July 2013

The review and comment period, which began on May 3, 2013, is now closed.

Next Steps
The County and its Study Team will review all comments submitted on the Draft EIS and address them in the Final EIS.

The Final EIS is expected to be completed in the fall of 2013 and will be submitted to the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) for review and approval.

South County Connector

Latest News - July 2013

Draft Environmental Impact Statement Period Closed as of July 19, 2013

St. Louis County Department of Highways and Traffic would like to thank everyone who attended the open house and public hearing on May 30, 2013, as well as everyone who submitted comments during the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) review period. The review and comment period, which began on May 3, 2013, is now closed.

Next Steps
The County and its Study Team will review all comments submitted on the Draft EIS and address them in the Final EIS. A listing of the comments received and the Study Team's responses to them will be included as part of the Final EIS. The preferred alternative will be identified in the Final EIS.

The Final EIS is expected to be completed in the fall of 2013 and will be submitted to the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) for review and approval. The FHWA is the lead Federal Agency for the EIS and has jurisdiction over the project. Funding has not yet been secured for construction of the South County Connector.

The Final EIS and project updates will be posted on the project website. The County will use various means to inform the public of its availability.

Click here to access copies of the Open House Display Boards.

Click here to access an electronic version of the South County Connector Draft EIS.

Click here to download a copy of the South County Connector Build Alternatives.