“Shhh! Nuke plant nearby” by Abby Luby

“ ‘We have bullet-resistant observation towers. The towers give us 360-degree visual and video capabilities.’ – Jim Steets, Entergy Nuclear Northeast Indian Point The Record Review Can the Indian Point nuclear power plant, just 17 miles away from Bedford, withstand a terrorist attack? The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is asking the public that question by inviting … Continue reading


“Indian Point sirens to be replaced” by Greg Bruno

“Peekskill – Following months of political pressure that wound its way to Washington, the owners of Indian Point have made a commitment to replace their nuclear plant’s troubled siren system by 2007. The timeline has yet to be established, but Entergy Nuclear Northeast, which owns and operates the twin reactors in northern Westchester County, offered … Continue reading


“Indian Point siren tests show improvement” by Greg Clary

“THE JOURNAL NEWS NRC meets with Entergy Entergy officials are set to meet with representatives of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission at 7 tonight at Crystal Bay on the Hudson at Charles Point Marina in Peekskill. For information about the meeting, visit the NRC’s Web site at Indian Point’s two tests of its emergency network … Continue reading

Press Releases

WestCAN Calls for the Real Deal – Have Schools Practice the Evacuation Drill

Westchester Citizens Awareness Network Adrian Court    Cortlandt Manor, New York      914-739-6164  Contact: Marilyn Elie:  c 914-954-6739   November 15, 2005       For Immediate Release WestCAN Calls for the Real Deal – Have Schools Practice the Evacuation Drill The controversy surrounding the antiquated siren alert system for emergencies at the Indian Point nuclear power plant raises serious questions … Continue reading

2005 Leak / Press Releases

Nuclear Regulatory Commission Lowers Indian Point Safety Rating

For Immediate Release November 9, 2005 Contact:    Mark Jacobs 914-382-1804                    Marilyn Elie 914-739-6164 Radioactive Leaks from Irradiated Fuel Pools Raise New Worries According to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) website, Indian Point 2’s safety rating has been down rated from green to white status for the second quarter. Again, the NRC has been reticent in … Continue reading