HARRISON TWP. (AP) – Selfridge Air National Guard Base is planning a series of tests of its sirens and outdoor announcement system.
Officials at the base in Macomb County’s Harrison Township say people on or near the base may hear tests between 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. Friday. The so-called giant voice loudspeakers and sirens are used to notify personnel in the event of an emergency.READ MORE: Here Is The Top 'Should I...' Question Googled In Michigan In 2021, AT&T Reports
The base is home to the 127th Wing. Democratic U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow of Michigan announced Wednesday that the base is expected to keep its A-10 aircraft unit and refueling tankers under the latest version of the defense authorization bill.READ MORE: GM Secures Tax Abatement For Proposed $1.3B Orion Assembly Plant Investment
The bill includes hundreds of millions of dollars in military spending for Michigan. Proposed cuts that would have hit Michigan bases including Selfridge were scrapped earlier this year.MORE NEWS: Chief White Says 'There's Reason To Believe' Remains Found In Detroit Belong to Missing Mother Latima Warren
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