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Nuclear waste meeting in Boise tonight

Meeting 5pm - 9:30pm at the Boise Center
Posted at 6:06 PM, Jul 14, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-14 20:06:24-04

You can shape the future of the Gem State's nuclear waste holdings at a meeting tonight between 5pm and 9:30pm at the Boise Center. 

The Department of Energy is holding it's 7th of 8 meetings nationwide seeking public input about a plan that lets states voluntarily consent to holding nuclear waste.

Sources say the Department of Energy is behind-schedule in cleaning waste that already is in Idaho, and some groups are against the plan.

The meeting got underway at 5pm and will go until 9:30pm at the Boise Centre.