Tuesday, March 2, 2010

Alert-Quantico Marine Base Exercises

Fairfax County residents may experience an increase in noise as a resultof scheduled training exercises at the Marine Corps Base Quantico thisweek. The Marine base will be conducting munitions training from 6 a.m.to 8:30 p.m. daily through this Friday, March 5. According to the MarineCorps, the overcast conditions may increase the noise and vibration asthe sound bounces off the clouds. Any questions regarding the trainingor noise should be directed to the Quantico Public Affairs Office at703-784-2741.