Environmental Assessment for the I-395 Air Rights Project, 64991-64992 [2011-27033]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 202 / Wednesday, October 19, 2011 / Notices Statements, Credit Modeling, FMFIA Assurance/A–123 Results, Management’s Planned Assertions Statement for Inclusion in the Annual Financial Report, FY 2011 Agency Financial Report, FY 2011 Agency Performance Report, and the Auditor’s Anticipated Opinion Letter, Anticipated Report on Significant Control Deficiencies or Material Weaknesses, and Anticipated Comments on SBA Compliance with Laws and Administrative Regulations. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The meeting is open to the public, however advance notice of attendance is requested. Anyone wishing to attend and/or make a presentation to the AFMAC must contact Jonathan Carver, by fax or e-mail, in order to be placed on the agenda. Jonathan Carver, Chief Financial Officer, 409 3rd Street, SW., 6th Floor, Washington, DC 20416, phone: (202) 205–6449, fax: (202) 205– 6969, e-mail: Jonathan.Carver@sba.gov. 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For more information, please visit our Web site at https://www.sba.gov/ aboutsba/sbaprograms/cfo/. respecting internationally recognized human rights; (B) The Guatemalan Air Force, Navy, and Army Corps of Engineers are cooperating with civilian judicial investigations and prosecutions of current and retired military personnel who have been credibly alleged to have committed violations of such rights, including protecting and providing to the Attorney General’s office all military archives pertaining to the internal armed conflict; and (C) The Guatemalan Air Force, Navy, and Army Corps of Engineers are cooperating with the International Commission Against Impunity in Guatemala (CICIG) by granting access to CICIG personnel, providing evidence to CICIG, and allowing witness testimony. This Certification shall be published in the Federal Register, and copies shall be transmitted to the appropriate committees of Congress. Dated: August 15, 2011. Thomas R. Nides, Deputy Secretary for Management and Resource. [FR Doc. 2011–27065 Filed 10–18–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–29–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Highway Administration Dan S. Jones, White House Liaison. Environmental Assessment for the I–395 Air Rights Project [FR Doc. 2011–26832 Filed 10–18–11; 8:45 am] AGENCY: DEPARTMENT OF STATE Federal Highway Administration, District of Columbia Division. ACTION: Notice of availability and public hearing. [Public Notice 7660] SUMMARY: BILLING CODE 8025–01–M emcdonald on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Certification Related to Guatemalan Armed Forces Under Section 7045(D) of the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2010 (Division F, Pub. L. 111–117), as Carried Forward by the Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011 (Division B, Pub. L. 112–10) Pursuant to the authority vested in me as Deputy Secretary of State, including under Section 7045(d) of the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2010 (Div. F, Pub. L. 111–117) (‘‘the Act’’), as carried forward by the Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011 (Div. B, Pub. L. 112–10), and Delegation of Authority No. 245–1, I hereby certify that: (A) The Guatemalan Air Force, Navy, and Army Corps of Engineers are VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:34 Oct 18, 2011 Jkt 226001 The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), District of Columbia Division and the District Department of Transportation are announcing the availability for public review of the Environmental Assessment (EA) prepared for the I–395 Air Rights Projects in conjunction with the District Department of Transportation (DDOT). The EA was prepared in compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA); the Council on Environmental Quality Regulations; and the FHWA Environmental Impact and Related Procedures. The project is also being reviewed under Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act and the EA includes a Section 106 Effects Assessment. Interested persons are invited to comment on both the EA and the Effects Assessment. DATES: Public hearing: The public hearing will be held on November 2, PO 00000 Frm 00100 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 64991 2011, at Holy Rosary Church (Casa Italiana), 5951⁄2 3rd Street, NW., Washington, DC 20001. The public hearing will consist of an open house from 5:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. followed by a formal presentation and opportunity to comment from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Comments: