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A Change in Media Access Hours to Camp Williams

News Release
September 06, 2005

Camp Williams, Utah * The hours of media access to Camp Williams are changing, effective Wednesday, September 7, 2005. In addition, some new rules will take effect.

The new media access hours are from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, and 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Saturday and Sunday. Consideration will be given to special requests for access before and after those hours.

Media will be allowed to do live shots on the base during the access hours. Live shots after hours can be done outside the main gate.

Media that plans to enter the base must check in at the Joint Information Center (JIC) before entering the main gate. Entry to the JIC is directly across Redwood Road from the main gate to Camp Williams. The JIC is in the south building.

There is also a list of new rules for media guests at Camp Williams. Violation of these rules may result in media being asked to leave the base for the duration of this operation. Complaint about media activities on the base may also result in media being asked to leave.

- The Readiness Center is off limits to media
- The barracks (living quarters) are off limits to media
- Access to the mess hall requires a PIO escort
- Media access to the base will be closed at 7:00 p.m.
- Please respect the wishes of evacuees. If they do not want to be interviewed or photographed, do not push the issue.

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