To discuss the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed Little Missouri River Crossing. The public hearings will provide opportunity for public comment.



Monday, July 23 and Thursday, July 26, 2018:

Formal Presentation: 5:30 p.m.

Open House: 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.



Please note that these hearing dates have been moved from July 17 & 19 to July 23 & 26.


July 23, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (MDT) at the Medora Community Center, 465 Pacific Ave, Medora, ND

July 26, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (CDT) at the Courtyard by Marriott, 3319 N 14th St,

Bismarck, ND




Billings County, North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT), Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), and KLJ.


These public hearings are designed to allow for public input, which is required for compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 and National Historic Preservation Act of 1966.

Representatives from Billings County, NDDOT, FHWA, and KLJ will be on hand to answer your questions and discuss your concerns.

WRITTEN STATEMENTS or comments about this project must be sent by August 20, 2018 (note this has been extended from August 16, 2018), to:

Jen Turnbow, Project Manager


PO Box 1157

Bismarck, ND 58502-1157

Email: LMRC@kljeng.com

Note: “Public Hearing” in the e-mail subject heading.

PUBLIC INSPECTION:  The Draft EIS is available for public review at the following locations:

  • Billings County Courthouse, 495 4th St, Medora, ND, (701) 623-4377
  • Dickinson Area Public Library, 139 W 3rd St, Dickinson, ND, (701) 456-7700
  • Golden Valley County Courthouse, 150 1st Ave SE, Beach, ND, (701) 872-4331
  • McKenzie County Public Library, 112 2nd Ave NE, Watford City, ND, (701) 444-3785
  • NDDOT Central Office, 608 E Boulevard Ave, Bismarck, ND, (701) 328-2500
  • NDDOT Dickinson District Office, 1700 3rd Ave W, Suite 101, Dickinson, ND, (701) 227-6500
  • NDDOT Williston District Office, 605 Dakota Parkway W, Williston, ND, (701) 774-2700
  • North Dakota State Library, 604 E Boulevard Ave, Bismarck, ND, (701) 328-4622


The NDDOT will consider every request for reasonable accommodation to provide:

  • An accessible meeting facility or other accommodation for people with disabilities,
  • Language interpretation for people with limited English proficiency (LEP), and
  • Translations of written material necessary to access NDDOT programs and information.

Appropriate provisions will be considered when the Department is notified at least 10 days prior to the meeting date or the date the written material translation is needed.

To request accommodations, contact Paula Messmer, Civil Rights Division, NDDOT, at 701-328-2978 or civilrights@nd.gov. TTY users may use Relay North Dakota 711 or 1-800-366-6888.