Comments on the EA must be received on or before November 19, 2011. ADDRESSES: In addition to attending the public hearing at Holy Rosary Church (Casa Italiana), 595 1⁄2 3rd Street, NW., Washington, DC 20001, you may submit comments or requests for copies of the EA by any of the following methods: • Project Web site: https:// www.i395ea.com. Follow the instructions for submitting comments on the web site. • E-mail: i395ea@stvinc.com. • Mail: Mr. Michael Randolph, c/o STV Incorporated, 2722 Merrilee Drive, Suite 350, Fairfax, VA 22031. Electronic copies may be downloaded from the Project Web Site and hard copies of the EA may also be viewed at the following locations: Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) 1990 K Street, NW., Suite 510, Washington, DC 20006–1103. District Department of Transportation, Planning, Policy, and Sustainability Administration, 55 M Street SE., 4th Floor, Washington DC 20003. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street, NW., Washington, DC 20001. Walker Jones Education Campus Library, 155 L Street NW., Washington, DC 20003. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Federal Highway Administration, District of Columbia Division: Mr. Michael Hicks, Environmental/Urban Engineer, 1990 K Street, Suite 510, Washington, DC 20006–1103, Telephone number 202–219–3513, email: michael.hicks@dot.gov; or Mr. Michael Randolph, c/o STV Incorporated, 2722 Merrilee Drive, Suite 350, Fairfax, VA 22031, e-mail: i395ea@stvinc.com. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The proposed action consists of modification to the access ramps connecting the Center Leg Freeway (I–395) with 3rd Street and 2nd Street, just south of Massachusetts Avenue, in Northwest Washington, DC. In addition, the air rights above the depressed portion of the interstate between Massachusetts Avenue, E Street, 3rd Street, and 2nd Street would be declared excess, as would several adjacent parcels of land. FHWA and DDOT are committed to ensuring that no person is excluded from participation in, or denied the E:\FR\FM\19OCN1.SGM 19OCN1 64992 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 202 / Wednesday, October 19, 2011 / Notices benefits of, its projects, programs, and services on the basis of race, color, national origin, or gender, as provided by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 or on the basis of disability as provided by the Americans with Disabilities Act. The meeting location is accessible to persons with disabilities. If you need special accommodations or language assistance services (translation or interpretation), please contact Valerie Lamont at (571) 633–2220 at least one week in advance. These services will be provided free of charge. Joseph C. Lawson, Division Administrator. [FR Doc. 2011–27033 Filed 10–18–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–22–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Surface Transportation Board [Docket No. AB 145 (Sub-No. 1X); Docket No. AB 55 (Sub-No. 715X)] emcdonald on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Carrollton Railroad—Abandonment Exemption—in Carroll County, KY CSX Transportation, Inc.—Discontinuance of Service Exemption—in Carroll County, KY Carrollton Railroad (CRR) 1 and CSX Transportation, Inc. (CSXT) (collectively, applicants) have jointly filed a verified notice of exemption under 49 CFR part 1152 subpart F— Exempt Abandonments for CRR to abandon, and for CSXT to discontinue service over, approximately 0.79 miles of rail line on CSXT’s Northern Region, Louisville Division, LCL Subdivision, between mileposts 0CR 6.72 and 0CR 7.51, at the end of the track in Carrollton, Carroll County, KY.2 The line traverses United States Postal Service Zip Code 41008. Applicants have certified that: (1) No local traffic has moved over the line for at least 2 years; (2) there is no overhead traffic on the line; (3) no formal complaint filed by a user of rail service on the line (or by a state or local government entity acting on behalf of such user) regarding cessation of service over the line either is pending with the Surface Transportation Board (Board) or with any U.S. District Court or has been decided in favor of complainant within the 2-year period; and (4) the requirements at 49 CFR 1105.7(c) (environmental report), 49 CFR 1105.11 1 CRR is a wholly owned and controlled subsidiary of CSXT. 2 CSXT states that empty cars are stored on the line temporarily because they are not needed in common carrier service at the present time. Once the line is abandoned, the cars will be stored at another location. VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:34 Oct 18, 2011 Jkt 226001 (transmittal letter), 49 CFR 1105.12 (newspaper