The Tier 1 Draft Environmental Impact Statement (Draft EIS) for the proposed Atlanta to Charlotte Passenger Rail Corridor Investment Plan (the Project) is now available for public review. The Tier 1 DEIS has been published in the federal register as of September 20, 2019. The 45-day public and agency review and comment period occurred between September 20, 2019 and November 4, 2019 and is now closed. The purpose of the Tier 1 Draft EIS is to establish the Project’s Need and Purpose and evaluate the potential environmental impact of three Corridor Alternatives and a No-Build Alterative.
Georgia Department of Transportation 600 W Peachtree Street NW Atlanta, GA 30308
Greenville County Square 301 University Ridge, Suite 3800 Greenville, SC 29601
Charlotte Department of Transportation Reception Area6th Floor of the Charlotte - Mecklenburg Government Center 600 E. Fourth Street. Charlotte, NC 28202
Kaycee Mertz, AICPRail Planning ManagerGeorgia Department of TransportationDivision of Intermodal
600 West Peachtree Street, NW Atlanta, GA 30308AtlantaCharlotteHSR@dot.ga.gov
Three Public Open House meetings will be held along the project corridor during the comment period.