Town hall meeting set to discuss WIPP

Feds given deadline to deal with WIPP leak

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) -On Friday, Congressman Steve Pearce will hold a town hall meeting to discuss the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant.

Community members are invited to come and ask questions about the recent leak which exposed 13 employees to radiation.

According to a news release, all New Mexicans are encouraged to attend.

The meeting will be at 4 p.m. at the Leo Sweet Center, 1302 Mission Avenue in Carlsbad.

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