Walden, Others to Visit Hanford Site


U.S. Representatives Greg Walden (R-Ore.) and Dan Newhouse (R-Wash.) will join U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry in a visit to the Hanford site in Washington state on Tuesday.

Walden will deliver remarks at an employee celebration to commemorate the completion of the K-Basin sludge transfer. This transfer was completed under budget, ahead of schedule, and reduces the environmental risks to the Columbia River.

Following the delivery of remarks, Walden, Newhouse, and speak with local STEM students and tour site facilities.