COOS BAY — The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission will host a series of scoping sessions next week regarding the Jordan Cove liquefied natural gas export terminal and the Pacific Connector Gas Pipeline.
The first will be held in Coos Bay on Tuesday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Sunset Middle School at 245 S. Cammann St.
A second session will be held in Roseburg at Umpqua Community College on Wednesday, also from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
The same time the next day, a third session will be held at Oregon Institute of Technology in Klamath Falls.
FERC sent out a notice of intent to prepare an environmental impact statement for the planned terminal and pipeline on June 9.
According to the notice of intent packet from FERC, the scoping sessions are allotted time for the public to identify specific environmental issues and concerns that should be considered with the upcoming EIS.
Comments can also be sent to the commission on its website — www.ferc.gov — and by mail to Secretary Kimberly D. Bose at 888 First St. NE, Room 1A, Washington D.C., 20426.