- October 19, 2018
Apply to join the 2019 Class of Great American Defense Communities. Celebrate your defense community for its outstanding support of the service members, families, and veterans who call your region home.
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.
ADC is launching a reboot of its annual fall policy event with a focus on defining the organization’s annual policy agenda. Join us November 8 in Washington, D.C.
Join us at the DOD Defense Energy & Water Forum for the leading industry event focused on defense installation resiliency. The Forum will feature expert panels and interactive discussions to dive into the key challenges facing the critical infrastructure of our military installations.
Innovation will provide the key to adapting to looming challenges and that begins with ADC’s Installation Innovation Forum 2019.
After discovering there is a significant difference in overhead costs recorded by the Navy’s four shipyards, the House Appropriations Committee is recommending the service review its shipyard operations and eliminate unnecessary overhead charges. The committee also called for funds in the spending measure to be shifted from overhead to depot maintenance to reduce overhead costs at the three shipyards with the highest overhead rates …READ MORE
President Obama and Vice President Biden launched an initiative Monday to identify and eliminate misspent dollars in every agency and department across the federal government. Under the executive order signed by the president, Biden will oversee efforts by cabinet agencies to eliminate government waste and improve efficiency …READ MORE
For military spouses, one of the stresses of being part of a military family and moving to a new state every two to three years is having to obtain a new professional license, which states require for medical occupations as well as teaching, social work and other fields. “I gave up education as a profession because of all that was involved in obtaining licensure with each move …READ MORE
Fiscal year 2012 funding for the Office of Economic Adjustment would climb by $41 million to $91.8 million, under the draft defense spending bill the House Appropriations Committee is slated to mark up Tuesday. The agency was allocated $50.8 million for the current year in the spending compromise Congress reached in April …READ MORE
The city of Corpus Christi seeks proposals for a Joint Land Use Study addressing compatible land uses for areas surrounding Naval Air Station Corpus Christi, two Navy training fields — Waldron Field and Cabaniss Field — and Corpus Christi International Airport. The deadline for submitting proposals is July 8 …READ MORE