SB 14-157, Base Relocation and Closure Study (M. Carroll – Cadman)

The U.S. Dept. of Defense will start the next Base Realignment and Closure evaluations in 2015.  During that process, the Department, which is in the process of reducing its budget, may seek to close bases.  In an effort to retain and even expand Colorado military bases, the bill commissions a report by the Colorado Department of Military and Veterans Affairs to examine the strategic and economic advantages of military missions in Colorado. Signed by Governor. Read more here.