Notice of Final Federal Agency Action on Proposed Highway in Idaho, 74404 [07-6225]

Download as PDF 74404 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 249 / Monday, December 31, 2007 / Notices Issued in Washington, DC on December 20, 2007. Joe Hebert, Manager, Financial Analysis and Passenger Facility Charge Branch. [FR Doc. 07–6241 Filed 12–28–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–13–M DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Highway Administration Notice of Final Federal Agency Action on Proposed Highway in Idaho Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of Limitation on Claims for Judicial Review of Action by Army Corps of Engineers (USACE). AGENCY: This notice announces action taken by the USACE that is final within the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The action relates to a proposed highway project, Sandpoint North and South, Federal-aid Project No. DHP–NH–IR– CM–F–5116(068), Idaho Department of Transportation (ITD) Key No. 1729, Sandpoint in Bonner County in the State of Idaho. The action grants a Clean Water Act (CWA), section 404 permit for the project, pursuant to 33 U.S.C. 1344. DATES: By this notice, the FHWA is advising the public of a final agency action subject to 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). A claim seeking judicial review of the Federal agency action on the highway project will be barred unless the claim is filed on or before June 30, 2008. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For FHWA: Mr. Peter Hartman, Division Administrator, Federal Highway Administration, 3050 Lakeharbor Lane Suite 126, Boise, Idaho 83703; telephone: (208) 334–1843; e-mail: Idaho.FHWA@fhwa.dot.gov. The FHWA Idaho Division Office’s normal business hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Mountain Time). For USACE: Mr. Brad Daly, Chief, Regulatory Division, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Walla Walla District, 201 North 3rd Avenue, Walla Walla, WA 99362; telephone: (509) 527– 7151. Normal business hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Pacific Time). For ITD: Mr. Damon Allen, District 1 Engineer, Idaho Transportation Department, District 1 Office, 600 West Prairie, Coeur D’Alene, ID 83815; telephone: (208) 772–1200. Normal business hours are 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Pacific Time). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The US– 95 Sandpoint North and South project, DHP–NH–IR–CM–F–5116(068), involves construction, reconstruction and widening of an eight-mile section of US–95 from north of the community of sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Aug<31>2005 20:08 Dec 28, 2007 Jkt 214001 Sagle to north of Kootenai Cutoff Road in the City of Ponderay. A Final Environmental Impact Statement was approved by FHWA on September 9, 1999. A Record of Decision was issued on May 23, 2000. The project will be funded and constructed in phases: Sagle to the Long Bridge, Long Bridge Widening, Sand Creek Byway, and Sandpoint to Kootenai Cutoff Road. An Environmental Assessment (EA), which addressed changes in the Sand Creek Byway phase of the project since the ROD and also revaluated the entire Sandpoint North and South project, was approved May 7, 2004. The EA was made available to the public and a revised EA and Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) were approved on April 15, 2005. A subsequent environmental re-evaluation of the project was approved on August 17, 2006. Notice is hereby given that, subsequent to the earlier FHWA actions, the USACE has taken a final agency action subject to 23 U.S.C. 139(1)(1) by issuing a CWA section 404 permit for the Sand Creek Byway portion of the highway project. The actions by the USACE, related final actions by other federal agencies, and the laws under which such actions were taken, are described in the USACE decisions and its project records, referenced as USACE Permit Number: NWW No. 040500002. That information is available by contacting the USACE at the address provided above. Information about the project and project records is available from the FHWA and the Idaho Transportation Department (ITD) at the addresses provided above. Information on the project and a link to the Notice of Limitation on Claims for Judicial Review of Action by Army Corps of Engineers can also be found at http:// www.itd.idaho.gov/projects/d1/ sandcreekbyway. The FHWA EIS/ROD, EA, Reviewed EA/FONSI, re-evaluation, and other supporting information are also available by contacting the FHWA or ITD at the addresses provided above. This notice applies to the USACE permit action taken after the FHWA actions described above, and the law under which such action was taken, specifically: section 404 of the Clean Water Act: 33 U.S.C. 1344. (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). PO 00000 Frm 00139 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Issued on: December 19, 2007. Peter Hartman, Division Administrator. [FR Doc. 07–6225 Filed 12–28–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–RY–M DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration [Docket No. FMCSA–2007–0032] Medical Review Board Public Meeting Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of Medical Review Board (MRB) Public Meeting. AGENCY: SUMMARY: FMCSA announces a public meeting of the Agency’s MRB. The MRB public meeting will provide the public an opportunity to observe and participate in MRB deliberations about the revision and development of Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulation (FMCSR) medical standards, in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA). DATES: The MRB meeting will be held from 9 a.m.–1 p.m. on January 28, 2008. Please note the preliminary agenda for this meeting in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section of this notice for specific information. ADDRESSES: The meeting will take place at the Hilton Salt Lake City Center, 255 South West Temple, 2nd Floor, Topaz Room, Salt Lake City, UT 84101. You may submit comments bearing the Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) Docket ID FMCSA–2007–0032 using any of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: Go to http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the on-line instructions for submitting comments. • Mail: Docket Management Facility; U.S. Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., West Building Ground Floor, Room W12–140, Washington, DC 20590–0001. • Hand Delivery: West Building Ground Floor, Room W12–140, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., Washington, DC, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal Holidays. • Fax: 1–202–493–2251. Each submission must include the Agency name and the docket ID for this Notice. 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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Highway Administration


