Scoping Document Comment Period: North Chicago Storm Sewer Project, Lake County, Illinois


With the intent to prepare an Environmental Assessment, FEMA has posted a scoping document to gather early comment from various agencies, organizations, and individuals regarding the North Chicago Storm Sewer Project in North Chicago, Lake County, Illinois.

Date: March 28, 2024 - April 29, 2024

Time: 11:23 am - 11:59 am


Event Details

The Lake County Stormwater Management Commission has requested funding from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to support a FEMA Pre-Disaster Mitigation (PDM) grant program project to reduce flood risk along the Skokie Highway and at the Strawberry Condominiums and Navy Housing in North Chicago, Illinois.

The scoping document available at Environmental Assessment for North Chicago Storm Sewer Project, North Chicago, Lake County, Illinois, LPDM-PJ-05-lL-2022-002, 2024 | sets forth the draft purpose and need as well as areas of environmental review and study associated with the proposed project. The information is provided here in accord with the Council on Environmental Quality’s regulations for complying with the National Environmental Policy Act to advise other agencies of FEMA’s intent to prepare an Environmental Assessment for this project, note areas of expected environmental concern, and solicit any early comment regarding the project.

Event Contact

Anyone interested in providing comment on the project may respond as noted below before April 29, 2024. Be sure to provide your name and contact information along with your comments.

Respond by Mail:

FEMA Region 5

c/o Duane Castaldi, Regional Environmental Officer

536 South Clark Street, 6th Floor

Chicago, IL 60605-1521

Respond by Email:

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