Environmental Planning

Application For Nepa Assignment

California has applied for the assignment of Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) environmental review responsibilities under the National Environmental Policy Act. This will enable more efficient environmental reviews and approvals required to advance the high-speed rail program. The FRA solicited public comment on the State’s application for 30 days. That public comment period closed on June 1, 2018. For information on reviewing the application package and comments submitted, visit the Application for NEPA Assignment page.