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Growth of bases means more creature comforts for feds

For military bases in the national capital region, forget the "closure" part of Base Realignment and Closure. The 2005 BRAC round means huge growth at bases around Washington, and along with it, a need for new infrastructure and creature comforts for the growing workforce.

Tags: DoD , BRAC Impact , DISA , Fort Meade , Fort Belvoir , David Bullock , Dan Thomas , Don Carr , Travis Edwards , Mark Center , Jared Serbu

Tuesday - 05/10/2011, 08:23pm EDT
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Part 5: Impact of BRAC on military health care; Era ends at Walter Reed

The health care of wounded warriors, military members and their families in the area is about to change forever, and the change is historic. And, after 102 years, Walter Reed Medical Center will close.

Tags: BRAC Impact , health care , Walter Reed , Fort Belvoir , National Naval Medical Center , Darci Marchese

Tuesday - 05/10/2011, 01:02pm EDT
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Bethesda expected to get hit hard by BRAC traffic

Traffic in the Route 355 corridor around NIH is only expected to get worse after the transition of employees from Walter Reed to the National Naval Medical Center.

Tags: Walter Reed , NIH , National Naval Medical Center , BRAC Impact , DoD , Kate Ryan

Tuesday - 05/10/2011, 10:54am EDT
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DoD benefitting from BRAC-inspired IT upgrades

Moving into a new building has allowed DISA to revamp its technology infrastructure, including consolidating circuits, servers and paper records. The Joint Task Force, National Capital Region Medical is building a new network to carry health data and applications for three services to share. Both organizations say without BRAC, these changes would have taken longer to happen.

Tags: BRAC Impact , DISA , Army , Jason Miller , technology , DoD , Henry Sienkiewicz , Chuck Chapdelaine , Joint Task Force National Capital Region Medical , Navy , Air Force , Ft. Meade , Records management , IP network , Health IT , data center consolidation

Tuesday - 05/10/2011, 10:52am EDT
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Ft. Meade commander sees more growth after BRAC

In a column for Federal News Radio, Ft. Meade Commander Col. Dan Thomas says, "By this fall, the official worker population of Fort Meade will have grown to more than 48,000. This is 13,000 more personnel than we had three years ago - you do the math: if BRAC growth is 5,400, who are all these other people?"

Tags: Ft. Meade , Dan Thomas , BRAC Impact , DISA , Defense Media Activity , Defense Adjudications , Cyber Command , Army , DoD

Tuesday - 05/10/2011, 11:01am EDT
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Survey: Feds anxiety over BRAC high

Federal News Radio conducted an online survey about how the changes to DoD's structure and facilities is affecting federal employees. Respondents expressed frustration over planning, concern over traffic, and doubt about whether moving offices will improve how they meet their mission.

Tags: BRAC Impact , telework , Collaboration , Ft. Meade , Jason Miller , DoD , DISA , Congress

Monday - 05/09/2011, 04:24pm EDT
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BRAC chair reflects on decisions, offers ideas for future

It is not inconceivable that as Congress and the administration debate the fiscal 2012 spending plan with an eye to the years that will follow, that there will be a need for another round of base realignments and closures.

Tags: Anthony Principi , DoD , Donald Rumsfeld , BRAC Impact

Monday - 05/09/2011, 03:30pm EDT
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Coming soon: the mother of all gridlock

D.C. has the second worst traffic in the nation but if we play our cards right, we might be able to overtake Los Angeles just in time for your next visit to headquarters! Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says we've identified the problem, now check out the solution.

Tags: BRAC Impact , traffic , Mike Causey

Monday - 05/09/2011, 02:53pm EDT
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Traffic, security concerns surround new Mark Center

WTOP's Hank Silverberg has a preview of his BRAC Impact report on the MARC Center in Alexandria.

Tags: BRAC Impact , DoD , Hank Silverberg , traffic , Parking , Metro , Mark Center

Monday - 05/09/2011, 11:40am EDT
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BRAC Impact: the series begins

BRAC means hundreds of thousands of lives, both federal and private, are about to change.

Tags: Federal Drive , BRAC Impact ,

Monday - 05/09/2011, 11:40am EDT
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