PROJECT UPDATE: In response to several requests, Neil Bosworth, Supervisor of the Tonto National Forest, has decided to extend the 45 day comment period by an additional 30 calendar days.
The deadline for submitting comments on the draft environmental impact statement (EIS) has been extended to September 17, 2014.
As a reminder, this project is an activity implementing a land management plan and subject to the objection process described in 36 CFR 218 Subparts A and B. It is the responsibility of persons providing comments to submit them by the close of the comment period. Only those who submit timely and specific written comments will have eligibility to file and objection under §218.8. Individuals and originations wishing to be eligible to object must meet the information requirements in §218.25(a)(3). Names and contact information submitted with comments will become part of the public record and may be released under the Freedom of Information Act.