The Environmental Assessment (EA) for the I-65/I-70 North Split Interchange Reconstruction in Indianapolis in Marion County has been published.

INDOT will host a public hearing on August 3, 2020, at the Ivy Tech Community College Culinary and Conference Center to offer all interested persons an opportunity to comment on the EA. In addition to the public hearing, a virtual public information meeting will be conducted by the North Split Project Team on Thursday, July 30, 2020 at 5 p.m. Eastern Time. The presentation will be conducted via WebEx, an online meeting platform, and broadcast on Indianapolis Government Access Channel 16. Learn more about the EA Sessions

The Environmental Assessment is available to view at the following locations:

  1. North Split Website – www.northsplit.com/ea
  2. HNTB Office – 111 Monument Circle, Suite 1200, Indianapolis, IN 46204
  3. Central Library – 40 E. Saint Clair Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204
  4. Spades Park Branch Library – 1801 Nowland Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46201
  5. Garfield Park Branch Library – 2502 Shelby Street, Indianapolis, IN 46203
  6. Martindale-Brightwood Branch Library – 2434 N. Sherman Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46218

Verbal statements will be accepted during a public comment session at the public hearing for the official public record. Verbal comments may be restricted to time limitations based on the number of speakers.

All verbal statements recorded during the public hearing and all written and verbal comments submitted prior to, during and for a period of two (2) weeks following the hearing date, will be evaluated, considered and addressed in subsequent environmental documentation. Comments may be submitted in the prior to the public hearing and within the comment period in the following ways:

1. North Split Website
2. North Split Email Address – info@northsplit.com
3. North Split PO Box – PO Box 44141, Indianapolis, IN 46244
4. INDOT Toll-Free Phone Number – 1-877-799-6570

The official public comment period for the EA begins on July 17 and will end on August 17, 2020.

Persons with limited internet access may request project information be mailed. Please contact the project email address, info@northsplit.com or Kia Gillette, of HNTB Indiana, 111 Monument Circle, Suite 1200, Indianapolis, IN 46204, at kgillette@hntb.com, or 317-917-5240.

With advance notice, INDOT will provide accommodations for persons with disabilities with regards to participation and access to project information as part of the hearings process including arranging auxiliary aids, interpretation services for the hearing impaired, services for the sight impaired, and other services as needed. In addition, INDOT will provide accommodations for persons of Limited English Proficiency (LEP) requiring auxiliary aids including language interpretation services and document conversion. Should accommodation be required please contact Erin Pipkin, Compass Outreach Solutions, at 317-966-7301 or erin@compassoutreachsolutions.com.