PUBLIC OUTREACH

DRAFT ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT AND PUBLIC OUTREACH

The Draft Environmental Assessment (EA) is available for public review—click here to view the document. A paper copy of the Draft EA is available for public review at CLT Center, 5601 Wilkinson Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28208. To make an appointment to review the Draft EA, please contact Amber Leathers, Planning & Environmental Manager, Charlotte Douglas International Airport, (704) 560 1820.

Two virtual public workshops and hearings were held on May 17th and May 18th to discuss the Draft EA. If you were not able to attend, video recordings of the public workshops are provided below. If you have important information that has not been considered in this document or comments on the Draft EA, please send your written comments to Sarah Potter, Associate Vice President, Landrum & Brown, 4445 Lake Forest Drive, Suite 700, Cincinnati, OH 45255, or by email to CLTCapacityEA@landrum-brown.com.

Comments are due no later than 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on June 1, 2021. If submitting via the U.S. Postal Service, your comment must be postmarked by that date. Before including your name, address and telephone number, email, or other personal identifying information in your comment, be advised that your entire comment – including your personal identifying information – may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold from public review your personal identifying information, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so.

PUBLIC WORKSHOP – MAY 17, 2021 AT 1 PM
PUBLIC WORKSHOP – MAY 18, 2021 AT 6 PM

VIRTUAL PRESENTATION – POSTED DECEMBER 3, 2020

A virtual presentation was made available to the public on December 3, 2020 for the Capacity Enhancements Environmental Assessment (EA) at Charlotte Douglas International Airport. The virtual presentation reviews the EA process, identifies the purpose and need of the project, and discusses alternatives developed and considered. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 public health emergency, there were no in-person meetings for this presentation. Comments were accepted through January 4, 2021 via email and U.S. Postal Service mail. The virtual presentation is available by clicking here for informational purposes.

PUBLIC OUTREACH STATEMENT

The Airport Sponsor is committed to complete, open, and effective participation in Airport actions. The Airport Sponsor regards community involvement as an essential element in the development of Airport programs and decisions that affect the public.

As part of this National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) process, a broad array of opportunities will be provided to distribute information about the Environmental Assessment (EA) to relevant federal, state, and local agencies and other interested parties, as well as to solicit the input of these parties.

For more information on public participation in the EA process, see the Council on Environmental Quality’s A Citizen’s Guide to the NEPA, Having Your Voice Heard.

Interested parties will have several opportunities to provide input and comments on the Proposed Action during the EA process. If you have questions or need further information, please contact:

Sarah Potter
Landrum & Brown
4445 Lake Forest Drive, STE 700
Cincinnati, OH 45242
CLTCapacityEA@landrum-brown.com

PAST EA MEETINGS

Public Information Meetings to inform the public on the conversion of an EIS to an EA were held on Monday, October 21, 2019 and Thursday, October 24, 2019. The agenda for each meeting was identical and an opportunity to submit written comments was provided at each meeting. All comments obtained from the public information meetings will be considered during the preparation of the EA. The EA will also take into consideration all comments obtained during the public meetings held during the EIS process.

Public Meeting – Location 1
Monday, October 21, 2019 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Embassy Suites (main entrance)
4800 S. Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28217

Public Meeting – Location 2
Thursday, October 24, 2019 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Harris Conference Center at Central Piedmont Community College
3216 CPCC Harris Campus Drive
Charlotte, NC 28208

EA Public Information Meetings (October 21 & 24, 2019)

PAST MEETINGS AND MATERIALS

EIS Scoping Meetings (April 24 & 26, 2018)