In the News

Below are articles and other news published since the last West Valley Citizen Task Force Meeting. They relate to the West Valley Demonstration Project, nuclear waste cleanup or are otherwise relevant or of potential interest to stakeholders interested in the Project. After each Citizen Task Force Meeting, these articles are compiled into a single document and may be found with the meeting materials for that month.

Springville Journal – WVDP relates high integrity containers safely

May 30, 2019 – EM and its cleanup contractor CH2M Hill BWXT West Valley, LLC (CHBWV) recently completed the relocation of two 69,000-pound High-Integrity Containers (HIC) from their location inside the Fuel Receiving and Storage (FRS) facility at the West Valley Demonstration Project. Link to article

Springville Times – WVDP safely relocates high integrity containers

May 24, 2019 – EM and its cleanup contractor CH2M Hill BWXT West Valley, LLC (CHBWV) recently completed the relocation of 69,000-pound High-Integrity Containers (HIC) from their location inside the Fuel Receiving and Storage (FRS) facility at the West Valley Demonstration Project. Link to Article

Springville Journal – WVDP presents checks for site support

May 24, 2019 –  Representatives from the U.S. Department of Energy, the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority and CH2M HILL BWXT West Valley, LLC presented checks on April 23 to Springville Bertrand Chaffee Hospital, Mercy Flight and the West Valley Fire District 1 on behalf of the West Valley Demonstration Project.  Link to article

DOE EM Update – Worker Learns While Following in Father’s Footsteps at West Valley

March 28, 2019 –  Jessica Krzemien, a deactivation and decommissioning (D&D) waste operator at EM’s West Valley Demonstration Project (WVDP), began learning to respect and care for the environment at a young age. Link to update

Buffalo News – Another month, another modern-day low for unemployment

May 22, 2019 – The Buffalo-Niagara unemployment rate dropped to another modern day low. Link to article

Upcoming meeting information

The next meeting of the Citizen Task Force will be June 26, 2019 at 6:30 PM.

For meeting information please visit the Meeting Information page.

For more information

on the West Valley Citizen Task Force, please contact:

Bill Logue, Facilitator
West Valley Citizen Task Force
c/o The Logue Group
PO Box 270270
West Hartford, CT 06127-0270

Phone: 860.521.9122

Bill@LogueGroup.com

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