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September 27, 2023

The Beavercreek City Council passed an ordinance this week to deter potential investors with “malicious intent” from purchasing land near Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, according to WHIO TV. “We expect all developers to comply with any applicable federal requirements and appreciate the city’s efforts to ensure they do so,” an installation spokesperson said….

The federal government has agreed to pay Guam almost $49 million for the cleanup of a former Navy landfill transferred to the island 53 years ago, as Stars and Stripes reported.

Air Force photo by Wesley Farnsworth

September 27, 2023

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