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Tier 1 Draft EIS Public Hearings

The FRA held public hearings in each of the states within the NEC FUTURE Study Area during the public comment period on the Tier 1 Draft Environmental Impact Statement (Tier 1 Draft EIS). The hearings included a brief presentation about the Tier 1 Draft EIS, and provided a forum for members of the public to make formal comments on the document. The materials presented at the hearings can be viewed at the following links:

View recorded presentation

View public hearing displays [14 MB]
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Public Hearing Dates and Locations

  • 12/9/2015 — Boston, MA
    Back Bay Events Center, 180 Berkeley Street
  • 12/14/2015 — New Haven, CT
    Gateway Community College, 20 Church Street
  • 12/15/2015 — New York, NY
    CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue (at 34th Street)
  • 12/16/2015 — Washington, DC
    Hall of States, 444 North Capitol Street, NW
  • 12/17/2015 — Providence, RI
    Rhode Island Department of Administration, One Capitol Hill
  • 1/11/2016 — Philadelphia, PA
    SEPTA, 1234 Market Street, Mezzanine Level
  • 1/12/2016 — Mineola, NY
    Nassau County Municipal Building, 1550 Franklin Avenue
  • 1/13/2016 — Hartford, CT
    the Lyceum, 227 Lawrence Street
  • 1/14/2016 — Baltimore, MD
    University of Baltimore, 21 W. Mt. Royal Avenue, 5th Floor
  • 1/19/2016 — Newark, NJ
    NJ TRANSIT, One Penn Plaza East, 9th floor
  • 1/20/2016 — Wilmington, DE
    Delaware Technical Community College, 333 Shipley Street