Hamilton Spotlight

Celebrating the Army's 240th birthday

The U.S. Army celebrated its 240th birthday during Army Birthday Week at Times Square, N.Y. June 12. Read more:

Soldier Show returns to Fort Hamilton

The United States Army Soldier Show has kicked off its 2015 tour and returned to Fort Hamilton June 2. Read more:

Service ditches 'Army Strong' for new branding strategy

Can you sum up your service, your commitment, your strength in a marketing slogan, five words or less, encapsulating everything the Army has and ever hopes to stand for? Read more: Army Strong.

Soldier For Life

The Soldiers for Life (SFL) TAP Fort Hamilton Network is up and running. The QR code works and the firewall issue was fixed...we are good to go

Point of contact for this network is USAG Fort Hamilton CSM and Ms. Deyanira Rios 718 630-4705. Read more: Soldier For Life.

Ask the commander

Do you have a question or issue you'd like to address with the commander? Feel free to ask by clicking the link below. A response will be given at the commander's earliest convenience. Ask the commander...

Business Insider magazine spotlights Fort Hamilton

New York City's only army base is nestled between the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge and the neighborhood of Bay Ridge in Brooklyn.

Aside from people dressed in fatigues and the occasional military vehicle, visitors may not immediately realize that they're even in Fort Hamilton, which can feel more like a suburban neighborhood than an army installation. Read more...

Living on post: Easy choice for Military Families?

Are you and your family considering your options for living on base or out in town?  Base housing provides many benefits for Service Members, from camaraderie with fellow military families to convenience and amenities not typically found in civilian housing. Read more...

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Today's weather

For Fort Hamilton's daily and weekly weather report, visit National Weather Service...



Traffic advisories

Due to Triborough Bridge and Tunnel Authority construction projects, the 101st Gate will be closed to all outbound vehicular traffic Wednesday, June 10  between the hours of 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. The 101st Gate will also be closed to all vehicular traffic from 6 a.m. June 23 until 6 a.m. June 24. All Inbound vehicular traffic must enter Fort Hamilton using the Poly Place Gate from 6 a.m. – 7 p.m. Use 7th Ave Gate from 7 p.m. – 6 a.m. Outbound vehicular traffic must use 7th Ave Gate. The 101st Street and 7th Ave. Gates will continue to be used for pedestrian traffic.



Job openings

West Point Family, Morale, Welfare and Recreation has a vacancy for a lifeguard. The opening period for this announcement is now until Dec. 31, 2015. For more iiofrmation, visit Lifeguard.



Sexual Assault Hotlines

If you are a victim of, or need to report, a sexual assault, you may call the following phone numbers:

24/7 Garrison Sexual Assault Hotline: 347-452-4302

24/7 DoD Hotline: 877-995-5247


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