Sunday, October 20, 2019

Fort McCoy WI

From left, firefighters Lucas Erickson, Todd Swansby, Ryan Wilke, Arthur Gerpoltz, Forrest Lefler, Jacob White, Jacob Ross, Craig Schendel and Hunter Young, all with the Directorate of Emergency Services Fire Department,  received the Department of the Army Civilian Award for Humanitarian Service at Fort McCoy. (U.S. Army Photo by Scott T. Sturkol, Public Affairs Office, Fort McCoy)
Monday, October 14, 2019 - 9:56am
Eight current and one former firefighter with the Directorate of Emergency Services Fire Department received the Department of the Army Civilian Award for Humanitarian Service on Oct. 3 for their work during an emergency flood response in local communities in 2018. Garrison Commander Col. Hui Chae...
People visit a display by Fort McCoy personnel with the Directorate of Emergency Services on Aug. 6 at Winnebago Park in Tomah for the 2019 Monroe County National Night Out. The Fort McCoy Fire Department is supporting 2019 National Fire Prevention Week with a variety of activities on the installation and in local communities. (U.S. Army Photo by Scott T. Sturkol, Public Affairs Office, Fort McCoy)
Monday, October 7, 2019 - 9:51am
The Directorate of Emergency Services Fire Department at Fort McCoy is supporting 2019 National Fire Prevention Week with a variety of activities on the installation and in local communities. National Fire Prevention Week is observed Oct. 6-12, according to the National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA...
Contractors with Relyant Global LLC work on a new $7.03 million shipping and receiving facility Sept. 16 near the new Gate 20 on North Post at Fort McCoy. The contract calls for the construction of a pre-engineered metal building that will have an estimated 15,000 square feet of space. (U.S. Army Photo by Scott T. Sturkol, Public Affairs Office, Fort McCoy)
Monday, September 30, 2019 - 10:16am
Work is underway to build a new $7.03 million shipping and receiving facility near the new Gate 20 at Fort McCoy. Contractor Relyant Global LLC, headquartered in Maryville, Tenn., was awarded a contract of $7,030,235 to build the facility, said Ken Green with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers...
Contractors prepare the landscape for the construction of new homes Sept. 16, at the South Post Housing area at Fort McCoy. Seven new family housing units will be built under a project managed by the Army Corps of Engineers. Project completion is scheduled for summer 2020. (U.S. Army Photo by Ken Green, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers)
Monday, September 30, 2019 - 9:57am
Contractor Relyant Global LLC of Maryville, Tenn., has begun work on a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-led project to build seven new military family housing units at the South Post Housing area at Fort McCoy. A contract of $6.6 million was awarded to Relyant Global in May and the notice to proceed...
People attending the 2019 Fort McCoy Retiree Appreciation Day attend a benefits fair on Sept. 6 in Rumpel Fitness Center. Nearly 600 people attended the event that took place throughout the day on post and was organized by the Fort McCoy Soldier for Life-Retirement Services Office. (U.S. Army Photo by Scott T. Sturkol, Public Affairs Office, Fort McCoy)
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 8:40am
Nearly 600 military retirees and family members attended the 2019 Retiree Appreciation Day (RAD) on Sept. 6 at Fort McCoy. The annual event is coordinated by the Fort McCoy Soldier For Life-Retirement Services Office (SFL-RSO) of the Directorate of Human Resources. "This year's event went very well...
Contractors work on a new 1,428-person annual training/mobilization dining facility Aug. 15 at Fort McCoy. The project, coordinated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, is being constructed by contractor L.S. Black Constructors of St. Paul, Minn., and is supposed to be completed in late 2019. (U.S. Army photo by Scott T. Sturkol)
Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 9:18am
Contractors continue work on two new dining facilities at Fort McCoy. The facility construction for a new $13.5 million, 1,428-person annual training/mobilization dining facility began in May 2018 and, as of Aug. 23, was 96 percent complete, said Nathan Butts, contract oversight representative with...
Amy Van Deuren, Ph.D., superintendent of the Sparta Area School District, gives her presentation Aug. 15 during the Fort McCoy observance of Women's Equality Day in McCoy's Community Center. (U.S. Army Photo by Scott T. Sturkol, Public Affairs Office, Fort McCoy.)
Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 9:59am
Celebrate success but keep moving forward was the message of the Women's Equality Day observance held Aug. 15 at McCoy's Community Center. The guest speaker for the event was Dr. Amy Van Deuren, Ph.D., superintendent of the Sparta Area School District. Van Deuren spoke about the importance of...
Jim Bieze with the Directorate of Human Resources stands next to a static display of a Huey helicopter at the Commemorative Area at Fort McCoy, on Aug. 12. The aircraft resembles a helicopter he flew on as a door gunner while serving in the Army in Vietnam in the 1960s. Bieze retired Aug. 31 with 47 years of federal service that includes military and military civilian service time. (U.S. Army Photo by Scott T. Sturkol, Public Affairs Office, Fort McCoy)
Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 9:51am
James W. "Jim" Bieze with Fort McCoy's Directorate of Human Resources retires Aug. 31 with 47 years of federal service that includes 20 years as a Department of Army civilian employee and 27 years on active duty for the Army. Bieze, 72 and a Bedford, Ind., native, is a human resources assistant (...
Crew workers with the McAlester Army Ammunition Plant (MCAAP) of McAlester, Okla., work on a  section of rail on the Ft. McCoy cantonment area July 30. (U.S. Army Photos by Scott T. Sturkol, Public Affairs Office, Fort McCoy.)
Monday, August 26, 2019 - 10:18am
Work continues for a second year on Fort McCoy's rail infrastructure with crews from the McAlester Army Ammunition Plant (MCAAP) of McAlester, Okla., completing the project. Directorate of Public Works Construction Inspector Adam Sands has been working with MCAAP crews during the project. He said...
David Fyfe, director of logistics for the 88th Readiness Division at Fort McCoy, joined Glena Temple, Viterbo University president, at the grand opening of the National Training Center.
Monday, August 5, 2019 - 10:15am
Viterbo University is always looking for educational partners. They found one with the United State's Army Reserve's 88th Readiness Division at Fort McCoy. An open house was held at Fort McCoy Tuesday, July 30 for Viterbo's National Testing Center. The intent is to allow military members and Fort...

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