According to WBIR News of Knoxville, Y-12 is initiating an “orderly shutdown” today to ensure the complex’s security and safety during the federal shutdown.
*Facility expected to give additional details about its shutdown plan to employees this week or next week
*It’s still unclear whether Y-12 employees will be furloughed.
And Knoxville News Sentential (Knox News) reports:
Oak Ridge nuclear weapons plant Y-12 in process of “orderly shutdown” due to government shutdown.