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WAMC News
5:50 pm
Fri September 21, 2012

Vermont Town Officials Put at Ease on Disaster Prep

Vermont Yankee
Courtesy NRC and Entergy Corp.

A top official in the southern Vermont town of Dummerston says he's less worried now that he's learned more about preparations for an emergency at the Vermont Yankee nuclear plant.

The Brattleboro Reformer reports that Select Board member Tom Bodett had told a panel of state officials earlier this month that the emergency evacuation plan for the area around Vermont Yankee was something "no one really believes in."

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