Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highways in Alaska, 32158-32159 [07-2885]

Download as PDF 32158 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 111 / Monday, June 11, 2007 / Notices between any point or points in a Member State of the European Union and any point or points in the United States coextensive with the rights provided under the U.S.-EC Air Transport Agreement, (iii) effective March 30, 2008, foreign air transportation of persons and property between any point or points in any member of the European Common Aviation Area and any point or points in the United States coextensive with the rights provided under the U.S.-EC Air Transport Agreement, and (iv) other charter transportation. Air Alsie further requests a corresponding exemption enabling it to provide the service described above pending issuance of a foreign air carrier permit. Renee V. Wright, Program Manager, Docket Operations, Federal Register Liaison. [FR Doc. E7–11250 Filed 6–8–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–9X–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Aviation Administration RTCA Program Management Committee Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of RTCA Program Management Committee meeting. rmajette on DSK8KYBLC1PROD with MISCELLANEOUS AGENCY: SUMMARY: The FAA is issuing this notice to advise the public of a meeting of the RTCA Program Management Committee. DATES: The meeting will be held June 26, 2007 starting at 9 a.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at RTCA, Inc., 1828 L Street, NW., Suite 805, Washington, DC 20036. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: RTCA Secretariat, 1828 L Street, NW., Suite 850, Washington, DC 20036; telephone (202) 833–9339; fax (202) 833–9434; Web site https://www.rtca.org. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92– 463, 5 U.S.C., Appendix 2), notice is hereby given for a Program Management Committee meeting. The agenda will include: • June 26: • Opening Session (Welcome and Introductory Remarks, Review/Approve Summary of March 22 Meeting, Paper No. 093–07/PMC–534). • Publication Consideration/ Approval: • Final Draft, New Document, Future Air Navigation System 1/A (FANS 1/ A)—Aeronautical Telecommunications VerDate Mar<15>2010 12:15 Mar 07, 2011 Jkt 223001 Network (ATN) Interoperability Standard, RTCA Paper No. 123–07/ PMC–537, prepared by SC–189. • Final Draft, New Document, Safety and Performance Standard for Air Traffic Data Link Services in Oceanic and Remote Airspace (Oceanic SPR Standard), RTCA Paper No. 124–07/ PMC–538, prepared by SC–189. • Final Draft, Revised DO–280A, Interoperability Requirements for ATN Baseline 1 (INTEROP ATN B1), RTCA Paper No. 125–07–PMC–539, prepared by SC–189. • Final Draft, Change 2, to DO–290, Safety and Performance Requirements Standard for Air Traffic Data Link Services in Continental Airspace (Continental SPR Standard), RTCA Paper No. 126–07/PMC–540, prepared by SC 189. • Final Draft, Revised DO–253A, Minimum Operational Performance Standards for GPS Local Area Augmentation System Airborne Equipment, RTCA Paper No. 127–07/ PMC–541, prepared by SC–159. • Discussion: • Special Committee Chairman’s Reports. • Action Item Review: • SC–147—Traffic Alert & Collision Avoidance System—Discussion. • Revised Terms of Reference and SC–147 Status Review. • PMC Ad Hoc Subgroup—Status Review. • SC–203—Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS)—Discussion—Status Review. • SC–205—Software Considerations—Discussion—Status Review. • Aeronautical Systems Security— Discussion—Possible New Committee. • EUROCAE WG–68—Altimerty— Discussion. • Closing Session (Other Business, Document Production, Date and Place of Next Meeting, Adjourn). Attendance is open to the interested public but limited to space availability. With the approval of the chairmen, members of the public may present oral statements at the meeting. Persons wishing to present statements or obtain information should contact the person listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section. Members of the public may present a written statement to the committee at any time. Issued in Washington, DC, on May 31, 2007. Francisco Estrada C., RTCA Advisory Committee. [FR Doc. 07–2864 Filed 6–8–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–13–M PO 00000 Frm 00103 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTION Federal Highway Administration Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highways in Alaska Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of Limitation on Claims for Judicial Review of Actions by FHWA. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice announces actions taken by the FHWA that are final within the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The actions relate to various proposed highway projects in the State of Alaska. Those actions grant approvals for the projects. By this notice, the FHWA is advising the public of final agency actions subject to 23 USC 139(l)(1). A claim seeking judicial review of the Federal agency actions on any of the listed highway projects will be barred unless the claim is filed on or before December 10, 2007. If the Federal law that authorizes judicial review of a claim provides a time period of less than 180 days for filing such claim, then that shorter time period still applies. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Dale J. Lewis, Central Region Liaison Engineer, FHWA Alaska Division, P.O. Box 21648, Juneau, Alaska 99802–1648; office hours 7 a.m.–4:30 p.m. (AST), phone (907) 586–7429; e-mail Dale.J.Lewis@dot.gov. You may also contact Jerry O. Ruehle, DOT&PF Central Region Environmental Coordinator, Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities, 4111 Aviation Drive, P.O. Box 196900, Anchorage, Alaska 99519–6900; office hours 7:30 a.m.–5 p.m. (AST), phone (907) 269–0534, e-mail Jerry_Ruehle@dot.state.ak.us. DATES: Notice is hereby given that the FHWA has taken final agency actions by issuing approvals for the following highway projects in the State of Alaska that are listed below. The actions by the Federal agency on the projects, and the laws under which such actions were taken, are described in the Environmental Assessment (EA) issued in connection with the projects. The EA, Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI), and other documents from the FHWA files for the listed projects are available by contacting the FHWA or the State of Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities at the addresses provided above. The EA and FONSI documents can be viewed and downloaded from the project Web site at SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\ERIC\11JNN1.SGM 11JNN1 rmajette on DSK8KYBLC1PROD with MISCELLANEOUS Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 111 / Monday, June 11, 2007 / Notices https://projects.ch2m.com/Sewardhwy and https://projects.ch2m.com/ SewardMeridian or viewed at 4111 Aviation Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99519. This notice applies to all FHWA decisions and approvals on the listed projects as of the issuance date of this notice and all laws and Executive Orders under which such actions were taken, including but not limited to: 1. General: National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) [42 U.S.C. 4321– 4351]; Federal-Aid Highway Act [23 U.S.C. 109]. 