Environmental News

Ansbach celebrates Arbor Day with CYS children

Ansbach celebrates Arbor Day with CYS children

Across the United States, Arbor Day is celebrated to highlight the importance of trees to our survival and to encourage people to plant more trees. Ansbach military community children assisted the garrison commander and command sergeant major at the CYS playground planting five trees.

May 4, 2021 ×
Grow your own greens – urban gardening comes to Ansbach

Grow your own greens – urban gardening comes to Ansbach

USAG Ansbach is giving the community an opportunity to start their own urban gardening project on the installation.

April 8, 2021 ×
USAG Ansbach Plastic-Free Month Tips

USAG Ansbach Plastic-Free Month Tips

U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach contributes to environmental protection by hosting and promoting a plastic-free month in April. The garrison-wide initiative centers on the reduction of plastic products used on a daily basis, enhancing our awareness and understanding of the use of plastic in our everyday life, and providing ways to avoid them.

April 7, 2021 ×
Monthly bulk waste pick-up schedule 2021

Monthly bulk waste pick-up schedule 2021

Once a month a pick-up of bulk trash takes place in all USAG Ansbach housing areas. Housing residents can place their bulky items in the grassy area near the road by their building on the evening prior to the scheduled day, as pick-up can be as early as 7 a.m. It is important that no bulk items are placed anywhere outside that assigned time frame!

January 11, 2021 ×
USAG Ansbach community member has overwhelming impact on the garrison beekeeping program

USAG Ansbach community member has overwhelming impact on the garrison beekeeping program

The USAG Ansbach beekeeping program has grown five fold over the past year, with the addition of one dedicated and enthusiastic member.

June 18, 2020 ×

Routine Legionella sampling completed

The Directorate of Public Works completed a garrison-wide Legionella sampling for drinking water this week in the Illesheim area, and the Ansbach area is scheduled for May 26-29.

May 26, 2020 ×
Every day is Arbor Day in USAG Ansbach

Every day is Arbor Day in USAG Ansbach

The work of garrison arborists never stops. Year round, certified and experienced tree specialists care for USAG Ansbach’s tree population.

April 24, 2020 ×

U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach delivers PFAS report

ANSBACH, Germany (Jan. 10, 2020) — Personnel from U.S. Army…

January 14, 2020 ×
Close up pouring purified fresh drink water from the bottle on table in living room

USAG Ansbach drinking water tested safe against lead

The U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach Directorate of Public Works (DPW) sampled water from the Urlas Family Housing Area, Ansbach Elementary School, and Katterbach Fitness Center in July.

October 24, 2019 ×

Findings of Remedial Investigation/Feasibility Study at former Fire Department Training Site at Katterbach Kaserne

ANSBACH, Germany (Aug. 20, 2019) — U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach…

August 20, 2019 ×