2002-05-08 / Front Page
Director of Emergency Management McMahon Outlines Indian Point Evacuation Plan County Legislators disagree about viability of plan
The Indian Point 2 & 3 Nuclear Station in Buchanan, N.Y. has long been the subject of controversy. Well before the September 11 attacks, activists called for the decommissioning of the plant, which was built in 1972 and exists in a densely populated region. Recent reports that terrorists targeted nuclear plants in the U.S. has raised the debate to a fevered pitch.