2. Air: Clean Air Act, [42 U.S.C. 7401– 7671(q)]. 3. Land: Section 4(f) of the Department of Transportation Act of 1966 [49 U.S.C. 303]. 4. Wildlife: Endangered Species Act of 1973 [16 U.S.C. 1531–1544 and Section 1536]; Anadromous Fish Conservation Act [16 U.S.C. 757(a)–757(g)]; Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act [16 U.S.C. 661–667(d)], Migratory Bird Treaty Act [16 U.S.C. 703–712]; MagnusonStevenson Fishery Conservation and Management Act 1976 as amended [16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq.]. 5. Historic and Cultural Resources: Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, as amended [16 U.S.C. 470(f) et seq.]; Archeological and Historic Preservation Act [16 U.S.C. 469–469(c)]. 6. Social and Economic: Civil Rights Act of 1964 [42 U.S.C. 2000(d)– 2000(d)(1)]; Farmland Protection Policy Act (FPPA) [7 U.S.C. 4201–4209]. 7. Wetlands and Water Resources: Clean Water Act [33 U.S.C. 1251–1377]; Coastal Zone Management Act [16 U.S.C. 1451–1465]; Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) [16 U.S.C. 4601–4604]; Wild and Scenic Rivers Act [16 U.S.C. 1271–1287]. 8. Executive Orders: E.O. 11990 Protection of Wetlands; E.O. 11988 Floodplain Management; E.O. 12898, Federal Actions to Address Environmental Justice in Minority Populations and Low Income Populations; E.O. 13186 Migratory Birds; E.O. 11514 Protection and Enhancement of Environmental Quality. The projects subject to this notice are: 1. Project Location: Anchorage, Alaska, Municipality of Anchorage, New Seward Highway (NSH). Project Reference Number: FRAF–CA–MGS– NH–0A3–1(27). Project type: Road improvements to NSH between Rabbit Creek Road and 36th Avenue, a distance of approximately eight miles. The NSH will remain a controlled access corridor and noise barriers, fencing, and pathways throughout the corridor will be upgraded or constructed as VerDate Mar<15>2010 12:15 Mar 07, 2011 Jkt 223001 warranted and continuous illumination will be added augment the existing high-mast interchange lighting. Between O’Malley Road and Dimond Boulevard the existing NSH will be widened from four to six lanes to address current and future travel demand and mobility needs. NEPA document; Environmental Assessment and Finding of No Significant Impact issued November 4, 2006 and available electronically at https://projects.ch2m.com/Sewardhwy. 2. Project Location: Wasilla, Alaska, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Seward Meridian Parkway (SMP). Project Reference Number: IM–0001(302). Project type: Road improvements to SMP from the Parks Highway to Bogard Road and extension of the road one mile from Bogard Road to Seldon Road; a distance of approximately three miles. The selected alternative will expand the existing SMP from a two-lane facility to a four-lane facility with a center turn lane and a multi-use separated pathway. The project will increase the capacity of SMP and provide a key system line from Seldon Road to the Parks Highway. NEPA document: Environmental Assessment and Finding of No Significant Impact issued April 2, 2007 and available electronically at https:// projects.ch2m.com/SewardMeridian. 32159 The Unified Carrier Registration Plan Board of Directors (the Board) will continue its work in developing and implementing the Unified Carrier Registration Plan and Agreement and to that end, may consider matters properly before the Board. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Avelino Gutierrez, Chair, Unified Carrier Registration Board of Directors at (505) 827–4565. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: Dated: June 6, 2007. William A. Quade, Acting Associate Administrator for Enforcement and Program Delivery. [FR Doc. 07–2911 Filed 6–7–07; 3:28 pm] BILLING CODE 4910–EX–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Railroad Administration Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request Federal Railroad Administration, DOT. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Issued on: May 30, 2007. David C. Miller, Division Administrator, Juneau, Alaska. SUMMARY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 and its implementing regulations, the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) hereby announces that it is seeking approval of the following information collection activities. Before submitting these information collection requirements for clearance by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), FRA is soliciting public comment on specific aspects of the activities identified below. [FR Doc. 07–2885 Filed 6–8–07; 8:45 am] DATES: (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Number 20.205, Highway Planning and Construction. the regulations implementing Executive Order 12372 regarding intergovernmental consultation on Federal programs and activities apply to this program.) Authority: 23 USC § 139(l)(1) BILLING CODE 4910–RY–M DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Sunshine Act Meetings; Unified Carrier Registration Plan Board of Directors Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), DOT. TIME AND DATE: June 28, 2007, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Eastern Daylight Time. PLACE: This meeting will take place telephonically. Any interested person may call Mr. Avelino Gutierrez at (505) 827–4565 to receive the toll free number and pass code needed to participate in this meeting by telephone. STATUS: Open to the public. AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00104 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Comments must be received no later than August 10, 2007. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on any or all of the following proposed activities by mail to either: Mr. Robert Brogan, Office of Safety, Planning and Evaluation Division, RRS–21, Federal Railroad Administration, 1120 Vermont Ave., NW., Mail Stop 25, Washington, DC 20590, or Ms. Gina Christodoulou, Office of Support Systems, RAD–43, Federal Railroad Administration, 1120 Vermont Ave., NW., Mail Stop 35, Washington, DC 20590. Commenters requesting FRA to acknowledge receipt of their respective comments must include a self-addressed stamped postcard stating, ‘‘Comments on OMB control number 2130–New.’’ Alternatively, comments may be transmitted via facsimile to (202) 493– 6230 or (202) 493–6170, or via e-mail to Mr. Brogan at robert.brogan@dot.gov, or E:\ERIC\11JNN1.SGM 11JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 111 (Monday, June 11, 2007)]
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[FR Doc No: 07-2885]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTION

