Notice of Final Federal Agency Action on Proposed Transportation Project in Illinois, 36150-36151 [2010-15358]

Download as PDF 36150 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 121 / Thursday, June 24, 2010 / Notices trail request must be accompanied by a $250 filing fee. See 49 CFR 1002.2(f)(27). All filings in response to this notice must refer to Docket No. AB 33 (Sub-No. 284X), and must be sent to: (1) Surface Transportation Board, 395 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20423–0001; and (2) Mack H. Shumate, Jr., 101 North Wacker Drive, Room 1920, Chicago, Ill. 60606. Replies to the petition are due on or before July 14, 2010. Persons seeking further information concerning abandonment procedures may contact the Board’s Office of Public Assistance, Governmental Affairs and Compliance at (202) 245–0238 or refer to the full abandonment or discontinuance regulations at 49 CFR part 1152. Questions concerning environmental issues may be directed to the Board’s Section of Environmental Analysis (SEA) at (202) 245–0305. Assistance for the hearing impaired is available through Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877– 8339. An environmental assessment (EA) (or environmental impact statement (EIS), if necessary) prepared by SEA will be served upon all parties of record and upon any agencies or other persons who commented during its presentation. Other interested persons may contact SEA to obtain a copy of the EA (or EIS). EAs in these abandonment proceedings normally will be made available within 60 days of the filing of the petition. The deadline for submission of comments on the EA generally will be within 30 days of its service. Board decisions and notices are available on our Web site at https:// www.stb.dot.gov. Decided: June 18, 2010. By the Board, Rachel D. Campbell, Director, Office of Proceedings. Jeffrey Herzig, Clearance Clerk. [FR Doc. 2010–15290 Filed 6–23–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION emcdonald on DSK2BSOYB1PROD with NOTICES National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Reports, Forms and Record Keeping Requirements; Agency Information Collection Activity Under OMB Review AGENCY: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, DOT ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), this notice VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:47 Jun 23, 2010 Jkt 220001 announces that the Information Collection Request (ICR) abstracted below has been forwarded to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The ICR describes the nature of the information collection and its expected burden. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period was published on July 20, 2009 (74 FR 35227). DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before July 26, 2010. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Coleman Sachs, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Office of Vehicle Safety Compliance (NVS–223), 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., Room W43–481, Washington, DC 20590. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Title: 49 CFR part 566, Manufacturers’ Identification. OMB Number: 2127–0043. Type of Request: Reinstatement of an information collection for which OMB approval has expired. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations. Abstract: If a motor vehicle or item of replacement motor vehicle equipment contains a defect related to motor vehicle safety or fails to comply with an applicable Federal motor vehicle safety standard, the manufacturer is required under 49 U.S.C. 30118 to furnish notification of the defect or noncompliance to the Secretary of Transportation, as well as to owners, purchasers, and dealers of the motor vehicle or replacement equipment, and to remedy the defect or noncompliance without charge to the owner. To ensure that manufacturers are meeting these and other responsibilities under the statutes and regulations administered by NHTSA, the agency issued 49 CFR part 566, Manufacturer Identification. The regulations in part 566 require manufacturers of motor vehicles or motor vehicle equipment, other than tires, to which a Federal motor vehicle safety standard (FMVSS) applies, to submit to NHTSA, on a one-time basis, identifying information on themselves and on the products that they manufacture to those standards. The information must be submitted no later than 30 days after the manufacturer begins to manufacture motor vehicles or motor vehicle equipment subject to the FMVSS. No specific form need be used for the submission of this information. Manufacturers who have previously submitted identifying information must ensure that the information on file is accurate and complete by submitting PO 00000 Frm 00093 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 revised information no later than 30 days after a change in the business that affects the validity of that information has occurred. Estimated Burden Hours: 33. Number of Respondents: 200. ADDRESSES: Send comments, within 30 days, to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, 725 17th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20503, Attention NHTSA Desk Officer. Comments are invited on: Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Department, including whether the information will have practical utility; the accuracy of the Department’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. A Comment to OMB is most effective if OMB receives it within 30 days of publication. Issued on: June 17, 2010. Claude Harris, Director, Office of Vehicle Safety Compliance. [FR Doc. 2010–15292 Filed 6–23–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–59–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Highway Administration Notice of Final Federal Agency Action on Proposed Transportation Project in Illinois AGENCY: Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT. 