Fort Drum Regional Liaison Organization http://wrvo.org en Owens: Fort Drum “in good shape” as Army considers cutbacks http://wrvo.org/post/owens-fort-drum-good-shape-army-considers-cutbacks <p style="margin-bottom: 0in"><font color="#000000"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font size="3">The U.S. military is in the process of cutting almost half a trillion dollars from its budget over ten years. The Pentagon says the cuts will lead to a more agile force with a new strategic mission. </font></font></font>A new Army report weighs alternatives for restructuring that could affect Fort Drum. Under one scenario, the post could see an increase of 3,000 soldiers, but under another, it could lose up to 8,000 soldiers and 15 percent of its civilian workforce.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in"> Wed, 30 Jan 2013 09:03:53 +0000 Joanna Richards 32509 at http://wrvo.org