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Matrix Design Group last month was awarded a contract by San Luis Obispo County to prepare a joint land use study for the areas surrounding Camp Roberts, located in the Central Coast region of California. The study is intended to reduce potential conflicts between the camp and surrounding areas while accommodating new growth, providing for environmental sustainability, supporting the facility’s operational missions …READ MORE
News Bulletin: The 440th Airlift Wing Community Council, the Milwaukee-area nonprofit that has promoted the missions and personnel at General Mitchell Air Reserve Station, is alive and well even though the installation closed four years ago after its primary mission relocated to North Carolina as a result of BRAC 2005 …READ MORE
In a move to boost the employment prospects of military spouses, the federal government has waived a two-year window for spouses of service members disabled or killed in the line of duty to qualify for a preferential hiring authority from federal agencies. A new rule published last month provides indefinite eligibility for spouses who are not prepared to enter the workforce within two years because they are still grieving, attending school, or caring for children or their disabled spouse …READ MORE
Yesterday, while speaking aboard a Navy aircraft, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta warned that if Congress fails to reach an agreement in the debt-ceiling talks and massive cuts are automatically triggered in DoD, that the U.S. unemployment rate could increase by 1% …READ MORE
Starting this fall, the Naval Postgraduate School will offer the military’s first graduate program in energy, a move intended to advance the service’s effort to improve its energy security. “Energy is not just an issue for the future, or just the young officers and policy experts that make up NPS’s student population …READ MORE
The central Georgia district of Rep. Austin Scott briefly was altered to include a second Air Force base while the state’s General Assembly drew up new congressional districts. Scott’s 8th District already includes Robins AFB; the revision would have extended the district to include Moody AFB, at the bottom of the state, as well …READ MORE
Growth in Harford County, Md., may fall 10,000 jobs short of what planners expected as a result of new activities coming to Aberdeen Proving Ground due to BRAC, but on other fronts, the news is good. Average household incomes have climbed and the county’s supply of houses on the market has fallen from an 18-month inventory to a six-month one …READ MORE