian).

AFSA holds monthly meetings on base

The Air Force Sergeants Association holds general membership meetings the last Wednesday of each month at 3 p.m. in The Landing. 

Members are encouraged to bring a nonmember with them. 

For more information contact Tech. Sgt. Jennifer Marrott at 801-920-2394

‘Plane Talk’ series

The Hill Aerospace Museum hosts a plane talk series featuring speakers related to the heritage of Hill AFB and the U.S. Air Force. Plane Talk is held on Saturdays at 1 p.m. in the museum auditorium. Talks are open to the public. For information, contact 801-777-6818. Admission is free.

Civil litigation

The 75th Air Base Wing Legal Office would like to remind everyone that per AFI 51-301, Civil Litigation, paragraph 6.6.2, any Air Force officer, employee, or activity should immediately send to the SJA any writ, summons, notice of legal proceedings, or other foreign civil processes for legal action against the United States. For additional information on this topic, please contact Lance Thaxton at 801-586-6455.

Protect yourself and your identity

Government civilian employees can contact the Employee Assistance Program for assistance. If you think you’ve recently been a victim of identity theft, your EAP can help you take the necessary steps to minimize the damage and protect your credit rating. The EAP can also provide a kit full of information and resources on protecting yourself from identity theft. 

For more information, contact EAP 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 800-222-0364 or visit http://FOH4You.com.

Lost/stolen IDs must be reported

There are new procedures in place for reporting lost or stolen Common Access Cards at Hill AFB.

The cards, used by Team Hill members to enter the base and access computer networks are controlled documents that contain personal information.

As soon as the discovery is made that a card has been lost or stolen, members must report the issue to the 75th Security Forces Squadron Pass and Identification Office or Emergency Communications Center at 801-777-3056. 

Users must then visit the 75th Security Forces Squadron in building 408 and fill out an Air Force Form 1168, explaining the circumstances surrounding the lost or stolen card. 

A Form 1168 is required before users can have a new card issued by Customer Support at the 75th Force Support Squadron in building 430. 

For more information, contact the 75th FSS Customer Support at 801-777-1845, option 3.



In the know

June 1, 2017

Parking lot closure

A partial closure in Parking Lot #1, located north of the Base Exchange parking lot, will include three double parking rows near the middle of the lot, full length east to west. End roads will remain open. This closure will be in effect through 5 p.m. on June 18.

B-25 at Heber City Airport, June 5-12

A restored B-25 will be available for all to see at Heber City Airport June 5-12 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. To reserve a ride aboard Maid in the Shade, contact 435-654-9990.

SR 193 construction

Utah Department of Transportation will continue road repairs on SR 193 from the Hill AFB South Gate east to Highway 89 through July 4. Work will be done at night from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. This could impact morning traffic going westbound on SR 193 from Highway 89 to the South Gate.

Tour of Utah volunteers needed

The 2017 Tour of Utah will pass through Hill AFB in August. Many volunteers are needed for the weeklong, professional cycling event. To volunteer for the Hill AFB segment, submit an application at www.tourofutah.com and request Hill AFB as the site you’d like to volunteer.

AFMC Family Days observed in 2017

Hill AFB will observe the following AFMC Family Days in 2017: July 3, in conjunction with Independence Day on July 4; Sept. 1, in conjunction with Labor Day on Sept. 4; Nov. 24, in conjunction with Thanksgiving Day on Nov. 23; and Dec. 26, in conjunction with Christmas on Dec. 25. The Hill AFB Roy Gate will be closed on all holidays including the Nov. 24 AFMC Family Day. Supervisors are encouraged to follow liberal leave procedures for Family Days and may approve annual leave, compensatory time, time-off award, credit hours, or leave without pay for their employees. For more information, call 801-777-1396 (military) or 801-775-3329 (civilian).

AFSA holds monthly meetings on base

The Air Force Sergeants Association holds general membership meetings the last Wednesday of each month at 3 p.m. in The Landing. 

Members are encouraged to bring a nonmember with them. 

