Stovall, Hank


Title
Stovall, Hank
Creator:
Stovall, Hank(Henry Adam), 1930-, interviewee; Nordhaus, Hannah, interviewer;
Date Recorded:
2004
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Description:

People: Al Hazle, Gail Schoettler

Places: Rocky Flats nuclear weapons plant, Broomfield

Subjects: accidents at Rocky Flats causing off-site contamination in the surrounding community, tritium spill at Rocky Flats (contamination of Great Western Reservoir – Broomfield water supply, slowness of Rocky Flats in notifying public of spill, urine tests of citizens showing tritium contamination, replacement of Broomfield drinking water supply), radioactive sludge released into Walnut Creek, 903 pad contamination, 1957 fire, 1969 fire, work as liaison to Rocky Flats while on Broomfield city council, cleanup of Rocky Flats (RFCA 1 – Rocky Flats Cleanup Agreement, RFCA 2, radiation levels, politics, buffer zone, proposed models for monitoring cleanup levels, evaluation of cleanup quality so far), FBI raid (Grand Jury investigation, penalty against contractor of $18.5 million, public’s need to know Grand Jury findings, thoughts about Grand Jury’s decision not to indict anyone), Health Advisory Panel’s survey of off-site contamination, RESRAD model, Rocky Flats Local Impacts Initiative (RFLII), Rocky Flats Coalition of Local Governments (RFCLG), secrecy at Rocky Flats, security at Rocky Flats, safety precautions at Rocky Flats, protesters, Rocky Flats as source of jobs, need for nuclear weapons production, problem of radioactive waste disposal, ongoing legal issues at Rocky Flats, need for independent review of safety conditions at Rocky Flats.

Subject:
Stovall, Hank (Henry Adam), 1930-
Rocky Flats Environmental Technology Site (U.S.)
Nuclear weapons plants Environmental aspects Colorado Rocky Flats.
Offenses against the environment Colorado Golden.
Radiation Safety measures.
Radioactive waste sites Cleanup Colorado Rocky Flats.
Boulder (Colo.) History Biography.
Language:
eng
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Local call number:
OH1279
Copyright:
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