Group Targets DOT Over $35M Road Grant

Law360, New York (April 19, 2010, 12:49 PM EDT) -- A nonprofit based in Washington state has sued the Federal Highway Administration alleging it failed to prepare an environmental impact statement analyzing mobile source air toxics before awarding a $35 million grant to a Spokane road project.

The Citizens for Sensible Transportation Planning said in an amended complaint for declaratory judgment filed Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Washington that the FHA and its parent agency, the U.S. Department of Transportation, violated the National Environmental Policy Act and the Administrative Procedure...
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