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Hanford Site Tour Reservations Open Monday

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RICHLAND, Wash. - The U.S. Department of Energy will be opening online registration for both of its 2015 public tour programs on March 9 at 9 a.m. through the Hanford Site's webpage.

Hanford Site cleanup tours will includes stops at the Cold Test Facility, Environmental Restoration Disposal Facility, 200-West Area Groundwater Pump and Treat facility, and the Waste Treatment Plant.  

Those tour dates are:

April 21 and 22; May 5, 6, 19, and 21; June 2, 3, 4, 16, and 17; July 28, 29, and 30; August 11, 12, 13, 25, 26, and 27

Tours leave at 7:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. on all tour days.

You can sign up for Hanford cleanup tours by clicking here.

B Reactor tours will include history of the site, seeing the front face of the reactor, fan ventilation rooms, water valve pit, water process laboratories, accumulator room, the reactor's control room and the base of the front face stairway.

Those tour dates are:

April 7, 8, 11, 18, 28, and 29; May 2, 12, 13, 16, 27, 28, and 30; June 9, 10, 11, 13, 23, 24, 25, 27, and 30; July 1, 14, 15, 21, 22, 23, and 25; August 3, 4, 5, 8, 17, 18, 19, 22, and 31; September 1, 2, 5, 15, 16, 19, 29, and 30.

You can sign up for the B Reactor tours by clicking here.

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