Comment Period Extended for Proposed Base Seattle Expansion Draft PEIS

U.S. Coast Guard Base Seattle. Photo: USCG.

Coast Guard officials say they have extended until Dec. 16 the period for public comment on the Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (PEIS) for the proposed expansion of Coast Guard Base Seattle.

The public comment period was previously scheduled to conclude Dec. 2.

The Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement is available online for reading at

The release of the Draft PEIS on Oct. 7 launched a public commentary period, during which the Coast Guard began accepting public comment online at with docket number USCG-2021-0183.

Public comment may also be sent via the U.S. Post Office to: U.S. Coast Guard, Shore Infrastructure Logistics Center, Environmental Management Division, ATTN: Mr. Dean Amundson, 1301 Clay St. Suite 700N, Oakland, CA 94612-5203.