The timeline for the environmental review is estimated as follows:

  • August 2021 Notice of Intent to prepare an EIS
  • August 2021 Scoping Comment Period Begins
  • September 2021 Scoping Meeting
  • October 2021 Scoping Comment Period Ends
  • November 2021 Finalize Scoping Document to Address Public Comments, Prepare DEIS for Build Alternatives
  • Summer 2022 Release DEIS, Public Comment Period Begins
  • Fall 2022 Public Hearing, DEIS Public Comment Period Ends
  • Winter 2023 Release FEIS and Record of Decision