CITY OF NEWPORT NEWS, #93-0902. On behalf of the Regional Raw Water Study Group, the City requests authorization to construct a 75-million gallon per day (mgd) raw water intake structure in the Mattaponi River at Scotland Landing, and a raw water distribution line under Cohoke Creek in King William County and the Pamunkey River between King William and New Kent Counties, as well as a water discharge structure in Beaverdam Creek, a tributary to Diascund Reservoir in New Kent County, in association with the City's proposed King William Reservoir Project.
NOTE: The Commission held a public hearing on April 22, 2003, at Warwick High School, in Newport News, concerning the proposed King William Reservoir project. The public hearing lasted more than 8 hours and recessed at 11:50 p.m. The Commission voted, 7-1, to recess the meeting until 9:30 a.m. May 14 at the Agency's Board Room in Newport News. When the meeting is resumed only those persons who signed up to speak on April 22 and either had to leave without speaking or those who were present and had not been called by the time of recess will be allowed to address the Commission. The Commission determined that no one who previously spoke can speak again.