Noise/Convoy Advisory for Schofield Barracks, Feb. 25-March 5

25 02 2015

SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii – Residents in the vicinity of Schofield Barracks, North Shore and Kahuku areas may experience periodic noise increases Feb. 25 through March 1 as a result of artillery simulators and blank firing during field training exercises conducted daily from approximately 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. Training will resume March 3 and continue until March 5.

The Army will be conducting convoys consisting of various types of vehicles along Kaukonahua Road and Farrington Highways, February 23. Residents in the vicinity of Schofield Barracks and the North Shore may experience an increase in traffic along these routes. Convoys will have no more than 10 vehicles and will depart in half-hour increments.

Convoys will return to Schofield Barracks using Farrington Highway and Kaukonahua Road, March 6.

The Army will also be conducting aerial operations as part of a military training exercise in the vicinity of Schofield Barracks, North Shore and the Kahuku areas, February 24 through March 6.  Training flights will be conducted during daylight hours and conclude in the evening.

Please note dates and times are subject to change and are dependent on environmental factors and training completion.

The Army in Hawaii appreciates the community’s understanding and continued support of local Soldiers and their families. While sometimes loud, the sounds of these weapons represent how the Army ensures our nation’s Soldiers are ready to accomplish the mission.

To report concerns related to noise, please call the U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii (USAG-HI) Noise Concern Line at 656-3487 or email usaghi.pao.comrel@us.army.mil. The USAG-HI Public Affairs Office will contact you about your concern during regular business hours, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.- 4 p.m.


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