For more information contact Tech. Sgt. Jennifer Marrott at 801-920-2394

‘Plane Talk’ series

The Hill Aerospace Museum hosts a plane talk series featuring speakers related to the heritage of Hill AFB and the U.S. Air Force. Plane Talk is held on Saturdays at 1 p.m. in the museum auditorium. Talks are open to the public. For information, contact 801-777-6818. Admission is free.



In the Know

May 18, 2017

Parking lot closure

A partial closure in Parking Lot #1, located north of the Base Exchange parking lot, will include three double parking rows near the middle of the lot, full length east to west. End roads will remain open. This closure will be in effect from noon on May 21 through 5 p.m. on June 18.

AAPIHM celebration

Team Hill will recognize Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month by hosting a festival Friday, May 19, from 4-7 p.m., at the Hill Air Force Base softball fields. The guest speaker will be Roland Alforque, a civilian police officer/patrolman assigned to the 75th Security Forces Squadron. For more information, please contact Master Sgt. Richard Jones at richard.jones.46@us.af.mil or 801-777-4114; Airman 1st Class Marcus Guzman at marcus.guzman.1@us.af.mil or 801-586-9543; or Irene Jones at irene.jones.1@us.af.mil or 801-777-9035.

CAF museum reopened

The Utah Wing of the Commemorative Air Force announced the reopening of their museum for the 2017 season May-October, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturdays and Sundays or by appointment. The museum is located at the Heber City, Utah, airport. The CAF is a non-profit all volunteer organization. For museum information call 435-709-7269. No federal endorsement intended.

B-25 at Heber City Airport, June 5-12

A restored B-25 will be available for all to see at Heber City Airport June 5-12, 2017 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily. To reserve a ride aboard Maid in the Shade, contact 435-654-9990.

SR 193 construction

Utah Department of Transportation will begin road repairs on SR 193 from the Hill AFB South Gate east to Highway 89  through July 4. Work will be done at night from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. This could impact morning traffic going westbound on SR 193 from Highway 89 to the Southgate.

AFMC Family Days observed in 2017

Hill AFB will observe the following AFMC Family Days in 2017: May 26, in conjunction with Memorial Day on May 29; July 3, in conjunction with Independence Day on July 4; Sept. 1, in conjunction with Labor Day on Sept. 4; Nov. 24, in conjunction with Thanksgiving Day on Nov. 23; and Dec. 26, in conjunction with Christmas on Dec. 25. The Hill AFB West Gate will be closed on all holidays including the Nov. 24 AFMC Family Day. Supervisors are encouraged to follow liberal leave procedures for Family Days and may approve annual leave, compensatory time, time-off award, credit hours, or leave without pay for their employees. For more information, call 801-777-1396 (military) or 801-775-3329 (civilian).

‘Plane Talk’ series

The Hill Aerospace Museum hosts a plane talk series featuring speakers related to the heritage of Hill AFB and the U.S. Air Force. Plane Talk is held on Saturdays at 1 p.m. in the museum auditorium. Talks are open to the public. For information, contact 801-777-6818. Admission is free.

AFSA holds monthly meetings on base

The Air Force Sergeants Association holds general membership meetings the last Wednesday of each month at 3 p.m. in The Landing. 

Members are encouraged to bring a nonmember with them. 

For more information contact Tech. Sgt. Jennifer Marrott at 801-920-2394

Civil litigation

The 75th Air Base Wing Legal Office would like to remind everyone that per AFI 51-301, Civil Litigation, paragraph 6.6.2, any Air Force officer, employee, or activity should immediately send to the SJA any writ, summons, notice of legal proceedings, or other foreign civil processes for legal action against the United States. For additional information on this topic, please contact Mr. Lance Thaxton at 801-586-6455.



