WTIC1080
Boston Marathon Memorial Coverage Live Video | Share Your Thoughts | Complete Boston Marathon Coverage

Local News

Local Residents Get Oppurtunity To Express Nuclear Safety Concerns

View Comments
powerplants

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) – Residents who live near the Millstone Nuclear Power Station will get a chance to air their concerns about safety during a public forum.

State Sen. Andrea Stillman and state Rep. Betsy Ritter organized Monday’s meeting at Waterford Town Hall in response to ongoing concerns about the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant in Japan since the earthquake and tsunami struck the nation.

In addition to the Democratic lawmakers, representatives of Dominion, the company that owns Millstone, are scheduled to be available to describe the plant’s safety features.

Dominion officials say it’s “important to keep stakeholders informed” about issues surrounding the plant.

(Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus