|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Thu, 22 Oct 2009 10:36:22 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] ENCROACHMENT: Malmstrom Air Force Base (MT) Joint Land Use Study|
County gets grant to study development near MAFB By KARL PUCKETT Tribune Staff Writer October 22, 2009Cascade County has received a $165,513 federal grant to study development around Malmstrom Air Force Base in Great Falls and its missile complex spread across nine northcentral Montana counties.
"This is a way to get in front of various land-use issues," said Joe Briggs, chairman of the Cascade County Commission.
Development that could clash with current or future Air Force missions and military activities that could affect local communities will be studied, he said.
The grant came from the U.S. Department of Defense's Joint Land Use Study program, which works to limit development that is incompatible with military missions.
... For the entire article, see http://www.greatfallstribune.com/article/20091022/NEWS01/910220309/County-gets-grant-to-study-development-near-MAFB -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <email@example.com> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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