F-35C West Coast Homebasing, Public Comments Encouraged

The United States Navy will be holding a open house public meeting on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Homebasing of the F-35. NAF El Centro is one of two air bases being considered.

There will be a meeting on Thursday at Southwest High School in the multipurpose room from 5:00pm – 8:00pm.

The Navy urges public comments to help arrive at the best possible informed decision about the proposal. Comments may be submitted during the 60-day public comment period between February 15 and April 22, 2013.