- July 19, 2018
The Association of Defense Communities is joining forces with the Governor's Military Council of California to host a special two-day event bringing key leaders from around the state and DOD to explore issues that are defining the future of California's defense communities.
The Association of Defense Communities is bringing its Base Redevelopment Forum back to its roots. First held in Portland, Maine in 2013, this Forum has become the nation’s leading forum focused on large-scale redevelopment. Our focus is beyond BRAC; it is about advancing economic opportunity through community-driven redevelopment.
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State and local funds will be used to support a mixed-use development near the southern border of F.E. Warren AFB in southeast Wyoming designed to improve the quality of life for hundreds of personnel. Last month the State Loan and Investment Board approved $4.3 million in grants and loans to the city of Cheyenne toREAD MORE
A 104-turbine wind farm covering 22,000 acres in North Carolina does not interfere with the Navy’s relocatable over-the-horizon radar located in southeastern Virginia but the developer’s original plan to expand it could affect the radar system, according to a new study by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The study essentially validates the model MIT developedREAD MORE
Projects designed to protect the training and testing missions at Fort Benning, Ga., and Fort Huachuca, Ariz., through the purchase of conservation easements that preserve water resources and the habitat of at-risk species have been named winners of the 2018 REPI Challenge. The challenge, an initiative of DOD’s Readiness and Environmental Integration program, aims toREAD MORE
F-16 flight operations by the Arizona Air National Guard’s 162nd Wing at Tucson International Airport would increase by about 16 percent under a plan to base a training unit of the Taiwan Air Force there. The proposal, which also calls for the construction of a new gate and security complex, concluded that basing 14 TaiwaneseREAD MORE
The $8 billion redevelopment of the former Hunters Point Naval Shipyard in San Francisco has been set back two or more years amid questions as to whether parcels conveyed to the city have been properly cleaned up. Much of the project has been suspended, but homes currently under construction on a 75-acre parcel will beREAD MORE
Keynote sessions from the 2018 Defense Communities National Summit, along with other conference highlights, are now available on ADC’s YouTube channel: Opening keynote — Lucian Niemeyer, assistant secretary of defense for energy, installations and environment; and Phyllis Bayer, assistant secretary of the Navy for energy, installations and environment Creating Great American Defense Communities keynote —READ MORE