Features

The garrison VAT office is located in Bldg. 2915, Panzer Kaserne.

Welcome to Stuttgart: Understanding SOFA, Status of Forces Agreement

Learn how SOFA affects you to save cost and prevent potential mistakes while living overseas.

June 28, 2017 ×
Tick season is here: tips to avoid, test ticks

Tick season is here: tips to avoid, test ticks

The transmission of lyme disease peaks during the months of May to August, however, ticks have been out since February this year.

June 28, 2017 ×
Those who fall under SOFA are eligible for a variety of tax relief.

Welcome to Stuttgart: Tax relief found under SOFA

Those who fall under SOFA are eligible for a variety of tax relief.

June 27, 2017 ×
Rick Beigler (left), USAG Stuttgart Jewish lay leader, and Muslim Navy Chaplain (Cmdr.) Abuhena Saifulislam share thoughts at the garrison's National Prayer Breakfast, May 4, 2017. Photo by John Reese, USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs

Welcome to Stuttgart: Religious services in the community

The Stuttgart military community is one of many faiths.

June 26, 2017 ×
Crowded, narrow Tubingen  street during holiday shopping.
Photo by John Reese, USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs

Welcome to Stuttgart: How to shop like a local

Shopping in in Germany can be a very positive experience and shoppers will find most of the same things that they’re used to back in the States.

June 23, 2017 ×
A prescription is filled at the Patch pharmacy. Photo by USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs

Welcome to Stuttgart: Heathcare explained for incoming personnel

The health system for service members, retirees, civilians and their families in Stuttgart consists of local health services and host nation medical facilities for inpatient, outpatient primary and specialty care, and LRMC.

June 23, 2017 ×
Welcome to Stuttgart: FMWR offers a wide variety of services for the community

Welcome to Stuttgart: FMWR offers a wide variety of services for the community

Keeping the military resilient and ready to fight takes a balance of work and play.

June 22, 2017 ×
Learn about public transportation in Germany.

Welcome to Stuttgart: Getting around using public transport in Germany

The German transit system service is a vast, extensive network of stations that are accessible to almost everywhere within the Stuttgart area.

June 22, 2017 ×
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Welcome to Stuttgart: Make new friends by volunteering or joining community organizations

Agencies throughout the Stuttgart community are always on the lookout for new volunteers.

June 21, 2017 ×
Girl Scout Ambassador and SHS junior Rachael Dickenson is show in her Gold Award project garden. Photo by Glenn K. Dickenson

Girl Scout earns Gold Award with Patch Middle School project

Sixth grade science curriculum at Patch Middle School features several labs on growing plants and studying their development.

June 20, 2017 ×
If your pet is flying with you, be at the airport at least an hour and a half before departure, and remember to have your pet passport with you at all times.

Leaving Stuttgart: Using planes, trains and automobiles on the day you depart

Info and tips for the day you PCS out.

June 19, 2017 ×
Checklist of things to do before a PCS from Germany

Checklist of things to do before a PCS from Germany

Community members asked about the things they need to do before a PCS – here are the answers.

June 16, 2017 ×