The Idaho Transportation Department (ITD) invites the public to participate until Friday, January 29, in a public hearing process regarding the abandonment of the Idaho Highway 75 Spur.
The ID-75 Spur, also known as Sun Valley Road, connects ID-75 in Ketchum and Trail Creek Road in Sun Valley (milepost 0.0 - 3.6). See below for options on how to participate and comment during the public hearing process.Ways to participate
On Thursday, January 21 at 6 p.m. ITD hosted an online webinar for members of the public. The webinar consisted of a brief presentation followed by a Q&A session. Staff from ITD was joined by representatives from Ketchum, Sun Valley and Blaine County. No official comments were taken during the webinar.PDF of Presentation Slides
On Tuesday, January 26 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. ITD offered an opportunity to meet in-person at the Sun Valley City Council Chambers. In-person meetings were scheduled by calling (208) 886-7806 or emailing email@example.com. The purpose of these meetings was to provide an opportunity for individuals to meet on-on-one to view displays, ask questions and/or provide verbal or written testimony.
In-person meetings were available on a limited basis in order to comply with recommended guidelines relating to COVID-19.
THE COMMENT PERIOD WILL REMAIN OPEN UNTIL FRIDAY, JANUARY 29
Individuals who would still like to comment on this proposed action can do so in the following ways:
• by submitting a comment via the blue “Comment Online” box at the top right of this page
• recorded by calling (855) 785-2499
• by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
• mailed to: Idaho Transportation Department – Attn: Jessica Williams – 216 South Date Street – Shoshone, ID 83352
The Department is required to conduct a public hearing on all state highway system (SHS) abandonments, or jurisdictional changes that may impact adjacent cities before the Idaho Transportation Board makes a final decision. For more information regarding the highway abandonment process, individuals can contact ITD District 4 Manager Walter Burnside by calling (208) 961-0828.
Persons needing an interpreter or special accommodations are urged to contact (208) 334-8884. TTY/TDD Users: Dial 711 or (800) 377-3529 to use Idaho Relay System.
Se les recomienda a las personas que necesiten un intérprete o arreglos especiales que llamen al coordinador de participación público al (208) 334-8884. Usuarios de TTY/TDD: Marque 711 o (800) 377-3529 para usar el sistema de relé de Idaho.