Freeze Warning expires at 11:00 AM on 4/16, issued at 3:09 AM Berea, KY | Berry, KY | Bethelridge, KY | Bighill, KY

Content Tagged 'Blue Grass Army Depot'

Chemical Weapons Destruction Plant 75-Percent Complete
The facility in Madison County where aging chemical weapons are scheduled to be destroyed is now 75-percent complete. Video Video
Official: No Danger From Chemical Weapons Leak
Spokeswoman for the Blue Grass Army Depot says a vapor leak from a sarin gas round posed no danger to the public and stayed contained inside a storage igloo at the base.
Small Leak At Blue Grass Army Depot
The Blue Grass Army Depot in Richmond reports that a small vapor leak.
Bluegrass Practices for Chemical Disaster
Emergency responders in ten counties practice a mock chemical leak at the Blue Grass Army Depot. Video Video
Inside The Blue Grass Army Depot
ABC 36 got a look inside the area where all the chemical weapons will be destroyed. The facility is on track to finish construction in 2015. Video Video
Should Blue Grass Army Depot Firefighters Be Furloughed?
The firefighters are furloughed as part of the Fiscal Cliff budget cuts. The Blue Grass Army Depot command believes the firemen should be exempt. Video Video
Blue Grass Army Depot To Sound Sirens Wednesday
The Blue Grass Army Depot in Richmond will sound sirens on Wednesday as part of a regularly scheduled training exercise. Residents should not be alarmed.
Construction Milestone Reached At Blue Grass Army Depot
Construction crews at the Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant in Richmond safely installed the final pieces of major structural steel into the plant's building where aging chemical weapons will be destroyed.
New Veterans Center To Be Built In Madison County
American Legion Post 12, in cooperation with Madison County's Judge-Executive and the Blue Grass Army Depot, announced on Wednesday that steps have been taken to build a new Veterans Center in the county.
BGAD Plans To Retain Jobs
By the year 2023, people in Richmond could be out of a job. That’s the year the Blue Grass Army Depot will complete its job of destroying more than 500 chemical weapons. Video Video
Project To Dispose Of Chemical Weapons Complete
After 9 years of work, construction at the Blue Grass Army Depot is now more than half finished. Video Video
Depot Reports Small Sarin Leak
A low-level sarin leak was reported Monday at the Blue Grass Army Depot.
Blue Grass Army Depot Reports Vapor Leak
Army officials report low levels of vapors leaking in the chemical weapons igloo at the Blue Grass Army Depot.
Update: Congressman Ben Chandler Looking for Alternative Jobs At Blue Grass Army Depot
Rep. Ben Chandler plans to visit the depot next week to see if there is any way to potentially save jobs. Video Video
More Reaction To Possible Layoffs At Blue Grass Army Depot
There's continued reaction to the news from earlier this week that the Blue Grass Army Depot in Richmond might lay off 300 people.
Blue Grass Army Depot May Reduce Its Workforce
During a special Town Hall Meeting on Monday, Blue Grass Army Depot notified its workforce that a Reduction in Force (RIF) may be necessary to compensate for the shrinking workload.
Depot Weapons Among 10% Left To Be Destroyed
The Army says 90 percent of America's aging chemical stockpile has been destroyed -- with weapons in Madison County among the last batch left. Video Video
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital. supports children's privacy rights. All persons under the age of 13 MUST have parental permission to use this website and direct parental supervision is strongly recommended.