East Lyme Board of Selectmen’s letter asking for action on the issue of long term nuclear waste disposal arrives on the desks of the Connecticut delegation today.
As a small town located next door to a nuclear power plant, East Lyme doesn’t have the power to solve the nation’s problem of how to safely store nuclear waste. But as the neighbor of Dominion’s Millstone nuclear power plant, it does have to live with it. So East Lyme Board of Selectmen decided to exercise the only power they have: the power of the pen.
For more on this story, visit: Dear Congress, Please Act to Find a Permanent Solution to the Problem of Nuclear Waste – The Lymes, CT Patch.