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Region 10 Newsroom

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GSA's Northwest/Arctic Region Public Affairs Office, located in Auburn, Washington, issues media releases and advisories to provide the news media and public with important information on GSA projects and activities within the four states of Alaska, Idaho, Oregon and Washington.

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Women’s History Month - Honoring Northwest/Arctic Region Women Who Served

Photo of Beverly HoskinsWomen’s History Month is the perfect opportunity to recognize the women who serve their country and the American people. Women across the world serve with dedication, integrity, and honor, often in dangerous environments. GSA is committed to honoring these heroes.
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FAS' Tara Mitchell earns Washington State Parent Recognition Award

Mitchell became an advocate of abusive head trauma prevention after her own son nearly died when he was only six months old after being violently shaken by a caregiver. Not only has she been a fierce advocate for her son’s recovery, health and well-being, she has taken this tragedy and translated adversity into advocacy.
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GSA's Federal Center South Building 1202 reduces energy use by 40 percent in first year

"This project represents the next evolution in the design-build delivery model - one in which the client remains engaged in project decisions, honors beautiful design, and incentivizes and guarantees energy performance - all within a guaranteed price structure,” Jack Avery, senior project manager and integrated delivery specialist for Sellen Construction, said. “For a long time, the industry has said it was not possible, but we just proved that it is."
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