Public hearings for the West-wide Energy Corridor Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (PEIS) were held in January and February 2008.
The U.S. Department of Energy, the U.S. Department of Interior Bureau of Land Management, the U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service, and the U.S. Department of Defense (the Agencies) held public hearings to obtain comments on the draft PEIS in eleven western states in January and February 2008. Dates and locations for public hearings are listed below.
Transcripts of the public hearings are available on the Documents page.
Public Hearing Webcasts
To view an archived Webcast, follow the "Webcast archive" link for the meeting of interest, and complete the registration form to view the archive.
Public Hearing Locations and Dates
NOTE: With the exception of Window Rock AZ, Elko NV, and Washington DC, there were two hearings on the same day at each location listed below.
The first hearing was held from 2-5 PM, and the second hearing was held from 6-8 PM. There was one hearing in Window Rock (Jan. 23, 2008), from 2-5 PM, one hearing in Elko (Feb. 5, 2008), from 6-8 PM and one hearing in Washington DC (Feb. 5, 2008), from 2-4 PM.
Dates and locations for the public hearings:
Tuesday, January 8, 2008, Portland OR
Doubletree Portland Lloyd Center
Tuesday, January 8, 2008, Sacramento CA
1000 NE Multnomah
California Energy Commission
Thursday, January 10, 2008, Ontario CA
1516 Ninth Street
Ayres Hotel & Suites
Thursday, January 10, 2008, Seattle WA
1945 East Holt Blvd.
Renaissance Hotel Seattle
Tuesday, January 15, 2008, Grand Junction CO
515 Madison Street
Tuesday, January 15, 2008, Phoenix AZ
765 Horizon Drive
Grand Junction CO
BLM Training Center
Thursday, January 17, 2008, Las Vegas NV
9828 N 31st Ave
Atomic Testing Museum
Thursday, January 17, 2008, Salt Lake City UT
755 E Flamingo Road
Las Vegas NV
Airport Hilton Hotel
Wednesday, January 23, 2008, Window Rock AZ
5151 Wiley Post Road
Salt Lake City UT
Quality Inn Navajo Nation Capital
Thursday, January 24, 2008, Albuquerque NM
48 West Highway 264
Window Rock AZ
Holiday Inn & Suites
Tuesday, January 29, 2008, Cheyenne WY
5050 Jefferson St. NE
Best Western Hitching Post & Inn
Tuesday, January 29, 2008, Helena MT
1700 West Lincoln Way
Best Western Helena Great Northern Hotel
Thursday, January 31, 2008, Boise ID
835 Great Northern Blvd.
Best Western Visa Inn & Conference Center
Thursday, January 31, 2008, Denver CO
2645 Airport Way
Holiday Inn Cherry Creek
Tuesday, February 5, 2008, Elko NV
455 S. Colorado Blvd
BLM Elko Field Office
Tuesday, February 5, 2008, Washington DC
3900 E. Idaho St.
Embassy Suites Washington Convention Center
900 10th St., NW