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.
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.
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.