Accession Number : ADA284380
Title : Final Environmental Impact Statement. Disposal and Reuse of Portions of Grissom Air Force Base, Indiana
Descriptive Note : Final rept.
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC
Report Date : Sep 1994
Pagination or Media Count : 525
Abstract : Pursuant to the Base Closure and Realignment Act of 1990, Grissom AFB is scheduled for realignment in September 1994. This Environmental Impact Statement has been prepared in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act to analyze the potential environmental consequences of the disposal and reasonable alternatives for reuse of the base. The document includes analyses of community setting, land use and aesthetics, transportation, utilities, hazardous materials and hazardous waste management, soils and geology, water resources, air quality, noise, biological resources, and cultural resources. Two reuse alternatives were examined: a Proposed Action that includes industrial and commercial development, and a Joint Use Aviation Alternative that features a civilian aircraft component along with commercial.
Descriptors : *AIR POLLUTION , *ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENTS , CLOSURES , POLICIES , AIRCRAFT , TRAFFIC , EROSION , DRAINAGE , CONGESTION , RESOURCE MANAGEMENT , AVOIDANCE , LAND USE , WATER RESOURCES , WETLANDS , PRESERVATION , HAZARDOUS WASTES , DISPOSAL , WASTE MANAGEMENT , AIR QUALITY , REFUELING , NOISE POLLUTION , AIR FORCE FACILITIES , REPLACEMENT , SOILS , GEOLOGY , COMMUNITIES , EMPLOYMENT , ECONOMIC IMPACT
Subject Categories : Air Pollution and Control
Solid Wastes Pollution and Control
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE