USAG NEWS RELEASE: May training advisory for Schofield area

Posted on Apr 29, 2016 in Latest News

SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii (April 29, 2016) – Local service members are scheduled to conduct various training here in May that may be heard by surrounding communities.

For the community’s awareness, the training is as follows. Please note, all training dates are subject to change based on environmental and other factors:

. May 2-6: Marine Corps artillery training

– Note: The unit will be conducting this artillery training during daytime and nighttime hours.

. May 7-14: Army artillery and mortar training

. May 29-June 17: Army artillery and mortar training

Should individuals hear noise, there is no immediate danger. Weather, such as overcast conditions, can increase noise and vibrations.

The military services in Hawaii appreciate the community’s understanding and continued support of local service members and families. While sometimes loud, the sounds of training represent how the military ensures the nation’s service members are ready to accomplish the mission and return home safely.

To report concerns related to noise or training, community members can call the U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii (USAG-HI) Noise Concern Line at (808) 656-3487 or email usaghi.comrel@gmail.com. The USAG-HI Public Affairs Office responds to all reported concerns during regular business hours, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

For questions regarding Marine Corps Base-Hawaii training, please call (808)257-8832.

To receive Army training advisories directly, email usaghi.comrel@gmail.com with “Subscribe Training” in the subject line.

 

The Army produces a monthly schedule of ground training activities to alert  its neighbors of upcoming training activities that are louder in nature and may be heard outside the military installation. This schedule is subject to change and is not inclusive of Army aviation activities.

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