On July 1st, the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) published a Notice of Intent (NOI) to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for the Commercial Virginia Offshore Wind Commercial Project. The Notice of Intent initiates a 30-day public comment period that ends on August 2, 2021. During the public comment period, BOEM is hosting three public scoping meetings where participants may learn about the Project, ask questions, and share testimonies.
The virtual scoping meetings will be held on:
- Monday, July 12, 2021, 5:00 pm EST
- Wednesday, July 14, 2021, 1:00 pm EST
- Tuesday, July 20, 5:00 pm EST
For more information on the public comment period or attending a scoping meeting, see the BOEM website.