On behalf of the US Department of the Treasury (Treasury), the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Baltimore District, would like to provide a reminder that the Treasury will host a Public Webinar, as part of the public comment period for the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Proposed Replacement Currency Production Facility at the Beltsville Agricultural Research Facility (BARC).
  • The Public Webinar will be held on Wednesday, December 2, 2020, from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm. The Public Webinar can be accessed via the Webex link on the Project Website alternatively, you may call in by phone to 1-866-692-3580 using access code 130 592 2057. Verbal comments will be accepted during the public webinar. An American Sign Language (ASL) interpreter will be available during the webinar for those who are hearing impaired.
  •  The Draft EIS and supporting documents are available to be viewed and downloaded from the Project Website: https://bit.ly/2UesYi8
  • There is also a virtual reading room with virtual posters and other information relevant to the Draft EIS located at the following website: https://bit.ly/36nKWFU
In addition to submitting verbal comments during the Public Webinar, stakeholders may submit written comments on the Draft EIS at any time during the 45-day public comment period (which began on November 6, 2020 and runs through December 21, 2020) by mail or email, or on the Project Website. A comment form is available for download at the Project Website provided above. Completed comment forms can be submitted as an email attachment to BEP-EIS@usace.army.mil, or mailed via US Postal Service to:
               ATTN: Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) Project EIS
               US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Baltimore District Planning Division
               2 Hopkins Plaza, 10th Floor
               Baltimore, MD 21201
Comments on the Draft EIS are strongly encouraged. All project-relevant comments will be addressed in the Final EIS as appropriate. Requests for a printed or electronic copy of the Draft EIS should also be sent to the email or postal address provided above. If you have any further questions about the Proposed Action, you may contact Mr. Harvey Johnson, USACE – Baltimore District, Programs and Project Management Division, by email at BEP-EIS@usace.army.mil
The webinar can be accessed at:
 Telephone link: 1-866-692-3580 using access code 130 592 205