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April 17, 2023

Radford Army Ammunition Plant, Virginia agreed to pay a state fine of more than $21,000 for excessive levels of nitroglycerin, copper and lead in wastewater, The Roanoke Times reported. The plant is managed by BAE Systems Inc….

Lendlease has completed the renovation of 170 units at Campbell Crossing, a military housing community for junior enlisted families at Fort Campbell, Kentucky, according to Multi-Housing News. The improvements were part of a larger $300 million development plan for the property.

File photo of Radford Army Ammunition Plant by The Roanoke Times

April 17, 2023

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