Online Open House: April 4 - June 9, 2016

Welcome to the Gateway West Transmission Line Project Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) online open house. This online open house is available until June 9, 2016.

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) released the Draft Supplemental EIS for segments 8 and 9 of the project on March 11, 2016. The BLM will accept comments on the Draft Supplemental EIS until June 9, 2016.

The Gateway West Transmission Line Project is jointly proposed by Rocky Mountain Power and Idaho Power to build, operate, and maintain approximately 1,000 miles of new 230 kilovolt (kV) and 500 kV electric transmission lines across southern Wyoming and southern Idaho.

How to use this online open house

Visit each station listed at the top of this page to learn more about the proposed project and the Draft Supplemental EIS. You may browse the stations in order or skip to the stations of most interest to you. As you visit the stations, you can take notes using the space at the bottom of the page. You may choose to use these notes as feedback on the “Comment” page. The online open house will remain open throughout the public comment period for the Draft Supplemental EIS. The information from this online open house will also be available at five in-person open houses (schedule to the right).

How to review the document

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Attend an in-person public meeting

Meeting DateTimeLocation
April 18
4 p.m. to 7 p.m

Hagerman Valley Senior and Community Center
140 E Lake St, Hagerman, ID

April 19
10 a.m. to 1 p.m

Best Western Vista Inn at the Airport
2645 W Airport Way, Boise, ID

April 19
4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Kuna Senior Center
229 N Ave B, Kuna, ID

April 20
4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

BLM Twin Falls District Office
2878 Addison Ave E, Twin Falls, ID

April 21
4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Owyhee County Historical Museum
17085 Basey St, Murphy, ID