Air Force Document Details $900 Million Disaster-Relief Shortfall; Still Seeks $3.3 Billion for Recovery
- April 17, 2019
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The draft version of the joint land use study for Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst will include recommendations for reducing traffic congestion as well as auto accidents within a five-mile perimeter of the central New Jersey installation. The firm that is preparing the study looked at traffic counts and accident data to project road conditions and capacity in 2015 and 2035 …READ MORE
The National Weather Service determined that the tornado that swept through Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., last week was an EF-2 in intensity with winds swirling from 111 to 135 mile per hour over a path that was five miles long and 1,000 feet wide. The tornado damaged more than 100 on-base housing units and tore the roofs off many buildings near the flightline …READ MORE
While service members and their families face a number of unmet needs, sometimes families are “overwhelmed with support,” hampering their ability to take advantage of available resources. “There’s so much information …READ MORE
The Port of Corpus Christi and the company that plans to turn the former Naval Station Ingleside into an offshore oil services complex are expected to agree Monday to contract terms over the purchase of the site located along the Texas Coastal Bend. Houston-based Canyon Supply and Logistics and the port signed a letter of intent in March to purchase a total of 910 acres of upland property for $102 million …READ MORE
A partnership formed last year between the Defense and Energy departments has already paid dividends for military installations, leading to $15 million in energy conservation savings at some of DOD’s 307,000 buildings. Under the agreement, officials from the two departments direct investments into conservation-related technologies for military installations and battlefield operations …READ MORE
The commander of Fort Carson is considering the possibility of taking advantage of available facilities at Pueblo Chemical Depot to provide space for a new combat aviation brigade slated to arrive in 2013. The related question of whether DOD still considers the chemical depot a BRAC site is still up in the air …READ MORE