Find us on Facebook!


Millennium Hearings

Posted on 30th September 2016 at 09:09

Hearings are planned for Monday, October 24th in Longview and in Ridgefield on the 25th, taking public comment on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement regarding the proposed Millennium Bulk Terminals coal export facility. The U. S. Army Corps of Engineers is announcing that the Draft EIS is available for review and public comment, with the comment period opening today and running through Tuesday, November 29th. The Corps is now setting up two public hearings on the document; both hearings will have the same format, running from 1 to 9 pm. Things will start with an Open House, with brief presentations on the project scheduled for 1 and 5 pm. Oral public comments will then be taken from 1 to 4 pm, and from 5 to 9 pm. The Longview hearing will take place at the Cowlitz Regional Conference and Events Center. Comments can also be made via snail-mail or on-line through the project web page.