Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Hwy 1/169 Eagles Nest Lake Area project

Six Mile Lake Road to Bradach Road

Project schedule

Project Schedule - Steps For Completion

  • Complete Environmental Documentation
    • Review Draft Environmental Assessment to FHWA and Cooperating Agencies- October 2014 (Completed)
    • EA Public Comment Period/Hearing – Dec/Jan 2014-2015 (Completed)
    • Alignment Selection – February 2015 (Completed)
  • Final Plans – Fall 2016 (Completed)
  • ROW Acquisition Complete – December 2016 (Completed)
  • Permitting - December 2016 (Completed)
  • Construction Goals– Started in January 2017 and scheduled completion in Summer 2018. Schedule is subject to change.

Environmental Review Process

  • Purpose and Need – EPA and COE Concurrence (Completed)
  • Alternative Analysis - EPA and COE Concurrence (Completed)
  • Cooperating Agency Review Draft EA – (Completed November 2014)
  • EA Publication/Public Comment Period/Public Hearing – Opportunity for public comments on EA content, including social, economic, and environmental impacts and minimization/mitigation measures. EA will identify a preferred alternative. – (Completed)
  • MnDOT and FHWA review of comments, and make decision if there is potential for significant impacts. (Completed)