GALLUP, N.M. (KRQE) – The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory commission is hosting two public meetings in Gallup Friday. The meetings are to discuss efforts to cleanup uranium contamination in the Navajo Nation.


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At 2:30 p.m. commissioners will meet with Navajo members of the Red Water Pond Road Community to hear first hand accounts of how uranium contamination has impacted them. Then at 6:30 p.m. at the Hilton Garden Inn the commission will hold a briefing on their plan to address the contamination. That briefing will also be streamed online.