Pharr-Reynosa International Bridge Expansion Project - notice of availability of finding of no significant impact (FONSI)
|Purpose||This notice advises the public that the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT), in cooperation with the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), has issued a finding of no significant impact (FONSI) for the proposed Pharr-Reynosa International Bridge Expansion Project, and that the FONSI is available for public review.|
|Description||The proposed project would add a second adjacent “twin” structure west of the existing Pharr International Bridge from the Pharr POE to the International Boundary with Mexico (Rio Grande) in Hidalgo County, Texas. The approved FONSI and Final EA is on file and available for inspection Monday through Friday between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. at the City of Pharr, 118 S. Cage Blvd., Pharr, Texas 78577. It is also available online (scroll down to PUBLIC NOTICE / AVISO PÚBLICO) and on this webpage under Downloads.|
|Accessibility||The FONSI and EA are written in English. If you need an interpreter or document translator because English is not your primary language or you have difficulty communicating effectively in English, one will be provided to you. If you have a disability and need assistance, special arrangements can be made to accommodate most needs. If you need interpretation or translation services or you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to review the FONSI or EA, please contact Maria Rangel, Assistant Director of Engineering for the City of Pharr, at 956-402-4221 no later than 4 p.m. CT, at least three business days before the date on which you would like to review the FONSI or EA. Please be aware that advance notice is required as some services and accommodations may require time for the City of Pharr to arrange.|
|Lead agency||The lead agency under the National Environmental Policy Act for the proposed project is the Federal Highway Administration.
Posted: Nov. 15, 2023