Posted on August 25, 2015
By Denise Civiletti, Riverhead Local
The deadline for written comments on the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Dredged Material Management Plan has been extended to 60 days, Rep. Lee Zeldin announced on Thursday. The new deadline for comments is Oct. 18, he said.
Zeldin wrote to the Army Corps Aug. 10 seeking an extension of the 30-day deadline set by the federal agency for public commment on the 1,300-plus pages of documents scheduled to be released to the public on Aug. 17, just one week prior to the only public hearing scheduled in Suffolk County.
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