FAA Public Meeting - Spaceport Colorado

05/17/2018 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm

In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is announcing the availability of the Draft Programmatic Environmental Assessment (PEA) for the Front Range Airport Launch Site Operator License, Spaceport Colorado. The Draft PEA was prepared to evaluate the potential environmental impacts of the FAA issuing a launch site operator license to the Adams County Board of County Commissioners (the BOCC) to operate a commercial space launch site, called "Spaceport Colorado," at the Front Range Airport (FTG), in Watkins, Colorado.

As part of the Draft PEA public participation process, the FAA will hold a public meeting to solicit comments from the public concerning the content and analysis in the Draft PEA.

Date/Time: May 17, 2018, 5 pm to 8 pm

Location: Front Range Airport, Cafeteria, 5200 Front Range Parkway, Watkins, CO

The public meeting will include an open house workshop from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm and an FAA presentation from 6:00 pm to 6:15 pm, followed by a public comment period from 6:15 pm to 8:00 pm, during which members of the public may provide up to a 3-minute statement.

For more information, visit https://www.faa.gov/about/office_org/headquarters_offices/ast/environmental/nepa_docs/review/documents_progress/front_range/