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(l)(1). The actions relate to a proposed highway and transit project within the Tier 1 Elgin O’Hare—West Bypass study area, which is bounded roughly by I–90 on the north, I–294 on the east, I–290 on the south, and the Elgin O’Hare Expressway on the west and located in Cook and DuPage Counties in Illinois just northwest of the City of Chicago. The Federal actions, taken as a result of a tiered environmental review process under the National Environmental Policy Act, 42 U.S.C. 4321–4351 (NEPA), and implementing regulations E:\FR\FM\24JNN1.SGM 24JNN1 emcdonald on DSK2BSOYB1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 121 / Thursday, June 24, 2010 / Notices on tiering, 40 CFR 1502.20, 40 CFR 1508.28, and 23 CFR part 771, determined certain issues relating to the proposed project. Those Tier 1 decisions will be used by Federal agencies in subsequent proceedings, including decisions whether to grant licenses, permits, and approvals for the highway and transit project. Tier 1 decisions also may be relied upon by State and local agencies in proceedings on the proposed 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 Tier 1 Federal agency actions of the proposed highway and transit project will be barred unless the claim is filed on or before December 21, 2010. 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. Norman R. Stoner, P.E., Division Administrator, Federal Highway Administration, 3250 Executive Park Drive, Springfield, Illinois 62703, Phone: (217) 492–4600, E-mail address: Norman.Stoner@ dot.gov. The FHWA Illinois Division Office’s normal business hours are 7:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. You may also contact Ms. Diane M. O’Keefe, P.E., Illinois Department of Transportation, Deputy Director of Highways, Region One Engineer, 201 West Center Court, Schaumburg, Illinois 60196, Phone: (847) 705–4110. The Illinois Department of Transportation Region One’s normal business hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 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 proposed highway and transit projects within the Elgin O’Hare—West Bypass study area in Cook and DuPage Counties in Illinois. Decisions in the Tier 1 ROD include, but are not limited to, the following: a. Purpose and need for the project, including improving regional and local travel by reducing congestion, improving travel efficiency, improving access to O’Hare Airport from the west, and improving modal opportunities and connections. b. Alternative 203 with South Connection Option D will be carried forward for further evaluation in the Tier 2 environmental review process. c. Alternatives have been eliminated from further consideration and study, including but not limited to, the No- VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:47 Jun 23, 2010 Jkt 220001 Action Alternative, Alternative 402, and South Connection Option A. 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 FEIS for the project approved on April 30, 2010, the ROD approved June 17, 2010, and in other documents in the FHWA administrative record. The scope and purpose of the Tier 1 FEIS are described in Sections 1.1 and 1.2 of the FEIS. The FEIS, ROD and other documents in the FHWA administrative record are available by contacting FHWA or the Illinois Department of Transportation at the addresses provided above. Project information can be viewed and downloaded from the project Web site https://www.elginoharewestbypass.org. The FEIS can also be downloaded from https://www.dot.il.gov/ desenv/env.html, or hard copies of the FEIS and the ROD are available upon request. 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. 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 and 23 U.S.C. 138]. 4. Historic and Cultural Resources: Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, as amended [16 U.S.C. 470(f) et seq]. 5. Wetlands and Water Resources: Safe Drinking Water Act [42 U.S.C. 300(f)–300(j)(6)]; Wild and Scenic Rivers Act [16 U.S.C. 1271–1287]. 6. 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. (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Number 20.205, Highway Research, 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 00094 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 36151 Issued on: June 17, 2010. Norman R. Stoner, Division Administrator, Springfield, Illinois. [FR Doc. 2010–15358 Filed 6–23–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–22–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Highway Administration Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in California; Notice of Statute of Limitations on Claims AGENCY: Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of Limitation on Claims for Judicial Review of Actions by the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), pursuant to 23 USC 327, the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACOE), and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS). SUMMARY: The FHWA, on behalf of Caltrans, is issuing this notice to announce actions taken by Caltrans, USACOE, and USFWS, that are final within the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The actions relate to a proposed highway project, on Interstate 15 (I–15) between the existing Winchester Road (State Route 79, SR– 79)/I–15 Interchange and Murrieta Hot Springs Road in the vicinity of the I–15/ I–215 junction within the cities of Temecula and Murrieta in Riverside County, State of California. Those actions grant licenses, permits, and approvals for the project. DATES: By this notice, the FHWA, on behalf of Caltrans, 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 December 21, 2010. 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: For Caltrans: James Shankel, Senior Environmental Planner, Environmental Studies ‘‘C’’ Branch Chief, California Department of Transportation, District 8, Division of Environmental Planning, 464 West 4th Street, 6th Floor MS–827, San Bernardino, California 92401–1400, available 8 a.m.–5 p.m. Monday through Friday, phone number (909) 383–6379 or e-mail: james_shankel@dot. ca.gov. For USACOE: Stephanie J. Hall, Environmental Protection Specialist/ Senior Project Manager, Regulatory Division, 915 Wilshire Blvd., Los E:\FR\FM\24JNN1.SGM 24JNN1