In the know

May 18, 2017

AAPIHM celebration

Team Hill will recognize Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month by hosting a festival Friday, May 19, from 4-7 p.m., at the Hill Air Force Base softball fields. The guest speaker will be Roland Alforque, a civilian police officer/patrolman assigned to the 75th Security Forces Squadron. For more information, please contact Master Sgt. Richard Jones at richard.jones.46@us.af.mil or 801-777-4114; Airman 1st Class Marcus Guzman at marcus.guzman.1@us.af.mil or 801-586-9543; or Irene Jones at irene.jones.1@us.af.mil or 801-777-9035. 

Armed Forces Day concert May 20

The Utah National Guard 23rd Army Band will perform May 20 at 7:30 p.m. at the Gallivan Center in Salt Lake City. Activities begin at 4:30 p.m. and admission is free.

Legal office closure

The 75th ABW Legal Office will be closed for an official function noon-4:30 p.m., May 25. Normal business hours will resume May 30 May. 

Parking lot closure

A partial closure in Parking Lot #1, located north of the Base Exchange parking lot, will include three double parking rows near the middle of the lot, full length east to west. End roads will remain open. This closure will be in effect from noon on May 21 through 5 p.m. on June 18.

AFMC Family Days observed in 2017

Hill AFB will observe the following AFMC Family Days in 2017: May 26, in conjunction with Memorial Day on May 29; July 3, in conjunction with Independence Day on July 4; Sept. 1, in conjunction with Labor Day on Sept. 4; Nov. 24, in conjunction with Thanksgiving Day on Nov. 23; and Dec. 26, in conjunction with Christmas on Dec. 25. The Hill AFB West Gate will be closed on all holidays including the Nov. 24 AFMC Family Day. Supervisors are encouraged to follow liberal leave procedures for Family Days and may approve annual leave, compensatory time, time-off award, credit hours, or leave without pay for their employees. For more information, call 801-777-1396 (military) or 801-775-3329 (civilian).

B-25 at Heber City Airport, June 5-12

A restored B-25 will be available for all to see at Heber City Airport June 5-12, 2017 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily. To reserve a ride aboard Maid in the Shade, contact 435-654-9990.

SR 193 construction

Utah Department of Transportation will begin road repairs on SR 193 from the Hill AFB South Gate east to Highway 89  through July 4. Work will be done at night from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. This could impact morning traffic going westbound on SR 193 from Highway 89 to the Southgate.



In the know

May 4, 2017

AFSA golf tournament

The Air Force Sergeants Association is holding its 5th annual golf tournament at the Hubbard Golf Course, Hill Air Force Base, on Friday, May 5, at 8 a.m. This tournament is the primary fundraiser for the local AFSA chapter and proceeds will be used to advance the chapter’s interests and support various community outreach programs. Cost is $65 per person or $260 per team. The price includes fees, carts and lunch. The first 20 full teams to register and pay by April 14 will receive a goodie bag which includes extra putting string, two mulligans, a toss and four drawing tickets. Our AFSA is looking forward to seeing you Cinco De Mayo at 8 a.m. If interested, please contact Master Sgt. James Ochoa at 801-586-2404, Tech. Sgt. Gevoyd Little at 801-777-5501 or Staff Sgt. Michael Gryder at 801-777-3028.

Mud Run

On Friday, May 5 at 8 a.m., the 775th Explosives Ordnance Disposal Flight will host a mud run in honor of the 2017 National EOD Day. Come out and compete in a 4-mile race which literally starts with a bang and has 21 obstacles between you and the finish. If you have participated in races like Tough Mudder, Spartan Race, Warrior Dash or a multitude of other obstacle course races, you know how exciting and rewarding these experiences are. Participating is FREE and there will be t-Shirts for sale at the event. Donations are greatly appreciated as all proceeds from the race go to the EOD Warrior Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to assisting our nation’s heroes. For More information please contact Tech. Sgt. Kyle Chandler at 801-777-5501 or kyle.chandler.1@us.af.mil.

Museum early closure

Due to a special event, the Hill Aerospace Museum will close at 1 p.m. on Friday, May 5. It will return to normal operating hours, 9 a.m-4:30 p.m., May 6.

