All posts tagged "Nevada Test Site"

  • Government
    Hoover Dam Bypass And Spaghetti Bowl Could Be New Hazardous Materials Transportation Routes

    (Sean Whaley/Nevada News Bureau) – A draft environmental statement addressing the future of the former Nevada Test Site appears to be setting the stage for the transportation of mixed hazardous and low-level radioactive waste to the site through heavily populated areas of Las Vegas, the state response to the documentsays. The response,...

  • Government
    Nevada Test Site Draft Plan Questioned At DOE Public Hearing

    (Sean Whaley/Nevada News Bureau) – Speakers at the fifth and final public hearing to comment on a draft environmental statement that seeks to map the future of the former Nevada Test Site expressed a variety of concerns Wednesday, including a failure to adequately address contamination of groundwater at the site. Another concern...