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NEPA and Environmental Review

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FHWA Environmental Review Toolkit

Procedures for Abatement of Highway Traffic Noise and Construction Noise

Environmental Streamlining/Stewardship

Improving the Quality of Environmental Documents; Report of the Joint AASHTO/ACEC Committee in Cooperation with the Federal Highway Administration

AASHTO Practitioner Handbooks:

  • 01 Maintaining a Project File and Preparing an Administrative Record for a NEPA Study
  • 02 Responding to Comments on an Environmental Impact Statement
  • 03 Managing the NEPA Process for Toll Lanes and Toll Roads
  • 04 Tracking Compliance with Environmental Commitments / Use of Environmental Monitors
  • 05 Utilizing Community Advisory Committees for NEPA Studies
  • 06 Consulting Under Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act
  • 07 Defining the Purpose and Need and Determining the Range of Alternatives for Transportation Projects
  • 08 Developing and Implementing an Environmental Management System in a State Department of Transportation (DOT)
  • 09 Using the SAFETEA-LU Environmental Review Process (23 U.S.C. 139)
  • 10 Using the Transportation Planning Process to Support the NEPA Process
  • 11 Complying with Section 4(f) of the U.S. DOT Act
  • 12 Assessing Indirect Effects and Cumulative Impacts under NEPA
  • 13 Developing and Implementing a Stormwater Management Program in a Transportation Agency
  • 14 Applying the Section 404(b)(1) Guidelines in Transportation Project Decision-Making

Federal Aid Essentials for Local Public Agencies


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The Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Policies Act of 1970 (Uniform Act)

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Fixed Residential Moving Cost Schedule (2012)

Real Estate Acquisition Guide for Local Public Agencies

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FHWA Realty Project Development Guide

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