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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 »

January 22, 2019

Houston Relief Hub Provides Assistance to Federal Employees

The Houston Relief Hub along with Mayor Sylvester Turner’s Office and local non-profit partners have joined forces to assist federal workers during the furlough.  Impacted workers can apply for financial... More »

January 22, 2019

Space Center Houston Extends Free Admission Through Jan 31

To assist furloughed JSC employees,  Space Center Houston is offering FREE admission of up to 3 guests with a badged NASA employee though  January 31st.  A NASA badge must be... More »

January 16, 2019

A Message from the Center Director

JSC team, Unfortunately, at this moment I don’t have any updates on when the shutdown will be resolved.  Continue to check this website daily. Personally, I’ve been at NASA... More »

January 16, 2019

The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Offers Resources

The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) has put together a list of helpful resources for furloughed employees. You can access these resources in the Helpful Information for JSC Employees section of... More »