|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Fri, 20 Apr 2012 17:57:47 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] ENCROACHMENT: Spokane County acts to protect Fairchild Air Force Base (WA)|
County approves land-use rules protecting base Mike Prager Spokane Spokesman-Review (WA) April 20, 2012New land-use rules to protect Fairchild Air Force Base from civilian encroachment won unanimous approval from Spokane County commissioners on Thursday.
They said the need to protect Fairchild as a military asset, but also an economic one, outweighed largely local concerns about the effect of the new rules on property values and uses.
"Fairchild Air Force Base is the No. 1 employer in the county," said Commissioner Al French prior to the vote. "This is targeted to try and protect the base."
... For the entire article, seehttp://www.spokesman.com/stories/2012/apr/20/county-approves-land-use- rules-protecting-base/
-- 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 <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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