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View the meeting minutes, presentations and handouts from past I-70 East EIS meetings:

Elyria and Swansea Neighborhood Plan Meetings

Combined CDOT and City and County of Denver meetings. CDOT and the City of Denver are holding a series of meetings to gather your ideas on improving your community. These meetings focus on the community space on the highway cover, the connection to Swansea Elementary, the frontage roads and the Steele/Vasquez interchange. See also: Meeting Notices.

November 20, 2013 Elyria and Swansea Neighborhood Plan Meeting

The second in a series of meetings focused on the community space on the highway cover, the connection to Swansea Elementary, the frontage roads and the Steele/Vasquez interchange. November 20, 2013 Elyria and Swansea Neighborhood Plan Meeting (thumbnail of meeting materials)

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Welcome Boards:

Welcome

We need your input!

What are we presenting today?

What comes next?

How can you stay involved?

Artistic Concepts & Illustrative Plans:

Aerial View (PCL Basic & Modified Concepts)

Swansea Highway Cover (PCL Basic & Modified Concepts)

Steele Street & Vasquez Boulevard Interchange (PCL Basic & Modified Concepts)

47th Avenue Character (PCL Basic & Modified Concepts)

46th Avenue South Frontage Road Character (One-way & Two-way Street Options)

PCL Basic and Modified Options

Denver Connectivity Recommendations

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September 18, 2013 Elyria and Swansea Neighborhood Plan Meeting

September 18, 2013 Elyria and Swansea Neighborhood Plan Meeting (thumbnail of meeting materials) The first of a series of meetings focused on the community space on the highway cover, the connection to Swansea Elementary, the frontage roads and the Steele/Vasquez interchange.

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Right of Way (ROW) Acquisition and Relocation Meetings

July 31, 2013 Right of Way (ROW) Acquisition and Relocation Meeting

The I-70 East EIS project team conducted a right of way (ROW) informational meeting to inform the public about the purchase and relocation process.

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Telephone Town Hall Meetings

Over the past ten years, CDOT and FHWA have made huge efforts to provide meaningful public involvement opportunities on this project. In an effort to develop new ways to reach out to communities and citizens concerned about the project, the team used a new method of telephone technology to reach out to the larger community.

February 20, 2013 Telephone Town Hall Meeting

Telephone Town Hall Meetings (telephone icon)

The I-70 East EIS project team called more than 38,000 residents in the project corridor and invited them to join an hour-long telephone town hall (in both Spanish and English):

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Community Leaders Coordination Meetings

The project team holds informal meetings monthly at locations in the corridor to answer questions and provide updates. Walk-ins are welcome at any time to talk to project team members, ask questions, express concerns, and provide comments. These meetings are held as open discussions and there are no presentations. See also: Meeting Notices.

Community Leaders Meetings (thumbnail of meeting summary)

March 19, 2014 Community Leaders Meeting

The I-70 East EIS project team conducted a community leaders coordination meeting on March 19, 2014 as part of the on-going community outreach process. The focus of this meeting was property purchase and relocation, and to discuss ways to reduce impacts to the neighborhood.

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The I-70 East EIS project team conducted a community leaders meeting on February 19, 2014 as part of the on-going community outreach process. The focus of this meeting was property purchase and relocation, and to discuss ways to reduce impacts to the neighborhood.

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The I-70 East EIS project team conducted a community leaders meeting on January 15, 2014 as part of the on-going community outreach process. The focus of this meeting was property purchase and relocation, and to discuss ways to reduce impacts to the neighborhood.

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The I-70 East EIS project team conducted a community leaders meeting on December 18, 2013 as part of the on-going community outreach process. The focus of this meeting was to discuss ways to reduce impacts to the neighborhood.

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The I-70 East EIS project team conducted a community leaders meeting on October 16, 2013 as part of the on-going community outreach process.

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The I-70 East EIS project team conducted a community leaders meeting on August 21, 2013 as part of the on-going community outreach process.

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The I-70 East EIS project team conducted a community leaders meeting on July 17, 2013 as part of the on-going community outreach process.

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The project team conducted a community leaders meeting on June 19, 2013 as part of the on-going community outreach process.

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The project team conducted a community leaders meeting on May 15, 2013 as part of the on-going community outreach process.

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The project team conducted a community leaders meeting on March 20, 2013 as part of the on-going community outreach process.

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The project team conducted a community leaders meeting on December 19, 2012 as part of the on-going community outreach process.

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The project team conducted a community leaders meeting on October 17, 2012 as part of the on-going community outreach process.

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The project team conducted a community leaders meeting on September 19, 2012 as part of the on-going community outreach process.

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The project team conducted a community leaders meeting on August 15, 2012 as part of the on-going community outreach process.

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The project team conducted a community leaders meeting on July 18, 2012 as part of the on-going community outreach process.

