Congressional Directed Spending Requests FY2023: Military Construction and Veterans Affairs

Signed Disclosure Letter Available HERE.

PROJECTS REQUESTED

Project City/County: Alamogordo, New Mexico

Recipient: Holloman Air Force Base

Amount Requested: $6,000,000

Project Description and Explanation: This project would construct a combined 98,000 square meters of taxiway extensions, promoting improved circulation and airfield efficiency. 


Project City/County: Alamogordo, New Mexico

Recipient: Holloman Air Force Base

Amount Requested: $5,000,000

Project Description and Explanation: The $5 million request for planning and design will initiate a full replacement of the Holloman High-Speed Test Track (HHSTT).


Project City/County: Albuquerque, New Mexico

Recipient: Kirtland Air Force Base

Amount Requested: $6,000,000

Project Description and Explanation: This facility would provide the space and infrastructure on Kirtland AFB to conduct physiological training and medical wellness evaluations/treatment for the Special Warfare Training Squadron.


Project City/County: Albuquerque, New Mexico

Recipient: Kirtland Air Force Base

Amount Requested: $11,500,000

Project Description and Explanation: This project would initiate planning and design funds for a 432-room dorm complex to consolidate students for the 351st Special Warfare Training Squadron (SWTS) and 58th Special Operations Wing (SOW) at Kirtland AFB.


Project City/County: Albuquerque, New Mexico

Recipient: Kirtland Air Force Base

Amount Requested: $2,800,000

Project Description and Explanation: This facility will be used to store small quantities of explosives on Kirtland AFB, NM.


Project City/County: Albuquerque, New Mexico

Recipient: Kirtland Air Force Base

Amount Requested: $4,050,000

Project Description and Explanation: Fire station 5 responds to airfield emergencies and must be able to accommodate the next generation structural pumper and crash vehicles. The project will construct a new apparatus buy to house new and improved fire apparatus equipment.


Project City/County: Albuquerque, New Mexico 

Recipient: Kirtland Air Force Base

Amount Requested: $6,000,000

Project Description and Explanation: This project is in support of the infrastructure requirements for the move of seven AC-130J aircraft from Hurlburt Field, FL to Kirtland AFB, NM.


Project City/County: Albuquerque, New Mexico 

Recipient: Kirtland Air Force Base

Amount Requested: $2,000,000

Project Description and Explanation: This funding would support planning and design of a ~16,000 square foot addition to an existing building in support of integration and engineering functions for Digital Engineering (DE) & Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) on the Space Force’s next generation space architecture.


Project City/County: Albuquerque, New Mexico 

Recipient: Kirtland Air Force Base

Amount Requested: $6,000,000

Project Description and Explanation: This request would provide additional funding for Planning and Design work for the Air Force's Joint Navigational Warfare Center Headquarters.


Project City/County: Clovis, New Mexico

Recipient: Melrose Air Force Range

Amount Requested: $5,600,000

Project Description and Explanation: Provides a permanent relocation of the range fire department facility from the center tactical area of the range, to the northwest development area co-located with the other administrative and maintenance facilities.


Project City/County: Clovis, New Mexico 

Recipient: Cannon Air Force Base

Amount Requested: $3,900,000

Project Description and Explanation: The project would add an addition to the security forces squadron operations facilities.


Project City/County: Clovis, New Mexico

Recipient: Cannon Air Force Base

Amount Requested: $8,000,000

Project Description and Explanation: This funding would support planning and design for the relocation and expanded capacity of a munitions storage area to support operational readiness.


Project City/County: Las Cruces, New Mexico

Recipient: White Sands Missile Range

Amount Requested: $5,800,000

Project Description and Explanation: This project will increase resiliency and energy security of the Las Cruces substation by installing a ring bus and two transformers.


Project City/County: Las Cruces, New Mexico

Recipient: White Sands Missile Range

Amount Requested: $4,600,000

Project Description and Explanation: The project would design and construct a One Company Satellite Fire Station.


Project City/County: Las Cruces, New Mexico

Recipient: White Sands Missile Range

Amount Requested: $29,000,000

Project Description and Explanation: This request would support the construction of a new missile assembly building on White Sands Missile Range.


Project City/County: Rio Rancho, New Mexico

Recipient: New Mexico National Guard

Amount Requested: $1,200,000

Project Description and Explanation: The project is on the Army Future Years Defense Program (FYDP) for FY24. The project would support mission readiness by providing funds for the vehicle maintenance shop to address its operational needs.