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Draft Environmental Assessment (EA) and Draft Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) Addressing Proposed Tactical Infrastructure Maintenance and Repair Along the U.S./Mexico International Border in New Mexico

Document Posting Date: 
March 16, 2015

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announces that a Draft Environmental Assessment (EA) and Draft Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) are now available for public review and comment. The Draft EA analyzes the potential environmental and socioeconomic effects associated with the proposed maintenance and repair of existing tactical infrastructure within the U.S. Border Patrol’s El Paso Sector along the U.S./Mexico international border in New Mexico (i.e., the Proposed Action).

CBP invites comments on the Draft EA and FONSI during the 30-day comment period beginning on March 16, 2015. You may submit comments to Mr. Joseph Zidron using only one of the following method:

  1. By U.S. mail:  Joseph Zidron, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 24000 Avila Road, Suite 5020, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677; or
  2. By email:  NM.TIMR.EA@cbp.dhs.gov  

When submitting comments, please include your name and address, and identify your comments as for the USBP NM TIMR EA and/or FONSI. To ensure consideration, comments must be received by April 14, 2015. Once the final environmental and decision documents are complete they will also be posted on this site.

Last modified: 
March 13, 2015