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March 21, 2019

A statement from JSC Occupational Health

In response to air quality concerns for the JSC Community, we have conducted air quality monitoring on the north side of JSC, and SCTF and Ellington Field. At this time,... More »

March 21, 2019

Air Quality

Deer Park is under a shelter in place, and several area schools, including CCISD have canceled outdoor activities due to the detection of Benzene after the fire in Deer Park.... More »

March 20, 2019

Update: Deer Park Fire

From the City of Deer Park -06:00AM - As confirmed by the most recent press release from Intercontinental Terminals Company (ITC), the fire at their Deer Park facility was officially... More »

March 19, 2019

Deer Park Fire

The Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management has created a web page with information regarding the fire in Deer Park. In addition to air quality information, the website... More »

March 18, 2019

JSC is Not at Risk from Deer Park Fire

JSC is currently not at risk from the plume of the industrial fire in Deer Park. The National Weather Service is monitoring winds and we will update this site should... More »

January 27, 2019

FAQs on Retroactive Pay

You can read about the plans for retroactive pay for furloughed employees here, or you can go to to find more information. More »

January 25, 2019

JSC Returns to Normal Operations on Monday

A note from the Center Director: JSC Team, The center will return to normal operations on Monday, January 28th.  As we reopen the center, please communicate with your supervisor if... More »

January 25, 2019

Government Expected to Reopen

The President has said he will sign a 3 week CR to reopen the Federal Government.  The bill has to pass the Congress and then the President is expected to... More »

January 23, 2019

Second Notice of Furlough Status

NASA civil servants are authorized to check work email and acknowledge receipt of a second furlough notice if you are able to do so virtually without extraordinary measures or needing... More »

January 23, 2019

Starport Exchange Hosts: JSC Unites – Employee Furlough Support Open House

The government shutdown affects our entire JSC community, civil servants and contractors.  The Starport Exchange is bringing organizations together to help answer questions about employee benefits, loan programs, employee assistance,... More »