The National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) was established to ensure that federal agencies assess the environmental impact of their actions, including freight rail construction projects. Within each phase of the NEPA process, potential challenges can add unnecessary time and expense to the process. For more than 30 years, ICF International has been supporting federal agencies, railroads, and other entities in navigating the NEPA process.
ICF expert, Alan Summerville explains the three basic principles explored to help smooth the process in this white paper.
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