OMAHA, Neb. --
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha District, Nebraska Regulatory Office is announcing the availability of the U.S. Highway 275 West Point to Scribner Expressway Project Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS).
Final EIS Waiting Period: March 12, 2021 to April 12, 2021
Anyone wishing to provide comments on the Final EIS may do so until April 12, 2021 by:
Direct Mail: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha District, Nebraska Regulatory Office, ATTN: Phil Rezac, 8901 S. 154th Street, Omaha, NE 68138
Copies of the Final EIS are also available for review at:
- John A Stahl Library 330 N. Colfax Street, West Point, NE 68788
- Scribner Public Library 530 Main Street, Scribner, NE 68057
- U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Nebraska Regulatory Office 8901 S. 154th Street, Omaha, NE 68138–3621
For an electronic copy of the Final EIS and additional information on the EIS, please visit the EIS website: https://www.nwo.usace.army.mil/Missions/Regulatory-Program/Nebraska/EIS-US-275.
The Corps has prepared a 3rd party Final EIS to analyze the direct, indirect, and cumulative effects of the US-275 West Point to Scribner Expressway Project proposed by the applicant, Nebraska Department of Transportation (NDOT). NDOT proposes to expand US-275 from a two-lane highway to a four-lane expressway along an approximately 20-mile segment from northwest of West Point to southeast of Scribner in Cuming and Dodge Counties, Nebraska. NDOT’s need for the Project is to provide a more reliable transportation corridor on US-275 between West Point and Scribner in accordance with legislative mandates by maintaining and improving regional connectivity, safely accommodating current and projected traffic, and addressing flooding concerns in the Nebraska Expressway System.
Release no. 21-018