WASHINGTON, March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The annual vigil in remembrance of the disaster at Three Mile Island will be held as usual starting at 3:15 A.M. at the North Gate of Three Mile Island. This will be the 32nd vigil since the accident in 1979 when T.M.I. Unit #1's core melted down.
TIME: Start at 3:15 A.M.
DATE: March 28, 2011
PLACE: North gate of Three Mile Island, 2 miles south of Middletown, PA on route 441
DEDICATION: This year the vigil is dedicated to the victims of the disasters in Japan
BRING: Signs and a covered candle.
NEEDED: Large sign that reads: T.M.I., Chernobyl, Fukushima; Who is Next?
The accident at Three Mile Island Unit #1 started at approximately 3:53 A.M. A moment of silence will be observed at that time. People are invited to share their thoughts otherwise. Breakfast follows the vigil.
SOURCE: No Nukes is a Pennsylvania group that has worked for years to close nuclear power plants in Pennsylvania and is opposed to the building of any new nuclear power plants and nuclear waste storage facilities in the Commonwealth.
SOURCE No Nukes Pennsylvania