Issues & Advocacy

National Guard Military Construction (MILCON)

Modernize and restore declining National Guard infrastructure, including Army National Guard readiness centers, to increase National Guard readiness and meet 21st century demands.


  • Accelerate funding for executable National Guard MILCON projects, which include:
         * Providing $20 billion for 15 years to modernize over 2,000 Army National Guard readiness centers.
  • Fully fund the Sustainment, Restoration, and Maintenance account (SRM) to sustain and modernize current facilities.
  • Amend the law to allow the defense secretary to carry out:
         * Projects up to $4.5 million to correct life, health or safety deficiencies in National Guard facilities.
         * Minor MILCON projects up to $2 million.