The ASTSWMO State Federal Coordination Focus Group queried State Federal Facilities Managers to gather information on DoD’s use of performance-based contracting at federal facilities cleanups. This report provides an analysis of the States’ responses and recommendations for improving the PBC process. Twenty-nine States participated in analysis.
The ASTSWMO State Federal Coordination Focus Group developed this document in response to a number of issues of concern to States specific to the FUDS Program. The comments and views in this document are from the viewpoints and experiences of the Focus Group members only and do not represent formal ASTSWMO, State, or U.S. Army Corps of Engineers legal positions.
The ASTSWMO Base Closure Focus Group developed this Guide in October 2006 to identify changes to the BRAC process as outlined in DoD’s March 2006 Base Realignment and Redevelopment Manual and to assist State and Territories in working with DoD, local redevelopment authorities and communities in assuring protective, expeditious cleanup and property transfer. In January 2009, the ASTSWMO Base Closure and Radiation Focus Groups updated the Guide to include Chapter VII, Radiological Constituents. In April 2010, the Remediation and Reuse Focus Group updated the Guide to include Appendix A, Early Property Transfer at NPL Sites.