|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Sat, 20 Feb 2010 05:32:10 -0800 (PST)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] REUSE: Concord Naval Weapons Station (CA)|
Concord awaits Navy's decision on weapons station By Paul Thissen Contra Costa Times (CA) February 19, 2010CONCORD - The swath of hills and grassland expands in all directions from the ridge where Michael Wright stands.
He raises his arm toward the horizon, pointing out what could be built at the shuttered Concord Naval Weapons Station — townhouses here, a park there, a university campus in that nearly hidden valley.
It's easy to envision while looking at the city's color-coded maps of the plan.
But here, for now, the land has different masters. Squirrels scurry across the sod roofs of hundreds of padlocked munitions bunkers. Birds of prey rest on abandoned power lines. Cattle wander amid the 55 miles of rusting railroad tracks.
... For the entire article, see http://www.contracostatimes.com/news/ci_14435579?nclick_check=1 -- 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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