‘Scoping’ period for proposed coal terminal draft EIS begins Friday
Public meeting is Oct. 9 in Ridgefield
Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Clark County residents will have the opportunity to comment on the scope of an environmental impact statement for a proposed export terminal for shipping coal near Longview.
One of five public meetings will be held Oct. 9, from 5 to 8 p.m., at the Clark County Fairgrounds, 17402 N.E. Delfel Road, in Ridgefield. The meeting will include an open house with information on the proposed project, staff available to answer questions and opportunities to provide oral or written comments.
Millennium Bulk Terminals-Longview LLC is proposing to build and operate a terminal to export coal from the site of the former Reynolds Aluminum smelter in Cowlitz County.
In addition to during the Oct. 9 hearing, public comments can be submitted at www.millenniumbulkeiswa.gov, by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or US mail to Millennium Bulk Terminals Longview EIS, c/o ICF International, 701 Second Ave., Ste. 550, Seattle, WA 98104.