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Open house set at Byron Generating

Published: Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

BYRON –Byron Generating Station’s annual community open house will be from 1 to 3:30 p.m. Oct. 13 in the training building at 4450 N. German Church Road.

The open house will include informational booths, interactive demonstrations, colorful educational displays, and a look inside the control simulator. There is no charge to attend.

Employees will provide general information about station operations, environmental awareness, security, safety, and other yearly station enhancements. Guests also will be able to tour the station’s control room simulator located in the training facility, which is where operator training is conducted.

Light refreshments will be served. For more information on the open house, or Byron Station and its outreach program, call 815-406-3554.

Due to security restrictions, the inside of the plant will not be toured.

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