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07/13/2018 09:00 AM

Public Hearings held on July 23 and July 26, to discuss the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Little Missouri River Crossing

Public hearings will be held:

  • Monday, July 23, 2018, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (MDT) at the Medora Community Center, 465 Pacific Ave, Medora, ND

  • Thursday, July 26, 2018, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (CDT) at the Courtyard by Marriott, 3319 N 14th St, Bismarck, ND

    Please note that these hearing dates have been moved from July 17 & 19 to July 23 & 26.

    The public hearings will utilize an open house format beginning at 5:00 p.m., with a formal presentation beginning at 5:30 p.m.

    The purpose of the public hearings is to discuss the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed Little Missouri River crossing located in Billings County. The public hearings will provide opportunity for public input. Representatives from Billings County, North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT), Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), and KLJ will be on hand to answer your questions and discuss your concerns.

    If you are unable to attend the public hearings, written statements or comments must be sent by August 20, 2018, to:

    Jen Turnbow, Project Manager


    PO Box 1157

    Bismarck, ND 58502-1157



    Note “Public Hearing” in the e-mail subject heading.

    The Draft EIS is available for public review at the following locations:

  • Billings County Courthouse, 495 4th St, Medora, ND, (701) 623-4377

  • Dickinson Area Public Library, 139 W 3rd St, Dickinson, ND, (701) 456-7700

  • Golden Valley County Courthouse, 150 1st Ave SE, Beach, ND, (701) 872-4331

  • McKenzie County Public Library, 112 2nd Ave NE, Watford City, ND, (701) 444-3785

  • NDDOT Central Office, 608 E Boulevard Ave, Bismarck, ND, (701) 328-2500

  • NDDOT Dickinson District Office, 1700 3rd Ave W, Suite 101, Dickinson, ND, (701) 227-6500

  • NDDOT Williston District Office, 605 Dakota Parkway W, Williston, ND, (701) 774-2700

  • North Dakota State Library, 604 E Boulevard Ave, Bismarck, ND, (701) 328-4622


The NDDOT will consider every request for reasonable accommodation to provide the following:

  • An accessible meeting facility or other accommodation for people with disabilities.

  • Language interpretation for people with limited English proficiency (LEP).

  • Translations of written material necessary to access NDDOT programs and information.

    To request accommodations, contact Paula Messmer, Civil Rights Division, NDDOT, at 701-328-2978 or TTY users may use Relay North Dakota 711 or 1-800-366-6888.

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