WHITE MESA MILL LICENSE RENEWAL
HEARINGS

On June 8, 2017, the Utah Division of Waste Management and Radiation Control (DWMRC) held a hearing on the License Renewal and License Amendments to the Radioactive Materials License for the White Mesa Uranium Mill, San Juan County, Utah. The hearing, held in Salt Lake City, Utah, was to answer questions from interested parties that had previosly been submitted to the DWMRC. Public comments were accepted at the end of the hearing.

On June 15, 2017, the DWMRC held another hearing in Blanding, Utah, to receive written and oral comments from the public. A number of citizens attended this hearing and make comments. Spelling of some names may be incorrect.

May 15 Hearing Audio Files (MP3):

File 1 - Amber Reimondo, Grand Canyon Trust

File 2 - Bradley Angel, Greenaction for Health and Environment

File 3 - Tony Kirk

File 4 - San Juan County Commissioner Bruce Adams

File 5 - San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman

File 6 - Sarana Riggs

File 7 - Corinna Tate

File 8 - Wallace Price

File 9 - Ron Nielson, Assoc. Superintendent, San Juan School District

File 10 - Sarah Fields, Uranium Watch

File 11 - Randy Ballas

File 12 - Taylor Harrison, Blanding City Council

File 13 - Dwayne Lyman

File 14 - Merri Shumway, San Juan County School Board Vice President

File 15 - Leisha Anderson

File 16 - File 15 Duplicate

File 17 - Brent Hostler

File 18 - Shawn Begay

File 19 - Scott Clow, Environmental Director, Ute Mt. Ute Tribe

File 20 - ? Benally

File 21 - Cheryl Bowers

File 22 - Sarah Durick

File 23 - Rick Busby ?

File 24 - Kelly Davis

File 25 - Ephrim Duchy, White Mesa

File 26 - Eva Worthland ?

File 27 - Yolanda Badback, White Mesa

File 28 - Peter Ortego, General Counsel, Ute Mt. Ute Tribe

File 29 - Genivive Benally

File 30 - Lindsey Black

File 31 - No name given

File 32 - Unknown, White Mesa Mill Worker

File 33
- Thelma Whiskers, White Mesa

Thanks to Jon Kovosh, Utah Public Radio, for providing these recordings of the hearing.

 


Updated June 16, 2017


 

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