A public hearing seeking comments regarding a proposed airspace expansion for Holloman Air Force Base will be held in Truth or Consequences (T-or-C), New Mexico on Tuesday, December 3. This special gathering will be held from 5:30-to-8:30 p.m. and will convene in the T-or-C city commission chambers, 405 West Third Ave.

U.S. Air Force officials have prepared a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) pertaining to an effort aimed at “optimizing” pilot training airspace surrounding the facility. The planned sessions will include an overview of the proposed plan, alternative options and a review of findings associated with the DEIS. Public comments regarding the proposal will be accepted during the December 3 gathering. Anyone unable to attend this public meeting, may submit their comments directly to U.S. Air Force authorities online through the dedicated website (www.HollomanAFBAirspaceEIS.com), or by mailing statements to: Holloman AFB Airspace EIS, c/o Cardno, 501 Butler Farm Road, Suite-H, Hampton, Virginia 23666

All comments must be received by Monday, December 16 to assure inclusion in the decision-making process.

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