Strategy II:
Retain-Expand Missions for Ellsworth AFB

GOAL:

Ensure the growth and expansion of Ellsworth Air Force Base

Objective 1 – Retain and Expand The Mission Of Ellsworth AFB

  • Lobby Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson, as well as Congressional and State leaders, for expanded missions and enhanced training facilities.
  • Support Congressional appropriations for base infrastructure improvements.

Objective 2 – Support The Ellsworth Development Authority

  • Continue funding a fulltime Washington DC Military Lobbyist.
  • Continue our successful progress to shape surrounding land use to become more compatible with the future of the base.

Objective 3 – Facilitate Programs That Help Improve Base Quality of Life, e.g. Childcare and Military Housing