2012 CPEO Military List Archive

From: Lenny Siegel <lsiegel@cpeo.org>
Date: Sun, 11 Mar 2012 13:05:01 -0700 (PDT)
Reply: cpeo-military
Subject: [CPEO-MEF] CLEANUP: Cutler Naval Communications Station (ME)
Toxic Waste Cleanup Continues at Cutler Navy Base

by Jacqueline Weaver
Ellsworth American (ME)
March 9, 2012

CUTLER - In its heyday it was the largest and most powerful facility of its kind in the world, capable of communicating with U.S. submarines navigating the Atlantic and Arctic oceans.

But 51 years later the Naval Computer and Telecommunications Station on Sprague Neck Peninsula is attracting less favorable attention as the Navy carries out a toxic waste remediation plan.

A union official representing 86 civilians who work at the base has filed a claim seeking information about whether 12 of the employees were exposed to hazardous wastes.


For the entire article, see
http://fenceviewer.com/site/index.php? option=com_k2&view=item&id=72892:toxic-waste-cleanup-continues-at- cutler-navy-base&Itemid=938


Lenny Siegel
Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight
a project of the Pacific Studies Center
278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041
Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545
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