publication), and 49 CFR 1152.50(d)(1) (notice to governmental agencies) have been met. As a condition to these exemptions, any employee adversely affected by the abandonment or discontinuance shall be protected under Oregon Short Line Railroad—Abandonment Portion Goshen Branch Between Firth & Ammon, in Bingham & Bonneville Counties, Idaho, 360 I.C.C. 91 (1979). To address whether this condition adequately protects affected employees, a petition for partial revocation under 49 U.S.C. 10502(d) must be filed. Provided no formal expression of intent to file an offer of financial assistance (OFA) has been received, these exemptions will be effective on November 18, 2011, unless stayed pending reconsideration. Petitions to stay that do not involve environmental issues,3 formal expressions of intent to file an OFA under 49 CFR 1152.27(c)(2),4 and trail use/rail banking requests under 49 CFR 1152.29 must be filed by October 31, 2011. Petitions to reopen or requests for public use conditions under 49 CFR 1152.28 must be filed by November 8, 2011, with the Surface Transportation Board, 395 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20423– 0001. A copy of any petition filed with the Board should be sent to applicants’ representative: Louis E. Gitomer, 600 Baltimore Ave., Suite 301, Towson, MD 21204. If the verified notice contains false or misleading information, the exemptions are void ab initio. Applicants have filed a combined environmental and historic report which addresses the effects, if any, of the abandonment and discontinuance on the environment and historic resources. OEA will issue an environmental assessment (EA) by October 24, 2011. Interested persons may obtain a copy of the EA by writing to OEA (Room 1100, Surface Transportation Board, Washington, DC 20423–0001) or by calling OEA at (202) 245–0305. Assistance for the hearing impaired is available through the Federal Information Relay Service 3 The Board will grant a stay if an informed decision on environmental issues (whether raised by a party or by the Board’s Office of Environmental Analysis (OEA) in its independent investigation) cannot be made before the exemption’s effective date. See Exemption of Out-of-Serv. Rail Lines, 5 I.C.C. 2d 377 (1989). Any request for a stay should be filed as soon as possible so that the Board may take appropriate action before the exemption’s effective date. 4 Each OFA must be accompanied by the filing fee, which is currently set at $1,500. See 49 CFR 1002.2(f)(25). PO 00000 Frm 00101 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 (FIRS) at 1–800–877–8339. Comments on environmental and historic preservation matters must be filed within 15 days after the EA becomes available to the public. Environmental, historic preservation, public use, or trail use/rail banking conditions will be imposed, where appropriate, in a subsequent decision. Pursuant to the provisions of 49 CFR 1152.29(e)(2), CRR shall file a notice of consummation with the Board to signify that it has exercised the authority granted and fully abandoned the line. If consummation has not been effected by CRR’s filing of a notice of consummation by October 19, 2012, and there are no legal or regulatory barriers to consummation, the authority to abandon will automatically expire. Board decisions and notices are available on our Web site at https:// www.stb.dot.gov. Decided: October 13, 2011. By the Board, Rachel D. Campbell, Director, Office of Proceedings. Jeffrey Herzig, Clearance Clerk. [FR Doc. 2011–27041 Filed 10–18–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Debt Management Advisory Committee; Meeting Notice is hereby given, pursuant to 5 U.S.C. App. 2, § 10(a)(2), that a meeting will be held at the Hay-Adams Hotel, 16th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC, on November 1, 2011 at 9:30 a.m. of the following debt management advisory committee: Treasury Borrowing Advisory Committee of the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association The agenda for the meeting provides for a charge by the Secretary of the Treasury or his designate that the Committee discuss particular issues and conduct a working session. Following the working session, the Committee will present a written report of its recommendations. The meeting will be closed to the public, pursuant to 5 U.S.C. App. 2, § 10(d) and Public Law 103–202, 202(c)(1)(B)(31 U.S.C. 3121 note). This notice shall constitute my determination, pursuant to the authority placed in heads of agencies by 5 U.S.C. App. 2, § 10(d) and vested in me by Treasury Department Order No. 101–05, that the meeting will consist of discussions and debates of the issues presented to the Committee by the E:\FR\FM\19OCN1.SGM 19OCN1

