News Flash — September 1, 2016


Clay traffic update
Heerstrasse and King Streets are closed now through Sept. 16 due to construction. During this phase of road construction, drivers can reach the Clay Shoppette using Wheaton Avenue (road in front of Health Clinic); however, drivers will exit the Shoppette area via Orms Avenue and navigate to their destination using the outer ring road.

To access services in building 1201 on King Street (Army Wellness Center, Soldier Medical Readiness Center, Red Cross, Army Public Health Nursing and the SHARP program office) drivers can travel down Wheaton Avenue and use the Orms Avenue detour.

Upcoming road closures at the same intersection include:


  • Sept. 19 to Oct. 16, Lucas Street will be closed.
  • Oct. 24 to 28, the entire intersec­tion will be closed for final paving. (Heerstrasse, King St., Lucas Ave. and Wheaton Ave.)
  • Oct. 31, a portion of Wheaton Avenue directly in front of the Health Clinic will be closed to through traffic. The Health Clinic parking lot will be accessible from the north side only, via Boyd Boulevard.

Hainerberg traffic update
A new road segment along Virginiaweg is now open to all one-way traffic travel­ling from Texasstrasse to Arizonastrasse (in the direction of the Exchange to the Commissary) to facilitate the flow of traffic around Hainerberg. A portion of Texasstrasse near the chapel now facili­tates two-way traffic to provide vehicle access to facilities on Mississippistrasse. The section of Texasstrasse that passes in front of the elementary and middle schools is still one-way traffic in the direction of the Exchange. Access to the Self-Help Home Improvement Store or S.H.I.P. is still possible.


POV registration office
To help address long wait times, the Ve­hicle registration Office at Mainz-Kastel is no longer accepting walk-in customers starting Sept. 1. Customers can make same-day appointments either in person or by calling civ (0611) 143-548-7815 or DSN 548-7815 Monday to Friday 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Additional information regarding vehicle registration is at www.eur.army.mil/rmv/Vehicle_Registration/.


Commissary holiday hours
The Wiesbaden Commissary will be open for shopping from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 5.