The National Park Service (NPS) is seeking public comment on an environmental assessment (EA) to evaluate the impacts of improving the existing Mesa Top Loop Roads and the intersection at the entrance of Mesa Verde National Park.
* indicates the current step in the planning process
Step 1. Develop range of preliminary concepts
Step 2. 30-day public comment period
Step 3. Refine range of preliminary concepts and develop alternatives
Step 4. Gather necessary information to evaluate the impacts of alternatives
Step 5. Assess compliance needs under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and other environmental regulations.
Step 6. Identify environmental impacts and select preferred alternative
Step 7. Prepare draft plan/environmental document
Step 8. Public review of draft plan/environmental document
Step 9. Analysis of public comment *
Step 10. Prepare final plan/decision document
Step 11. Release final plan/decision document to the public