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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.
October 13, 2017
DOE Marks 40-Year Anniversary – LM Marks 14 Years
The year 2017 marks 40 years since the U.S. Department of Energy was established to unify the federal government’s energy planning efforts.
October 5, 2017
LM Issues High Performing Organization Plan
LM has completed its internal planning document for FY 2017 through FY 2021—the high performing organization (HPO) plan.
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.
September 1, 2017
Beneficial Reuse at the Weldon Spring Site
Beneficial Reuse at the Weldon Spring Site
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.
August 10, 2017
GJO Marks One-Year on National Register List
The DOE Grand Junction, Colorado, Office announces its one-year listing on the National Register of Historic Places.
August 2, 2017
Exhibit Depicts African-American Life During Manhattan Project-Era
This summer the Federal Building will host a photography exhibition focusing on African-American life during the Manhattan Project-era in Oak Ridge.
August 2, 2017
Renovations Enhance Hanford Site MAPR Visitor Center
Dedication ceremony opens a newly renovated center and exhibits highlighting the Manhattan Project National Historical Park’s Hanford, WA, site.
August 2, 2017
Experience Manhattan on the Mesa Exhibit in Los Alamos, NM
New exhibits at a Los Alamos museum allows visitors to experience a part of MAPR not yet open to the public.