• White House Releases Excess Properties List

    The White House Wednesday posted an interactive map showing one-half of the 14,000 unneeded federal properties it hopes to dispose of by creating a civilian BRAC commission. Readers also can download a list of the 12,000 buildings and structures currently designated as excess. The Obama administration also sent Congress draft legislation needed to authorize the administration’s plan to establish a Civilian Property Realignment Board to expedite the disposal of excess property …

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  • Opponents to Airport at Willow Grove Gain Strength

    The Hatboro-Horsham School Board on Monday became the latest local entity to go on record opposing converting Naval Air Station Willow Grove into a civilian airport, joining Horsham, Warminster and Montgomery townships in suburban Philadelphia in voting against using the facility’s airfield as an airport. Many residents and local officials have said they oppose continued use of the runway after the base is closed …

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  • Port Signs $76M Sales Contract for Ingleside

    The Port of Corpus Christi approved an agreement Monday to sell about 800 acres at the former Naval Station Ingleside to Houston-based Canyon Supply and Logistics for $75.8 million. The company plans to develop the industrial part of the facility into an offshore service complex for the oil and gas industry, providing 2,500 jobs within five years …

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