|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Wed, 13 Aug 2014 08:06:39 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] CHEMWEAPONS: Pueblo Depot (CO) cleanup|
Depot cleanup gets $54.5 million BY CHRIS WOODKA Pueblo Chieftain (CO) August 6, 2014The Army has shifted $54.5 million in funding for environmental cleanup at the Pueblo Chemical Depot in the next two years.
"PCD is doing important work to dispose of our nation's chemical weapon stockpiles, and these additional funds will support that critical, ongoing mission," said U.S. Sen. Mark Udall, D-Colo. "These funds also will ensure the depot can strengthen its remedial work around its facility and protect public health."
Udall is a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee.The funds will increase the projected budget for cleanups at the depot to $65.7 million in 2014-15, which is greater than the $11.2 million in President Barack Obama’s budget request.
... For the entire article, see http://www.chieftain.com/news/2787027-120/depot-cleanup-chemical-million -- 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 Fax: 650/961-8918 <email@example.com> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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