• Fort Knox Region Builds Replica Vietnam War Memorial to Honor Fallen Servicemembers

    Fort Knox Region Builds Replica Vietnam War Memorial to Honor Fallen Servicemembers0

    The Greater Fort Knox Region, Ky., a 2018 Great American Defense Community, has a long history of exemplary support to soldiers and families stationed at the famed installation as well as the thousands of veterans and military retirees who call the region home. That includes the region’s Vietnam veterans. After the traveling Vietnam Memorial wall

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  • City of White Hall Seeks Compatible Use Study Proposals for Pine Bluff Arsenal

    City of White Hall Seeks Compatible Use Study Proposals for Pine Bluff Arsenal0

    White Hall, Ark., seeks proposals from qualified firms to prepare a Compatible Use Study for Pine Bluff Arsenal (PBA), including the City of Pine Bluff and Jefferson County, to address the encroachment and compatibility issues facing PBA today. Interested firms must demonstrate knowledge and experience in community planning, development and land use issues, fiscal impact analysis,

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  • Capitol Hill Negotiators Near Deal on Disaster Relief Package

    Capitol Hill Negotiators Near Deal on Disaster Relief Package0

    Senate and House negotiators are nearing agreement on a long-delayed disaster relief package, CQ reported Monday. Several last-minute snags, including how to extend legal authority for the lapsed Violence Against Women Act were holding up the disaster and humanitarian aid before lawmakers leave town for the Memorial Day recess. Senate Republicans seek temporary renewal of VAWA programs through

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  • New Group Hopes to Work Together on Fort Meade-Area Issues

    New Group Hopes to Work Together on Fort Meade-Area Issues0

    The newly formed Maryland Defense and Aerospace Consortium is set to hold its first meeting Tuesday in Washington. Army Undersecretary Ryan McCarthy will join the meeting, Defense News reported. The group includes representatives from DOD, industry, workforce organizations and local universities. Rep. Anthony Brown (D-Md.), a member of the Armed Services Committee. He assembled the

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    In an effort to ensure On Base is best serving the needs of its readers, we are asking you to fill out a five-question, online survey. Your feedback is important to us so that we can consider possible changes to improve the newsletter’s format and content. Everyone who fills out the survey will be entered

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  • Meet the 2019 Communities

    Meet the 2019 Communities0

    Read the official press release and learn more about the Great American Defense Communities program.

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