Opportunity Corridor Public Hearing
The Ohio Department of Transportation invites you to attend a Public Hearing on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the Opportunity Corridor Project.
In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act, this hearing will provide an opportunity for review and comment on the project’s DEIS and for citizens to provide feedback through written or recorded verbal comments.
This public hearing will be held in an open-house format with a formal presentation beginning at 5:30 p.m., immediately followed by a public verbal comment period after 6 p.m. Those wishing to give a public verbal comment will be asked to pre-register at the hearing. Respondents should expect to limit their statements to two (2) minutes each. If you have any questions, please call 216.584.2007.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Comments received (at the meeting, by mail, on the web, email, or fax) by 5 p.m. on Thursday, October 31, 2013, will be considered in the Final Environmental Impact Statement. Comments may be submitted to:
Ohio Department of Transportation, District 12
Attention: Amanda Lee
5500 Transportation Boulevard
Garfield Heights, Ohio 44125
On the Web: www.BuckeyeTraffic.org/OpportunityCorridor
PROJECT SCOPE: The proposed scope of the project includes the reconstruction of 0.3 miles of I-490; construction of a new 2.2 mile arterial roadway connecting I-490 at East 55th Street with East 105th Street at Quincy Avenue; and the reconstruction and widening of 1.0 miles of East 105th Street from Quincy Avenue to just north of Park Lane. The new roadway is part of a 5.38 mile proposed extension of State Route 10 and a 0.09 mile proposed eastward extension of I-490.