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  • DHHS: All quarantined passengers depart Dobbins ARB

    Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Ga. -- HHS is pleased to report that all Grand Princess passengers have departed Dobbins Air Reserve Base and Clay National Guard Center, concluding the mission to receive and care for 503 people.  Commentary from Capt. Tom Bowman, HHS deputy federal health coordinating officer:  We can’t overstate how much the cooperation
  • FHP Charlie: Force Health Protection measures increased at Dobbins

    DOBBINS AIR RESERVE BASE, Ga. -- Dobbins Air Reserve Base has directed Health Protection Condition (HPCON) Charlie on March 25 to combat the spread of COVID-19 across the Department of the Air Force and our local communities.  HPCON Charlie measures include the following actions:  - Continue essential missions with required manning. Installation
  • Telework Policy, Mission Essential Personnel and Restriction of Movement during COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (PHE)

    Earlier today, I declared a PHE for Dobbins ARB, GA. As part of that declaration, installation access will be impacted. This order is being placed in effect to minimize the spread of or exposure to COVID-19. Accordingly, it is my intent that commanders and supervisors use telework to the maximum extent practicable to minimize the spread of or exposure to COVID-19 for the Dobbins ARB personnel who, due to the nature of their jobs, cannot telework IAW government policies.
  • Declaration of a Public Health Emergency

    Due to the public health situation on our installation and immediate surrounding civilian communities involving novel coronavirus (COVID-19), I am declaring a public health emergency on Dobbins ARB, GA. I have been notified by my Public Health Emergency Officer (PHEO) that immediate action is required. Based on the PHEO’s recommendations and the results of a preliminary investigation, I am declaring a public health emergency IAW AFI 10-2519, Public Health Emergencies and Incidents of Public Health Concern. This declaration will terminate automatically 30 days from the date of this memorandum unless it is renewed and re-reported, or terminate sooner by myself or a senior commander in the chain of command.
  • #mondaymotivation: March 23

    This week's motivation is from Mahatma Gandhi, a social activist, who said, "Speed is irrelevant if you are going in the wrong direction."
  • From DHHS: Quarantine Efforts for Grand Princess Passengers

    Over the past several days, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has relocated almost 2,000 passengers from the Grand Princess cruise ship to four Department of Defense military facilities: Travis Air Force Base and Marine Corps Air Station Miramar in California, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, and Dobbins Air Reserve Base,
  • Dobbins ARB ID Card section closed until further notice

      The ID Card section here is closed until further notice. The decision to close was made out of an abundance of caution. The intent is to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and follow CDC guidance to limit large gatherings. *All appointments from 16 – 3 Apr 20 have been cancelled.  If deemed necessary appointments after 3 Apr 20 may be
  • Telework options and guidelines for the Air Force Reserve civilians

    As COVID-19 response and mitigation drives work force decisions, Air Force Reserve leadership is getting information out as quickly as possible to its supervisors and employees on civilian telework guidance. Telework is an option commanders may consider when making work force decisions in the current emerging environment. This article serves solely as a resource when considering telework, should the need arise.
  • COVID-19 message from Lt. Gen. Scobee

    Heroes,Our guidance surrounding COVID-19 is consistently evolving, which means providing precise and detailed planning is difficult. Yet we must prioritize communicating across the command and throughout the Air Force. My number one priority is to take care of Airmen and their families while allowing commanders to command. AFRC will provide Wing
  • 2019 Novel Coronavirus Commander’s Intent

    15 March 2020MEMORANDUM FOR ALL AFRC HQ/AF/RE/NAF/WING/CC&CCC/ARPC/RIOFROM: AFRC/CCSUBJECT: 2019 Novel Coronavirus Commander’s IntentThe dynamic nature of COVID-19 evolving guidance makes providing precise and detailed planning difficult. Effective communication is paramount. My number one priority is to take care of Airmen and their families while