A $79 million facility for Army reservists will have a groundbreaking ceremony on Saturday morning just outside the main gate at Moffett Field.
After demolishing dozens of military housing units, the Army will now begin construction of a 270,000-square-foot facility on 39 acres. The new Armed Forces Reserve Center will consolidate 16 different Army Reserve units from around the West Coast. It is scheduled to for completion in 2010.
The ceremony begins at 10 a.m. and will include several military officials, the mayor of Sunnyvale and state Assembly member Paul Fong. It will be held on R.T. Jones Road, just north of the main gate at Moffett Field.