For Immediate Release
For questions or additional information please contact:
Robert R. Loux, Executive Director
State of Nevada Agency for Nuclear Projects
1-800-366-0990 (toll free in Nevada) or (775) 687-3744
State of Nevada Commission on Nuclear Projects Meeting
Wednesday, June 9, 1999, the State of Nevada Commission on Nuclear Projects will meet at 9:30 a.m. at the Clark County Commission Chambers in Las Vegas.
Russell Dyer, Project Manager, U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Yucca Mountain Project Office will provide the Commissioners a preview of DOE’s Draft Environmental Impact Statement and will discuss other technical issues.
Cheryl Lau, President, Citizens Against Nuclear Waste in Nevada (CANWIN), will provide an update on the component of the Governor’s Nuclear Waste Summit to create a public-private-partnership between the State and the business community. She will also outline CANWIN’s nationwide public information activities.
Robert Loux, Executive Director of the State of Nevada Agency for Nuclear Projects will furnish an update of the Agency’s oversight program. Additionally, Local Government and Tribal leaders will provide updates.
The public is invited to attend and welcome to comment.