Fort Polk Progress Issues Call to Action in Wake of Army Report

Please note: The press conference scheduled for 5:15 Tuesday, July 8, in DeRidder, La. at the Civic Center is still scheduled to take place.

LEESVILLE-In a press conference this morning, Fort Polk Progress, in conjunction with the City of Leesville, issued a call to action to elected officials and residents throughout Louisiana and East Texas.

Army report paints grim picture of possible cuts at Fort Polk

Courtesy of the Town Talk
Written by: Jeff Matthews

Central Louisiana would experience significant adverse effects from a downsizing at Fort Polk, Army officials acknowledge in a recent report detailing proposed cuts at several installations.

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