Olean Times Herald -WVDP conducts virtual exercise to prepare for emergency incidents

January 14, 2021 – The U.S. Department of Energy and its cleanup contractor at the West Valley Demonstration Project conducted a recent emergency response exercise with off-site emergency response agencies.

A virtual tabletop format was used instead of a hands-on exercise due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

This year’s exercise included representatives from Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Department, Cattaraugus County Special Response Team and West Valley Volunteer Hose Fire and Rescue, with evaluation assistance from the Department of Energy-West Valley Demonstration Project. Link to article

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on the West Valley Citizen Task Force, please contact:

Nancy Raca, Facilitator
West Valley Citizen Task Force
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