SE&TM awards

The 14th annual SE&TM awards celebration will be held May 9, the 85th anniversary of the first blind solo flight, at 10 a.m. at the Hill Aerospace Museum. SE&TM award winners from all centers will be recognized. No ticket is required to attend but tickets can be purchased for burritos. Please contact your center’s POC for ticket and event information.

MPF closure

On May 10, the Military Personnel Flight will be closed for Wingman Day. No personnel will be immediately available, however, the 419th Force Support Squadron will accept customers with emergencies to obtain new ID cards. Please ensure personnel contact the MPF to resolve or initiate any personnel related inquiries prior to or after May 10.

Career, benefits fair

A free ‘Hiring Utah’s Heroes’ career and benefits fair is scheduled for May 10 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Davis Conference Center in Layton. The fair, formerly known as ‘Hero2Hired,’ is one of a series of events intended to assist veterans, active-duty military, members of the National Guard and Reserve, and military spouses to obtain information on veteran’s benefits, employment or to upgrade their current job situations. For more information contact Mark Harrison at 801-432-4536.

AAPIHM celebration

Team Hill will recognize Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month by hosting a festival Friday, May 19, from 4-7 p.m., at the Hill Air Force Base softball fields. The guest speaker will be Roland Alforque, a civilian police officer/patrolman assigned to the 75th Security Forces Squadron. For more information, please contact Master Sgt. Richard Jones at richard.jones.46@us.af.mil or 801-777-4114; Airman 1st Class Marcus Guzman at marcus.guzman.1@us.af.mil or 801-586-9543; or Irene Jones at irene.jones.1@us.af.mil or 801-777-9035.

B-25 at Heber City Airport, June 5-12

A restored B-25 will be available for all to see at Heber City Airport June 5-12, 2017 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily. To reserve a ride aboard Maid in the Shade, contact 435-654-9990.

SR 193 construction

Utah Department of Transportation will begin road repairs on SR 193 from the Hill AFB South Gate east to Highway 89  beginning on April 17 through July 4. Work will be done at night from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m.  This could impact morning traffic going westbound on SR 193 from Highway 89 to the Southgate.

AFMC Family Days observed in 2017

Hill AFB will observe the following AFMC Family Days in 2017: May 26, in conjunction with Memorial Day on May 29; July 3, in conjunction with Independence Day on July 4; Sept. 1, in conjunction with Labor Day on Sept. 4; Nov. 24, in conjunction with Thanksgiving Day on Nov. 23; and Dec. 26, in conjunction with Christmas on Dec. 25. The Hill AFB West Gate will be closed on all holidays including the Nov. 24 AFMC Family Day. Supervisors are encouraged to follow liberal leave procedures for Family Days and may approve annual leave, compensatory time, time-off award, credit hours, or leave without pay for their employees. For more information, call 801-777-1396 (military) or 801-775-3329 (civilian).

‘Plane Talk’ series

The Hill Aerospace Museum hosts a plane talk series featuring speakers related to the heritage of Hill AFB and the U.S. Air Force. Plane Talk is held on Saturdays at 1 p.m. in the museum auditorium. Talks are open to the public. For information, contact 801-777-6818. Admission is free.



In the know

April 27, 2017

Wheels of Wonder

This is final Month of the Military Child event at Hill AFB in April. Wheels of Wonder is a chance for children and their parents to get up close and inside many base vehicles. This FREE event also showcases base and local helping agencies and local sponsors. Wheels of Wonder will take place April 28 from 2:30-4:30 p.m. in the CDC and The Landing parking lots.

AFSA golf tournament

The Air Force Sergeants Association is holding its 5th annual golf tournament at the Hubbard Golf Course, Hill Air Force Base, on Friday, May 5, at 8 a.m. This tournament is the primary fundraiser for the local AFSA chapter and proceeds will be used to advance the chapter’s interests and support various community outreach programs. Cost is $65 per person or $260 per team. The price includes fees, carts and lunch. The first 20 full teams to register and pay by April 14 will receive a goodie bag which includes extra putting string, two mulligans, a toss and four drawing tickets. Our AFSA is looking forward to seeing you Cinco De Mayo at 8 a.m. If interested, please contact Master Sgt. James Ochoa at 801-586-2404, Tech. Sgt. Gevoyd Little at 801-777-5501 or Staff Sgt. Michael Gryder at 801-777-3028.

