Welcome to the Energize Eastside Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) Website
Here you can find information about the EIS being conducted by the City of Bellevue for Puget Sound Energy’s (PSE’s) proposal for a new transmission line extending from Redmond to Renton. You can also sign up for updates, review materials and provide comments.
For more information or questions on the Energize Eastside EIS project, contact:
Energize Eastside EIS Program Manager
City of Bellevue
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Visit PSE's website to review detailed information about PSE’s proposed Energize Eastside project: www.energizeeastside.com
Where are We in the Process?
We are reviewing comments received during Phase 2 Scoping. The next step in the EIS process is preparation of the Phase 2 Draft EIS (anticipated publication first quarter of 2017).
*NEW* Comment Record for Reopened Phase 2 Scoping
The comment record containing all comments received during the reopened Phase 2 Scoping period is available on the Library page.
*NEW* Proposed Transmission Line Segment Options Map
A new map is available that identifies PSE's proposed transmission line alignment, including the segment options considered during Phase 2 Scoping. Click here to download the map, it is also available on the Library page.
*NEW* Additional Information Posted on Library Page
New files have been posted on the Library Page under Phase 2 Materials, PSE Alternatives Background Documents. They are marked with a *NEW* icon.
End of Public Comment Period for Reopened Phase 2 Scoping
The reopened Phase 2 Scoping public comment period ended on August 1, 2016. Comments received during this period will be summarized in a report similar to the format used for the initial Phase 2 Scoping public comment period which ended on May 31, 2016 (see Library page for related materials). The report will summarize comments received during the reopened Phase 2 Scoping period. A separate report outlining alternatives and topics to be studied in the Phase 2 Draft EIS will also be completed.