Caneel Bay Area Redevelopment and Management Environmental Assessment
Today, the National Park Service released an Environmental Assessment for the Redevelopment and Management of Caneel Bay at Virgin Islands National Park. The public is invited to comment on the NPS preferred plan for 30 days beginning January 20, 2023. The comment period will be extended for an additional 15 days upon a timely request.
The park will hold a virtual public meeting on Jan. 26 at 6 p.m. AST and in-person public meetings on Feb. 2 at 6 p.m. and Feb. 4 at 2 p.m.
Additional information about the proposed redevelopment options and meetings:
— NPS Caneel Bay Area Redevelopment and Management Environmental Assessment Newsletter. This newsletter provides a concise summary of the Environmental Assessment.
— NPS Caneel Bay Area Redevelopment and Management Environmental Assessment
— NPS Comment period and meeting information — https://parkplanning.nps.gov/MeetingNotices.cfm?projectID=101399
— NPS Caneel Bay Redevelopment Project Overview — https://parkplanning.nps.gov/projectHome.cfm?projectId=101399
More background on Caneel Bay history and developments can be found at https://friendsvinp.org/caneel-bay/