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The District Seven Environmental Office is a sub-section of the Planning and Engineering Department. This office is responsible for ensuring that federally-funded transportation projects undertaken within District 7 comply with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and other applicable federal, state, and local environmental laws.

Tricia Bishop, District 7 Environmental Coordinator, Tricia.Bishop@dot.ohio.gov

phone: (937) 497-6721

or write:

The Ohio Department of Transportation
Office of Environmental Services
1001 Saint Mary's Ave
Sidney, Ohio, 45365


The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) is seeking public comments regarding the following projects. Click on a project name to access additional information about that project.

Springfield proposes to improve Middle-Urbana from Villa to SR 334.  The project will widen the road to offer 12’ thru lanes, an 11’ center left turn lane, and 4’ shoulders. The project is necessary to address congestion caused by left-turning vehicles.
ODOT proposes to undertake maintenance/replacement on four culvert systems located in Darke and Mercer Counties.  The project is necessary to address the deteriorated conditions of the culverts.
ODOT will resurface I-75 from Leo St to Keenan Ave.  The project will include work on the bridges.  The project is necessary to maintain the interstate.  The project provides the opportunity to improve the ramp from Wagoner Ford Rd to I-75 south. 
ODOT proposes to issue a permit to Premier Health for removal of approximately 500 linear feet of limited access right-of-way fence along I-675, west of the Wilmington Pike interchange in Montgomery County, to allow for landscaping and signage.
The City of Dayton will install pedestrian improvements on Gettysburg Avenue, from Kammer Avenue to Fairbanks Avenue.  The project is necessary to make the corridor more pedestrian-friendly, consistent with Dayton’s Livable Streets Policy.
ODOT proposes to undertake maintenance/replacement on two culverts located in Shelby County.  The project is necessary to address the deteriorated conditions of the culverts.
Please send comments to the contact listed above.




 The National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 - NEPA - is the federal environmental legislation that drives OES act​ivities. Although there is state legislation, other federal legislation, federal and state guidance,​ policies and procedures that we adhere to. NEPA is the legislation all other legislation follows.

 Bike Trail Detours

The Great Miami River Recreation Trail through downtown Dayton will be detoured for up to three years, beginning in late 2012.  The detour is necessary to allow for the I-75 Modernization Project.

 Floodplain Notice - Statements of Findings

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The environmental review, consultation and other actions required by applicable Federal environmental laws for these projects are being, or have been, carried out by ODOT pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327 and a Memorandum of Understanding dated 12/11/2015, and executed by FHWA and ODOT.

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