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The Future of FORA: Shoudl The Fort Ord Reuse Authority Be Extended?


LandWatch encourages you to attend this upcoming forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters of the Monterey Peninsula intended to address the Fort Ord Re-use Authority extension. FORA is set to sunset on June 30, 2014. The forum will provide background information on FORA’s history and responsibilities and provide perspectives on its future.

Thursday, December 1, 2011
9:30 a.m. to noon
Oldemeyer Center
986 Hilby Avenue in Seaside

The following is the line-up of presenters and panelists:

INTRODUCTION: Assemblymember Bill Monning

HISTORY: Alec Arago for Congressman Sam Farr

ISSUES: Michael Houlemard Jr., Executive Officer, FORA

PERSPECTIVES: A panel including Supervisor Dave Potter; Supervisor Jane Parker; Mayor Bruce Delgado, City of Marina; Mayor Felix Bachofner, City of Seaside; Gail Morton, ForU (Fort Ord Rec Users); and Tom Moore, Ventana Chapter of the Sierra Club

QUESTIONS & ANSWERS: All participants

Fun Fact: The former Fort Ord is roughly the size of San Francisco – 28,000 acres.

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