FHWA issues Record of Decision for the Presque Isle Bypass
FHWA has issued the Record of Decision (ROD) for the proposed Presque Isle Bypass (Adobe PDF, 5MB). The ROD illustrates FHWA's decision in selecting Alignment Option 7 as the preferred alternative for the Bypass, based on the Final Environmental Impact Statement, consultation with agencies and the public, and comments received. The chosen alternative would extend from Route 1 near the Westfield town line, east of Presque Isle, to rejoin Route 1 near Brewer Road, north of the Aroostook River.
Study Area News:
Road project revives hope to link Maine's north, south (July 18, 2009 - The Boston Globe)
to stem out migration aired (July 29, 2004 - Bangor Daily News)
catalyzes County railroads (June 17, 2004 - Bangor Daily News)
County posts first population gain in 12 years (April 9, 2004 -
debates economic growth strategy (March 22, 2004 - Bangor Daily
may fall short for potato growers (March 22, 2004 - Bangor Daily
Isle airport faces federal funds loss (February 23, 2004 - Bangor
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