In government speak, scoping is the first step in the legally required state and federal environmental study process (called CEQA for the state and NEPA on the federal side). The idea of scoping is to identify the purpose and goals of a project, outline project alternatives and determine what should be studied as part of the environmental studies.
The public’s role is to help shape what gets studied by submitting your comments during the scoping period — we’re particularly interested in your views on mobility in this corridor and what could be improved. Here’s how to submit your comments:
Online Comment Form: 405EXPcomments.com
By mail: Metro One Gateway Plaza, MS 99-11-1 Los Angeles, CA 90012
By email: [email protected]
By phone: 213.922.4860
I-405 Sepulveda Pass ExpressLanes: Public Scoping Meeting
Metro is evaluating alternatives to convert the existing high-occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes to dynamically-priced, high-occupancy toll (HOT) lanes, also called ExpressLanes, in the southbound and northbound directions of the I-405 Sepulveda Pass, between US-101 and I-10. Each meeting has a separate registration link:
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