Details for Public Notice


PUBLIC NOTICE The U.S. Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration (EDA) is considering a request for Federal assistance from the Economic Development Authority of Amherst County to construct the Amelon Commerce Center Multi-tenant Building in Amherst County, Virginia. Pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA), EDA is conducting an assessment of the potential of the proposed project to affect the environment and/or historic properties. Notice is hereby given that the project will not be located in, nor affect, a floodplain and/or wetland as defined by Executive Order (EO) 11988 and/or EO 11990. The project consists of the construction of a 45,000 SF pre-engineered metal building which will serve as a multi-tenant building located in the Amelon Commerce Center. The project will be located on Lot 6 Amelon Commerce Center; 200 E. Progress Road, Madison Heights, Virginia. Project information is available for review at the Economic Development Authority of Amherst County, 328 Richmond Highway, Suite B, Amherst, Virginia; (434) 946-5200. If you have any information regarding potential impacts to historic properties or environmental resources including wetlands or floodplains associated with this proposed project please provide it in writing to:

Regional Environmental Officer

Economic Development Administration

900 Market Street, Room 602

Philadelphia, PA 19107

Comments received in the EDA Regional Office by 5:00 pm eastern on August 5, 2021 will be considered. A copy of the NEPA/NHPA decisional document will be available upon request at the above EDA Regional Office.

200 E. Progress Road, Amherst, VA