Low turnout but lots of information at Central Tongass Project meeting
September 12, 2019
The Forest Service held a public meeting regarding the Central Tongass Project last week, Sept. 3. The purpose of the meeting was to share information on the project and its recently published draft environmental impact statement, and also to receive input from the public. The public did not show much interest that night, however, as the meeting only saw a few people stop by. Despite the low turnout, the meeting provided a lot of information on the Central Tongass Project to those who did show.
Troy Heithecker, acting forest supervisor, said that there will be many opportunities for public...