Federal agency actions on proposed highways; judicial review claims: Sacramento County, CA; Hazel Avenue between State Route 50 and Madison Avenue, 34338-34339 [E7-12002]


[Federal Register: June 21, 2007 (Volume 72, Number 119)]
[Page 34338-34339]
From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov]



Federal Highway Administration

Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on a Proposed Highway
Project in California

AGENCY: Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), U.S. DOT.

[[Page 34339]]

ACTION: Notice of Limitation on Claims for Judicial Review of Actions
by FHWA and Other Federal agencies.


SUMMARY: This notice announces actions taken by the FHWA and other
Federal agencies that are final within the meaning of 23 U.S.C.
139(1)(1). These actions relate to a proposed highway project on Hazel
Avenue between State Route 50 and Madison Avenue in Sacramento County,
State of California. These actions grant approvals for the project.

DATES: By this notice, the FHWA is advising the public of final agency
actions subject to 23 U.S.C. 139(1)(1). A claim seeking judicial review
of the Federal agency actions on the highway project will be barred
unless the claim is filed on or before December 18, 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.

Development Engineer, Federal Highway Administration, 650 Capitol Mall,
4-100, Sacramento, CA 95814, weekdays between 7 a.m. and 4
p.m., telephone 916-498-5065, cesar.perez@fhwa.dot.gov, or John Webb,
Supervisory Environmental Planner, California Department of
Transportation, 2389 Gateway Oaks Dr., Sacramento, CA 95833, weekdays
between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., (916) 274-0588, John_Webb@dot.ca.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that the FHWA and
other Federal agencies have taken final agency actions by issuing
approvals for the following highway project in the State of California.
This project would improve safety and provide congestion relief on
Hazel Avenue, Sacramento County, California. This would be accomplished
by widening Hazel Avenue to 6 lanes with a landscaped center median
from U.S. Highway 50 to Madison Avenue. The purpose of the project is
to increase safety for all modes of travel. The actions by the Federal
agencies and the laws under which such actions were taken are described
in the Final Environmental Assessment for the project. The Finding of
No Significant Impact (FONSI) was approved on June 7, 2007. The Final
Environmental Assessment and other documents in the FHWA administrative
record file are available by contacting the FHWA or the California
Department of Transportation at the addresses provided above. This
notice applies to all Federal agency decisions as of the issuance date
of this notice and all laws 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. Wildlife: Endangered Species Act [16 U.S.C. 1531-1544 and
Section 1536], Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act [16 U.S.C. 661-
667(d)]. Migratory Bird Treaty Act [16 U.S.C. 703-712].
    4. Historic and Cultural Resources: Section 106 of the National
Historic Preservation Act of 1966, as amended [16 U.S.C. 470(aa) 11];
Archeological Resources Protection Act of 1977 [16 U.S.C. 470(aa)-11];
Archeological and Historic Preservation Act [16 U.S.C. 469-469(c)];
Native American Grave Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA) [25
U.S.C. 3001-3013].
    5. Social and Economic: Civil Rights Act of 1964 [42 U.S.C.
2000(d)-2000(d) (1)]; American Indian Religious Freedom Act [42 U.S.C.
1996]; Farmland Protection Policy Act (FPPA) [7 U.S.C. 4201-4209]; The
Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Policies
Act of 1970, as amended.
    6. Hazardous Materials: Comprehensive Environmental Response,
Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA), 42 U.S.C. 9601-9675;
Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986 (SARA); Resource
Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA).42 U.S.C. 6901-6992(k).
    7. 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. 11593 Protection and enhancement of Cultural
Resources; E.O. 13007 Indian Sacred Sites; E.O. 13287 Preserve America;
E.O. 13175 Consultation and Coordination with Indian Tribal
Governments; E.O. 11514 Protection and Enhancement of Environmental
Quality; E.O. 13112 Invasive Species.

(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 U.S.C. 139(1)(1).

     Issued on: June 13, 2007.
Maiser Khaled,
Director, Project Development & Environment, Sacramento, California.
[FR Doc. E7-12002 Filed 6-20-07; 8:45 am]