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September 6, 2018
DOE Releases Its First Defense-Related Uranium Mines Program Annual Report
The DRUM Annual Report is accessible through www.energy.gov.
September 5, 2018
LM Goal 1 Supports IAEA Water Mission to Jordan
LM hydrogeologist assists with assessment of treatment options for drinking water in Jordan.
August 29, 2018
Secretary Perry presents the honor awards
Secretary Perry Hosts DOE Secretary’s Honor Awards Ceremony
Secretary Perry recognizes the outstanding achievements of individuals and teams who have gone above and beyond in fulfilling DOE’s mission.
August 20, 2018
Director Melendez’s Opening Remarks to the 2018 Long-Term Stewardship Conference
Carmelo Melendez welcomed conference attendees and laid out his vision of long-term stewardship in an address during the opening session on August 21.
August 14, 2018
Department of Energy Office Installs Photo Exhibit
LM office in Grand Junction, Colorado, shares historical photos of its role in WWII and the Cold War.
August 6, 2018
LM Site Named Conservation Educator of the Year
DOE Office of Legacy Management site in Fernald, Ohio, is recognized for its environmental accomplishments.
July 9, 2018
Defense-Related Uranium Mine Team Paper Receives “Superior” Rating
Paper by LM team co-authors rated superior by Waste Management Symposia.
June 27, 2018
Cleanup Completed at Colonie Site—Transition to DOE Begins
Receipt of the Site Closeout Report begins the two-year transition of the site from USACE to DOE, with site transfer scheduled for June 2020.
June 27, 2018
LM and USACE Agree to Share Resources and Services Nationwide
The MOA will allow LM to establish interagency agreements with the corps to receive commercial goods or services conveniently and cheaply.
June 27, 2018
LM Advises on Temporary Storage of Residual Radioactive Materials
LM is providing assistance and technical advice to officials in Durango, Colorado, regarding handling of suspect residual radioactive materials (RRM).
June 27, 2018
External Audit Finds EMS in Accordance with International Standard
The LM Environmental Management System is a joint federal and contractor program that covers the 100+ sites and offices LM manages across the U.S.
June 21, 2018
LM Receives Award for Environment-Friendly Practices for Fourth Consecutive Year
LM receives 2018 ePEAT Purchaser award
June 19, 2018
LM Meets with Prominent Leaders to Address Uranium Contamination on the Navajo Nation
Town hall meeting held in Cameron, Arizona, to discuss uranium-related issues within the Navajo Nation.
June 12, 2018
LM Article Published in Medical Journal
Article regarding establishing RAD screening levels for Defense-Related Uranium Mine Sites published in Health Physics medical journal.
May 11, 2018
Manhattan Project “Secret Cities” Revealed Through Museum Exhibit
DOE personnel celebrate the opening of Secret Cities: The Architecture and Planning of the Manhattan Project exhibit
May 11, 2018
LM Acquires Office Building in Grand Junction, Colorado
The U.S. Department of Energy Office of Legacy Management in Grand Junction, Colorado, acquired an 18,900-square-foot building on April 11, 2018.
April 26, 2018
LM Director Shares DOE’s Commitment to Environmental Justice at Conference
LM Director Carmelo Melendez’s remarks to the 2018 National Environmental Justice Conference and Training Program on April 26, 2018.
April 23, 2018
Canadian Delegation Attends Annual Site Inspection of the Hallam Site
A group of Canadian representatives attended the annual inspection of the Hallam Decommissioned Reactor Site in Hallam, Nebraska.
April 4, 2018
Ceremony Breaks Ground for New Business Park in Grand Junction, Colorado
LM employee speaks during ceremony to open Las Colonias Business Park at former processing site.
April 4, 2018
Educational Collaboration Strengthens STEM Curriculum for College Students
LM support contractor serves as guest instructor at Diné College in Arizona.
March 28, 2018
Manhattan Project Park Established Through Hard Work
Women work together to see establishment of the Manhattan Project National Historical Park.
March 9, 2018
LM Director Plans Visits to Former Uranium Mill Sites in Texas
LM Director will travel to south Texas during the week of March 13, 2018, to visit four former uranium mill sites.
March 1, 2018
New Agreement Expands Support for DOE Long-Term Stewardship
Memorandum of Understanding formalizes relationship between DOE long-term stewardship organization and Savannah River National Laboratory
February 14, 2018
LM Releases 2019 Budget Request
The U.S. Department of Energy Office of Legacy Management (LM) released its 2019 budget request of $159 million—a $4.5 million increase from FY 2017.
January 25, 2018
NSSAB Members Receive Briefing on Area Sites
LM briefs Nevada Site Specific Advisory Board (NSSAB) members on agency history and former nuclear testing sites.