Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highways in Washington, 23773-23774 [E9-11713]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 96 / Wednesday, May 20, 2009 / Notices within 2 weeks of the State or FLMA issuing a new Section 1511 certification. Estimated Average Burden per Response: 1 hour. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 280 hours. Form#: FHWA–1587. Background: This form is used by States, FLMA and the FHWA to provide summary employment information for all active ARRA projects. These data will be used for meeting the reporting requirements of Sections 1201 and 1512. Frequency: Monthly until September 2012. Estimated Average Burden per Response: 1 hour. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 3,010 hours. Form#: FHWA–1588. Background: This report form is for cases in which a State or FLMA needs to provide information on one or more individual ARRA projects that are part of a previously awarded grouped, bundled or area wide project. These data will be used for meeting the reporting requirements of Sections 1201, 1512 and 1609. States and FLMA shall provide the required information as individual projects. If a State or Federal Lands agency has no grouped or bundled projects, then no report is necessary. An example of an area wide grouped or bundled project would be a district wide bridge project that involves re-decking one bridge and replacing the guardrail on a second. Each of these individual bridge projects would be reported on this form after they have been awarded. Frequency: Monthly as needed until September 2012 Estimated Average Burden per Response: 1 hour. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 560 hours. Form#: FHWA–1589 Background: This form is to be used by the FHWA to gather employment information on every ARRA project that is initiated by the FHWA. Monthly employment information will be used to meet the requirements of Sections 1201 and 1512. In order for FHWA to fulfill the reporting obligations, FHWA must collect and analyze certain employment data for each FHWA ARRA funded contract. FHWA will require contractors and consultants to provide the required information for their own workforce as well as the workforce of all subcontractors that were active on their ARRA funded project(s) for the reporting month. Frequency: Monthly until the contract is completed or September 2012 whichever occurs first. Estimated Average Burden per Response: 0.5 hour. VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:27 May 19, 2009 Jkt 217001 Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 500 hours. Form#: FHWA–1590. Background: This form contains the detailed instructions for completing the previous ARRA data reporting forms. Frequency: Issued once initially. Estimated Average Burden per Response: 10 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 12 hours. 23773 3115; and e-mail: angela.brady@seattle.gov. SDOT’s regular office hours are between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. (Pacific Time). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that the FHWA has taken final agency actions by issuing a Finding of No Significant Impacts (FONSI) for the Mercer Corridor Improvements Project. The purpose of the project is to provide vehicular and Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act pedestrian improvements to the Mercer of 1995; 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended; Street corridor between Interstate 5 (I– and 49 CFR 1.48. 5) on and off ramps and Dexter Avenue Issued on: May 14, 2009. North. The project is located in the South Lake Union neighborhood of James R. Kabel, Seattle, King County, Washington. Chief, Management Programs and Analysis The actions by FHWA on this project, Division. and the laws under which such actions [FR Doc. E9–11724 Filed 5–19–09; 8:45 am] were taken, are described in the BILLING CODE 4910–22–P December 2008 Environmental Assessment (EA); the May 2009 FONSI; DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION and in other documents in the FHWA’s administrative record for the project. The EA, FONSI, and other documents in Federal Highway Administration the FHWA administrative record are Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions available by contacting FHWA or the on Proposed Highways in Washington Seattle Department of Transportation at the addresses provided previously. AGENCY: Federal Highway The EA and FONSI can be viewed and Administration (FHWA), DOT. downloaded from the project Web site at ACTION: Notice of Limitation on Claims https://www.seattle.gov/Transportation/ for Judicial Review of Actions by FHWA ppmp_mercer.htm or viewed at the and Other Federal Agencies. Seattle Public Library, as well as local SUMMARY: This notice announces actions neighborhood service centers within the taken by the FHWA that are final within project area. This notice applies to all Federal agency decisions on the project, the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The as of the issuance date of this notice, actions relate to a proposed highway and all laws under which such actions project, the Mercer Corridor were taken, including but not limited to: Improvements Project, located in the 1. General: National Environmental city of Seattle, King County, Policy Act [42 U.S.C. 4321–4351]; Washington. Those actions grant Federal-Aid Highway Act [23 U.S.C. licenses, permits, and approvals for the 109]. project. 2. Air: Clean Air Act, as amended [42 DATES: By this notice, the FHWA is U.S.C. 7401–7671(q)]. advising the public of final agency 3. Land: Section 4(f) of the actions subject to 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). A Department of Transportation Act of claim seeking judicial review of the 1966 [49 U.S.C. 303]; Landscaping and Federal agency actions on the highway Scenic Enhancement (Wildflowers) [23 project will be barred unless the claim U.S.C. 319]. is filed on or before November 16, 2009. 4. Wildlife: Endangered Species Act If the Federal law that authorizes [16 U.S.C. 1531–1544]; Anadromous judicial review of a claim provides a Fish Conservation Act [16 U.S.C. 757(a)time period of less than 180 days for 757(g)]; Fish and Wildlife Coordination filing such claim, then that shorter time Act [16 U.S.C. 661–667(d)]; Magnusonperiod still applies. Stevenson Fishery Conservation and FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Management Act of 1976, as amended Brian Hasselbach, Area Engineer, [16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq.]