Northern New Mexico Citizens’ Advisory Board Meets In Taos July 29


The Northern New Mexico Citizens’ Advisory Board (NNMCAB) is one of eight site-specific advisory boards established to involve local citizens in the Department of Energy’s (DOE) environmental clean-up decision process at its nuclear facilities.

Members of the public are encouraged to attend NNMCAB meetings and provide their unique perspective on environmental issues.

The NNMCAB will meet 1-5:15 p.m., July 29 at Sagebrush Inn Conference Center, 1508 Paseo del Pueblo Sur in Taos.

At 2 p.m., representatives from DOE will provide an update titled “Los Alamos National Laboratory TRU Waste Program.” At 2:30 p.m., DOE will provide an overview of Environmental Management Los Alamos projects and planning. At 3:30 p.m., NNMCAB Liaisons: Christine Gelles, DOE; Randy Erickson, LANL and General Counsel Jeff Kendall of New Mexico Environment Department will provide updates to the Board and attending public.

The public will have an opportunity to address the Board at 4:45 p.m. during the scheduled public comment period

For more information on the NNMCAB’s mission and activities, click here or contact Menice Santistevan, executive director at 505.995.0393, or

LOS ALAMOS website support locally by OviNuppi Systems