NOTICE OF AVAILABILITY OF A FINAL NEPA ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT FOR THE AMENDMENT OF OPERATIONS SPECIFICATIONS FOR AIR CARRIER OPERATIONS, AMENDMENT OF A FAR PART 139 CERTIFICATE, AND POTENTIAL FUNDING FOR MODIFICATION AND MODULAR EXPANSION OF THE TERMINAL AT THE SNOHOMISH COUNTY AIRPORT/PAINE FIELD
Final Environmental Assessment Available:
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announces the availability of the Final NEPA Environmental Assessment (Final EA) examining the potential impacts of the proposed action. The Final EA will be available on September 14, 2012 for public review and comment. The public comment period runs until October 14, 2012*.
The Final EA will be available on September 14, 2012 in electronic format on the Airport’s Web site at
CDs of the Final EA are available upon request.
Final EA copies may be viewed beginning September 14, 2012 during regular business hours at the following locations: Snohomish County Planning and Development Services Customer Support Center, 3000 Rockefeller Avenue, Everett, WA 98201; Snohomish County Airport Administrative Offices 3220 100th Street S.W., Everett, WA 98204; and the following libraries: Mukilteo Public Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo, WA 98275; Everett Public Library (Evergreen Branch), 9512 Evergreen Way, Everett, WA 98204; Everett Public Library (Main), 2702 Hoyt Ave., Everett, WA. 98201; Lynnwood Public Library, 19200 44th Ave. W, Lynnwood WA 98036; Edmonds Public Library, 650 Main St., Edmonds, WA 98020; and Marysville Public Library, 6120 Grove St., Marysville, WA 98270.
Public Comment Period: Written comments will be accepted until October 14, 2012*.
The purpose of the Public Comment period is to allow comments on the adequacy of the new and revised sections of the Final Environmental Assessment for the introduction of scheduled commercial airline service at the Snohomish County Airport/Paine Field and construction of the modification and modular expansion of the Airport terminal. The new and revised sections of the Final EA that were updated following the December 2009 publication of the Draft EA are clearly explained in an errata sheet prior to the table of contents in the Final EA.
Commenters should specifically cite the new information that is the subject of their comment. All other comments will not be considered further by the agency.
Comments may be sent during the comment period:
*Because October 14 falls on a Sunday, comments will be
accepted thru Monday, October 15, 2012
By email to:
In writing to:
Environmental Protection Specialist
FAA Seattle Airports District Office
1601 Lind Ave. SW
Renton, WA 98057-3356.