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March 4, 2024

Reminder: Change smoke alarm batteries when clock springs forward

The upcoming March 10 Daylight Saving time change marks the perfect biannual reminder to change all smoke alarm batteries, according to the DLA Fire Prevention Office team.

Nov. 9, 2023

Active shooter training raising awareness on DSCR

Reinforcing to the DSCR workforce that active shooter incidents can occur with little or no warning, at any place and at any time and how to be prepared should the unthinkable occur.

July 20, 2023

Good food and fun highlight patriotic event on DSCR

The unmistakable aroma of hot dogs, hamburgers, fried chicken, and chili filled the air in the cafeteria of the Defense Logistics Agency Aviation’s Operations Center (bldg. 46) on Defense Supply Center Richmond Virginia, July 12.

May 17, 2023

DLA Aviation at Richmond celebrates April as 9-1-1 awareness month

Defense Logistics Agency Aviation marked 9-1-1 awareness during the month of April, ensuring Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia employees, contractors and visitors know how, when and why to call 9-1-1.

March 22, 2023

Bellwood elk ace annual inspection with flying colors

The twenty-four elk roaming freely within their designated pastures on Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia, were given a clean bill of health by the Commonwealth of Virginia during their annual inspection on February 27.

Feb. 24, 2023

Active shooter exercise on DSCR puts training to the test

On an unseasonably warm February day in the Richmond, Virginia area, Kenya Blount, a resolution specialist within Defense Logistics Agency Aviation’s Planning Directorate’s Inventory Management Division, was going about her daily routine when things became very hectic.

Nov. 2, 2022

2022 Fall Change Your Clock/Change Your Battery Campaign

Defense Logistics Agency Installation Management Richmond, Virginia’s Fire and Emergency personnel welcome Fall’s 2022, “Change Your Clock – Change Your Battery” event, returning to standard time Sunday, November 06.

Oct. 14, 2022

Hock promoted to assistant chief at DSCR

Firefighters and staff of Defense Logistics Agency Installation Management Richmond’s Fire and Emergency Services gathered to congratulate William Hock on his promotion to assistant chief of Training and Fire Prevention Oct. 11. Hock was joined at the fire station on Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia, by his wife Sara, father Robert, and children, Nathen, Nicholas, and Emilee who pinned his new rank during the ceremony.

Oct. 13, 2022

DLA Installation Management Richmond goes platinum for 12th year in a row

Defense Logistics Agency Installation Management Richmond received the Platinum Award from Chesterfield County, Virginia, Oct. 5 for achieving 100% compliance with the county’s industrial wastewater regulations on Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia.

Oct. 11, 2022

100th Year of National Fire Prevention Week emphasizes planning, practicing home escape

Join Defense Logistics Agency Installation Management Richmond’s Fire and Emergency Services in commemorating the National Fire Protection Association’s (NFPA) 100th anniversary of Fire Prevention Week Oct. 9-15. This year's FPW campaign, "Fire won't wait. Plan your escape." aims to educate personnel and their families on quick, easy steps they can take to protect themselves and others from house fires.