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Coal Roadshow

Posted on 25th September 2013 at 15:54

The coal export roadshow lands in Spokane today, as the public hearings continue on the scoping process for the proposed Millennium Bulk Terminals facility in Longview. Cowlitz County Building and Planning, the Department of Ecology and the Corps of Engineers will be at the Spokane Convention Center from 4 to 8 pm today, taking public comment on what should be covered in the state and federal Environmental Impact Statements regarding the facility. This is the second of five planned meetings during the scoping process. At least two thousand people attended last week’s meeting in Longview. Today’s event is the second of five planned meetings; the next one is scheduled on Tuesday, October 1st in Pasco. The fourth meeting is set for Wednesday, October 9th at the Clark County Fairgrounds and the fifth will be in Tacoma on Thursday, October 17th.