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National Environmental Policy Act in EPA Region 5

EPA's National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) office in Region 5 serves Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin, and 35 tribes.

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Environmental Impact Statements (EIS) in Region 5

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EPA Region 5 Special Topics

Special Appropriation Projects

EPA must comply with NEPA when deciding whether to issue a Special Appropriation Act Project (SAAP) grant as earmarked by Congress. SAAP grant applicants are advised to complete this Environmental Information Document template to provide information about the proposed project in EPA Region 5.

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Region 5 EPA NEPA Contacts:

Name Title Phone Number Email
Ken Westlake Deputy Director, Office of Multimedia Programs

(312) 886-2910
Kathy Kowal NEPA Reviewer
NEPA Speciality Topic: National Forests, Corps of Engineers, National Parks and Refuges, Airports, Energy, Michigan Highways, Endangered Species Act
(312) 353-5206
Virginia Laszewski NEPA Reviewer
NEPA Speciality Topic: Indiana and Minnesota Highways, Transit, Pipelines, Transmission Lines, Airports, National Historic Preservation Act
(312) 886-7501
Liz Pelloso NEPA Reviewer
NEPA Speciality Topic: Wetlands, Forests, Airports, Illinois Highways, Corps of Engineers
(312) 886-7425
Elizabeth Poole NEPA Reviewer
NEPA Speciality Topic: Ohio and Wisconsin Highways, Nuclear Power, Mining, Energy, Environmental Justice, National Parks, Transit, Railroads
(312) 353-2087
Mike Sedlacek NEPA Reviewer
NEPA Speciality Topic: Mining, Illinois and Wisconsin Highways, Defense, Coast Guard, Airports, Tribal
(312) 886-1765
Jennifer Tyler NEPA Reviewer
NEPA Speciality Topic: Transit, Railroads, Pipelines, Airports, Power Lines

(312) 886-6394

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