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Resiliency News

Fort Campbell privatizes electrical distribution system
Bob Galbraith, Fort Campbell Public Works contract officer representative for the electric utility providers, discusses updates needed for the electrical distribution system with Tristian Brown, City, Light and Power installation manager. Beginning Nov. 10, CLP will own, operate and maintain the installation’s system with plans to improve infrastructure, modernize equipment and develop standardized electrical distribution practices. Photo courtesy of Fort Campbell Courier
Nov. 21, 2018 - Army’s Fort Campbell in Kentucky got a new owner for its electrical distribution system thanks to a Defense Logistics Agency Energy utilities privatization contract award. Beginning Nov. 10, City Light & Power, Inc. owns, operates and maintains the installation’s system with plans to improve infrastructure, modernize equipment and develop standardized electrical distribution practices.

DLA Distribution Anniston commemorates Breast Cancer Awareness Month
DLA Distribution Anniston, Alabama employees recognize Breast Cancer Awareness Month, October 30, 2018.
Nov. 9, 2018 - October is "Breast Cancer Awareness" Month, which is an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease. While most people are aware of breast cancer, many forget to take the steps to have a plan to detect the disease in its early stages and encourage others to do the same.

Family Advocacy and MWR Susquehanna bring awareness to Domestic Violence with Run/Walk event
Participants register for the Family Advocacy Program & the MWR Susquehanna Domestic Violence Awareness 5K Fun Run/1-Mile Walk, Oct. 17, in New Cumberland, Pa.
Oct. 31, 2018 - October is Domestic Violence Awareness month. The Family Advocacy Program and the MWR Susquehanna Sports and Fitness Department helped raise awareness of domestic violence by hosting a 5K Fun Run/1-Mile Walk here Oct. 17, at the Fitness Center.

Susquehanna’s Davis receives Outstanding DoD Employee with a Disability Award
Sally Davis, a distribution process worker at the DLA Distribution Susquehanna, Pennsylvania Eastern Distribution Center, Packing and Outloading Branch, has been awarded the Outstanding DoD Employee with a Disability Award for 2018.
Oct. 22, 2018 - Sally Davis, a distribution process worker at the DLA Distribution Susquehanna, Pennsylvania Eastern Distribution Center, Packing and Outloading Branch, has been awarded the Outstanding DoD Employee with a Disability Award for 2018.

Distribution employee participates in 40th Annual BIG Conference
Tish Thompson, supply specialist with DLA Distribution’s Further Operations directorate and member of the DLA Distribution Headquarters Multicultural team, recently attended the Blacks in Government 40th Annual National Training Institute held in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Oct. 16, 2018 - Tish Thompson, supply specialist with DLA Distribution’s Further Operations directorate and member of the DLA Distribution Headquarters Multicultural team, recently attended the Blacks in Government 40th Annual National Training Institute held in New Orleans, Louisiana. The theme this year’s event was “Leveraging Your Professional Attributes for Sustained Growth and Development”.

Distribution DAT assesses Hurricane Florence damage as clean-up is underway at Distribution Cherry Point, North Carolina
Damage sustained by Hurricane Florence at DLA Distribution Cherry Point, North Carolina. (Photos provided by DDCN)
Oct. 3, 2018 - DLA Distribution Cherry Point, North Carolina was in the direct path of Hurricane Florence. Knowing this, a Distribution Disaster Assessment Team was pre-positioned and prepared to support its North Carolina center prior to, during, and after Florence passed.