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June 20, 2012 Community Leaders Meeting

The project team conducted a community leaders meeting on June 20, 2012 as part of the on-going community outreach process.

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Corridor-Wide Public Meetings

Corridor-wide meetings have been conducted at major project milestones and to provide opportunities for the community to interact with the project team to discuss project issues and recommendations. See also: Meeting Notices.

April 10 and 11, 2013 Corridor-Wide Public Meetings

Corridor-Wide public meetings were held at Adams City High School (April 10, 2013) and Swansea Recreation Center (April 11, 2013).

April 2013 Corridor-Wide Public Meeting (thumbnail of meeting materials)

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EIS Overview:

Welcome

What's new since the last public meetings in November?

What is the I-70 East Environmental Process?

What happened after the 2008 Draft EIS?

Eliminated Alternatives:

What happened to the Realignment Alternatives?

Why was the reroute of I-70 along I-270/I-76 eliminated?

Alternatives Under Consideration in SDEIS:

What alternatives are considered in the Supplemental Draft EIS?

What is the No-Action Alternative?

What are the Revised Viaduct Options?

- Brighton Boulevard - Clayton Street

- Clayton Street - Colorado Boulevard

What would the Revised Viaduct North Option look like?

What is the Partial Cover Lowered Option?

- Brighton Boulevard - Clayton Street

- Clayton Street - Colorado Boulevard

What would the Partial Cover Lowered Option look like?

What is the Current Alignment Alternative?

- Colorado Boulevard - Dallas Street

- Dallas Street - Helena Street

- Helena Street - Tower Road

What are managed lanes?

Why was the Partial Cover Lowered Option preliminarily identified as the Preferred Alternative?

Where could the cover be located and what could be on top of it?

How does local connectivity change with each alternative option?

What would the Elyria and Swansea neighborhood north of I-70 look like with each option?

What would the Elyria and Swansea neighborhood south of I-70 look like with each option?

What would the Swansea Elementary School look like with each option?

How would the Swansea Elementary School look adjacent to the proposed alternative options?

Other Considerations: Watch the Presentation Video presented at the April 2013 Corridor-Wide Public Meetings and featured on Denver 8 TV during May (thumbnail of video)

How many houses and businesses may be acquired and relocated with each option?

What is the estimated project cost?

Stay Involved:

What comes next?

Future Community Outreach

How can you stay involved?

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Adams City High School Meeting (April 10, 2013)

Swansea Recreation Center Meeting (April 11, 2013)

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The I-70 East EIS project team conducted a meeting to reach out to parents of Swansea Elementary School students as a follow-up on the Corridor-Wide Public Meeting. This meeting was held on January 17, 2013. The primary purpose of the meeting was to provide updates on the I-70 project, describe the alternatives that are being considered, and explain changes to the school with each of the proposed alternatives:

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Corridor-Wide public meetings were held at Commerce City Recreation Center (November 13, 2012) and Swansea Recreation Center (November 14, 2012).

November 2012 Corridor-Wide Public Meeting (thumbnail of meeting materials)

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EIS Overview:

Welcome

What Happened After the 2008 Draft EIS?

What is the I-70 East Environmental Process?

Eliminated Alternatives:

What happened to the Realignment Alternatives?

Why was the reroute of I-70 along I-270/I-76 eliminated?

Alternatives Under Consideration:

What alternatives are still under consideration?

What is the No-Action Alternative?

What are the Revised Viaduct Options? (Brighton Blvd - Clayton St)

What are the Revised Viaduct Options? (Clayton St - Colorado Blvd)

What is the Partial Cover Lowered Option? (Brighton Blvd - Clayton St)

What is the Partial Cover Lowered Option? (Clayton St - Colorado Blvd)

What is the Current Alignment Alternative?

What are managed lanes?

Community Involvement & Input:

What are CDOT and FHWA doing for the community based on what they've heard from you?

How would the Swansea Elementary School look adjacent to the proposed alternative options?

Where could the cover be located and what could be on top of it?

Where do you think the highway cover should be in the Partial Cover Lowered option and what do you want on top of it?

How could the space under the viaduct be used?

How do you think the space under the viaduct should be used?

Other Considerations:

How does local connectivity change with each alternative option?

What is noise and how would it be treated in the study area?

How much does this project cost?

How many houses and businesses will be acquired and relocated with each alternative option?

Stay Involved:

How can you stay involved?

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Commerce City Recreation Center (November 13, 2012)

Swansea Recreation Center (November 14, 2012)

May 17 and 18, 2006 Corridor-Wide Public Meetings

Former PACT Stakeholders Briefing Meeting

August 28, 2013 Former PACT Stakeholders Briefing Meeting

A meeting was held on August 28, 2013 with the former PACT stakeholders to provide an update on the progress of the project since the conclusion of the Preferred Alternative Collaborative Team (PACT) process in 2011.

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