Transportation Project Development Process Flow Diagram

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					   Transportation Project
   Development Process Flow Diagram
   Environmental Impact Statement



                                                                                Preliminary                   Detailed                         Technical
                                                                               Engineering &                Engineering &                     Studies and
                                                                               Environmental                Environmental
                                                                                                              Analysis                       Documentation
                                                                                  Analysis




                        Step 1         Step 2           Step 3                        Step 4                         Step 5                           Step 6          Step 7                         Step 8                           Step 9        Step 10
                                                                 Conclusion    Preliminary     Conclusion      Detailed       Conclusion        Draft EIS                      Conclusion     Final EIS          Conclusion
  Planning       Internal        Agency and     Analysis and                                                                                                    Comments,                                                                                         Final
                                                                  of Needs     Alternatives     of Needs      Alternatives     of Needs        Preparation                      of Needs     Preparation          of Needs      Record of      Mitigation
     and       Administrative      Public         Review of                                                                                                    Analysis and    Consensus                                                                          Design
                                                                 Consensus     Development     Consensus      Development     Consensus            and                                           and             Consensus      Decision        Report
Programming      Activities       Scoping       Project Needs     Process                                                      Process                         Coordination     Process                           Process
                                                                               and Review       Process       and Review                       Circulation                                   Distribution




                                 Agency and      Agency and                     Agency and                    Agency and              Agency and     Plans Display                           Agency and
                                   Public          Public                         Public                        Public                  Public        and Public                               Public
                                  Meetings        Meetings                       Meetings                      Meetings               Circulation      Hearing                               Distribution




                                        Range for                       Range for                      Range for                                   Range for                           Range for
                                      Consensus on                     Consensus on                  Consensus on                                Consensus on                         Consensus on
                                       Project Need               Preliminary Alternatives         Detailed Alternative                        Selected Alternative               Minimization of Impacts




   Reference: The Transportation Project Development Process (Environmental Impact Statement Handbook)                                                                                                        Prepared by: McCormick, Taylor & Associates, Inc.
   PENNDOT Publication Number 278 (August 1993)