Hudson Tunnel Draft EIS Could Spur More Expedited Reviews

Law360, New York (July 14, 2017, 5:04 PM EDT) -- The federal government’s swift completion of the draft environmental review for the highly anticipated $13 billion Hudson Tunnel Project for New York and New Jersey is a welcome sign that officials are delivering on promises to more quickly vet crucial infrastructure projects and shave years off construction timelines.

After a 14-month review, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Railroad Administration on July 6 released the draft environmental impact statement for the long-planned Hudson Tunnel Project, which involves building a new rail tunnel under the Hudson River...
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