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HEARING: Vineyard Wind Connector, 10:00 a.m., 03/18/2019


POSTED: February 28, 2019, 11:13 AM


Vineyard Wind Connector (CCC File No. 17026)
March 18, 2019

A hearing officer for the Cape Cod Commission will hold a pro-forma hearing on Monday, March 18, 2019, 10:00 a.m. at the Cape Cod Commission offices, 3225 Main Street, Route 6A, Barnstable, MA for the purpose of procedurally opening the public hearing period on Development of Regional Impact (DRI) review for the following project.  The project is a mandatory DRI pursuant to Section 2(d)(i) of the Cape Cod Commission’s Enabling Regulations Governing Developments of Regional Impact; the Secretary of the Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs has issued a Certificate on the project’s Final Environmental Impact Statement/Environmental Impact Report under the Massachusetts Environmental Policy Act (EEA No. 15787).  This notice is being published pursuant to Section 5 of the Cape Cod Commission Act.

Project Name:   Vineyard Wind Connector
Project Applicant:   Vineyard Wind LLC
Project Location:   Town of Barnstable, with offshore export cable landing at Covell’s Beach and onshore export cable terminus at existing substation in Independence Park, Hyannis
Project Description:   Construction and operation of the portion of the Vineyard Wind Connector Project located within Barnstable County, which Project is intended to connect to and serve the proposed approximately 800 megawatt Vineyard Wind offshore wind project; offshore export cables located within Barnstable County waters, the onshore duct bank and associated onshore export cables within existing rights of way, and the proposed onshore substation.

NOTE:  The purpose of this hearing is to open the DRI public hearing period on the project for procedural purposes.  No substantive presentations will be made, no testimony will be taken and no substantive action will be taken regarding this project at this hearing.  Further notice will be provided at a future time when substantive project review commences.

The application, plans and relevant documents may be viewed at the Cape Cod Commission offices located at 3225 Main Street, Route 6A, Barnstable, MA 02630 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.  For further information or to schedule a viewing appointment, please contact the Commission office at (508) 362-3828.  

If you are deaf or hard of hearing or are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation, contact the Cape Cod Commission at (508)362-3828; for Telecommunications Relay Services (TRS) dial 711.

Caso estas informações sejam necessárias em outro idioma, por favor, contate o Coordenador de Título VI da MPO pelo telefone (508)362-3828 or Para serviços de retransmissão de telecomunicações, disque 711.



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