Skip to comments.Feds Kept Radiological Contamination in Seattle Park Secret from Public [ Another Obama FAIL ]
Posted on 05/30/2013 5:29:20 PM PDT by NoLibZone
Magnuson Park in Seattle, Washington is famed for its beautiful shoreline and acres of recreational area. But its also home to a not insignificant level of radiological contamination. The federal governments known about it since 2009, according to local reports. But they didnt publicly announce the problem, leaving residents to walk near the area for years. Officials from the parks department, the Navy, and the state Department of Ecology said that they didnt warn the public because the area had been fenced-off, and anyone outside the fence would be safe. But the Navy has already slated a $9 million cleanup operation it labels time-critical for an area near a well-traveled local gym that borders the radiological zone.
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