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Operation Homefront, a nonprofit dedicated to building strong, stable and secure military families, is accepting nominations for the 2020 Military Child of the Year Awards and applications for the 2020 Military Child of the Year Award for Innovation, the Warrensburg, Mo., Daily Star-Journal reported. Nominations are open through Dec. 9 and all awards will beREAD MORE
From major weather events that have seriously damaged multiple installations to increasing concerns about cyber threats, installation resilience is happening in real-time where new ideas and innovation are necessary and tested daily. It’s a fast-moving issue across DOD, industry and community partners, and successful solutions will rely on collaboration across all three groups. Join usREAD MORE
A new Rand Corp. research report, “Improving Army Installation Facility and Land Use Deals and Partnerships,” advocates that these agreements can provide installations with major benefits such as cost savings to improve installation operations, according to the study’s introductory synopsis. The partnerships that often produce the most financial benefits involve installation real estate, buildings, andREAD MORE
Fort Carson, Colo., near Colorado Springs, is a new smart transportation test site for a new US Ignite autonomous vehicle (AV) pilot program that will focus on reducing transportation costs, improving public safety and deliver faster services, according to a press release. US Ignite, a non‐profit dedicated to accelerating smart city initiatives, is coordinating theREAD MORE
The Pentagon is raising awareness of technology-facilitated domestic abuse as part of this month’s Domestic Violence Prevention Month campaign, a DOD feature article reported last week. The campaign’s tagline, Mobilize Help for Safer Relationships, aims to alert the military community that domestic abuse can happen across many communication platforms, according to the article. Technology-facilitated domesticREAD MORE
Is your defense community involved in a project or initiative to support an installation or military quality of life issue that represents a novel approach or an advance toward local improvement? If so, ADC wants to hear about it. At Installation Innovation Forum 2020 scheduled Feb. 10-12 in San Antonio, Texas, ADC will highlight upREAD MORE
The Army is outlining new steps to improve housing for soldiers and their families while demanding accountability from privatized housing contractors and commanders, Reuters reported Wednesday. Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy told Reuters privatized military housing contractors operating on installations have committed $500 million to address poor conditions, the report said. McCarthy also said more fundingREAD MORE