Energy and Water

Certification Letter

Tillis, Thom(R-NC) Energy and Water Development Congressionally Directed Spending Requests

Recipient NameProject PurposeProject LocationAmount Requested
($000)
U.S. Army Corps This request is for a Coastal Storm Damage Reduction project at Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina. New Hanover County NC $9,295 
U.S. Army Corps This project is a Coastal Storm Damage Reduction project that consists of two portions at Carolina Beach, NC. New Hanover County NC $14,072 
U.S. Army Corps This funding is to conduct environmental compliance activities in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). NEPA compliance is a condition precedent to beginning construction on the Wilmington Harbor Navigation Improvement Project. New Hanover County NC $750

Tillis, Thom(R-NC) Military Construction and VA Congressionally Directed Spending Requests

Recipient NameProject PurposeProject LocationAmount Requested
($000)
Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point FRCE is in need of the required Joint Strike Fighter Sustainment Center to support the basing, maintenance, and operation of six F-35 squadrons. Apparent delays in needed military construction investment in depot facilities, like FRCE, may create readiness issues related to the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Program. Havelock NC $9,300
MCAS New River Ma intenance Hangar The purpose is to fund the DESIGN/BID/BUILD - DESIGN COST portion of the project to replace the crumbling maintenance hangar that house the Cobra and Huey helicopters at Marine Corps Air Station New River. Jacksonville NC $13,300
North Carolina National Guard The purpose of the project is to provide new Army Aviation Support Facilities to provide the required shelter and support for to new airframes (AH64E, UH60M, Future Vertical Lift (FVL)) and workspace for all assigned personnel. Salisbury NC $2,700

Tillis, Thom(R-NC) Transportation Housing and Urban Development Congressionally Directed Spending Requests

Recipient NameProject PurposeProject LocationAmount Requested
($000)
Fayetteville Cumberland County Econ Development Co Located at the Military Business Park adjacent to Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, NC, this innovative public-private partnership will relocate, consolidate, and expand programming that directly connects transitioning service-members, military spouses, and veterans to private sector employment. Fayetteville NC $4,000