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Community Advisory Council

Formed in 1998 to advise the Laboratory Director on selected issues, particularly on the environment, safety, and health, it is the intent of the Laboratory that the Community Advisory Council (CAC) represents a diverse range of interests and values of individuals and groups who are interested in or affected by the actions of the Laboratory. The CAC consists of representatives from 27 local civic, education, environment, employee, and health organizations. In September 2013, they celebrated their 15th anniversary.

The CAC sets its own agenda, brings forth issues important to the community, and works to provide consensus recommendations to Laboratory management. Meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the Laboratory’s Berkner Hall.

CAC meetings are open to the public and interested community members are encouraged to attend. An opportunity for public comment is offered at each meeting. New members are welcome. Please attend a meeting to learn more.

CAC Photo Albums

On September 12, 2013, the CAC celebrated its 15 year anniversary

On February 14, 2013, CAC members visited the National Synchrotron Light Source II for the second time since construction began in 2009

Community Advisory Council Members Tour the NSLS-II Construction Site

Community Advisory Council Members Tour the Brookhaven Graphite Research Reactor