September 27, 2022

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DOE Renews Grant to the Ohio University

The Office of Environmental Management is renewing a $2.5 million grant to Ohio University (OU) to support community redevelopment.

September 20, 2022

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Three Portsmouth Site Employees Honored for Saving Co-Worker’s Life

The health and safety of Portsmouth Site employees is the first priority. When something doesn’t seem right, team members know to act.

September 6, 2022

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EM’s Nelson-Jean Views Cleanup Progress at PPPO Sites

Nicole Nelson-Jean, EM associate principal deputy assistant secretary for field operations, toured cleanup operations at the Portsmouth and Paducah sites and visited the Portsmouth/Paducah Project Office (PPPO).

August 30, 2022

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Community Leaders, Local Businesses Visit Portsmouth Site

Board members from the Pike County Chamber of Commerce recently visited EM’s Portsmouth Site for a tour and an update on decontamination and decommissioning (D&D) and other environmental cleanup efforts.

June 28, 2022

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Ohio Students Gain Technical Writing Experience Through Office of Environmental Management Assignment

Officials from EM and Ohio University recently joined a class at Ohio’s Western High School to celebrate the 11th cohort of students to complete an EM Annual Site Environmental Report (ASER) Summary project.

June 16, 2022

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Crews Demolish Massive Building at Portsmouth, Achieving EM 2022 Priority

The U.S. Department of Energy Office of Environmental Management (EM) recently completed the demolition of the X-326 uranium process building, marking the most significant cleanup milestone to date at its Portsmouth Site.

May 24, 2022

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White, Congressional Members Survey Portsmouth D&D Progress, Meet With Community Members

EM Senior Advisor William “Ike” White accompanied two U.S. House of Representatives members from Ohio on a visit to the Portsmouth Site on May 20.

April 12, 2022

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Ike White Views Cleanup Progress at Portsmouth, Meets With Local Officials

Senior Advisor William “Ike” White and other EM officials recently visited the Portsmouth Site to observe demolition and disposal activities associated with the cleanup program’s mission.

April 1, 2022

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Ohio's Valley High School Wins Regional Science Bowl Competition

Valley High School captured first place in this year’s South Central Ohio Regional Science Bowl.

March 15, 2022

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DOE Strategy Remains Successful at PPPO Facilities

Managers of the EM sites at Portsmouth, Ohio and Paducah, Kentucky, provided an update at the 2022 Waste Management Symposia last week on cleanup progress at the two locations.