The U.S. Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration (EDA) is considering a request for Federal assistance from the City of Weed to construct a new road infrastructure in Weed, Siskiyou County, California. Pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA), EDA is conducting an assessment of the potential of the proposed project to affect the environment and/or historic properties.

The project will improve the infrastructure along Vista Drive to accommodate heavy truck traffic and anticipated additional traffic volumes associated with adjacent development. The project will be located at on Vista Drive, and include the Vista Drive and Black Butte Drive Intersection. Project information is available for review at City Hall, 550 Main St. Weed CA 96094, 530-938-5020.

If you have any information regarding potential impacts environmental resources or historic properties associated with this proposed project, please provide it in writing to:

U.S. Department of Commerce,

Economic Development Administration,

Attn: Regional Environmental Officer,

915 Second Avenue, Room 1890,

Seattle, Washington 98174-1012

Comments received in the EDA Seattle Regional Office by 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time on April 7, 2017. A copy of the NEPA/NHPA decisional document will be available upon request at the above EDA Regional Office.

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