Accession Number:

ADA611132

Title:

General Plan Environmental Assessment for Joint Base Andrews-Naval Air Facility, Washington, Maryland

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

SCIENCE APPLICATIONS INC MCLEAN VA

Report Date:

2011-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

201.0

Abstract:

Joint Base Andrews-Naval Air Facility, Washington, Maryland Andrews is proposing to update the installations General Plan. Major changes have occurred at Andrews since the last General Plan was completed in 2003. Some of the key changes to the existing conditions at Andrews since the last General Plan Update are implementation of Base Realignment and Closure BRAC initiatives, privatization of Military Family Housing MFH, privatization of the water and natural gas systems and other utility systems, construction of the William B. Jones building, and the creation of Joint Base Andrews-Naval Air Facility, Washington, Maryland. The General Plan Update will provide the installations and unit commanders at Andrews a current vision for future development that creates efficiencies in base operations and resolves incompatible land use issues on the installation. The U.S. Air Force, Air Force District Washington AFDW, and Andrews have prepared this environmental assessment EA in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act NEPA the Council of Environmental Quality regulations implementing the NEPA and Title 32, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 989, as amended, The Environmental Impact Analysis Process EIAP. The Proposed Action would implement the projects contained within the General Plan Update at Andrews with proposed improvements that would include construction, demolition, renovation, and maintenance activities within the main base, the Brandywine Receiver Station, and the Davidsonville Transmitter Station.

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
  • Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE