July 18, 2014
TO: Parties & Intervenors
FROM: Melanie Bachman, Executive Director
RE: DOCKET NO. 448 – Cellco Partnership d/b/a Verizon Wireless application for a Certificate of Environmental Compatibility and Public Need for the construction, maintenance, and operation of a telecommunications facility located at Orange Tax Assessor Map 77, Block 3, Lot 1, 831 Derby Milford Road, Orange, Connecticut.
During a public hearing of the Connecticut Siting Council (Council) held on July 17, 2014, the Council ruled on the following motion:
Request for Intervenor Status under C.G.S. § 16-50n, 4-177a, and 22a-19, for Albert Subbloie, Jacqueline Barbara, Glenn MacInnes, and Jill MacInnes.
The request was granted by the Council.
The Council shall continue the evidentiary hearing for the above-referenced proceeding on Tuesday, August 12, 2014, in Hearing Room One, Ten Franklin Square, New Britain, Connecticut, beginning at 1:00 p.m.
The hearing shall commence with the continued cross examination of the applicant by the Council and the intervenors and thereafter with the appearance of the intervenors for cross-examination by the Council and the applicant.
To save the time and expense of the parties, intervenors and the public, and to conclude this proceeding in a timely fashion, the Council requests that all parties and intervenors submit additional interrogatories to the applicant and other parties and intervenors on or before July 29, 2014. Interrogatory responses and pre-filed testimony, as well as any supplemental information requested from the applicant during the July 17, 2014 public hearing should be submitted to the Council on or before August 5, 2014. Any request for an extension of time to submit pre-filed testimony and responses to interrogatories shall be submitted to the Council in wiritng pursuant to §16-50j-22a of the Regulation of Connecticut State Agencies.
The Council has developed a revised schedule for this proceeding. A copy is attached for your convenience.
If you have any questions about Council procedures, please do not hesitate to contact me at the Council office at 860-827-2935.