Red River Army Depot and the many contractors that work across the sprawling complex that is “the base” have long been among the largest employers in the region. As most of the population seems to be confused, worried, or even scared, rumors start. Here is what the depot has to say.
At this time, the mission continues.
The health, safety and security of our workforce and your families is our top priority. We are continually working closely with our higher commands to find ways to better support each of you through this pandemic. Though we understand the frustration and concern that COVID-19 has caused, we must not lose focus of our mission.
Please continue to follow the guidance of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. You are encouraged to use the official resources provided below.
People First. Mission Always.
COL Stephen York
For more information, check out the following resources:
Government Response to Coronavirus, COVID-19 – usa.gov/coronavirus
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html
Department of Defense Response and Guidance –https://www.defense.gov/Explore/Spotlight/Coronavirus/
Defense Health Agency Tricare Guidance – https://www.tricare.mil/HealthWel…/HealthyLiving/Coronavirus
Office of Personnel Management Guidance – https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/covid-19/