July 12, 2020

Art & Lifestyle:

Calvert Cliffs Siren Test: Noon June 1

Calvert Cliffs

A full-cycle test of the alert and notification sirens throughout St. Mary’s, Calvert, and Dorchester counties will take place at noon Monday, June 1, 2020.

Power Plant Siren Test Monday, Oct. 2

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A full-cycle test of the Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant alert and notification sirens throughout St. Mary’s, Calvert, and Dorchester counties will occur Monday, Oct. 2, 2017, at noon. The test includes a three-minute activation of all sirens within the 10-mile radius of the plant.

Sirens on July 3. This Is Only a Test

Sirens

A full-cycle test of the alert and notification sirens throughout St. Mary’s, Calvert, and Dorchester counties will be conducted at noon Monday, July 3, 2017.

Sirens on Aug. 3: This Is Only a Test

Sirens

Exelon Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant will perform post-maintenance tests on two St. Mary’s County sirens. There will be a full-cycle test of alert and notification sirens No. 41 and No. 45 in St. Mary’s on Wednesday, Aug. 3.

Was the Thomas Johnson Bridge Worth It?

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In 1975 Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant commenced. In 1978 the Gov. Thomas Johnson Bridge opened to traffic. SoMD changed forever.

Potassium Iodide Tablets Available Aug. 19

St. Mary’s County Health Department will distribute Potassium Iodide tablets to residents living or working within the 10 mile emergency protection zone (EPZ) of the Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant.