Tinker AFB Responds to OKC 'Shelter in Place' order
By 72nd Air Base Wing Public Affairs
/ Published March 28, 2020
TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, Okla. --
Tinker AFB is aware OKC Mayor Holt issued a 'Shelter in Place' order in Oklahoma City effective 11:59 p.m. March 28 - April 16. This order is meant to align with Oklahoma Gov. Stitt's previous state-wide emergency declaration and is in coordination with other large Oklahoma cities.
What this means for Tinker AFB: Mayor Holt's order aligns with military travel restrictions already in place at Tinker, with civilian workers and contractors strongly encouraged to comply as well. Please speak with your supervisors and leadership regarding work schedules and mission essential status.
To learn more about the OKC "Shelter in Place" and exceptions visit the link below.
As a reminder, everyone should remain informed regarding the symptoms of COVID-19 (see links below). For those who believe they may have been exposed, please call the Tinker Hot Line at 405-582-6297. If you have been exposed to the coronavirus, do not come to the base. Stay home and contact your primary care doctor or the Tinker Hot Line.
Oklahoma State Department of Health COVID-19 Hotline: 877-215-8336
COVID-19 - https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/summary.html
DoD COVID-19 - www.defense.gov/Explore/Spotlight/Coronavirus/
Tinker Website – https://www.tinker.af.mil/coronavirus/
Oklahoma Department of Health - https://coronavirus.health.ok.gov/
CDC Health Travel Notices - https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/notices/