Jones Requests Extension of Comment Period on Cape Lookout Vehicle Plan | Eastern North Carolina Now | Today Congressman Walter B. Jones (NC-3) requested a 90-day extension of the public comment period on the National Park Service’s Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for off-road vehicle (ORV) management at Cape Lookout National Seashore.

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    WASHINGTON, D.C.     Today Congressman Walter B. Jones (NC-3) requested a 90-day extension of the public comment period on the National Park Service’s Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for off-road vehicle (ORV) management at Cape Lookout National Seashore. In a letter to National Park Service Director Jon Jarvis, Congressman Jones requested the extension citing the fact that many stakeholders need additional time to fully understand the ramifications of the complex, 652-page proposal.

    “This decision will impact area residents and businesses,” said Congressman Jones. “All individuals who may be affected by the Park Service’s plan should have a reasonable chance to give their input, and an extension will give them that opportunity.”




    Maria Jeffrey
      Communications Director

    Congressman Walter B. Jones (NC-3)

     2333 Rayburn House Office Building
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