CRANE ARMY CONTINUES TO INVEST IN CRITICAL MODERNIZATION EFFORTS

By: Matt Craig, Director of Crane Community Support for Radius Indiana The Army’s Organic Industrial Base is working toward a strategic modernization effort. While currently meeting the needs of its Joint Warfighters and Coalition Partners, it is simultaneously working to modernize its facilities to address aging conditions and meet future capabilities. According to a testimony […]

Enrollment period open for Indiana conservation programs, financial incentives available for landowners neighboring NSA Crane

[email protected] Technology Park, (Odon) Indiana — The enrollment period is currently open for several voluntary conservation incentive programs that provide financial incentives for landowners and agricultural producers in the communities that neighbor NSA Crane. The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service of Indiana recently set deadlines for two voluntary conservation programs, the Environmental Quality Incentives Program […]

NSA Crane briefs communities in second annual State of the Installation address, projects job growth and new opportunities for collaboration

[email protected] Technology Park, (Odon) Indiana — Naval Support Activity Crane delivered the second-ever State of the Installation address during the White River Military Coordination Alliance’s fourth-quarter meeting, projecting opportunities for job growth in the region and identifying new areas for collaboration through intergovernmental support agreements. The annual State of the Installation address provides an opportunity […]

Naval Support Activity (NSA) Crane Conducts PFAS Assessment

PFAS COMMUNITY OUTREACH INFORMATION September 2020   PFAS are a family of thousands of different chemicals which have been widely used in industrial and consumer products since the 1950s. The Navy developed a proactive policy to address past releases of PFAS at installations nationwide, as several PFAS are now of emerging public health concern. The […]

Change in Command Brings Excitement for Crane’s Future

By: Matt Craig, Director of Crane Community Support for Radius Indiana In July of this year, NSA Crane and NSWC Crane welcomed two new commanding officers to lead the southern Indiana installation.  Commander James L. Smith, commanding officer of NSA Crane, is a 2002 graduate of the United States Naval Academy where he earned a […]

Alliance meeting highlights opportunities for regional growth with defense investment briefing from Senator Todd Young and plans for expansion at [email protected] Technology Park

[email protected] Technology Park, (Odon) Indiana — Indiana Senator Todd Young and Tina Peterson, president and CEO of Regional Opportunity Initiatives, highlighted opportunities for growth for NSA Crane and the south central Indiana region as a result of the 2020 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) and plans for expansion at [email protected] Technology Park during the Alliance’s […]

White River Military Coordination Alliance marks significant milestone in conservation and communications efforts, receives national attention for Conservation Incentive Toolkit

[email protected] Technology Park, (Odon) Indiana — The White River Military Coordination Alliance has reached a significant milestone in its conservation and communications efforts, recently receiving national military attention for its Conservation Incentive Toolkit. In 2019, the Alliance received an Office of Economic Adjustment (Department of Defense) and Indiana Office of Defense Development Grant to fund […]

July 2020: Planned Road Closures for Hwy 558 and 645

INDOT is planning for an overnight closure of Hwy 558 at the intersection area of US 231 for a pipe replacement next week as well as a one day closure on Hwy 645 for a pipe replacement. Local county roads around the Westgate Tech park and Town of Crane (CR 800S /  CR1400/200E) should not […]