KMC Notices and Events


• The KMC Housing Office and the Furnishing Office will be closed today and
May 14 due to official German holidays. They will also be closed May 25 in observance of Memorial Day.

• The 86th Medical Group’s Ramstein Clinic will be closed from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.
May 14 for mandatory training. Additionally, it will be closed May 25, June 11 and June 12. As the clinic improves its processes, it welcomes customer feedback. To provide feedback, call Maj. Janelle Quinn, 86th MDG group practice manager, at 479-2687.

Road construction 

Road construction will take place through May 29 on Lawn Avenue on Ramstein near Bldg. 2128 with half lane closures. Roadwork includes replacement of underground heat lines between Bldgs. 2128 and 2158, which requires excavation on the edge of Lawn Avenue. The road is restricted to one lane for the duration of the heat line replacement. Facility access will be maintained throughout the project through the use of steel plates over the heat line trench. Slight traffic delays in the immediate area may be expected; motorists should plan accordingly. Drivers should exercise extreme caution due to proximity of construction traffic, and for everyone’s safety, obey the traffic laws and regulations.

Passport Outreach Day

A Spring Passport Outreach Day is scheduled from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in Bldg. 2402 on Ramstein. Representatives will be on-site to accept tourist passport and Consular Report of Birth Abroad applications, and to answer questions related to immigration, naturalization, visas, citizenship and social security. To complete applications, use the checklists at
for Air Force personnel and for Army personnel. On-site passport photo support will be available for $8, but it is recommended to obtain photos prior to the event to minimize waiting time. The Ramstein and Kleber Kaserne Passport offices will be closed Wednesday and reopen Thursday in order to fully support the event. For details, email the Ramstein Passport Office at, or the Kleber Passport Office at

End of fiscal year instructions

The 700th Contracting Squadron will sponsor a one-hour instructional brief at 9 a.m. on Tuesday at the Hercules Theater to prepare KMC resource management teams for the upcoming end of the fiscal year rush. Personnel who acquire resources for units make up these teams and should attend (e.g., resource advisors, functional experts, contracting officer representatives and flight chiefs). The briefing’s goal is to ease mission accomplishments during the next four months. Call Staff Sgt. Jason Rimer at 489-0119/8408 to discuss any questions or determine whether you should attend this brief.

Retiree Appreciation Day

To celebrate Retiree Appreciation Day, the 86th Dental Squadron will offer dental examinations and teeth cleanings for all military retirees in the KMC from 8 a.m. to noon on May 9 at Ramstein Dental Clinic, Bldg. 301. Retirees must bring their retiree ID cards. To schedule an appointment, call 06371-46-2210.

Information seminar

The 86th Airlift Wing Retiree Activities Office and the KMC Retiree Council will have an information seminar with briefings from the Department of Veteran Affairs, TRICARE and a German Tax Adviser from 1 to 3 p.m.,
May 9 at the Ramstein Community Center Annex, Bldg. 411. Immediately following the seminar, the KMC Retiree Council will hold an open council meeting from 3 to 4 p.m. All retirees are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Joint Combat Dining-In

KMC 5/6 will sponsor the 2015 Joint Combat Dining-In May 15 at Pulaski Park. JCDI is an all-enlisted, multi-services event. It’s a chance to have some fun and network with fellow brothers and sisters from all branches. Tickets cost: $10 for E-1 to E-4; $15 for E-5 to E-6; and $20 for E-7 to E-9, and include food, drinks and a souvenir. For tickets and for more information, call Staff Sgt. Blanca Gama at 479-2500, Sgt. Michael Currin at 480-6037, Staff Sgt. Michael Nyman at 480-6037 or Staff Sgt. Tamara Atwater at 480-4039. Uniform of the day is combat wear (any combination and within taste) and water

Extended hours

The Kaiserslautern Veterinary Treatment Facility located on Pulaski Barracks is extending its hours of operation to better serve the community. Beginning May 11, the veterinary clinic will be open from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday. The clinic will be closed on Fridays, federal holidays and occasionally at other times due to mission requirements such as end of month inventory. For details,
contact the veterinary clinic at 493-4444/4505 or 0631-3406-4444/4505.

Retirees’ updated information

The 86th Airlift Wing Retiree Activities Office has been receiving large amounts of email rejects from its retiree contact list. Retirees who changed their email address since they initially registered with RAO, should email with updated information, or call 480-5486 or

Sales in housing

Yard and garage sales in family housing are permitted on Saturdays only. Parking issues and disturbance of neighbors are reasons to terminate sales. Residents may not use signs to advertise sales anywhere within the KMC housing areas. For details, call Karen Carbon at 489-7108.