Northern New Mexico Citizens’ Advisory Board To Hear Update On Waste Isolation Pilot Plant Recovery

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 27, in the Jemez Complex at the Santa Fe Community College, 6401 Richards Ave., in Santa Fe. 
At 2 p.m. David Rhodes, DOE Environmental Management Los Alamos, will discuss the LANL Clean-Up Contract Pre-Solicitation Request for Proposals. At 2:45 p.m. Herb Cruickshank DOE, Carlsbad Field Office, will provide an update on the status of the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant. At 3:20 p.m., Doug Hintz, Manager, DOE EM-LA will be presenting on the Lifecycle Baseline (Tentative).
The public is encouraged to attend and will have an opportunity to address the Board during the scheduled public comment period from 4:20 p.m. to 4:35
p.m. NNMCAB Liaisons Doug Hintze, Manager, DOE EM-LA, and Katie Roberts, New Mexico Environment Department, will provide updates on current activities.
For more information on the NNMCAB’s mission and activities, visit our website at or contact Menice Santistevan, Executive Director at (505).995.0393, or e-mail: