The U.S. Department of Energy has scheduled an additional public hearing July 6 on the draft supplement to the environmental impact statement on the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant near Carlsbad, N.M.,
Gov. Norm Bangerter requested the hearing, which will be held at the Ogden Hotel, 247 24th Street, beginning at 9 a.m.Those interested in being placed on the citizen comment list can call DOE's toll-free number, 1-800-274-0585. Written public comments will be received through July 11.
Witnesses also may register to testify the day of the hearing.