Allison Scott Majure, Communications Director
New Mexico Environment Department
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Clean-up of Jet Fuel Spill in Albuquerque – Public Meeting Tonight April 19th, 2016

Apr 19, 2016 2:25 PMClean-up of Jet Fuel Spill in Albuquerque – Public Meeting Tonight

Hosted by State Environment Dept. & Kirtland Air Force Base

Albuquerque – Tonight the New Mexico Environment Department and Kirtland Air Force Base present updates on the clean-up of the Kirtland jet fuel spill with an extended question and answer session. The meeting will include a preliminary poster presentation conducted by Advanced Placement students at Highland High School who have been studying the spill’s effects.


Who:     Representatives from NMED, KAFB, the Water Utility Authority, and the City of Albuquerque will be available to address community concerns and provide specifics on the project’s clean-up status.


When:   5:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 19, 2016

5:30 – 6:00 p.m. Poster Session

6:00 – 6:30 p.m. Clean-up Project Updates

6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Q&A


Where: African American Performing Arts Center

310 San Pedro NE (State Fairgrounds at San Pedro & Copper)


What:    For more information, visit:


PROJECT CONTACTS:        Jill Turner, NMED Project Communications Lead  /  505-222-9548


Diane Agnew, NMED Project Technical Lead


Dennis McQuillan, NMED Chief Scientist