• Regional Urban Design Guidelines

    Regional Urban Design Guidelines

    FORA is undertaking the development of new regional urban design guidelines. Learn more and get involved.

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  • Fort Ord Dunes Beach

    Welcome...

    to the natural beauty of the former Fort Ord in Monterey County, California.

  • FORA Office in Marina

    Fort Ord Reuse Authority

    We are the regional planning authority working to implement the Fort Ord Reuse Plan.

  • Economy

    Economy

    Implementation of the Fort Ord Base Reuse Plan is laying the groundwork for sustainable development.

  • CSUMB Library

    Education

    The former Fort Ord is the regional center of a growing world-class educational community.

  • Fort Ord lands

    Environment

    Conserving ecological resources of the former base is a main tenet of the Fort Ord Base Reuse Plan.

  • The Three E's: Economy, Education, Environment

    Economy, Education & Environment

    Designation of the Fort Ord National Monument embodies the spirit of collaboration at the former Fort Ord.

Mark Your Calendar: Big Events in November!

Heroes' Open and Honor Our Fallen

Saturday, November 1: Honor Our Fallen 10k Run & Walk at Fort Ord Dunes State park.

Tuesday, November 4: CSUMB President's Speaker Series "Future Monterey Bay" kicks off with Stanford Professor Paul Saffo "The Deep Origins of Silicon Valley and the Crucial Ties to Monterey Bay History.

Saturday, November 8: Heroes' Open Golf Tournament at Bayonet & Black Horse Golf Club.

Click here for more details and registration information for all events.

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Media Release

RUDG

The Fort Ord Reuse Authority Board of Directors has authorized a contract with Dover, Kohl & Partners to lead the process of completing new Regional Urban Design Guidelines (RUDG) for the former Fort Ord.

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Executive Officer's Message

Executive Officer, Michael Houlemard


The Fort Ord Reuse Authority (FORA), created by the California State Legislature in 1994, oversees and facilitates former Fort Ord conversion from military to civilian activities to support local and regional communities. Central to conversion is local jurisdiction-based economic recovery, educational reuse, and environmental protection and conservation–the three “Es.”

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Board Meeting Videos


The meetings are recorded by AMP Media and televised following each meeting:
• Marina/Peninsula Channel 25: Sunday @9:00am
• Monterey Channel 25: Monday @ 1:00pm

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