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Big development at MARC station near Fort Meade

Maryland Transportation Secretary James Smith is joining other state, local and Fort Meade officials in breaking ground for a $180 million development to serve the growing number of people using MARC commuter rail service near the Army installation.

Tags: MARC , transit , DoD ,

Monday - 06/09/2014, 08:50am EDT

Fannie and Freddie, March Madness lobbying, & BRAC

On this week's Capital Impact show, Bloomberg Government analysts discuss Fannie and Freddie underwriting practices, how much colleges and universities spend on lobbying, and how BRAC is changing the area around Fort Meade.
March 28, 2013

Tags: acquisition , Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac , qualified mortgage rule , dodd-frank act , Consumer Financial Protection Bureau , Base Realignment and Closure , NSA , Cyber Command , DISA , lobbying , Allen Scott , Nela Richardson , Peter Crispino , The Arundel Voice , Peter Brusoe , Bloomberg Government , Capital Impact

Thursday - 03/28/2013, 06:26pm EDT

A tale of two (Maryland) schools

Host Mark Amtower is joined by Ellen Hemmerly, executive director of BWTech at the UMBC Research and Technology Park, and Capitol College President and CEO Mike Wood.
October 17, 2011(Encore presentation November 28, 2011)

Tags: acquisition , contracting , ellen hemmerly , bwtech , UMBC , capitol college , Mike Wood , cybersecurity , maryland cyber challenge , information technology , Mark Amtower , Amtower Off Center

Monday - 10/17/2011, 07:34pm EDT

Cyber Command

In about 18 months a new military cyber command should be up and running. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates signed a memo yesterday instructing the U.S. Strategic Command to start the planning process. The command will coordinate the Pentagon's efforts to defend its networks and conduct cyber warfare. The new command is expected to be based at be located at Fort Meade. The decision to launch the unit verifies the growing concern about the nation's cyber vulnerabilities.

Tags: technology , Pentagon , cyber , Robert Gates ,

Tuesday - 06/23/2009, 07:23pm EDT

BRAC side effect: Greener buildings

Because of mandates requiring new DoD buildings to meet minimum requirements for environmental design, tens of thousands of Defense employees are making moves from older, energy inefficient buildings into greener ones.

Tags: DoD , BRAC , BRAC Impact , Fort Belvoir , Bethesda National Naval Medical Center , LEED , U.S. Green Building Council , David Bullock , Travis Edwards , Don Carr , John Mateczun , Green buildings , Jared Serbu

Friday - 05/13/2011, 08:05am EDT

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

Tuesday - 05/10/2011, 08:23pm EDT

Part 4: A traffic 'meltdown' waiting to happen?

When Stewart Schwartz, executive director of the Coalition for Smarter Growth, takes a look at the local BRAC sites -- the Mark Center, Fort Belvoir, Quantico Marine Base, Bethesda Naval and Fort Meade -- he sees a "meltdown."

Tags: BRAC , Fort Belvoir , Quantico Marine Base , Mark Center , Bethesda Naval , Adam Tuss , DISA

Monday - 05/09/2011, 03:35pm EDT

DISA cuts ribbon on new headquarters

The Defense Information Systems Agency celebrated the ceremonial opening of its new 95-acre headquarters campus on Friday. Less than half of the 4,600 employees already work at its new headquarters at Fort Meade, Md. The agency expects the rest of its staff to move there from several northern Virginia locations by late August.

Tags: DoD , BRAC , DISA , Carroll Pollett , Barbara Mikulski , NSA , U.S. Cyber Command , David Bullock , Jared Serbu , DoD Report

Monday - 04/18/2011, 06:58am EDT

Westboro Baptist protests 'brute-beast' Ft. Meade students

Five members of the Westboro Baptist Church, infamous for anti-homosexual slurs and protests at military funerals, demonstrated outside an area school Thursday morning.

Tags: Westboro Baptist Church , Meade High School ,

Thursday - 04/14/2011, 09:03am EDT

DISA's telework helps take a bite out of BRAC

Reducing traffic at Fort Meade relies on telework.

Tags: technology , Telework Center , telework , Polycom , Suzanne Kubota , DISA , BRAC ,

Monday - 04/11/2011, 04:00am EDT
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