Interested parties are hereby notified that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has prepared an Environmental Assessment (EA) and DOT Section 4(f) Evaluation and Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for the following improvements at the Friedman Memorial Airport, located near Hailey, Idaho. These actions are collectively referred to as the Proposed Action:
The EA and DOT Section 4(f) Evaluation have been prepared in compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act. The purpose of the EA, DOT Section 4(f) Evaluation, and FONSI is to assess the effects on the human and natural environment associated with the Proposed Action. The EA evaluated two alternatives: No Action Alternative and Proposed Action Alternative.
The FONSI is the FAA’s finding that the Proposed Action will not have a significant effect on the human and natural environment associated with the land acquisition and proposed improvements.
The FONSI and Final EA and DOT Section 4(f) Evaluation are available for a 30-day informational public review at the following locations:
Friedman Memorial Airport
1616 Airport Circle
Hailey, ID 83333
Federal Aviation Administration
Helena Airports District Office
2725 Skyway Drive, Suite 2
Helena, MT 59602
1st Publication: May 29, 2019
2nd Publication: June 5, 2019