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Fort Gordon Regional Growth Management Plan Public Review Draft

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Summarized by the Alliance for Fort Gordon
Published October 7, 2022

The Fort Gordon Regional Growth Management Plan (GMP) is a plan developed to address future growth in the communities around Fort Gordon. Since 2012, the Installation has added 8,449 new service members and an additional 894 are anticipated through 2024. In addition, family members, contractors, and other support jobs will translate into thousands of new residents to the area. The purpose of the GMP is to address both the challenges and opportunities resulting from increased activity and personnel at Fort Gordon. The challenges consist of ensuring the region develops sufficient infrastructure and service capacities to accommodate growth while maintaining a high quality of life for military personnel and area residents. The opportunities relate to increased economic activity and capitalizing on economic development opportunities to sustain the region’s vibrant economy.

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