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.

Buffalo News – Heavy Rainfall Lecture

Buffalo News June 15, 2017 – CTF Member Ray Vaughan to give lecture at SUNY Buffalo on impact of heavy rainfall in West Valley nuclear waste LINK to article

Springville Journal, Ashford Board

May 18, 2017, Springville Journal – Ashford Town Board update on town becoming a NYSERDA Clean Energy Community. LINK to Article

Press Release – Representative Tom Reed

May 4, 2017, Press Release “Reed Secures Increase in Funding for West Valley” Link to Press Release

Salamanca Press – Budget deal includes West Valley funds

May 4, 2017, Salamanca Press, “U.S. Sens. Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., announced Tuesday the Congressional budget deal includes additional funding for continued cleanup at the West Valley Demonstration Project.” Link to PDF of Article

Buffalo News – Cattaraugus Creek Needs

April 30, 2017, Buffalo News – “Cattaraugus Creek, an International Draw, Needs TLC to Head of Looming Problems.” (West Valley mention highlighted in article.) Link to PDF of Article

Upcoming meeting information

The next scheduled meeting of the Citizen Task Force is for September 27, 2017.

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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