USAG NEWS RELEASE: November training advisory for Schofield areaPosted on Nov 3, 2015 in Latest News, Newsroom, Press Releases
SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii (Nov. 3, 2015) – Local service members are scheduled to conduct various training here in November 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:
- Nov. 8: Army demolitions training
- Nov. 9-13: Army artillery training
- Nov. 13-22: Army mortar training
- Nov. 16-21: Army mortar and artillery training
- Nov. 19-20: Army demolitions training
- Nov. 30-Dec. 7: Army 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. The USAG-HI Public Affairs Office responds to all reported concerns during regular business hours, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
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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