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Prairie Parkway Study Fine Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Project Level Hot-Spot Analysis

6.0 Conclusions

In summary, based on the analysis and surrogate site monitoring data, it is determined that Prairie Parkway Preferred Alternative meets all the project level PM2.5 conformity requirements, and that the Prairie Parkway project will not cause or contribute to a new violation of the PM2.5 NAAQS, or increase the frequency or severity of a violation for the reasons listed below. Therefore, the Prairie Parkway Preferred Alternative meets the conformity hot-spot requirements in 40 CFR 93.116 and 93.123 for PM2.5.

Updated: 7/6/2011
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