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National Audubon Soc'y v. Volpe

ELR Citation: 3 ELR 20334
Nos. No. 16,126, (N.D. Ga., 01/16/1973)

A previous ruling that the Secretary of Transportation can delegate his responsibility for preparing an impact statement under NEPA to a state highway department is vacated. In the final order, defendants consent to alter the proposed route of the interstate highway in question. See amending memorandum in Pizitz v. Volpe, 2 ELR 20635.

Counsel for Plaintiffs
Michael Padnos
Robert Funicello
1105 William-Oliver Building
Atlanta, GA 30303

Counsel for Defendants
Beverly Bates Assistant U.S. Attorney
P.O. Box 912
Atlanta, GA 30301

Harold Hill Attorney General's Office
132 State Judicial Building
40 Capitol Square
Atlanta, GA 30334