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2015 Red Book

The purpose of the Red Book is to function as a “how to” for synchronizing NEPA and other regulatory reviews. This handbook will be useful to Federal agencies that review permit applications, and Federal, State, and local agencies that fund or develop major transportation and other infrastructure projects. This document discusses the requirements of many statutes and regulations to facilitate the reader’s understanding of how compliance with those requirements can be fulfilled while...

IPIC Fact Sheet

The Infrastructure Permitting Improvement Center (IPIC) at the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) is responsible for improving performance of Federal environmental review and permitting of infrastructure projects.  Housed within DOT's Office of Policy Development, Strategic Planning, and Performance, IPIC is the central resource for streamlining delivery of all DOT projects.

This one-page fact sheet describes the role of IPIC and its current initiatives.