Announcements & Events
Economic Development Internship
The Fort Ord Reuse Authority is seeking internship candidates for the coming CSUMB academic year.
FORA’s Economic Development program focuses on advancing regional economic recovery goals established in the 1997 Base Reuse Plan (BRP). Program strategies include: building on regional economic strengths; engaging regional partners & stakeholders; developing and maintain information resources; pursuing new and retaining existing businesses; and measuring and reporting progress on goals.
More information about the Economic Development program and initiatives can be found here: www.OrdForward.org. To apply for this opportunity please go to the Monterey Bay Internship link at the button below or send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 5pm August 9, 2019.
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS
Intent to Bid Hazardous Material and Building Removal
The Fort Ord Reuse Authority (FORA) intends to release an invitation to bid on the Hazardous Material and Building Removal of the former Fort Ord Military Stockade and ancillary buildings in the City of Marina within the next 30 days. The primary requirements are listed in the statement of qualifications part II.
The work has three phases 1) the removal of hazardous materials not including tenacious asbestos skim coat (or wall plaster) unique to Fort Ord Buildings, 2) the removal of tenacious asbestos skim coat (or wall plaster), and 3) the demolition and removal of the buildings, above and below ground.
Bidders will be required to submit a sealed Statement of Qualifications (SOQ), and a sealed bid for public opening. The Statement of Qualifications documents are available electronically and may be downloaded from this website at the button link below. Interested contractors are encouraged to prepare the SOQ in anticipation of the intended invitation to bid.
All questions on any of the information and materials, please contact Project Manager Peter Said: email@example.com or 831-883-3672.
THANK YOU TO ALL: speakers, panelists, attendees, and those who planned and coordinated all the details for making the DART Symposium a success! We look forward to bringing the region more events and opportunities to engage and connect. Stay tuned.
ADC: John Lynch Base Redevelopment Leadership Award Recipient Michael A. Houlemard, Jr.Fort Ord Reuse Authority Executive Officer Michael Houlemard, Jr., has been recognized as the recipient of ADC’s 2019 John Lynch Base Redevelopment Leadership Award. As FORA’s chief manager, Houlemard has led the redevelopment of one of the largest and complex BRAC projects in the country.
Fort Ord Cleanup Community Outreach Event
- SAT, JULY 13, 2019 | Impact Area Bus Tour. Rain or Shine! Reservations not required. Two tours available:10:00 am & 11:45 am.
For more information, map and directions for event location, visit the Fort Ord Cleanup website: www.FortOrdCleanup.com or call (831) 393-1284.
FORA Staff completed the 2019 Jobs Survey on behalf of its member jurisdictions. 136 employers and 6047 positions were identified within the former Fort Ord Boundary, representing a 6.5% (395 jobs) increase in total jobs reported since 2018, with majority being part-time positions. Business types on the former Fort Ord include: professional services (42%); retail/food service (25%); education related (19%); recreation (8%); and military (6%). Military-related account for the largest employment group, followed by education-related, professional, retail and recreation. These results represent an overall 36% progress towards the 18,000 BRP post-Fort Ord jobs target.
The Fort Ord Reuse Authority (FORA) seeks public input on this review process related to the provision of a roadway intended to be a Northeast-Southwest arterial connector component (formerly known as Eastside Parkway) of the Fort Ord transportation network.
EIR Preparation Schedule UPDATE:
- October 2019 – Distribute Public Review Draft EIR for 45-day review period
- TBD – Public Review Draft EIR Public Meeting
- TBD – Final project approval and EIR certification for Board consideration
Access the Notice of Preparation documents, materials, presentations, videotaped sessions, and other pertinent information related to this process from the button below.Environmental Review Process