Public Meetings

Public Hearings

Virtual public hearings announced: the Air Force and the Marine Corps consider public comments on the Extension of the BMGR Land Withdrawal and Proposed Gila Bend Addition Land Withdrawal Draft LEIS

The Air Force and Marine Corps have prepared a Draft LEIS in accordance with NEPA to assess the potential environmental effects of the proposed extension and expansion of the BMGR. The proposed expansion, referred to as the Gila Bend Addition, would add approximately 2,366 acres of public land to the BMGR. 

When/How to Participate:

The Air Force and Marine Corps hosted two virtual public hearings on February 2 at 3:00 – 4:30 PM and February 3, 2021 at 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. The Air Force and Marine Corps presented an overview of the Draft LEIS findings, followed by an opportunity for participants to make oral comments. A recording of each of these meetings may be reviewed at the links below. No public comments were offered, and each recording includes the same presentation.

How to Provide Comments:

Comments on the Draft LEIS must be received by March 1, 2021. Comments may be made by any of the following methods:

  • Email:
  • Mail:      BMGR Land Withdrawal LEIS, P.O. Box 2324, Phoenix, AZ 85003
  • BMGR Project Website Contact Form
  • BMGR Project Website Contact Form – Spanish

Privacy Disclosure:

Before including your address, phone number, email address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment, including your personal identifying information, may be publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so.

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