Freedom Crossing at Fort Bliss groundbreaking

By Wilson A. RiveraJuly 22, 2009

FORT BLISS, Texas - Maj. Gen Keith L. Thurgood, Commander of Army and Air Force Exchange Service, shares his remarks and views about the first development of an open air retail marketplace during the Freedom Crossing groundbreaking ceremony held July 17 at Fort Bliss, Texas. It will be a first of its kind in the Department of Defense inside a military installation that will feature local, regional, and nation retail chains, dinning and entertainment venues such as a 10-screen movie theater. It is scheduled to open in the fall of 2010.
1 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT BLISS, Texas - Maj. Gen Keith L. Thurgood, Commander of Army and Air Force Exchange Service, shares his remarks and views about the first development of an open air retail marketplace during the Freedom Crossing groundbreaking ceremony held July 17 at Fort Bliss, Texas. It will be a first of its kind in the Department of Defense inside a military installation that will feature local, regional, and nation retail chains, dinning and entertainment venues such as a 10-screen movie theater. It is scheduled to open in the fall of 2010. (Photo Credit: Wilson A. Rivera Fort Bliss, Texas) VIEW ORIGINAL
FORT BLISS, Texas - Sliver-plated shovels broke through the dirt, during a groundbreaking ceremony held July 17, where Freedom Crossing, the first of its kind marketplace inside a military installation, will exhibit local, regional, and national name-brand retail stores, dinning, and entertainment for Soldiers and families at Fort Bliss, Texas.
2 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT BLISS, Texas - Sliver-plated shovels broke through the dirt, during a groundbreaking ceremony held July 17, where Freedom Crossing, the first of its kind marketplace inside a military installation, will exhibit local, regional, and national name-brand retail stores, dinning, and entertainment for Soldiers and families at Fort Bliss, Texas. (Photo Credit: WIlson A. Rivera, Fort Bliss, Texas) VIEW ORIGINAL
FORT BLISS, Texas - A replica model displays one of the entrances to the open-air Freedom Crossing marketplace, where the groundbreaking ceremony was held July 17 near the intersection of Haan Road and Pleasanton Road at Fort Bliss, Texas.
3 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT BLISS, Texas - A replica model displays one of the entrances to the open-air Freedom Crossing marketplace, where the groundbreaking ceremony was held July 17 near the intersection of Haan Road and Pleasanton Road at Fort Bliss, Texas. (Photo Credit: Wilson A. Rivera Fort Bliss, Texas) VIEW ORIGINAL