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NEPA Review and Purpose and Need Preparation Project Profile

NEPA Review and Purpose and Need Preparation


  • WisDOT Central Office


  • 2013 - 2016

Statewide, WI, WisDOT ID 0656-50-00

CORRE was selected by WisDOT’s Environmental Section to assist with review of high-level environmental documents prior to forwarding for FHWA approval. These documents typically are EA or EIS level documents, and CORRE was selected to assist with review due to our staff’s vast experience in preparation of these documents. In addition, as part of a pilot project, WisDOT is utilizing CORRE’s staff to prepare purpose and need descriptions for environmental documents in the NC Region. This master contract is part of the “Every Day Counts” initiative to streamline environmental review and approval timelines.

CORRE is responsible for assisting WisDOT Central Office on an as-needed basis to ensure timely review and completion of high level environmental documents throughout the state.

Key Elements

  • ER, EA, and EIS documents
  • Environmental re-evaluations
  • 4(f) documentation
  • Purpose and need descriptions for various environmental documents
  • Training presentations for consultant and WisDOT staff