Jump to content
Navy Forum for Enlisted, Reserves, Veterans, Chiefs & Spouses

Danny De Gracia: Don't Let The Navy Shirk The Costs Of Its Red Hill Fiasco


Recommended Posts

When it comes to confronting the environmental risk that the Navy’s underground fuel storage tanks at Red Hill pose to Oahu, the state of Hawaii should not take “no” from the military as the final say.

Predictably, the Navy has chosen to downplay just how dangerous their aging World War II-era fuel facilities are. It has apologized for Assistant Secretary of the Navy James Balocki’s comments that Red Hill poses “an urgent and compelling situation, perhaps. Not a crisis.” But apologies are useless platitudes when corrective actions are not taken.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
  • Who's Online   0 Members, 0 Anonymous, 15 Guests (See full list)

    • There are no registered users currently online
  • Popular Contributors

    1. 1
      YN Merchant Mariner
      YN Merchant Mariner
  • 📜 Latest Posts

    1. 0

      Thousands of San Diego military children on day care waitlist as Navy scrambles to address need

    2. 0

      U.S. Navy Comments On USS Connecticut Submarine

    3. 0

      New details emerge about the 2020 Bonhomme Richard fire, ahead of censure of three-star

  • Create New...