The Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) program is a U.S. Department of Defense
(DoD) program to streamline military operations and transfer land and
facilities to civilian use, where possible.
In 1989, JPG was identified for base closure under the BRAC program. Over the
past decade, the U.S. Army has successfully managed the closure, cleanup, and
transfer of property and will continue to fulfill the President's goal to
promote early reuse of the installation by expediting environmental cleanup.
The U.S. Army's Installation Support Management Activity (ISMA) under the
Assistant Chief of Staff for Installation Management (ACSIM) is
responsible for managing JPG's closure, cleanup, and property transfer.
The BRAC Cleanup Team (BCT) manages
environmental programs for JPG. The team includes ISMA, U.S. Environmental
Protection Agency (EPA) Region V, and the Indiana Department of Environmental
The Restoration Advisory Board
(RAB) is a forum for discussion and exchange of information regarding JPG's
BRAC program. The community participates and advises the BCT on ongoing and
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