Notice of Fiscal Year 2008 Safety Data Improvement Program (SaDIP) Grant Application Instructions and Materials, 63643 [E7-22055]

Download as PDF mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 217 / Friday, November 9, 2007 / Notices Oregon 97301–4788; telephone 503– 986–2688. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that the FHWA has issued a Tier 1 Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) and Record of Decision (ROD) in connection with a proposed highway project in the State of Oregon. The Newberg Dundee Transportation Improvement Project (Tier 1), Oregon 99W, proposes an approximately 11 mile long, four-lane expressway extending from the eastern terminus, east of Newberg in the Rex Hill area to its western terminus where Oregon 99 W intersects with Oregon 18 (McDougal Corner) west of Dundee near Dayton. The proposed expressway will be primarily on new alignment. Decisions in the Tier 1 ROD include, but are not limited to, the following: 1. Purpose and need for the project (see Chapter 1 of the FEIS). 2. Reasonable alternatives that will be carried forward for further evaluation in the Tier 2 proceedings (see FEIS Chapter 2). 3. Selection of the highway build alternative and highway corridor for the project. The selected alternative is called Modified 3J, which is a combination of Alternative 3J and other build alternatives. 4. Alternatives that have been eliminated from further consideration and study, including but not limited to, those identified in the Tier 1 FEIS as the ‘‘no build’’ alternative, and alternatives 3C, 3D, 3G, 3H, 3I, 3J, 3K and 4C (see FEIS Chapter 2). Detailed information about the alternatives considered in Tier 1, and about the Federal decisions that eliminated alternatives other than Alternative Modified 3J, is available in the Tier 1 ROD and Tier 1 FEIS. Interested parties may consult the ROD and FEIS for further information on each of the decisions described above. The Tier 1 actions by the Federal agencies, and the laws under which such actions were taken, are described in the Tier 1 Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) approved on June 2, 2005, in the FHWA Record of Decision (ROD) issued on August 26, 2005, and in other documents in the FHWA project records. The scope and purpose of the Tier 1 FEIS are described in sections Chapter 1 of the FEIS. The FEIS, ROD, and other documents in the FHWA project file are available by contacting the FHWA or the Oregon Department of Transportation at the addresses provided above. The FHWA FEIS and ROD can also be viewed and downloaded from the project Web site at http://www.newbergdundeebypass.org. VerDate Aug<31>2005 23:48 Nov 08, 2007 Jkt 214001 This notice applies to all Federal agency Tier 1 decisions that are final within the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1) 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 and 23 U.S.C. 128]. 2. Land: Section 4(f) of the Department of Transportation Act of 1966 [49 U.S.C. 303]. (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(l)(1). Issued on: November 5, 2007. Michelle Eraut, Environmental Program Manager, Salem, Oregon. [FR Doc. E7–22031 Filed 11–8–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–22–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Notice of Fiscal Year 2008 Safety Data Improvement Program (SaDIP) Grant Application Instructions and Materials Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), DOT. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice is intended to announce the posting of the Fiscal Year 2008 Safety Data Improvement Program (SaDIP) Grant Opportunity to Grants.gov (http://www.grants.gov). A tentative schedule for the Fiscal Year 2008 SaDIP grant application and award process is included with the synopsis and application instructions. Grant awards are contingent on passage of the FY 2008 U.S. Department of Transportation appropriations bill, which includes FMCSA appropriations, by Congress and approved by the U.S. President. DATES: November 9, 2007. Submit comments or questions by: November 30, 2007. Responses will be available on Grants.gov by: December 14, 2007 Application deadline: January 30, 2008 Grant Awards: End of 2nd Quarter / Start of 3rd Quarter FY 2008 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Address all comments concerning This notice to Betsy Benkowski, Department PO 00000 Frm 00097 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 63643 of Transportation, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., Washington, DC 20590, 202–366–5387 (telephone), Betsy.Benkowski@dot.gov (Internet address). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section 4128 of the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users (SAFETEA–LU) established the SaDIP grant opportunity. The legislation provides discretionary funding for the States to improve the quality of crash and inspection data for large trucks and buses reported by the States to FMCSA, as established in Section 31102 of Title 49, United States Code. Eligible awardees include a State Agency, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Northern Mariana Islands, American Samoa, Guan, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Applicants must registrar with Grants.gov to apply for funding (http://www.grants.gov/applicants/ get_registered.jsp). Registration with grants.gov may take two to five days before the system will allow access to the grant application package. Applications should be submitted in accordance with the instructions provided and must be submitted in accordance with the instructions provided and must be submitted electronically to FMCSA through the Grants.gov Web site. The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number for the Safety Data Improvement Program is 20.234. Potential applicants will be required to install Pure Edge Viewer in order to se the form interface under the ‘‘Download the Application Package’’ hyperlink. Potential applicants are strongly encouraged to register their e-mail address with the system to receive notice of modifications made to the synopsis or application instructions. Issued on: November 6, 2007. Terry Shelton, Associate Administrator for Research and Information Technology. [FR Doc. E7–22055 Filed 11–8–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–MC–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Railroad Administration Environmental Impact Statement for the Expanded Moynihan/Penn Station Redevelopment Project, New York, NY Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT). ACTION: Notice of intent to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement. AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\09NON1.SGM 09NON1

