Jay Coghlan will speak in Independence on Friday night on the topic of nuclear weapons production.

Coghlan is executive director of Nuclear Watch of New Mexico. He will speak at 7 p.m. at Walnut Gardens Community of Christ, 19201 R.D. Mize Road.

Coghlan is bringing his concerns about the Kansas City Plant producing nuclear weapons components and the toxic plume that remains beneath the Bannister Federal Complex, which is being vacated.

For more information, contact Lu Mountenay, 816-252-5724.

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