|For Immediate Release||August 17, 1999|
|Media Contact:||Bill Taylor (803) 725-2889|
General Eugene Habiger (USAF Ret.), the Department of Energy's Director of Security and Emergency Response will be at the Savannah River Site on Wednesday, August 18, 1999. Gen. Habiger, the former Commander-In-Chief, U.S. Strategic Command, has recently been named by the Secretary of Energy as the DOE's Security Czar.
While at the Savannah River Site, he will visit first-hand several elements of the site's overall security program.
General Habiger will be available for comments to members of the media at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, in the Savannah River Site's badging office of the site's main administration area. It is requested that interested media members arrive at the badging office prior to 3:20 p.m.
For further information, please contact Bill Taylor of the DOE Office of External Affairs at (803) 725-2889.