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The Palisades Nuclear Plant will be decommissioned, starting in 2022.

COVERT — A panel will soon form to provide for open communication, public involvement and education on the decommissioning of the Palisades Power Plant, Van Buren County officials announced Friday.

The Palisades Community Advisory Panel will be made up of people from state, tribal and local units of government, and people representing public health, education, the environment, emergency preparedness, labor, business, local units of taxation, the general public and plant owners.