USA Banner

Official US Government Icon

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Secure Site Icon

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock ( ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Site Notification

U.S. Department of Transportation U.S. Department of Transportation Icon United States Department of Transportation United States Department of Transportation

Scoping Report

Document Series
Reference Materials
Federal Railroad Administration

The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) initiated the preparation of an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) to comply with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA) (42 U.S.C. 4321 et seq.) for the Washington Union Station Expansion Project (the Project), proposed by the Union Station Redevelopment Corporation (USRC), in coordination with Amtrak. The Project includes expanding and modernizing the multimodal transportation facilities at Washington Union Station (WUS or Station), while preserving the historic station building. The Project activities include reconstructing and realigning tracks; developing new concourse facilities; improving multimodal transportation services and connectivity; and improving and expanding infrastructure and other supporting facilities.

DOT is committed to ensuring that information is available in appropriate alternative formats to meet the requirements of persons who have a disability. If you require an alternative version of files provided on this page, please contact
Last updated: Friday, September 9, 2016