Fort Hancock Committee to Meet Friday, July 18
Contact: Daphne Yun, Public Affairs Specialist, 718-354-4702
WHAT: Gateway National Recreation Area Fort Hancock 21st Century Advisory Committee
WHERE: Twin Lights Historic Site in Highlands, New Jersey
WHEN: Friday July 18, 2014, beginning at 9 a.m.
WHO: Fort Hancock 21st Century Advisory Committee members and interested citizens
At this meeting, Gateway National Recreation Area will present its proposal to the committee for the phased development of Fort Hancock.
As with all meetings of the advisory committee, public comments will be taken at a regularly scheduled time. The public comment period begins at 1 p.m. Those who sign up to comment at the meeting will be called in the order they sign up. Written comments may also be submitted to the committee in person, by mail or email or on the committee's blog at http://www.forthancock21stcentury.org/discuss/.
Did You Know?
Did you know that Fort Hancock, unlike most Army posts during World War II, had a racially integrated unit? The 1225th Army Service Unit had African-American soldiers and in 1943 received a group from the Women's Army Corps. More...