DOT's Impact Report For Calif. Highway Project Stands

Law360, New York (July 6, 2010, 1:11 PM EDT) -- A federal appeals court has determined that the U.S. government adequately considered a Northern California highway interchange expansion's cumulative impact on traffic in its finding that the project would have no significant impact on the human environment.

A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit on Thursday affirmed a lower court's order granting summary judgment to the U.S. Department of Transportation and the Federal Highway Administration in a conservation group's challenge to the agencies' environmental review of the proposed Wilfred Avenue...
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