WIPP Town Hall Meeting Planned Thursday

The Waste Isolation Pilot Plant. Courtesy/WIPP
WIPP News:
CARLSBAD The City of Carlsbad and the Department of Energy co-host Town Hall meetings to provide updates on the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP).
The next meeting is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 13, at the City Hall Annex Council Chambers, 114 S. Halagueno St. in Carlsbad.
The Town Hall also will be broadcast over WIPP’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/WIPPNews/ for those unable to attend. A Facebook account is not needed to view the event.
A Facebook account is needed to submit a question or email questions during the broadcast to kmarksteiner@cityofcarlsbadnm.com.
Welcome – Mayor Dale Janway
Introduction and Ground Rules – John Heaton
Year in Review Video
WIPP Status – NWP President and Project Manager Bruce Covert
  • Recent Accomplishments
  • Safety Significant Confinement Ventilation System
  • Utility Shaft/North Access Road
  • Air Quality Improvements
  • Ground Control
  • Shipments/Waste Emplacement
  • Community Commitment Plan
  • New NWP COO & Deputy Operations Manager
  • Annual Maintenance Outage
CBFO Update – CBFO Manager Todd Shrader
  • WIPP Strategic Plan Workshops (Carlsbad & Albuquerque)
  • WIPP Regulatory Activities
  • New CBFO Deputy Manager
  • Annual WIPP Legislative Breakfast – Jan. 28