In Our Communities [01/27/2021]
In Our Communities [01/27/2021]

A new report by the U.S. Department of the Army found that Fort Riley in Kansas had $1.81 billion in direct fiscal impact on the Flint Hills region in fiscal year 2020... Contractors involved in the border wall construction have been informed by the Biden...

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In Our Communities [01/25/2021]

Read how JobsOhio has pushed for decentralized economic aid and community support in recent years to attract military families, entrepreneurs and veterans to the Buckeye State... Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has put together a working group from the state’s veterans...

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In Our Communities [1/22/2021]

Presidio of Monterey, Calif. began construction of an $80 million, 44 acre housing project in the Ord Military Community. The 100 home project, started Jan. 14., will provide housing for junior enlisted and their families... The Department of Defense is extending the...

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In Our Communities [1/20/2021]

Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command (NAVFAC) Southwest awarded $750 million to multiple contractors for new construction, repair, and renovation of waterfront facilities at various government installations in the region... Naval Station Norfolk held a ribbon...

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Norquist to Serve as Acting SecDef

The Biden team has selected Deputy Secretary of Defense David Norquist to serve as the acting secretary of defense while retired Army General Lloyd Austin receives confirmation from Congress, according to Defense News. “For those of us who are political, we’re...

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In Our Communities [1/15/2021]

A $2.4 million gym renovation at Kingsley Field Air National Guard Base in Oregon that began in April 2020 has been completed... U.S. Army Garrison Fort Hamilton’s partnership with the New York City Police Department was selected for a 2020 Army Partnership Award......

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In Our Communities [1/13/2021]

The Army will conduct the fifth Army Partnership Awards Ceremony this Wednesday, Jan. 13 at 11:00 EST, hosted by Assistant Secretary of the Army for Installations, Energy, and Environment, Hon Alex Beehler, and the Deputy Chief of Staff of the Army, G-9...

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