New Jersey Military Installation Growth and Development Task Force
Created through Executive Orders Nos. 134 and 154, the New Jersey Military Installation Growth and Development Task Force undertakes the critical responsibility of forging a blueprint for the long-term growth and viability of the State's military bases and U.S. Coast Guard installations. Chaired by the Lt. Governor, the Task Force will seek to:
- Organize a Broad-Based Coalition Supportive of New Jersey's Military Bases. By fostering a unified voice and vision among elected officials at the local, state and federal levels, as well as industry leaders, veterans and concerned citizens, New Jersey will most effectively promote the tremendous work being done at the State's military installations.
- Assist in the Economic Fortification of the State's Military Bases. By channeling the considerable resources of the New Jersey Partnership for Action, the State will be better equipped to promote New Jersey's strategic advantages to retain and attract missions to New Jersey's military bases.
- Ensure Alignment of Base Missions With Department of Defense Priorities. By assisting New Jersey's military installations in their efforts to conform to Department of Defense goals and long-term strategic planning.
As one of her first duties with the Task Force, Lt. Governor Guadagno was proud to sign legislation to officially designate May as "Military Appreciation Month" across the State.