Final Federal Agency Actions on Trans-Texas Corridor 35 (TTC-35) in Texas, 45695 [2010-18954]

Download as PDF erowe on DSK5CLS3C1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 148 / Tuesday, August 3, 2010 / Notices urbanized, small urban, and rural. The Nonurbanized Area Formula Program provides financial assistance for the provision of public transportation services in nonurbanized areas and this program is also administered by the States. 49 U.S.C. sections 5310 and 5311 authorize FTA to review applications for federal financial assistance to determine eligibility and compliance with statutory and administrative requirements. Information collected during the application stage includes the project budget, which identifies funds requested for project implementation; a program of projects, which identifies subrecipients to be funded, amount of funding that each will receive, and a description of the projects to be funded; the project implementation plan; the State management plan; a list of annual certifications and assurances; and public hearings notice, certification and transcript. The applications must contain sufficient information to enable FTA to make the findings required by law to enforce the program requirements. Information collected during the project management stage includes an annual financial report, an annual program status report, and preaward and post-delivery audits. The annual financial report and program status report provide a basis for monitoring approved projects to ensure timely and appropriate expenditure of federal funds by grant recipients. 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[FR Doc. 2010–18942 Filed 8–2–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P VerDate Mar<15>2010 14:41 Aug 02, 2010 Jkt 220001 45695 Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) for the project, approved on February Federal Highway Administration 24, 2010, in the FHWA Record of Decision (ROD) issued on July 20, 2010 Final Federal Agency Actions on and in other documents in the FHWA Trans-Texas Corridor 35 (TTC–35) in administrative record. The FEIS, ROD, Texas and other documents in the FHWA administrative record file are available AGENCY: Federal Highway by contacting the FHWA or the Texas Administration (FHWA), DOT. Department of Transportation at the ACTION: Notice of Limitation on Claims for Judicial Review of Actions by FHWA addresses provided above. This notice applies to all Federal SUMMARY: This notice announces actions agency decisions as of the issuance date taken by the FHWA that are final within of this notice and all laws under which the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The such actions were taken, including but actions relate to a proposed not limited to: transportation project, TTC–35, 1. General: National Environmental extending from the Texas-Oklahoma Policy Act (NEPA) [42 U.S.C. 4321line to the City of Laredo, generally 4335]; Federal-Aid Highway Act [23 paralleling existing I–35 in the State of U.S.C. 109]. Texas. 2. Air: Clean Air Act, 42 U.S.C. 7401– DATES: By this notice, the FHWA is 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]. Federal agency actions on the highway 4. Wildlife: Endangered Species Act project will be barred unless the claim [16 U.S.C. 1531–1544] Fish and Wildlife is filed on or before January 31, 2011. Coordination Act [16 U.S.C. 661– If the Federal law that authorizes 667(d)], Migratory Bird Treaty Act [16 judicial review of a claim provides a U.S.C. 703–712]. time period of less than 180 days for filing such claim, then that shorter time 5. Historic and Cultural Resources: period still applies. Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, as amended FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. [16 U.S.C. 470(f) et seq.]; Archeological Gregory Punske, P.E., District Engineer, Resources Protection Act of 1977 [16 District B (South), Federal Highway U.S.C. 470(aa)–(11)]ogical and Historic Administration, 300 East 8th Street, Preservation Act [16 U.S.C. 469–469(c)]. Room 826 Austin, Texas 78701; telephone: (512) 536–5960; e-mail: 6. Social and Economic: Civil Rights gregory.punske@fhwa.dot.gov. The Act of 1964 [42 U.S.C. 2000(d)FHWA Texas Division Office’s normal 2000(d)(1)]; Farmland Protection Policy business hours are 7:45 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Act (FPPA) [7 U.S.C. 4201–4209]. (central time) Monday through Friday. 7. Wetlands and Water Resources: You may also contact Dianna Noble, Clean Water Act, 33 U.S.C. 1251–1342; P.E., Texas Department of Land and Water Conservation Fund Transportation, Environmental Affairs (LWCF), 16 U.S.C. 4601–4604. Division, 118 E. Riverside Drive, Austin, 8. Executive Orders: E.O. 11990 Texas 78704; telephone: (512) 416– Protection of Wetlands; E.O. 11988 2734; e-mail: dnoble@dot.state.tx.us. Floodplain Management; E.O. 12898, The Texas Department of Federal Actions to Address Transportation’s normal business hours Environmental Justice in Minority are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (central time) Populations and Low Income Monday through Friday. Populations; E.O. 11514 Protection and SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is Enhancement of Environmental Quality. hereby given that the FHWA has taken final agency actions by issuing approval (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Number 20.205, Highway Planning for the No Action Alternative for the and Construction. The regulations following transportation project in the implementing Executive Order 12372 State of Texas: The TTC–35 project as regarding intergovernmental consultation on proposed generally parallels I–35 from Federal programs and activities apply to this the Texas-Oklahoma state line to the program.) City of Laredo. TTC–35 was envisioned Authority: 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). as a multi-modal corridor to meet the Issued on: July 27, 2010. transportation challenges of the I–35 Gregory S. Punske, corridor. EIS No. 20100133. 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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Highway Administration


