New Region Environmental Process


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03-10-09

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The primary purpose of this bulletin is to provide current information to all of our grantees on your initial contact person at the Federal Transit Administrationís (FTA) Region 10 for all National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) reviews. You may either email or mail your Categorical Exclusion (CE) and Documented Categorical Exclusion (DCE) Worksheets, maps, plans, and any documentation for review.

When emailing documentation for review, please send to the Administrative Program Assistant, Deborah Ensor, email deborah.ensor@dot.gov. Debbie will notify you who the assigned NEPA reviewer will be for the project.

When mailing documentation, please send only two copies. Address your documents to: Federal Transit Administration, 915 Second Avenue, Ste 3142, Seattle, WA  98174.

A fillable form CE/DCE Worksheet and other forms may be found on our Environment Web site at http://www.fta.dot.gov/regions/region10/regional_offices_7747.html.

Please note, for Cultural Resource Reports, two separated hard copies and one CD copy are required. For Environmental Assessments or Environmental Impact Statements send four signed copies.

We appreciate your understanding and assure you our goal is to process your grants as expeditiously as possible. For further information, please contact Debbie Ensor at 206-220-7954, email deborah.ensor@dot.gov.

Sincerely,

/s/ Linda Gehrke for

R.F. Krochalis
Regional Administrator