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Public Meeting for the Removal of the Interstate 25/ Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue Northbound Exit Ramp

Control Number: A300375

Meeting Date and Time: Wednesday, September 12, 2018 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Meeting Location: Longfellow Elementary School, 400 Edith Blvd. NE, Albuquerque, 87102

Federal Highway Administration

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) will hold a public meeting to discuss the proposed elimination of the Interstate 25 northbound exit ramp to Oak Street located between Central Avenue and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, including ramp removal, extension of the auxiliary lane on Interstate 25 from the Lead Avenue entrance ramp to the Lomas Boulevard exit ramp, improvements to Oak Street, and modifications to the Oak Street/Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue intersection.

The purpose of the meeting is to present the project needs and objectives, alternatives considered, and the project schedule. The NMDOT is interested in obtaining public input on the proposed change of access along northbound Interstate 25. A presentation will be given at 6:30 PM, followed by public comments.

If you have questions and/or you are unable to attend the public meeting, please contact:

  •   Leslie Fortier, NMDOT Project Development Engineer, at (505) 231-0512,; or
  •   Jim Heimann, WSP Project Manager, at (505) 878-6529, Jim.Heimann@wsp.comProject displays, information, and project representatives will be available to address questions.

    Public input for the proposed project will be accepted at any time; however, the NMDOT asks that comments and/or questions specific to this meeting be sent no later than October 5, 2018 to:

    WSP USA Inc.
    Jim Heimann
    6100 Uptown Boulevard NE, Suite 700 Albuquerque, NM 87110
    Attn: MLK NB Exit Ramp

    You may also email your comments to

    To request Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) related accommodations for this meeting, please contact Victoria Padilla with WSP at least two days before the meeting at (505) 881-5357.