NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
Champlain Wind, LLC (First Wind)
BOWERS WIND PROJECT
Tuesday, April 30th &
Wednesday, May 1st
Lee Academy 26 Winn Road Lee, Maine
(about 12 miles east of Lincoln on Rte 6)
PLEASE help us out by attending at least one of the evening sessions. We expect lots of contractors' employees to attend. Many of the seasonal people will not be back in time so your attendance is especially important.
The daytime sessions (9am - 5pm) will be devoted to receiving testimony in accordance with procedural orders issued by the Department and specifically from the applicant (Champlain Wind, LLC) and the intervenors: David Corrigan; Partnership for Preservation of Downeast Lakes Watershed; Conservation Law Foundation and Maine Renewable Energy Association.
6:00 PM - ? ?
The evening sessions will begin at 6:00 p.m. for the purpose of receiving testimony from members of the general public.
Testimony on the application may be given orally at the hearing. A signup sheet will be available and the public will be invited to speak in the order on the signup sheet. Get there early!!! DEP will also accept written comments at the hearing. Written comments may also be mailed to: Department of Environmental Protection, Attn: Jessica M. Damon, 106 Hogan Road, Bangor, Maine 04401 or by email at BowersWindProject.DEP@maine.gov .
Please be respectful. This is the first time DEP has granted a public hearing for a wind project.