The BOEM Meeting scheduled for January 17, 2019 at the MV Hebrew Center will be postponed due to partial government shutdown.
The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management will postpone public meetings on its Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Vineyard Wind project originally scheduled for January 15-17 in Hyannis, Nantucket, and Martha's Vineyard. In a December 26 notice, BOEM stated the following:
"If the federal government shutdown continues into the morning of January 14, the meetings scheduled for January 15-17 will be rescheduled."
Vineyard Power encourages the public to submit comments online for both the BOEM Draft Environmental Impact Statement as well as the Final Environmental Impact Report submitted to the Massachusetts Environmental Policy Act Office. Instructions to submit comment can be found here. BOEM continues to accept online comments during the shutdown.