Environmental Impact Statement, Canyon and Ada Counties, ID I-84, Karcher Interchange to Five Mile Road Environmental Study
The FHWA hereby gives notice that it intends to prepare an EIS for the proposed addition of lanes and other reconstruction improvements to approximately 16 miles of I-84 between the Karcher Interchange in Canyon County and Five Mile Road in Ada County, Idaho. The environmental study will evaluate the potential impacts of design alternatives for future construction of the additional lanes and several associated staged improvement projects of this highway segment. This EIS is being prepared and considered in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) of 1969, regulations of the Council on Environmental Quality (40 CFR parts 1500-1508), and FWHA regulations, guidance and policy. Anticipated Federal approvals/actions needed for this project to be constructed include permits for Sections 401 and 404 of the Clean Water Act (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers) and compliance with Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act. Cooperating Agencies: There are no cooperating agencies identified for this project.