Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story to close Gate 1 for exercise

Posted at 11:52 AM, Aug 14, 2012
and last updated 2012-08-14 11:53:56-04

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA — Joint Expeditionary Base Little-Fort Story will conduct an internal security exercise on August 15 to test its procedures in responding to incidents.

Due to the exercise, Gate 1 will be closed from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

This is a combined exercise of several departments designed to build cohesion, test communications, and response procedures, and to identify any shortfalls.

Visitors to the base are advised to use Gates 3 or 5 during the exercise for access.