Bragg to get $81M more in stimulus funds

April 29, 2009 4:39:45 AM PDT
Officials say Fort Bragg will get more money to pay for renovations and repairs of offices, runways and fire stations.The additional funds total $81 million and will be added to more than $30 million announced in March.

Rep. Mike McIntyre, D-NC, said the funds are important to keep military facilities in shape and will help the economy.

Base officials say the projects have been on a list of needed repairs but there never was money to complete them.