Federal Highway Administration


Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highways in 
Alaska

AGENCY: Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT.

ACTION: Notice of Limitation on Claims for Judicial Review of Actions 
by FHWA.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces actions taken by the FHWA that are final 
within the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The actions relate to 
various proposed highway projects in the State of Alaska. Those actions 
grant approvals for the projects.

DATES: By this notice, the FHWA is advising the public of final agency 
actions subject to 23 USC 139(l)(1). A claim seeking judicial review of 
the Federal agency actions on any of the listed highway projects will 
be barred unless the claim is filed on or before December 10, 2007. If 
the Federal law that authorizes judicial review of a claim provides a 
time period of less than 180 days for filing such claim, then that 
shorter time period still applies.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Dale J. Lewis, Central Region 
Liaison Engineer, FHWA Alaska Division, P.O. Box 21648, Juneau, Alaska 
99802-1648; office hours 7 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (AST), phone (907) 586-7429; 
e-mail Dale.J.Lewis@dot.gov. You may also contact Jerry O. Ruehle, 
DOT&PF Central Region Environmental Coordinator, Alaska Department of 
Transportation and Public Facilities, 4111 Aviation Drive, P.O. Box 
196900, Anchorage, Alaska 99519-6900; office hours 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. 
(AST), phone (907) 269-0534, e-mail Jerry_Ruehle@dot.state.ak.us.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that the FHWA has 
taken final agency actions by issuing approvals for the following 
highway projects in the State of Alaska that are listed below. The 
actions by the Federal agency on the projects, and the laws under which 
such actions were taken, are described in the Environmental Assessment 
(EA) issued in connection with the projects. The EA, Finding of No 
Significant Impact (FONSI), and other documents from the FHWA files for 
the listed projects are available by contacting the FHWA or the State 
of Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities at the 
addresses provided above. The EA and FONSI documents can be viewed and 
downloaded from the project Web site at

