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Maxey Flats, 1976

Posted on November 16, 2014 | in Uncategorized | by
 A worker using a bull dozer filled one of the trenches at Maxey Flats, a nuclear burial site on  February 4, 1976. The 235 acre site in Fleming County was operated by Nuclear  Engineering Company of Louisville.  Ron Garrison | Staff

A worker operating a bulldozer filled one of the trenches at Maxey Flats, a nuclear burial site, on Feb. 4, 1976. The 235-acre site in Fleming County was operated by the Nuclear Engineering Co. of Louisville. Work is to begin next year on a final ‘cap’ of Maxey Flats nuclear-waste site. Photo by Ron Garrison | Staff

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