Free dental care

Apex Dental in Sandy, Utah, will provide free dental care to service members and free cleanings to their family members April 29, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Call 801-566-8833 for information or to schedule a slot.

Mud Run

On Friday, May 5 at 8 a.m., the 775th Explosives Ordnance Disposal Flight will host a mud run in honor of the 2017 National EOD Day. Come out and compete in a 4-mile race which literally starts with a bang and has 21 obstacles between you and the finish. If you have participated in races like Tough Mudder, Spartan Race, Warrior Dash or a multitude of other obstacle course races, you know how exciting and rewarding these experiences are. Participating is FREE and there will be t-Shirts for sale at the event. Donations are greatly appreciated as all proceeds from the race go to the EOD Warrior Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to assisting our nation’s heroes. For More information please contact Tech. Sgt. Kyle Chandler at 801-777-5501 or kyle.chandler.1@us.af.mil.

SE&TM awards

The 14th annual SE&TM awards celebration will be held May 9, the 85th anniversary of the first blind solo flight, at 10 a.m. at the Hill Aerospace Museum. SE&TM award winners from all centers will be recognized. No ticket is required to attend but tickets can be purchased for burritos. Please contact your center’s POC for ticket and event information.

MPF closure

On May 10, the Military Personnel Flight will be closed for Wingman Day. No personnel will be immediately available, however, the 419th Force Support Squadron will accept customers with emergencies to obtain new ID cards. Please ensure personnel contact the MPF to resolve or initiate any personnel related inquiries prior to or after May 10.

SR 193 construction

Utah Department of Transportation will begin road repairs on SR 193 from the Hill AFB South Gate east to Highway 89  beginning on April 17 through July 4.  Work will be done at night from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m.  This could impact morning traffic going westbound on SR 193 from Highway 89 to the Southgate.

AFMC Family Days observed in 2017

Hill AFB will observe the following AFMC Family Days in 2017: May 26, in conjunction with Memorial Day on May 29; July 3, in conjunction with Independence Day on July 4; Sept. 1, in conjunction with Labor Day on Sept. 4; Nov. 24, in conjunction with Thanksgiving Day on Nov. 23; and Dec. 26, in conjunction with Christmas on Dec. 25. The Hill AFB West Gate will be closed on all holidays including the Nov. 24 AFMC Family Day. Supervisors are encouraged to follow liberal leave procedures for Family Days and may approve annual leave, compensatory time, time-off award, credit hours, or leave without pay for their employees. For more information, call 801-777-1396 (military) or 801-775-3329 (civilian).

‘Plane Talk’ series

The Hill Aerospace Museum hosts a plane talk series featuring speakers related to the heritage of Hill AFB and the U.S. Air Force. Plane Talk is held on Saturdays at 1 p.m. in the museum auditorium. Talks are open to the public. For information, contact 801-777-6818. Admission is free.

B-25 at Heber City Airport, June 5-12

A restored B-25 will be available for all to see at Heber City Airport June 5-12, 2017 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily. To reserve a ride aboard Maid in the Shade, contact 435-654-9990.



In the know

April 20, 2017

Holocaust service

Team Hill will recognize Holocaust Remembrance Month with a Remembrance Day Service Tuesday, April 25, from 9:30-11 a.m., at the Hill Aerospace Museum, Nate Mazer Chapel. Keynote speakers include: Holocaust survivor decedent and Jewish educator, Dr. Karen Hirsch; Holocaust survivor and friend of Ann Frank, Ms. Liesel Shineberg; and Holocaust survivor, Israeli Army and U.S. Special Forces veteran, Mr. Jerry Meents. Come join us in listening to their accounts and giving honor to the victims lost and those still with us today. For more information, please contact Tech. Sgt. Nathan Genteman, nathan.genteman@us.af.mil, 777-3139 or Irene Jones, irene.jones.1@us.af.mil, 777-9035. 

