Fort Riley to remain minimal manning with limited services Friday

Fort Riley to remain on minimal manning with limited services Friday


Fort Riley will continue operating with minimal manning and limited services Dec. 23.


  • All Child Development Centers and the School Age Centers will remain closed Friday.
  • The 24-hour fitness centers at Whitside and Craig will remain open. All other fitness centers will be closed.
  • Irwin Army Community Hospital will offer virtual appointments or reschedule. Patients can call the appointment line at 785-239-3627
  • Outdoor recreation areas will be closed until after 11 a.m. Friday. Training areas C, F and I will remain off limits. Hunters and other outdoor visitors to Fort Riley training areas must check in at
  • The Henry, Trooper and Ogden access control points will remain open 24/7. All other gates will remain closed through Monday.
  • The Fort Riley Commissary, Fort Riley Main Post Exchange and all Express locations will open at 10 a.m. Friday.


Soldiers, family members and civilian professionals who have questions or concerns are encouraged to visit or the Fort Riley website at for updated information.  Additionally, all employees of Fort Riley are urged to maintain contact with their chain of command and/or supervisor for the most up-to-date information.


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