NOTICE: Ecology will suspend certain services starting July 1 in the unlikely event the Legislature does not enact state budgets before July 1. More information about suspended services.

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Nuclear Waste Program

Hanford Public Information Repositories (PIRs)

During comment periods concerning Hanford cleanup, the public can review documents at these locations or by downloading them from Ecology's Nuclear Waste - Public Comment Periods page.


Department of Ecology
Nuclear Waste Program Resource Center
3100 Port of Benton Blvd. Richland, WA 99352
Contact: Valarie Peery, 509-372-7950

U.S. Department of Energy
Public Reading Room
Washington State University, Tri Cities Consolidated Information Ctr., Rm. 101-L
2770 University Drive Richland, WA 99352
Contact: Janice Scarano, 509-375-7443

U.S. Department of Energy
Administrative Record and Public Information Repository
2440 Stevens Center Place, Room 1101, Richland, WA 99352
Contact: Heather Childers, 509-376-2530


Portland State University
Government Information
Branford Price Millar Library
1875 SW Park Avenue Portland, OR 97207-1151
Contact: Claudia Weston, 503-725-4542


Gonzaga University
Foley Center Library
East 502 Boone Avenue Spokane, WA 99258
Contact: John Spencer, 509-313-6110


University of Washington
Suzzallo Library
Government Publications Dept.
Box 352900 Seattle, WA 98195-2900
Contact: Hilary Reinert, 206-543-5597