• FAA logoWhat is NEPA?

    The National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA) requires federal agencies to disclose to decision makers and the interested public a clear, accurate description of potential environmental impacts of proposed federal actions and reasonable alternatives to those actions.

    The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has established a process to ensure compliance with the provisions of NEPA through FAA Order 1050.1E, Environmental Impacts: Policies and Procedures.

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  • OAPM logoWhat is Metroplex?

    A Metroplex is a geographic area covering several airports, serving major metropolitan areas and a diversity of aviation stakeholders. Congestion, airport activity in close geographical proximity, and other limiting factors such as environmental constraints combine to reduce efficiency in busy Metroplexes.

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  • Announcements

    06/08/2016 - The Comment period on the Notice of Intent to prepare a Draft Environmental Assessment (EA) for the Denver Metroplex Project has closed.

    05/08/2016 - A Notice of Intent to prepare a Draft Environmental Assessment (EA) for the Denver Metroplex Project was mailed to federal, state, regional, and local officials and tribes and published in the Denver Post.

    10/09/2015 - The public comment period for the SoCal Metroplex project Draft EA is now closed.