Public comments invited for draft EA, FONSI for new CDC at Hanscom AFB

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  • By 66th Civil Engineering Division

HANSCOM AIR FORCE BASE, Mass. -- The Department of the Air Force announces the availability of a draft Environmental Assessment and Finding of No Significant Impact for a new Child Development Center here.

The draft EA, prepared in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act, Council on Environmental Quality regulations, and Department of the Air Force Instructions implementing NEPA, evaluates potential impacts of the Proposed Action and alternatives on the environment including the No Action Alternative.

Based on this analysis, the Air Force has prepared a proposed FONSI. The Air Force seeks public comments on the draft EA and draft FONSI and will consider all input received before reaching a final decision.

Copies of the draft EA and draft FONSI are available for download.

Hanscom Air Force Base 66th Civil Engineering Division officials recommend individuals without internet access visit a local library or town hall for assistance in downloading the documents. Requests for hard copies will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Public comments on the draft EA and draft FONSI will be accepted through Oct. 20, 2023, and should be emailed to

Written comments may also be mailed to the following address: Jim Maravelias, 66 ABG/CEIE, 120 Grenier Street, Hanscom AFB, MA 01731-1910.

For additional information, contact the Environmental Office at Hanscom AFB at 781-225-6209.