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In the News
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 —...
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.