TITLE

Privatized Housing for Unaccompanied Soldiers

AUTHOR(S)
Lopez, C. Todd
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Soldiers;Apr2008, Vol. 63 Issue 4, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the privatized housing program for soldiers, which is part of the Residential Communities Initiative. According to Ivan Bolden, division chief for initiatives and competitive sourcing, 200 new units have been constructed in Fort Irwin. The author says the U.S. Army is on target to achieve its goal of 88,000 family housing units in 2016.
ACCESSION #
31690606

 

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