45-day comment period for 2 PA Memos supporting Marines relocation to Guam


Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Marianas announces the availability of two Programmatic Agreement (PA) Memos for public review and comments through Aug. 12, 2020.

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 Memos provides new cultural and natural resources information associated with planned construction projects and are available on the NAVFAC Pacific Cultural Information (CRI) webpage at http://go.usa.gov/kZWG. Please note the URL is case sensitive.

J-200-II AAFB North Ramp Utilities II – Communications Line: This project proposes to conduct design studies and subsequently construct telecommunications infrastructure consisting of an underground distribution of communications fiber optic cabling in concrete encased duct banks and manholes at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam.

J-609 Apra Harbor Embarkation Operations Facilities – Design: This project proposes to design an embarkation facility for loading and unloading with associated utilities and improvements in the Apra Harbor area of U.S. Naval Base, Guam.

This is a 45-day public comment period and interested members of the community may submit comments via email to criwebcomment@navy.mil.

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) web page and signing up at the following link: https://go.usa.gov/x5BQS.