Updated 5/5: Belvoir Blasting on Tap for This Week
From Saturday's Metro section:
Army officials said yesterday that subterranean blasting will be conducted Tuesday at the Engineer Proving Ground at Fort Belvoir. Previously scheduled blasting operations were canceled because of rain.
The blasting is planned between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. to dislodge rocks so construction crews can excavate the site.
The excavation is connected with the relocation of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency to the Engineer Proving Ground.
Originally posted 4/28
Neighbors of Fort Belvoir should prepare for some possible noise this week as early stages of construction get started for an expansion of the army base. Blasting is scheduled for tomorrow and Friday. Read this story for more information.
By Focus on Fairfax |
May 5, 2008; 9:25 AM ET
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