Record of DecisionUDOT released the Record of Decision (ROD), which is the final decision regarding the project and approves UDOT's selection of Alternative C1: Braided Ramps as the Preferred Alternative. This alternative includes:
The ROD includes responses to substantive comments received regarding the Final EIS. The ROD is available for review here.
Next StepsCurrently, this project is not funded for final design or construction. The ROD does provides the opportunity for local government entities to plan for future improvements. Once funding is available, UDOT can move forward with final design, right-of-way acquisition, and construction.
Identify and gather public input regarding items to consider in the environmental study.
Mid 2015 to Summer 2017
Screen alternatives based on their potential impacts and how they meet the purpose and need statement; gather public input on the alternatives and the analysis metrics.
Report findings and present Locally Preferred Alternative.
Members of the public invited to provide comments on the DEIS, review the document, and have questions answered by the project team.
This period extends a minimum of 45 days after the release of the DEIS, providing members of the public the opportunity to submit comments in response to the DEIS via mail, email, or other means.
The final EIS includes responses to all comments received for the DEIS, including feedback from agencies, key stakeholders, and the public. There will be public comment period following the publication of the final EIS.
The Record of Decision is UDOTs final decision regarding the project. It also identifies mitigation requirements and other commitments.