adot-logo-webThe Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) are seeking public comments on the proposed rehabilitation of Virgin River Bridge #1, located on Interstate 15 (I-15) near the communities of Beaver Dam and Littlefield in the northwestern corner of the state.

As part of the National Environmental Policy Act, FHWA and ADOT are beginning work on an Environmental Assessment, which will evaluate potential environmental and socioeconomic impacts from the proposed bridge rehabilitation. Essential to identifying the best program of solutions is the participation of and feedback from individuals like you. Comments from the public regarding the proposed scope of construction, potential alternatives, sensitive resources, potential impacts, or other issues and concerns, may be submitted through Nov. 28, 2014.

To view the project map and study information, go to the link in this article at the MLN website

To provide input during the public comment period, you can participate in the following ways:

Email comments to; Submit comments online. Mail comments to Virgin River Bridge #1 Study Team, c/o ADOT Community Relations: 1655 W. Jackson, MD 126F, Phoenix, AZ 85007.

Call 855-712-8530. If you have questions about the study, please email ADOT at  or call the ADOT information line at 1.855.712.8530.