Vet Voice Foundation has been working to share the stories of veterans on the importance of preserving public lands. Over 1,200 people have signed their petition to Senators Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer, urging them to support national monument status for the BLM-managed lands at Fort Ord. Check out some of the interviews with veterans … Continue reading
Retired Air Force lieutenant colonel, Vitali Mostovoj, from Thousand Oaks, CA recent wrote a guest column talking about how western voters across the political spectrum view protected public lands, such as monuments, as critical to their quality of life and called for President Obama to heard the calls of the local community and protect Fort … Continue reading
The Monterey County Board of Supervisors has adopted a resolution in support of protecting Fort Ord as a National Monument. View the resolution and letter to President Obama urging the use of the Antiquities Act to protect Fort Ord.
The City of Pacific Grove took up a resolution in support of designating Fort Ord a national monument under the Antiquities Act at a February 1, 2012 City Council meeting. Watch footage from the meeting to learn why Pacific Grove supports protecting Fort Ord.