defense http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Defense bill includes millions for Wyoming http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/defense-bill-includes-millions-wyoming <p>A defense bill signed by President Barack Obama includes more than $21 million for military construction in Cheyenne.</p><p>F.E. Warren Air Force Base would get $12.6 million to replace an aging centralized heating plant. The Wyoming Army National Guard would get $8.9 million for a readiness center.</p><p>Warren officials estimate the heating project would pay for itself in 7 1/2 years through energy savings once the conversion is completed. The changeover is expected to take two years.</p><p>The existing system would be replaced by individual systems for each building.</p> Mon, 02 Jan 2012 23:29:31 +0000 The Associated Press 17435 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Defense bill includes millions for Wyoming