|From:||Lenny Siegel <LSiegel@cpeo.org>|
|Date:||Tue, 13 Jan 2015 15:05:59 -0800 (PST)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] REUSE: Army unwilling to make free tramsfer of Umatilla Chemical Depot (OR)|
Army reversal echoes 2011 fight over depot by Jade McDowell East Oregonian January 7, 2015For those involved in planning the redevelopment of the Umatilla Chemical Depot land, Monday’s Columbia Development Authority meeting must have come with a sense of déjà vu.
For the second time in less than five years, they learned the Army wanted to reverse course on giving the property to the local reuse authority for economic development, threatening once again to cast aside more than two decades of work at the local level.
This time, the Pentagon said it didn’t think it could turn the land over at no cost to the Columbia Development Authority, which doesn’t have funds to purchase it.
... For the entire article, seehttp://www.eastoregonian.com/eo/local-news/20150107/army-reversal- echoes-2011-fight-over-depot
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