Project Documents, Supporting Resolutions & Renderings

Notice of Availability and Notice of Open House Public Hearings - English & Spanish

Environmental Assessment
Environmental Assessment and Section 4(f) Evaluation

Appendicies
Appendix II – Affected Environment Mapbook

Appendix III - Environmental Assessment Technical Memoranda
         10th and 11th Street Corridor Traffic Impact Analysis
         Parking and Traffic Technical Memorandum
         Land acquisitions, Displacements, and Relocations Technical Memorandum
         Visual and Aesthetic Conditions Technical Memorandum
         Noise and Vibration Technical Memorandum
         Hazardous and Regulated Materials Technical Memorandum
                Appendix A - Desktop Environmental Review
                Appendix B - Aerial Photographs
                Appendix C - Fire Insurance Maps
                Appendix D - Historical Topographic Maps
                Appendix E - City Directions
                Appendix F - Standard Environmental Records
                Appendix G - Site Photos
                Appendix H - Figures
         Phase 
II Environmental Site Assessment
         Floristic Quality Assessment, Threatened and Endangered Species Plant Survey, and Woodland 
         Characterization Investigation
         Habitat Surveys for the Eastern Massasauga, Kirtland's Snake, Spotted Turtle, and Northern Leopard Frog
         Indiana Bat and Northern Long-Eared Bat Habitat Assessment
         Waters of the U.S. Delineation Report
         Environmental Justice Technical Memorandum
         Air Quality Technical Memorandum
Appendix IV – Agency Coordination
Appendix 
V - Public Outreach
Appendix 
VI - Preliminary Engineering Plans
Appendix 
VII - Historic, Archaeological, and Cultural Resources (Section 106)
         Assessment of Effects Report, including Section 106 Consultation Correspondence
         Historic Property Report for the NICTD Double Track NWI Project, Segment 1 of 3, LaPorte County
         Historic Property Report for the NICTD Double Track NWI Project, Segment 2 of 3, Porter County
         Historic Property Report for the NICTD Double Track NWI Project, Segment 3 of 3, Lake County
         Summary of Phase 
I Archaeological Survey for the NICTD Double Track NWI Project 

Project Information

Michigan City/NICTD Rail Realignment Study 2013
Transit Oriented Development Bus Tour Information 3-2017
South Shore Line West Lake & Double Track Presentation to U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao 2017
RDA West Lake & Double Track Presentation 2017
U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao Media Report 1
U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao Media Report 2  

Public Meetings

Exhibit Boards - October 2016
Workshop Handout - October 2016
Workshop Presentation - October 2016  
Environmental Map Book - October 2016 - Please note this is a large file and may take a couple moments to load. 

Real Estate

FTA Brochure: General Acquisition & Relocation Information
Michigan City Parcel Acquisitions – June 2017
Miller Parcel Acquisitions – June 2017
Ogden Dunes Parcel Acquisitions – June 2017

Resolutions

City of South Bend Resolution - Double Track NWI
LaPorte County Council Resolution - Double Track NWI
Michigan City Resolution - Double Track NWI
City of LaPorte Resolution - Double Track NWI
LaPorte County Commissioners Resolution - Double Track NWI

Renderings and Other Graphics

Miller Station 
Rendering 1 
Rendering 2
Rendering 3 

Michigan City Station
Rendering 1
Rendering 2  

Michigan City Road Closures - July 2017             

 GOVERNOR HOLCOMB SIGNS HEA 1144 FOR DOUBLE TRACK NWI

Governor Holcomb Signs HEA 1144 for SSLDouble Track

 Images from Ideas in Motion