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https://projects.ch2m.com/Sewardhwy and https://projects.ch2m.com/SewardMeridian or viewed at 4111 Aviation Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 
99519.
    This notice applies to all FHWA decisions and approvals on the 
listed projects as of the issuance date of this notice and all laws and 
Executive Orders under which such actions were taken, including but not 
limited to:
    1. General: National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) [42 U.S.C. 
4321-4351]; Federal-Aid Highway Act [23 U.S.C. 109].
    2. Air: Clean Air Act, [42 U.S.C. 7401-7671(q)].
    3. Land: Section 4(f) of the Department of Transportation Act of 
1966 [49 U.S.C. 303].
    4. Wildlife: Endangered Species Act of 1973 [16 U.S.C. 1531-1544 
and Section 1536]; Anadromous Fish Conservation Act [16 U.S.C. 757(a)-
757(g)]; Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act [16 U.S.C. 661-667(d)], 
Migratory Bird Treaty Act [16 U.S.C. 703-712]; Magnuson-Stevenson 
Fishery Conservation and Management Act 1976 as amended [16 U.S.C. 1801 
et seq.].
    5. Historic and Cultural Resources: Section 106 of the National 
Historic Preservation Act of 1966, as amended [16 U.S.C. 470(f) et 
seq.]; Archeological and Historic Preservation Act [16 U.S.C. 469-
469(c)].
    6. Social and Economic: Civil Rights Act of 1964 [42 U.S.C. 
2000(d)-2000(d)(1)]; Farmland Protection Policy Act (FPPA) [7 U.S.C. 
4201-4209].
    7. Wetlands and Water Resources: Clean Water Act [33 U.S.C. 1251-
1377]; Coastal Zone Management Act [16 U.S.C. 1451-1465]; Land and 
Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) [16 U.S.C. 4601-4604]; Wild and Scenic 
Rivers Act [16 U.S.C. 1271-1287].
    8. Executive Orders: E.O. 11990 Protection of Wetlands; E.O. 11988 
Floodplain Management; E.O. 12898, Federal Actions to Address 
Environmental Justice in Minority Populations and Low Income 
Populations; E.O. 13186 Migratory Birds; E.O. 11514 Protection and 
Enhancement of Environmental Quality.
    The projects subject to this notice are:
    1. Project Location: Anchorage, Alaska, Municipality of Anchorage, 
New Seward Highway (NSH). Project Reference Number: FRAF-CA-MGS-NH-0A3-
1(27). Project type: Road improvements to NSH between Rabbit Creek Road 
and 36th Avenue, a distance of approximately eight miles. The NSH will 
remain a controlled access corridor and noise barriers, fencing, and 
pathways throughout the corridor will be upgraded or constructed as 
warranted and continuous illumination will be added augment the 
existing high-mast interchange lighting. Between O'Malley Road and 
Dimond Boulevard the existing NSH will be widened from four to six 
lanes to address current and future travel demand and mobility needs. 
NEPA document; Environmental Assessment and Finding of No Significant 
Impact issued November 4, 2006 and available electronically at https://projects.ch2m.com/Sewardhwy.
    2. Project Location: Wasilla, Alaska, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, 
Seward Meridian Parkway (SMP). Project Reference Number: IM-0001(302). 
Project type: Road improvements to SMP from the Parks Highway to Bogard 
Road and extension of the road one mile from Bogard Road to Seldon 
Road; a distance of approximately three miles. The selected alternative 
will expand the existing SMP from a two-lane facility to a four-lane 
facility with a center turn lane and a multi-use separated pathway. The 
project will increase the capacity of SMP and provide a key system line 
from Seldon Road to the Parks Highway. NEPA document: Environmental 
Assessment and Finding of No Significant Impact issued April 2, 2007 
and available electronically at https://projects.ch2m.com/SewardMeridian.

(Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Number 20.205, 
Highway Planning and Construction. the regulations implementing 
Executive Order 12372 regarding intergovernmental consultation on 
Federal programs and activities apply to this program.)

    Authority: 23 USC Sec.  139(l)(1)

    Issued on: May 30, 2007.
David C. Miller,
Division Administrator, Juneau, Alaska.
[FR Doc. 07-2885 Filed 6-8-07; 8:45 am]
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