Navy announces 45-day comment period for new PA Memo


Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command (NAVFAC) Marianas
announces the availability of a Programmatic Agreement (PA) Memo for public
review and comments through April 12.

PA Memos provide an opportunity for interested members of the public to
participate in the Section 106 consultation process required under the
National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA).

The following PA Memo provides new cultural and natural resources
information associated with planned construction projects and are available
on the NAVFAC Pacific Cultural Information (CRI) webpage at Please note the URL is case sensitive.

J-001B Area F Expansion proposes additional development area for J-001B
Utilities & Site Improvements (U&SI) Mass Grub and Grade, Phase I, This is a
revision of a project that was submitted for review on Jan. 21. The original
project proposed to add approximately 5.4 acres of development to J-001B to
accommodate a required stormwater infiltration basin at Naval Base Guam
Telecommunication Site (NBGTS) on the island of Guam. The revised Area of
Potential Effect has been increased to 9.8 acres.

This is a 45-day public comment period and interested members of the
community 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 community is encouraged to subscribe to regular updates and
other information related to the Programmatic Agreement by visiting the
Joint Region Marianas (JRM) webpage and signing up at the following link:

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