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April 22, 2015 – Association of Defense Communities
Citing its concern about the Pentagon’s repeated calls for a new BRAC round, the House Appropriations Committee directs DOD to provide a comprehensive assessment of its infrastructure needs.
April 21, 2015 – U.S. Department of Defense
WASHINGTON, April 21, 2015 – The Department of Defense (DoD) has announced the winners of the 2015 Secretary of Defense Environmental Awards.
April 21, 2015 – Monterey Herald, By Phillip Molnar
Monterey – With a looming federal base closure round coming in 2017, Monterey wants to show government officials how important the relationship between their schools — the Naval Postgraduate School and Defense Language Institute at the Presidio — and the city are to both parties.
April 21, 2015 – WDTN.com (Ohio Channel 2 News), By Beairshelle Edme
FAIRBORN, Ohio (WDTN) – State lawmakers are making a big push to prepare for Base Realignment and Closures, better known as BRAC.
Their efforts could have a major impact on Wright Patterson Air Force Base (Wright Patt).
April 20, 2015 – Route Fifty (by Government Executive), By Bill Lucia
The former New York City mayor’s philanthropic arm will assist cities with things like open data and data-driven budgeting.
April 16, 2015 – Governing.com, By Liz Farmer
A new report examines the ways in which struggling cities mismanage federal grants and offers ideas for fixing it.
April 15, 2015 – LimaOhio.com, By Danae King
LIMA — Community and business leaders are brainstorming what the future holds for Lima.
Wednesday was the first day of a two-day think tank, or workshop, on workforce development in the county.
Association of Defense Communities – April 14, 2015
In a report presenting 66 actions the federal government could take to improve efficiency, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) reiterates the need for the Defense Department to improve its processes for identifying underutilized facilities as a prerequisite for consolidating or disposing of unneeded facilities.
Route Fifty (by Government Executive), By Jedidiah Gant and Bonner Gaylord – April 13, 2015
Building off successful cross-sector collaboration, public and private partnerships are pushing North Carolina’s capital city forward.
April 9, 2015 – National Governors Association
NGA Releases 2015 Summary of Governors’ Annual State of the State Addresses