Submission Number: MBTL-SEPA-DEIS-0002428
Received: 6/9/2016 6:28:46 PM
Commenter: Matthew Boyle
Agency: Cowlitz County and the Washington Department of Ecology
Initiative: Millennium Bulk-Terminals Longview SEPA DEIS
Attachments: No Attachments
Bring the never-ending studies and ever-expanding permitting costs to a close and move on to a permit decision.
After five years, we have an exhaustive draft EIS for Millennium. Instead of more delays, we should move forward with this project, ensuring it meets the environmental requirements. No more or no less should be expected.
Cowlitz County is fraught with uncertainty. Millennium’s proposal, however, offers all the economic benefits of a long-term port facility without any of the uncertainty. Coal is needed by other countries to help shape their future and enhance their quality of life. Let's give other countries the living standards we have for ourselves.