Hanford and Vit Plant work delays for 5/10/17

Hanford and Vit Plant work delays for 5/10/17
Crews are surveying the area for radioactive contamination after a tunnel collapsed at Hanford.

Due to the recovery actions in the 200 East Area, Hanford site employees should adhere to the following dayshift work schedule for today:

Non-essential employees north of the Wye Barricade are to report to work at 9:00 a.m.

All employees south of the Wye Barricade, including employees working in Richland – are on a regular work schedule

200 East Area WRPS essential personnel are to report to the 2750E facility.

All other Essential employees needed north of the Wye Barricade to maintain minimum safe operations are to follow their normal work schedule.

Route 4 South remains closed north of the Wye Barricade. Use alternate Route 2 North or the Rattlesnake Barricade. The Rattlesnake Barricade will remain open until 10:30 a.m.

Call the Hanford Hotline at 376-9999 for updates

Hanford Vit Plant construction site employees are on a work delay until 9 a.m. for Wednesday, May 10. Employees are instructed to use Gate 31 only – gate opens at 7:30 a.m.

All other Vit Plant staff on normal work schedule.

For updated information, employees can call the Vit Plant employee hotline number at 373-3333 prior to leaving for work.