FINAL ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENT FOR
NORTH BELT FREEWAY AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW AND COMMENT
LITTLE ROCK (7-11)
The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD), in conjunction
with the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), has completed a Final
Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) for the North Belt Freeway Project,
according to AHTD Director Dan Flowers.
The FEIS contains an in-depth analysis of the Preferred Alternative
identified in the Supplemental Draft Environmental Impact Statement (see map).
It is currently available for review at the city halls and public
libraries of Sherwood,
Comments about the document should be sent to the AHTD
Once all comments have been received and evaluated, an application will
be submitted to the FHWA for a Record of Decision, the final approval concerning
the location of the facility. The
Record of Decision is the final approval needed to proceed to the next stage of
project development, the survey and design work.
Additional public meetings will be held during the design phase.
There is no timetable for construction at this time.
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