Today Marks the 70th Anniversary of the Manhattan Project

Today marks the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the Manhattan Project.

Congressman Doc Hastings will be visiting Richland to mark the anniversary.  He will also join local leaders at the Richland library at 11AM where everyone is welcome.

He will speak about the legislation to creat a Manhattan Project National Park Unit.

Today's event will also celebrate Hanford's contributions to the success of the project.