• Regional Urban Design Guidelines

    Regional Urban Design Guidelines

    FORA is undertaking the development of new regional urban design guidelines. Learn more and get involved.

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  • Fort Ord Dunes Beach


    to the natural beauty of the former Fort Ord in Monterey County, California.

  • FORA Office in Marina

    Fort Ord Reuse Authority

    We are the regional planning authority working to implement the Fort Ord Reuse Plan.

  • Economy


    Implementation of the Fort Ord Base Reuse Plan is laying the groundwork for sustainable development.

  • CSUMB Library


    The former Fort Ord is the regional center of a growing world-class educational community.

  • Fort Ord lands


    Conserving ecological resources of the former base is a main tenet of the Fort Ord Base Reuse Plan.

  • The Three E's: Economy, Education, Environment

    Economy, Education & Environment

    Designation of the Fort Ord National Monument embodies the spirit of collaboration at the former Fort Ord.

Regional Urban Design Guidelines Process - Join the Conversation!

Heroes' Open and Honor Our Fallen

You are invited to participate in the former Fort Ord Regional Urban Design Guidelines process now by going online at FORA.MindMixer.com. Then, look for information on the upcoming Design Ford Ord Charrette, February 2-13, 2015 . Check back for updates.

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Media Releasenew

Fort Ord Reuse Authority (FORA) and the City of Marina have agreed in principle to a resolution of
the pending litigation involving Preston Park.

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Executive Officer's Message

Executive Officer, Michael Houlemard

The Fort Ord Reuse Authority (FORA), created by the California State Legislature in 1994, oversees and facilitates former Fort Ord conversion from military to civilian activities to support local and regional communities. Central to conversion is local jurisdiction-based economic recovery, educational reuse, and environmental protection and conservation–the three “Es.”

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Board Meeting Videos

The meetings are recorded by AMP Media and televised following each meeting:
• Marina/Peninsula Channel 25: Sunday @9:00am
• Monterey Channel 25: Monday @ 1:00pm

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