Korkia, Ken


Title
Korkia, Ken
Creator:
Korkia, Ken, 1958-, interviewee; Moore, LeRoy, interviewer;
Date Recorded:
1998
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Description:

Ken Korkia started working as a technical assistant to the Rocky Flats Cleanup Commission in 1990, and he was later hired as staff coordinator for the Rocky Flats Citizens Advisory Board. In this interview Korkia talks about developing a comprehensive awareness of what went on at Rocky Flats, and he details some of his contributions as an advocate for public participation in the cleanup process. Much of the conversation centers on access to information as well as the understandability of information. Korkia describes how citizens’ voices and concerns get represented – or ignored – in budget priorities for Rocky Flats.
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Subject:
Korkia, Ken, 1958-.
Rocky Flats Citizens Advisory Board.
Rocky Flats Environmental Technology Site (U.S.)
Rocky Flats Cleanup Commission.
Nuclear weapons industry Colorado Rocky Flats.
Nuclear weapons plants Environmental aspects Colorado Rocky Flats.
Nuclear weapons plants Health aspects Colorado Rocky Flats.
Political participation Colorado Rocky Flats.
Radioactive waste sites Cleanup Colorado Rocky Flats.
Language:
eng
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Local call number:
OH1505
Copyright:
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