Now Available: Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS)

The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), in cooperation with the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and in coordination with the Maryland Department of Transportation and the National Railroad Passenger Corporation (Amtrak), completed the Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) for the B&P Tunnel Project.

The FEIS was prepared pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) of 1969 (42 United States Code [USC] 4321 et seq.), the Council of Environmental Quality (CEQ) NEPA Regulations (40 Code of Federal Regulations [CFR] 1500-1508), the FRA Procedures for Considering Environmental Impacts (64 Federal Register [FR] 28545 [May 26, 1999]), FRA’s Update to NEPA Implementing Procedures (78 FR 2713 [January 14, 2013]), and Section 4(f) of the Department of Transportation Act (49 U.S.C. 303(c)).

The FEIS is available for download at the following links:

Hard copies of the FEIS were available for review through December 27, 2016, at the following locations:

Baltimore City Department of Transportation Transit Bureau
417 E. Fayette Street, 5th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21202

Bentalou Recreation Center
222 N. Bentalou Street
Baltimore, MD 21223

Bon Secours Community Works
26 N. Fulton Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21223

Parkview Recreation Center
2610 Francis Street
Baltimore, MD 21217

Maryland Department of Transportation
7201 Corporate Center Drive
1st Floor Reception Desk
Hanover, MD 21076

Maryland Transit Administration
6 St. Paul Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
By Appointment Only at 410-767-3785

ENOCH PRATT LIBRARIES:

Central Library Branch
400 Cathedral Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

Edmondson Avenue Branch
4330 Edmondson Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21229

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch
1531 W. North Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21217

Walbrook Branch
3203 W. North Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21216

The FEIS was presented to the public for review at two Community Information Meetings on December 8, 2016 and December 10, 2016.  CLICK HERE to view Meeting Materials.

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