NAVFAC opens comment period for military project


The Naval Facilities Engineering Command has announced the availability of a Programmatic Agreement memo for review and comments through April 26.

PA memos provide an opportunity for all members of the community to participate in the Section 106 consultation process required under the National Historic Preservation Act.

The PA memo provides new cultural and natural resources information associated with planned construction projects and is available on the NAVFAC Pacific Cultural Information webpage at

Available for review is P-608 (Project Design Studies for Earth Covered Magazines and Ordnance Pad), project proposes to conduct project design efforts including geotechnical and topographic surveys for eight earth covered magazines and one ordnance pad within the bounds of Naval Base Guam Ordnance Annex and Orote Point.

Community members may submit comments via email to

Those without internet access may obtain a printed copy of this PA Memo from the Guam Historic Resources Division, located at 490 Chalan Palasyo, Agana Heights, 96910 (in the Department of Parks and Recreation Office).

In addition, the public is encouraged to subscribe to regular updates and other information related to the Programmatic Agreement by visiting the Joint Region Marianas web page and signing up at the following link: