Local Leader ‘Outraged’ Over Clean-Up Efforts For Former Nuclear Weapons Research Facility
The Superfund site is set to become the location of more than 12,000 new housing units, but problems with the clean-up of the location may slow the plans down.
S.F. Supervisor Calls For Hearing Into Hunters Point Shipyard Cleanup
San Francisco Supervisor Malia Cohen is calling for a hearing into problems plaguing the cleanup of radioactive material from the Hunters Point Shipyard, after a federal report found contractors falsified soil sample data from the site to a much greater degree than previously known. The shipyard, a former nuclear weapons research facility in the southeast section of the city, was designated in 1989 as a Superfund site. (Goldberg, 4/12)