2010 CPEO Military List Archive

From: Lenny Siegel <lsiegel@cpeo.org>
Date: Wed, 9 Jun 2010 08:01:13 -0700 (PDT)
Reply: cpeo-military
Subject: [CPEO-MEF] MUNITIONS, RUSE: Camp Bonneville (WA) funding
Army vows to help fund cleanup at Bonneville

County works to terminate contractor after four years

By Erik Robinson
Columbian (WA)
June 9, 2010

Contractors may come and go, but Clark County will have the resources necessary to turn Camp Bonneville into a park, an Army official vowed Tuesday.

The statement by the U.S. Army's project manager comes as Clark County works to terminate the contractor hired four years ago to turn the former east county artillery range into a county park.

"The Army stands by ensuring that Clark County has the proper resources," said Bill O'Donnell, the Army's Virginia-based project manager for Camp Bonneville.

The cleanup stalled late last year when the main subcontractor removing unexploded ordnance pulled out after Army funding dried up. Cost overruns and funding disputes reached a stalemate between the Army and the county's lead contractor, Bonneville Conservation Restoration and Renewal Team, headed by Mike Gage, a former deputy mayor of Los Angeles who had previously worked with the Trust for Public Lan


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