Fort Indiantown Gap to hold demolitions, artillery training

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People who live and work near Fort Indiantown Gap may hear increased noise during demolitions and artillery training this month.

Artillery training will be conducted April 7-11, mortars training will be conducted April 11-14, and demolitions training will be conducted April 12-13, all between 8 a.m. and 11 p.m.

In addition, water operations training will be conducted at Marquette Lake on April 8-12. Fishing will be permitted only from the shoreline during the training, and signs will be posted around the lake as a reminder.

Fort Indiantown Gap is the only live-fire, maneuver military training facility in Pennsylvania. Training that is expected to result in increased noise levels is announced as a courtesy to nearby residents.

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