United States Army Corps of Engineers-Kansas City District
Former Olathe Naval Air Station Site
Johnson County, Kansas
Notice of Public Meeting for the Proposed Plan 22 February 2017
The United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)-Kansas City District has established a public comment period to offer the public and other stakeholders the opportunity to review and comment on the Proposed Plan for Site 17 and Site 19 at the former Olathe Naval Air Station site located in Gardner, Kansas. The public comment period extends from 11 February 2017 through 14 March 2017.
The Proposed Plan summarized the No Action recommendation for Site 17 and Site 19 at the former Olathe Naval Air Station based on the Administrative Record. Although this is the preferred alternative at the present time, the USACE is requesting public comments on the proposal as presented in the Proposed Plan.
The Proposed Plan will be made available for public review from 11 February 2017 through 14 March 2017. As part of the public comment period, USACE will hold a Public Availability Session on 22 February 2017 at 6:00 pm, immediately followed by a Formal Public Meeting to discuss the Proposed Plan starting at 6:30 pm. The purpose of the Public Meeting is to give interested parties the opportunity to share their comments in regards to the Proposed Plan. Public participation is required to ensure that any concern of the community is considered. All interested individuals are encouraged to attend the Public Meeting. The Public Meeting as well as a copy for the Proposed Plan for review can be found at the following location:
Johnson County Library
137 E Shawnee Street, Gardner, KS 66030
Monday through Tuesday (9:00 am to 8:00 pm)
Friday (9:00 am to 6:00 pm)
Saturday (9:00 am to 5:00 pm)
The Administrative Record which contains the Proposed Plan for public review as well as all supporting documentation (Remedial Investigation Reports) for Site 17 and Site 19 at the former Olathe Naval Air Station, are also available at the above location.
The community is invited to submit written comments, which must be postmarked by 14 March 2017, and sent to the following address:
Mr. Jonathan Harrington
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-Kansas City District
601 E. 12th Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64106-2896
Phone: (816) 389-3239