Explosive Destruction Technology Environmental Assessment Public Meeting July 16

A public meeting to discuss the environmental assessment of the proposed installation and operation of

bluegrassarmydepotlogoan explosive destruction technology facility at the Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant is scheduled for Tuesday, July 16, 2013, from 6-8 p.m. at the Carl D. Perkins Building on Kit Carson Drive in Richmond, Ky. The meeting will begin with formal presentations, followed by an informal poster session. Public comment forms will be available and accepted at the meeting.

The Program Executive Office, Assembled Chemical Weapons Alternatives (PEO ACWA), in conjunction with the U.S. Army, has completed an environmental assessment to meet the requirements of the National Environmental Policy Act, or NEPA, and Title 32 Code of Federal Regulations Part 651. The environmental assessment examines the proposed installation and operation of an explosive destruction technology facility at the Blue Grass Army Depot to augment the Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant.

The public comment period on the draft “Finding of No Significant Impact” runs now through July 24, 2013. A decision will be made on this proposed action following review of the public comments.

 

The environmental assessment, the draft “Finding of No Significant Impact” and other supporting documents may be found on the PEO ACWA website atwww.peoacwa.army.mil.

 

How to Comment

PEO ACWA website: www.peoacwa.army.mil

Email: osd.APG.usamc.mbx.acwa-hq-environmental@mail.mil

Fax: 410-436-6026

Mail: Program Executive Office, ACWA

5183 Blackhawk Rd.

ATTN: SFAE-ACW-RM

Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21010-5424

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