• Assistant Sec. Bayer Quits; Navy Promises Not to Eliminate Position

    Assistant Sec. Bayer Quits; Navy Promises Not to Eliminate Position0

    The top Navy official overseeing installations has resigned, the Navy announced Friday in a brief statement. It said Phyllis Bayer, assistant secretary for energy, installations and environment, plans to “retire from government and pursue other opportunities.” The service said it has already begun searching for her successor, stating again that it will not eliminate the

  • Environmental Analysis Supports Expanding China Lake Operations0

    A Navy environmental analysis released this month supports the continued operation of Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake and a 25 percent increase in training activities at the southeastern California base. The Final Environmental Impact Statement/Legislative Environmental Impact Statement was conducted with the cooperation of the Bureau of Land Management, reported the Deseret Dispatch.

  • Authority Holds First Public Meeting on Reuse of Willow Grove0

    The Horsham LRA held the first of several public meetings on Monday intended to collect public input on possible uses for the 892 surplus acres at Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Willow Grove. The redevelopment authority’s late start on crafting a reuse plan is a direct result of then-Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell’s attempt to turn the Philadelphia-area site into a state-run homeland security hub …