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May 19, 2021

Truck from DLA helps Garrison Volunteer Fire Department lead with heart

The Garrison VFD said they wanted to share hope and support for the community by literally showing their colors when they converted the excess 6x6 military truck they acquired from DLA. The truck honors individuals and bears their names on ribbons, stressing hope and awareness.

April 29, 2021

Property disposal field offices to close

60 employee positions will be realigned over the coming year to optimize disposal network capacity and improve overall support to the warfighter.

April 23, 2021

Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services names the first of two Culture Champion alternatives

Environmental Protection Specialist Chris Aguas was recently selected as an alternate Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services “Culture Champion.”

April 5, 2021

Leadership Spotlight: Kathy Atkins-Nuñez

Get to know Kathy Atkins-Nuñez, DLA Disposition Services mid-America region director.

March 19, 2021

National Reading Month: It’s Your Ship

I highly recommend reading this book if you are seasoned leader, a newly appointed leader or that someday you are striving to become one. Just remember It’s Your Ship, everyone is on it, so we all must take pride and ownership from the top to the bottom.

Dec. 25, 2020

New Mid-America region director reflects on the year that was

As the world closes the book on 2020, the DLA Disposition Services Mid-America team can look back and know they not only provided support for the warfighter as they do every day, but extended that support to the fight against the pandemic, wildfires and hurricanes.

Sept. 23, 2020

Surplus DOD tanker truck used to haul ethanol for hand sanitizer for Nebraska emergency workers, schools

An excess military tanker truck repurposed by the Nebraska Forest Service for firefighting was recently pressed into service as an ethanol hauler for hand sanitizer being used by emergency managers and public schools.

Aug. 12, 2020

Hood property disposal site employee honored

Property Disposal Specialist Shirlyn Jones was recently honored as a DLA Disposition Services Employee of the Quarter.

June 5, 2020

Excess property donation fills state needs

Used Defense Department equipment and excess goods flow to organizations of all sizes through DLA Disposition Services and the national network of state surplus property offices.

May 27, 2020

Seasonal change also brings new regional leaders

As spring transitions into summer, senior leadership for three Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services regions will shift as well.Joe Arnold’s departure as the Defense Logistics Agency