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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.
January 25, 2018
Repairs Improve Calibration Facilities
Work to repair instrument calibration facilities in Grand Junction, Colorado, is completed.
January 10, 2018
Fernald Preserve Upgrades Waste Water Treatment System
Work continues toward improving the Converted Advanced Waste Water Treatment Facility at the Fernald Preserve, Ohio, Site.
December 19, 2017
LM Issues Cooperative Agreement in Riverton, Wyoming
Cooperative agreement supports LM’s mission to partner with the Northern Arapaho Tribe in overseeing management of the Riverton processing site.
December 18, 2017
DOE Announces Plan to Modernize Department
U.S. Department of Energy announces intent to modernize the agency's organizational structure.
December 4, 2017
LM Director Visits Manhattan Project Sites
LM Director joined DOE and NPS staff in a tour of the Manhattan Project National Historical Park and other nuclear era sites in New Mexico.
November 21, 2017
LM Director Speaks at the 2017 Intergovernmental Meeting with DOE
LM joins multiple organizations to discuss cleanup of the DOE nuclear weapons complex.
November 20, 2017
LM Updates Wastewater Treatment Facility at the Fernald Site
A time-lapse video shows the removal of aging wastewater treatment tanks in preparation for a new treatment system.
November 3, 2017
Diné College—2017 Fall STEM Festival
Educational festival engages Navajo Nation students in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
November 2, 2017
LM’s Fernald Site Featured in DOE Podcast
“The Office of Legacy Management isn’t burying the Department of Energy’s history—just the contaminants left behind.”
October 26, 2017
“Uranium Mania,” a Controversial Legacy
Rocky Mountain PBS series spotlights Colorado uranium mining.
September 27, 2017
LM Promotes STEM Career Opportunities
Participation in American Indian conference promoting science, technology, engineering, and mathematics piques attendees’ interest in LM careers.
September 21, 2017
Hurricane Updates
Check here for updates on LM sites in the Caribbean and the southeastern U.S. in the path of recent, and upcoming, hurricanes.
September 21, 2017
LM Speakers Bureau Promotes STEM
New scientific lectures bureau developed to promote science, technology, engineering, and mathematics at colleges and universities.
September 18, 2017
LM Deputy Director Discusses Reuse of EM Sites After Cleanup
Thomas Pauling discussed site reuse challenges at the Energy Communities Alliance 2017 National Cleanup Workshop.
September 18, 2017
Environmental Justice Activities: CBCF Annual Legislative Conference
The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc. will present the 47th Annual Legislative Conference on September 20–24, 2017.
August 18, 2017
LM Participates in ECA Peer Exchange
LM deputy director talks about visitors center benefits at Energy Communities Alliance (ECA) Peer Exchange in Hanford, WA.