September 20, 2014
Its part of the president's plan, announced back in may, to send six thousand guard troops to help out the security agents who patrol our two-thousand-mile border.
They President says he will not "militarize" our border.....so the guard troops will be deployed in a support role.
The 152-nd civil engineering squad based in reno, and the 150th maintenance company out of carson city and vegas will make repairs to SUV's, ATVs and military vehicles that are used to patrol the border.
In a statement, governor kenny guinn assures nevadans that we have enough resources to support the president's border mission, and handle emergencies here at home, even as we head into fire season.