Last Updated: 05/17/21 at 8:30 a.m. CT

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Current restricted travel information can be found on the CDC website here, or on the Dept. of State travel site here.


Q– If we don’t have to wear masks in the gym, why do we still need to while in our workplace?
A– In accordance with the Secretary of Defense mandate, masks are still required while in the workplace. Masks are not required to be worn while actively working out in the Gym. However, while transitioning masks will be worn.

Q– Are there any restrictions on which bars we can go to?
A– Bars are now permitted. However, active duty members are required to wear a mask when not eating or drinking, dependents are highly encouraged to do the same.

Q– Is there any change to the leave policy now that we are in HPCON Alpha?
A– The Pre-Departure worksheet and Public Health Assessment Tool for Travel worksheet are no longer required.

Q– How does this change maximum capacities at events or facilities?
A– There is no COVID-19 associated maximum capacity for indoor or outdoor events. Active Duty members are still required to wear a mask and maintain physical distancing. Dependents are highly encouraged to do the same.

Q– Is there any changes to the Child Development Center?
A– There are no changes to the CDC. There is currently a staffing issue, unrelated to COVID.

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Fitness Assessment Testing

Check out the Official Physical Fitness testing matrix to figure out when you are next due.

Fitness Testing will resume in July 2021 unless further guidance is published.

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