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PUC extends Sandpiper route comment deadline

     By Sarah Smith / Enterprise

     The Public Utilities Commission has extended the route comment period to May 30, 2014. 

     Concerned citizens are invited to comment.  

     Topics Open for Comment at this Time are

1. Are there any alternative routes or route segments that should be considered?

2. What human and environmental impacts should be studied in the comparative environmental


3. Are there any specific methods to address these impacts that should be studied in the

comparative environmental analysis?

     The new deadline is

 Friday, May 30, 2014, at 4:30 p.m.Submit Public Comments:


Online: Fax: 651-539-0109 Persons without email access may send by U.S. mail to: Larry Hartman, Environmental Review Manager, Minnesota Department of Commerce, 85 7th Place East, Suite 500, St. Paul MN 55101. Please include the PUC Docket Numbers (13-474) in all communications.

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