Blue Grass Army Depot http://wuky.org en Special Facility Approved For Chemical Weapons Destruction At Blue Grass Army Depot http://wuky.org/post/special-facility-approved-chemical-weapons-destruction-blue-grass-army-depot <p>Work on the system that will be used to destroy 15,000 aging mustard rounds at the Blue Grass Army Depot in Richmond can move forward. Tue, 12 Nov 2013 21:34:02 +0000 Josh James 40437 at http://wuky.org Special Facility Approved For Chemical Weapons Destruction At Blue Grass Army Depot Chemical Destruction Advisory Board To Hold Special Meeting On Plan To Destroy Mustard Rounds http://wuky.org/post/chemical-destruction-advisory-board-hold-special-meeting-plan-destroy-mustard-rounds <p>The proposal to explode old mustard rounds at the Blue Grass Army Depot will be the subject of a special meeting Wednesday. Tue, 22 Oct 2013 18:07:34 +0000 Josh James 39394 at http://wuky.org Chemical Destruction Advisory Board To Hold Special Meeting On Plan To Destroy Mustard Rounds Furloughs Hit Blue Grass Army Depot http://wuky.org/post/furloughs-hit-blue-grass-army-depot <p>RICHMOND, Ky. - More than 100 workers at the Bluegrass Army Depot in Richmond are seeing their hours cut from 40 per week down to thirty-two at least through September.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>The furloughs are a byproduct of the automatic spending cuts triggered by the federal budget sequester.&nbsp; Blue Grass Chemical Activity commander Lieutenant Colonel Christopher Grice says the action is regrettable but necessary.&nbsp; He insists however, that the safe and secure storage of over 500 tons of chemical weapons at the site remains the highest priority.</p> Mon, 08 Jul 2013 20:30:38 +0000 Alan Lytle 34169 at http://wuky.org Furloughs Hit Blue Grass Army Depot