. 5. Historic and Cultural Resources: Federal Highway Administration— Washington Division, 711 South Capitol Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, as amended Way, Suite 501, Olympia, WA 98501. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Pacific [16 U.S.C. 470(f) et seq.]; Archaeological Resources Protection Act of 1977 [16 Time), (360) 753–9411, U.S.C. 470(aa)–11]; Archaeological and Brian.Hasselbach@dot.gov. You may Historic Preservation Act [16 U.S.C. also contact Angela Brady, Project 469–469(c)]; Native American Grave Manager, Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT), P.O. Box 34996, Protection and Repatriation Act [25 Seattle, WA 98124; telephone: 206–684– U.S.C. 3001–3013]. PO 00000 Frm 00094 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\20MYN1.SGM 20MYN1 23774 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 96 / Wednesday, May 20, 2009 / Notices 6. 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 [7 U.S.C. 4201– 4209]; the Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Policies Act of 1970, as amended [42 U.S.C. 61]. 7. Wetlands and Water Resources: Clean Water Act, 33 U.S.C. 1251–1377 (Section 404, Section 401, Section 319); Coastal Zone Management Act [16 U.S.C. 1451–1465]; Land and Water Conservation Fund [16 U.S.C. 4601– 4604]; Safe Drinking Water Act [42 U.S.C. 300(f)–300(j)(6)]; Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899 [33 U.S.C. 401– 406]; TEA–21 Wetlands Mitigation [23 U.S.C. 103(b)(6)(m), 133(b)(11)]; Flood Disaster Protection Act [42 U.S.C. 4001– 4128]. 8. Hazardous Materials: Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act [42 U.S.C. 9601–9675]; Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986 [Pub. L. 99–499]; Resource Conservation and Recovery Act [42 U.S.C. 6901–6992(k)]. 9. 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(l)(1). Issued on: May 14, 2009. Brian Hasselbach, Area Engineer, Olympia, Washington. [FR Doc. E9–11713 Filed 5–19–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–RY–P VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:27 May 19, 2009 Jkt 217001 DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Surface Transportation Board [STB Ex Parte No. 670 (Sub-No. 1)] Notice of Rail Energy Transportation Advisory Committee Meeting AGENCY: Surface Transportation Board, DOT. ACTION: Notice of Rail Energy Transportation Advisory Committee meeting. Notice is hereby given of a meeting of the Rail Energy Transportation Advisory Committee (RETAC), pursuant to section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public Law No. 92–463, as amended (5 U.S.C., App. 2). DATES: The meeting will be held on Thursday, June 11, 2009, beginning at 9 a.m., E.D.T. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held in the Hearing Room on the first floor of the Surface Transportation Board’s headquarters at Patriot’s Plaza, 395 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20423– 0001. SUMMARY: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Scott M. Zimmerman (202) 245–0202 or Anika S. Cooper (202) 245–0212. Assistance for the hearing impaired is available through the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at: (800) 877–8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: RETAC arose from a proceeding instituted by the Board, in Establishment of a Rail Energy Transportation Advisory Committee, STB Ex Parte No. 670. RETAC was formed to provide advice and guidance to the Board, and to serve as a forum for discussion of emerging issues regarding the transportation by rail of energy resources, particularly, but not necessarily limited to, coal, ethanol, and other biofuels. The purpose of this meeting is to continue discussions regarding issues such as rail performance, capacity constraints, infrastructure planning and development, and effective coordination among suppliers, carriers, and users of energy resources. Potential agenda items include reports from each of the four RETAC subcommittees (Best Practices, Capacity Planning, Communication, and Performance Measures), a report on the supplemental study recently released by Christensen Associates on rail capacity and infrastructure investment, a briefing on infrastructure implications of economic stimulus legislation, and may include a discussion of the federal legislative agenda on energy issues. PO 00000 Frm 00095 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The meeting, which is open to the public, will be conducted pursuant to RETAC’s charter and Board procedures. Further communications about this meeting may be announced through the Board’s Web site at https:// www.stb.dot.gov. This action will not significantly affect either the quality of the human environment or the conservation of energy resources. Authority: 49 U.S.C. 721, 49 U.S.C. 11101; 49 U.S.C. 11121. Decided: May 15, 2009. By the Board, Anne K. Quinlan, Acting Secretary. Jeffrey Herzig, Clearance Clerk. [FR Doc. E9–11703 Filed 5–19–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Aviation Administration 17th Meeting: RTCA Special Committee 206/EUROCAE WG 76 Plenary AGENCY: Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of RTCA special committee 206 meeting. SUMMARY: The FAA is issuing this notice to advise the public of a meeting of RTCA Special Committee 206: Aeronautical Information Services Data Link. DATES: The meeting will be held June 15–19, 2009 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at Radisson Bay Point Resort, St. George’s Bay, St. Julians, Malta. Phone: +356– 2137–4894 Reservation number from the US: 1–800–395 7046 Web site: https:// www.radisson.com; Contact person: Laurence Mutuel—Cell +33 6 30 93 73 82 / office +33 5 61 19 69 79. 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 Special Committee 206 meeting/EUROCE WG 76. The agenda will include: 15 June • Opening Plenary (Chairmen’s remarks and introductions, Review and approve meeting agenda and minutes, Schedule for this week). • Discussion. • Action Item Review. • Schedule for next meetings. • Presentations. • FLYSAFE Project—Laurence Mutual. E:\FR\FM\20MYN1.SGM 20MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 96 (Wednesday, May 20, 2009)]
[Notices]
[Pages 23773-23774]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-11713]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Highway Administration


Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highways in 
Washington

AGENCY: Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT.

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

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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 a 
proposed highway project, the Mercer Corridor Improvements Project, 
located in the city of Seattle, King County, Washington. Those actions 
grant licenses, permits, and 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(l)(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 November 16, 2009. 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: Brian Hasselbach, Area Engineer, 
Federal Highway Administration--Washington Division, 711 South Capitol 
Way, Suite 501, Olympia, WA 98501. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
(Pacific Time), (360) 753-9411, Brian.Hasselbach@dot.gov. You may also 
contact Angela Brady, Project Manager, Seattle Department of 
Transportation (SDOT), P.O. Box 34996, Seattle, WA 98124; telephone: 
206-684-3115; and e-mail: angela.brady@seattle.gov. SDOT's regular 
office hours are between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. (Pacific Time).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that the FHWA has 
taken final agency actions by issuing a Finding of No Significant 
Impacts (FONSI) for the Mercer Corridor Improvements Project. The 
purpose of the project is to provide vehicular and pedestrian 
improvements to the Mercer Street corridor between Interstate 5 (I-5) 
on and off ramps and Dexter Avenue North. The project is located in the 
South Lake Union neighborhood of Seattle, King County, Washington.
    The actions by FHWA on this project, and the laws under which such 
actions were taken, are described in the December 2008 Environmental 
Assessment (EA); the May 2009 FONSI; and in other documents in the 
FHWA's administrative record for the project. The EA, FONSI, and other 
documents in the FHWA administrative record are available by contacting 
FHWA or the Seattle Department of Transportation at the addresses 
provided previously.
    The EA and FONSI can be viewed and downloaded from the project Web 
site at https://www.seattle.gov/Transportation/ppmp_mercer.htm or 
viewed at the Seattle Public Library, as well as local neighborhood 
service centers within the project area. This notice applies to all 
Federal agency decisions on the project, 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 [42 U.S.C. 4321-
4351]; Federal-Aid Highway Act [23 U.S.C. 109].
    2. Air: Clean Air Act, as amended [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]; Landscaping and Scenic Enhancement (Wildflowers) 
[23 U.S.C. 319].
    4. Wildlife: Endangered Species Act [16 U.S.C. 1531-1544]; 
Anadromous Fish Conservation Act [16 U.S.C. 757(a)-757(g)]; Fish and 
Wildlife Coordination Act [16 U.S.C. 661-667(d)]; Magnuson-Stevenson 
Fishery Conservation and Management Act of 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.]; Archaeological Resources Protection Act of 1977 [16 U.S.C. 
470(aa)-11]; Archaeological and Historic Preservation Act [16 U.S.C. 
469-469(c)]; Native American Grave Protection and Repatriation Act [25 
U.S.C. 3001-3013].

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    6. 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 [7 U.S.C. 4201-4209]; the Uniform 
Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Policies Act of 
1970, as amended [42 U.S.C. 61].
    7. Wetlands and Water Resources: Clean Water Act, 33 U.S.C. 1251-
1377 (Section 404, Section 401, Section 319); Coastal Zone Management 
Act [16 U.S.C. 1451-1465]; Land and Water Conservation Fund [16 U.S.C. 
4601-4604]; Safe Drinking Water Act [42 U.S.C. 300(f)-300(j)(6)]; 
Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899 [33 U.S.C. 401-406]; TEA-21 Wetlands 
Mitigation [23 U.S.C. 103(b)(6)(m), 133(b)(11)]; Flood Disaster 
Protection Act [42 U.S.C. 4001-4128].
    8. Hazardous Materials: Comprehensive Environmental Response, 
Compensation, and Liability Act [42 U.S.C. 9601-9675]; Superfund 
Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986 [Pub. L. 99-499]; Resource 
Conservation and Recovery Act [42 U.S.C. 6901-6992(k)].
    9. 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(l)(1).

    Issued on: May 14, 2009.
Brian Hasselbach,
Area Engineer, Olympia, Washington.
[FR Doc. E9-11713 Filed 5-19-09; 8:45 am]
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