Wheels of Wonder

This is final Month of the Military Child event at Hill AFB in April. Wheels of Wonder is a chance for children and their parents to get up close and inside many base vehicles. This FREE event also showcases base and local helping agencies and local sponsors. Wheels of Wonder will take place April 28 from 2:30-4:30 p.m. in the CDC and The Landing parking lots.

Emergency response exercises April 24-28

Hill AFB will conduct a series of emergency response exercises April 24-28. During exercises, residents on and around the installation might notice an increase in emergency response activities including movement of emergency vehicles and testing of the base’s “Giant Voice” public address system. Exercises test the ability of base personnel to respond to natural disasters and other emergency-related events. Questions about the exercises can be directed to Hill AFB’s Public Affairs Office at 801-777-5201 or email 75abw.pa@us.af.mil.

Free dental care

Apex Dental in Sandy, Utah, will provide free dental care to service members and free cleanings to their family members April 29, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Call 801-566-8833 for information or to schedule a slot.

SR 193 construction

Utah Department of Transportation will begin road repairs on SR 193 from the Hill AFB South Gate east to Highway 89  beginning on April 17 through July 4.  Work will be done at night from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m.  This could impact morning traffic going westbound on SR 193 from Highway 89 to the Southgate.

May 5, AFSA golf tournament

The Air Force Sergeants Association is holding its 5th annual golf tournament at the Hubbard Golf Course, Hill Air Force Base, on Friday, May 5, at 8 a.m. This tournament is the primary fundraiser for the local AFSA chapter and proceeds will be used to advance the chapter’s interests and support various community outreach programs. Cost is $65 per person or $260 per team. The price includes fees, carts and lunch. The first 20 full teams to register and pay by April 14 will receive a goodie bag which includes extra putting string, two mulligans, a toss and four drawing tickets. Our AFSA is looking forward to seeing you Cinco De Mayo at 8 a.m. If interested, please contact Master Sgt. James Ochoa at 801-586-2404, Tech. Sgt. Gevoyd Little at 801-777-5501 or Staff Sgt. Michael Gryder at 801-777-3028. 

B-25 at Heber City Airport, June 5-12

A restored B-25 will be available for all to see at Heber City Airport June 5-12, 2017 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily. To reserve a ride aboard Maid in the Shade, contact 435-654-9990.

AFMC Family Days observed in 2017

Hill AFB will observe the following AFMC Family Days in 2017: May 26, in conjunction with Memorial Day on May 29; July 3, in conjunction with Independence Day on July 4; Sept. 1, in conjunction with Labor Day on Sept. 4; Nov. 24, in conjunction with Thanksgiving Day on Nov. 23; and Dec. 26, in conjunction with Christmas on Dec. 25. The Hill AFB West Gate will be closed on all holidays including the Nov. 24 AFMC Family Day. Supervisors are encouraged to follow liberal leave procedures for Family Days and may approve annual leave, compensatory time, time-off award, credit hours, or leave without pay for their employees. For more information, call 801-777-1396 (military) or 801-775-3329 (civilian).



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April 13, 2017

Gate changes

The Hill AFB West Gate will become a 24/7 access entry control point starting April 17. When the change occurs, the Roy Gate’s new hours will be 4 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday-Friday and it will be closed on weekends and federal holidays. The Roy Gate will be open on AFMC Family Days. All commercial vehicle access/inspection will still take place at the Roy Gate. Drivers with commercial deliveries outside of Roy Gate’s hours of operation will need to contact the Law Enforcement Desk at 801 777-3058 to request a vehicle inspection. There will be a sign and a telephone posted at the commercial inspection area instructing drivers of this change. Opening the West Gate 24/7 will allow for more convenient access to the installation at night and on the weekends. The South Gate hours will remain unchanged. For more information, call 801-775-2627.