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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration


Notice of Fiscal Year 2008 Safety Data Improvement Program 
(SaDIP) Grant Application Instructions and Materials

AGENCY: Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), DOT.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: This notice is intended to announce the posting of the Fiscal 
Year 2008 Safety Data Improvement Program (SaDIP) Grant Opportunity to 
Grants.gov (http://www.grants.gov). A tentative schedule for the Fiscal 
Year 2008 SaDIP grant application and award process is included with 
the synopsis and application instructions. Grant awards are contingent 
on passage of the FY 2008 U.S. Department of Transportation 
appropriations bill, which includes FMCSA appropriations, by Congress 
and approved by the U.S. President.

DATES: November 9, 2007.
    Submit comments or questions by: November 30, 2007.
    Responses will be available on Grants.gov by: December 14, 2007
    Application deadline: January 30, 2008
    Grant Awards: End of 2nd Quarter / Start of 3rd Quarter FY 2008

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Address all comments concerning This 
notice to Betsy Benkowski, Department of Transportation, Federal Motor 
Carrier Safety Administration, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., Washington, 
DC 20590, 202-366-5387 (telephone), Betsy.Benkowski@dot.gov (Internet 
address).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section 4128 of the Safe, Accountable, 
Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users 
(SAFETEA-LU) established the SaDIP grant opportunity. The legislation 
provides discretionary funding for the States to improve the quality of 
crash and inspection data for large trucks and buses reported by the 
States to FMCSA, as established in Section 31102 of Title 49, United 
States Code. Eligible awardees include a State Agency, the District of 
Columbia, Puerto Rico, Northern Mariana Islands, American Samoa, Guan, 
and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Applicants must registrar with Grants.gov 
to apply for funding (http://www.grants.gov/applicants/get_
registered.jsp). Registration with grants.gov may take two to five days 
before the system will allow access to the grant application package. 
Applications should be submitted in accordance with the instructions 
provided and must be submitted in accordance with the instructions 
provided and must be submitted electronically to FMCSA through the 
Grants.gov Web site. The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) 
number for the Safety Data Improvement Program is 20.234. Potential 
applicants will be required to install Pure Edge Viewer in order to se 
the form interface under the ``Download the Application Package'' 
hyperlink.
    Potential applicants are strongly encouraged to register their e-
mail address with the system to receive notice of modifications made to 
the synopsis or application instructions.

    Issued on: November 6, 2007.
Terry Shelton,
Associate Administrator for Research and Information Technology.
[FR Doc. E7-22055 Filed 11-8-07; 8:45 am]
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