Fort Gordon raises security level

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email
Fort Gordon's main gate.

Fort Gordon's main gate. (May 2, 2011 / WRDW-TV)

Monday, Sept. 5, 2011

FORT GORDON, Ga. -- Anyone planning to make a trip onto Fort Gordon this week should be aware they are increasing security at the gates.

With the 10th anniversary of 9/11 approaching, they have put a heightened level of Force Protection into effect starting Monday.

According to the release, there has been no direct threat. They are increasing the inspection level at all gates and personnel will be extra vigilant.

If you plan to access Fort Gordon, you should allow extra time. The action is to remain in effect until further notice.

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