Final Federal Agency Actions on Trans-Texas Corridor 35 (TTC-35) 
in Texas

AGENCY: Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT.

ACTION: Notice of Limitation on Claims for Judicial Review of Actions 
by FHWA

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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 transportation project, TTC-35, extending from the Texas-
Oklahoma line to the City of Laredo, generally paralleling existing I-
35 in the State of Texas.

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 January 31, 2011. 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. Gregory Punske, P.E., District 
Engineer, District B (South), Federal Highway Administration, 300 East 
8th Street, Room 826 Austin, Texas 78701; telephone: (512) 536-5960; e-
mail: gregory.punske@fhwa.dot.gov. The FHWA Texas Division Office's 
normal business hours are 7:45 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. (central time) Monday 
through Friday. You may also contact Dianna Noble, P.E., Texas 
Department of Transportation, Environmental Affairs Division, 118 E. 
Riverside Drive, Austin, Texas 78704; telephone: (512) 416-2734; e-
mail: dnoble@dot.state.tx.us. The Texas Department of Transportation's 
normal business hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (central time) Monday 
through Friday.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that the FHWA has 
taken final agency actions by issuing approval for the No Action 
Alternative for the following transportation project in the State of 
Texas: The TTC-35 project as proposed generally parallels I-35 from the 
Texas-Oklahoma state line to the City of Laredo. TTC-35 was envisioned 
as a multi-modal corridor to meet the transportation challenges of the 
I-35 corridor. EIS No. 20100133. The actions by the Federal agencies, 
and the laws under which such actions were taken, are described in the 
Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) for the project, approved 
on February 24, 2010, in the FHWA Record of Decision (ROD) issued on 
July 20, 2010 and in other documents in the FHWA administrative record. 
The FEIS, ROD, and other documents in the FHWA administrative record 
file are available by contacting the FHWA or the Texas 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- 4335]; Federal-Aid Highway Act [23 U.S.C. 109].
    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].
    4. Wildlife: Endangered Species Act [16 U.S.C. 1531-1544] Fish and 
Wildlife Coordination Act [16 U.S.C. 661-667(d)], Migratory Bird Treaty 
Act [16 U.S.C. 703-712].
    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.]; Archeological Resources Protection Act of 1977 [16 U.S.C. 
470(aa)-(11)]ogical and Historic Preservation Act [16 U.S.C. 469-
469(c)].
    6. Social and Economic: Civil Rights Act of 1964 [42 U.S.C. 
2000(d)-2000(d)(1)]; Farmland Protection Policy Act (FPPA) [7 U.S.C. 
4201-4209].
    7. Wetlands and Water Resources: Clean Water Act, 33 U.S.C. 1251-
1342; Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF), 16 U.S.C. 4601-4604.
    8. 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. 11514 Protection and Enhancement of Environmental 
Quality.

(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: July 27, 2010.
Gregory S. Punske,
District Engineer, Austin, Texas.
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