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Leaders of DOE Environmental Management Advisory Group to Meet in North Las Vegas

June 8, 2011 - 12:00pm


Nevada Site Office News - The Chairs and Vice-Chairs of the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Environmental Management (EM) Site-Specific Advisory Board (SSAB) will meet in North Las Vegas, Nevada, June 15-16, at Aliante Station Hotel located at 7300 Aliante Parkway. Twice each year representatives from the eight local boards of the EM SSAB meet with DOE-EM officials to discuss common issues and concerns.

The spring meeting will include a tour of the Nevada National Security Site on June 14 and a day and a half business meeting on Wednesday and Thursday, June 15-16. The meetings begin at 8:00 a.m. both days and are open to the public, with public comment periods scheduled.

The agenda includes presentations by Shirley J. Olinger, DOE-EM Associate Principal Deputy for Corporate Operations; Joann Luczak, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Program Planning and Budget; Frank Marcinowski, Acting Chief Business Officer and Deputy Assistant Secretary for Technical and Regulatory Support; and Kurt Gerdes and Paul Dixon, Office of Groundwater and Soil Remediation.

Chairs of the EM SSAB will present the top issues for their local boards, and common issues will be discussed.

The EM SSAB is a federally chartered community advisory board charged with providing DOE-EM with advice and recommendations on its nuclear waste cleanup and environmental management activities.

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