Time: November 29, 2012 from 3pm to 7pm
Location: Ferndale Events Center
Street: 5715 Barrett Road
City/Town: Ferndale, WA
Website or Map: http://cts.vresp.com/c/?Clima…
Event Type: public, hearing
Organized By: US Army Corps of Engineers, Dept. of Ecology, Whatcom County govt
Latest Activity: Dec 1, 2012
If approved, the Gateway Pacific Terminal north of Bellingham would be the largest coal export terminal in the United States. Right now, the Army Corps of Engineers, Department of Ecology and Whatcom County are trying to decide which impacts to take into account as they consider the permit proposal.
This is your opportunity to provide input on what impacts you believe should be considered. There are a myriad of potential impacts from increased train and shipping traffic, impacts to our fragile eco-system, impacts to our air quality and to global warming and more... What’s important is that you voice your concerns.
On Thursday, Nov. 29 there is a hearing in Ferndale at the Ferndale Events Center about the proposed coal export facility at Cherry Point. This is our official public opportunity to voice our concerns about specific impacts. Please come to the hearing, submit a comment, and testify.
When: Thursday 11/29, 2 pm gathering, hearing from 3 – 7 pm.
Where: Ferndale Events Center, 5715 Barrett Road, Ferndale, Washington 98248