Notice of Final Federal Agency Action on Proposed Highway in 
Idaho

AGENCY: Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT.

ACTION: Notice of Limitation on Claims for Judicial Review of Action by 
Army Corps of Engineers (USACE).

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SUMMARY: This notice announces action taken by the USACE that is final 
within the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The action relates to a 
proposed highway project, Sandpoint North and South, Federal-aid 
Project No. DHP-NH-IR-CM-F-5116(068), Idaho Department of 
Transportation (ITD) Key No. 1729, Sandpoint in Bonner County in the 
State of Idaho. The action grants a Clean Water Act (CWA), section 404 
permit for the project, pursuant to 33 U.S.C. 1344.

DATES: By this notice, the FHWA is advising the public of a final 
agency action subject to 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). A claim seeking judicial 
review of the Federal agency action on the highway project will be 
barred unless the claim is filed on or before June 30, 2008.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For FHWA: Mr. Peter Hartman, Division 
Administrator, Federal Highway Administration, 3050 Lakeharbor Lane 
Suite 126, Boise, Idaho 83703; telephone: (208) 334-1843; e-mail: 
Idaho.FHWA@fhwa.dot.gov. The FHWA Idaho Division Office's normal 
business hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Mountain Time). For USACE: Mr. 
Brad Daly, Chief, Regulatory Division, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, 
Walla Walla District, 201 North 3rd Avenue, Walla Walla, WA 99362; 
telephone: (509) 527-7151. Normal business hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
(Pacific Time). For ITD: Mr. Damon Allen, District 1 Engineer, Idaho 
Transportation Department, District 1 Office, 600 West Prairie, Coeur 
D'Alene, ID 83815; telephone: (208) 772-1200. Normal business hours are 
7 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Pacific Time).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The US-95 Sandpoint North and South project, 
DHP-NH-IR-CM-F-5116(068), involves construction, reconstruction and 
widening of an eight-mile section of US-95 from north of the community 
of Sagle to north of Kootenai Cutoff Road in the City of Ponderay. A 
Final Environmental Impact Statement was approved by FHWA on September 
9, 1999. A Record of Decision was issued on May 23, 2000. The project 
will be funded and constructed in phases: Sagle to the Long Bridge, 
Long Bridge Widening, Sand Creek Byway, and Sandpoint to Kootenai 
Cutoff Road. An Environmental Assessment (EA), which addressed changes 
in the Sand Creek Byway phase of the project since the ROD and also 
revaluated the entire Sandpoint North and South project, was approved 
May 7, 2004. The EA was made available to the public and a revised EA 
and Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) were approved on April 15, 
2005. A subsequent environmental re-evaluation of the project was 
approved on August 17, 2006.
    Notice is hereby given that, subsequent to the earlier FHWA 
actions, the USACE has taken a final agency action subject to 23 U.S.C. 
139(1)(1) by issuing a CWA section 404 permit for the Sand Creek Byway 
portion of the highway project. The actions by the USACE, related final 
actions by other federal agencies, and the laws under which such 
actions were taken, are described in the USACE decisions and its 
project records, referenced as USACE Permit Number: NWW No. 040500002. 
That information is available by contacting the USACE at the address 
provided above. Information about the project and project records is 
available from the FHWA and the Idaho Transportation Department (ITD) 
at the addresses provided above. Information on the project and a link 
to the Notice of Limitation on Claims for Judicial Review of Action by 
Army Corps of Engineers can also be found at http://www.itd.idaho.gov/
projects/d1/sandcreekbyway. The FHWA EIS/ROD, EA, Reviewed EA/FONSI, 
re-evaluation, and other supporting information are also available by 
contacting the FHWA or ITD at the addresses provided above.
    This notice applies to the USACE permit action taken after the FHWA 
actions described above, and the law under which such action was taken, 
specifically: section 404 of the Clean Water Act: 33 U.S.C. 1344.

(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: December 19, 2007.
Peter Hartman,
Division Administrator.
[FR Doc. 07-6225 Filed 12-28-07; 8:45 am]
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