Public to share thoughts on Champlain Parkway project

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Published: Jul. 29, 2020 at 5:34 AM EDT|Updated: Jul. 29, 2020 at 12:08 PM EDT
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BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) - A public hearing about the Champlain Parkway project is scheduled for Wednesday night at 6 p.m.

The project, which supporters say would improve traffic through Burlington’s South End to downtown, has been in the works for decades. Wednesday night’s meeting is to talk about the latest environmental impact statement.

Opponents, including the Pine Street Coalition, fought in federal court to get the new EIS and say they want the comment period extended. They have argued the project impacts minority and low-income neighborhoods in the area.

Wednesday’s meeting will be online and in-person.

This notice is to announce a public hearing and the availability of a Limited-Scope Draft Supplemental Environmental...

Posted by City of Burlington Public Works on Wednesday, July 15, 2020

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