USAG Ansbach Connection, your Hometown Information Source
Due to the high winds and possibility of thunderstorms with small hail for the remainder of today, March 31, CYS Services has cancelled all sports practices and outdoor activities. All after school activities at Illesheim Elementary, Ansbach Elementary and Rainbow Elementary have been cancelled. All after school activities and all sport practices have been cancelled at Ansbach Middle High School.
There are high wind warnings for both the Ansbach and Storck Barracks communities. Expect winds gusting to 51 miles per hour and greater. Please plan accordingly.
March 30, the Terrace Playhouse is holding auditions for their next production “The Comedy of Errors” – auditions are from 7 – 9 p.m., visit Your Hometown Baby Shower.
It’s open to all expectant parents and parents of babies up to 6 months old. To learn more, visit https://www.flickr.com/photos/usagansbachphotos/16316943453/in/set-72157644030624532.
This evening, there’s a scheduled protest for approximately 100 participants starting at the Prinze Regenten Ufer, continuing on to the Kessler Platz and returning to the Prinze Regenten Ufer. Host nation Law enforcement expects approximately 300 to 500 counter-demonstrators and says that the protest has the potential to turn violent. Community members are advised to adjust their travel plans accordingly and avoid the area if possible.
Lori from PAO
Are you eligible? Take this survey now! So far, only 15 percent of eligible participants at USAG Ansbach have taken the Overseas Housing Allowance survey. All service members who reside off post in privately leased quarters (not a homeowner or home sharer), receive Overseas Housing Allowance (OHA) and have been stationed in Germany for six months or longer are encouraged to take the OHA utility survey now through March 31. The time spent answering the survey questions (approximately 35 minutes) enables the Department of Defense to set equitable OHA utility rates. Spouses may take the survey if the service member is deployed or unavailable. Take the survey at https://www.defensetravel.dod.mil/site/oha-util-mar.cfm.
Attention all Retirees and Veterans in USAG Ansbach! There will be a Retiree Appreciation Day on May 21, 2015 please see our flyer at: http://www.ansbach.army.mil/documents/RetVetRADFlyerMay2015.pdf