Carlisle Barracks, Army War College furloughs to begin July 8

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The Department of Defense releases the schedule for civilian furloughs at the Carlisle Army War College and Carlisle Barracks. The furlough affects approximately 700 civilian employees out of the total workforce of 1700. The furlough period begins July 8 and ends on September 30, the end of the federal fiscal year.

The following Carlisle Barracks and Army War College schedules and services WILL be affected:

  • Dunham Army Health Clinic – Closed Mondays, but the clinic will now be open on Thursday afternoons. No Tuesday evening allergy shots.
  • Carlisle Barracks Commissary — Closed Tuesdays [in addition to the current Monday closures for stocking].
  • Legal assistance/ claims – legal/claims services suspended Mondays.
  • Military retiree services, ID card services, and passport and visa services -Closed Mondays.
  • Military Personnel Services- Closed Mondays.
  • Army Education Center —  Closed Mondays.
  • Army Community Service, Substance Abuse Program – Closed Mondays.
  • Army Family Housing – Closed Mondays.
  • Civilian Personnel Office – Closed Mondays.
  • Garrison Headquarters – Closed Mondays.
  • Cumberland Café – Closed Mondays.
  • Equal Employment Opportunity- Closed Mondays.
  • Army Heritage and Education Center – Closed Mondays. For special request contact Lt. Col. Chris Leljedal, 245-4114.
  • Safety Office- Closed Mondays.
  • Contracting Office – Closed Mondays.
  • Veterinary Clinic—Limited hours.
  • Gyms, pools, bowling center, auto and craft shop, engraving/frame shop, and leisure travel services—Check for reduced hours.
  • Expect delays of vehicle/truck inspections at Claremont Road Gate depending on traffic volume.

There are NO schedule changes for the following agencies/services

  • Post Exchange
  • Carlisle Barracks/Letterkenny Child Development Centers
  • Dental Clinic
  • Carlisle Barracks Youth Services/Summer Camp/Sports
  • LVCC
  • Golf Course
  • Army Lodging
  • Joint Pub/Tiki Bar
  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Post Chapel

1 Comment

  • BoZo

    The good news is that the president and congress are not involved. Of course the
    president is probably in hawaii and congress is probably on there normal 40 weeks
    vacation.

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