Green Machine

The Installation Commander is activating the ‘Green Machine Program’ Thursday, April 20, designating it a base-wide clean-up day. All base employees and residents are asked to clean their respective areas in conjunction with Section 3.7 of the Facility Manager’s Handbook. Please pay particular attention to items stored outside of your buildings such as pallets and furniture; these need to be disposed of or turned in as appropriate. Do not place bulk items in facility dumpsters. The goal is to complete this task within 24 hours of notification.

Emergency response exercises

Hill AFB will conduct a series of emergency response exercises April 24-28. During exercises, residents on and around the installation might notice an increase in emergency response activities including movement of emergency vehicles and testing of the base’s “Giant Voice” public address system. Exercises test the ability of base personnel to respond to natural disasters and other emergency-related events. Questions about the exercises can be directed to Hill AFB’s Public Affairs Office at 801-777-5201 or email 75abw.pa@us.af.mil.

Holocaust service

Team Hill will recognize Holocaust Remembrance Month with a Remembrance Day Service Tuesday, April 25, from 9:30-11 a.m., at the Hill Aerospace Museum, Nate Mazer Chapel. Keynote speakers include: Holocaust survivor decedent and Jewish educator, Dr. Karen Hirsch; Holocaust survivor and friend of Ann Frank, Ms. Liesel Shineberg; and Holocaust survivor, Israeli Army and U.S. Special Forces veteran, Mr. Jerry Meents. Come join us in listening to their accounts and giving honor to the victims lost and those still with us today. For more information, please contact Tech. Sgt. Nathan Genteman, nathan.genteman@us.af.mil, 777-3139 or Irene Jones, irene.jones.1@us.af.mil, 777-9035. 

SR 193 construction

Utah Department of Transportation will begin road repairs on SR 193 from the Hill AFB South Gate east to Highway 89  beginning on April 17 through July 4.  Work will be done at night from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m.  This could impact morning traffic going westbound on SR 193 from Highway 89 to the Southgate.

Base tax center

The base tax center is open until Tuesday, Apr. 18. Hours of operation are Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. The new location is 5837 D Avenue, Building 152. Tax return preparation is a free service for active duty, reservists on orders, dependents and retirees. Monday-Thursday will be by appointment 9 a.m.-noon and walk-ins accepted noon-3 p.m. Friday will be walk-ins 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. (non-complicated returns).

May 5, AFSA golf tournament

The Air Force Sergeants Association is holding its 5th annual golf tournament at the Hubbard Golf Course, Hill Air Force Base, on Friday, May 5, at 8 a.m. This tournament is the primary fundraiser for the local AFSA chapter and proceeds will be used to advance the chapter’s interests and support various community outreach programs. Cost is $65 per person or $260 per team. The price includes fees, carts and lunch. The first 20 full teams to register and pay by April 14 will receive a goodie bag which includes extra putting string, two mulligans, a toss and four drawing tickets. Our AFSA is looking forward to seeing you Cinco De Mayo at 8 a.m. If interested, please contact Master Sgt. James Ochoa at 801-586-2404, Tech. Sgt. Gevoyd Little at 801-777-5501 or Staff Sgt. Michael Gryder at 801-777-3028. 

AFMC Family Days observed in 2017

Hill AFB will observe the following AFMC Family Days in 2017: May 26, in conjunction with Memorial Day on May 29; July 3, in conjunction with Independence Day on July 4; Sept. 1, in conjunction with Labor Day on Sept. 4; Nov. 24, in conjunction with Thanksgiving Day on Nov. 23; and Dec. 26, in conjunction with Christmas on Dec. 25. The Hill AFB West Gate will be closed on all holidays including the Nov. 24 AFMC Family Day. Supervisors are encouraged to follow liberal leave procedures for Family Days and may approve annual leave, compensatory time, time-off award, credit hours, or leave without pay for their employees. For more information, call 801-777-1396 (military) or 801-775-3329 (civilian).

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