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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Highway Administration


Notice of Final Federal Agency Action on Proposed Transportation 
Project in Illinois

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 and other 
Federal agencies that are final within the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 
139(l)(1). The actions relate to a proposed highway and transit project 
within the Tier 1 Elgin O'Hare--West Bypass study area, which is 
bounded roughly by I-90 on the north, I-294 on the east, I-290 on the 
south, and the Elgin O'Hare Expressway on the west and located in Cook 
and DuPage Counties in Illinois just northwest of the City of Chicago. 
The Federal actions, taken as a result of a tiered environmental review 
process under the National Environmental Policy Act, 42 U.S.C. 4321-
4351 (NEPA), and implementing regulations

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on tiering, 40 CFR 1502.20, 40 CFR 1508.28, and 23 CFR part 771, 
determined certain issues relating to the proposed project. Those Tier 
1 decisions will be used by Federal agencies in subsequent proceedings, 
including decisions whether to grant licenses, permits, and approvals 
for the highway and transit project. Tier 1 decisions also may be 
relied upon by State and local agencies in proceedings on the proposed 
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 Tier 1 Federal agency actions of the proposed highway and 
transit project will be barred unless the claim is filed on or before 
December 21, 2010. 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. Norman R. Stoner, P.E., Division 
Administrator, Federal Highway Administration, 3250 Executive Park 
Drive, Springfield, Illinois 62703, Phone: (217) 492-4600, E-mail 
address: Norman.Stoner@ dot.gov. The FHWA Illinois Division Office's 
normal business hours are 7:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. You may also contact 
Ms. Diane M. O'Keefe, P.E., Illinois Department of Transportation, 
Deputy Director of Highways, Region One Engineer, 201 West Center 
Court, Schaumburg, Illinois 60196, Phone: (847) 705-4110. The Illinois 
Department of Transportation Region One's normal business hours are 8 
a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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 proposed highway and transit 
projects within the Elgin O'Hare--West Bypass study area in Cook and 
DuPage Counties in Illinois. Decisions in the Tier 1 ROD include, but 
are not limited to, the following:
    a. Purpose and need for the project, including improving regional 
and local travel by reducing congestion, improving travel efficiency, 
improving access to O'Hare Airport from the west, and improving modal 
opportunities and connections.
    b. Alternative 203 with South Connection Option D will be carried 
forward for further evaluation in the Tier 2 environmental review 
process.
    c. Alternatives have been eliminated from further consideration and 
study, including but not limited to, the No-Action Alternative, 
Alternative 402, and South Connection Option A.
    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 FEIS for the 
project approved on April 30, 2010, the ROD approved June 17, 2010, and 
in other documents in the FHWA administrative record. The scope and 
purpose of the Tier 1 FEIS are described in Sections 1.1 and 1.2 of the 
FEIS. The FEIS, ROD and other documents in the FHWA administrative 
record are available by contacting FHWA or the Illinois Department of 
Transportation at the addresses provided above. Project information can 
be viewed and downloaded from the project Web site https://www.elginohare-westbypass.org. The FEIS can also be downloaded from 
https://www.dot.il.gov/desenv/env.html, or hard copies of the FEIS and 
the ROD are available upon request.
    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. 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 and 23 U.S.C. 138].
    4. Historic and Cultural Resources: Section 106 of the National 
Historic Preservation Act of 1966, as amended [16 U.S.C. 470(f) et 
seq].
    5. Wetlands and Water Resources: Safe Drinking Water Act [42 U.S.C. 
300(f)-300(j)(6)]; Wild and Scenic Rivers Act [16 U.S.C. 1271-1287].
    6. 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.

(Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Number 20.205, 
Highway Research, 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: June 17, 2010.
Norman R. Stoner,
Division Administrator, Springfield, Illinois.
[FR Doc. 2010-15358 Filed 6-23-10; 8:45 am]
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