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[FR Doc No: 2011-27033]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Highway Administration


Environmental Assessment for the I-395 Air Rights Project

AGENCY: Federal Highway Administration, District of Columbia Division.

ACTION: Notice of availability and public hearing.

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SUMMARY: The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), District of 
Columbia Division and the District Department of Transportation are 
announcing the availability for public review of the Environmental 
Assessment (EA) prepared for the I-395 Air Rights Projects in 
conjunction with the District Department of Transportation (DDOT). The 
EA was prepared in compliance with the National Environmental Policy 
Act of 1969 (NEPA); the Council on Environmental Quality Regulations; 
and the FHWA Environmental Impact and Related Procedures. The project 
is also being reviewed under Section 106 of the National Historic 
Preservation Act and the EA includes a Section 106 Effects Assessment. 
Interested persons are invited to comment on both the EA and the 
Effects Assessment.

DATES: Public hearing: The public hearing will be held on November 2, 
2011, at Holy Rosary Church (Casa Italiana), 595\1/2\ 3rd Street, NW., 
Washington, DC 20001. The public hearing will consist of an open house 
from 5:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. followed by a formal presentation and 
opportunity to comment from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
    Comments: Comments on the EA must be received on or before November 
19, 2011.

ADDRESSES: In addition to attending the public hearing at Holy Rosary 
Church (Casa Italiana), 595 \1/2\ 3rd Street, NW., Washington, DC 
20001, you may submit comments or requests for copies of the EA by any 
of the following methods:
     Project Web site: https://www.i395ea.com. Follow the 
instructions for submitting comments on the web site.
     E-mail: i395ea@stvinc.com.
     Mail: Mr. Michael Randolph, c/o STV Incorporated, 2722 
Merrilee Drive, Suite 350, Fairfax, VA 22031.
    Electronic copies may be downloaded from the Project Web Site and 
hard copies of the EA may also be viewed at the following locations:

Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) 1990 K Street, NW., Suite 510, 
Washington, DC 20006-1103.
District Department of Transportation, Planning, Policy, and 
Sustainability Administration, 55 M Street SE., 4th Floor, Washington 
DC 20003.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street, NW., 
Washington, DC 20001.
Walker Jones Education Campus Library, 155 L Street NW., Washington, DC 
20003.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Federal Highway Administration, 
District of Columbia Division: Mr. Michael Hicks, Environmental/Urban 
Engineer, 1990 K Street, Suite 510, Washington, DC 20006-1103, 
Telephone number 202-219-3513, e-mail: michael.hicks@dot.gov; or Mr. 
Michael Randolph, c/o STV Incorporated, 2722 Merrilee Drive, Suite 350, 
Fairfax, VA 22031, e-mail: i395ea@stvinc.com.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The proposed action consists of modification 
to the access ramps connecting the Center Leg Freeway (I-395) with 3rd 
Street and 2nd Street, just south of Massachusetts Avenue, in Northwest 
Washington, DC. In addition, the air rights above the depressed portion 
of the interstate between Massachusetts Avenue, E Street, 3rd Street, 
and 2nd Street would be declared excess, as would several adjacent 
parcels of land.
    FHWA and DDOT are committed to ensuring that no person is excluded 
from participation in, or denied the

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benefits of, its projects, programs, and services on the basis of race, 
color, national origin, or gender, as provided by Title VI of the Civil 
Rights Act of 1964 or on the basis of disability as provided by the 
Americans with Disabilities Act. The meeting location is accessible to 
persons with disabilities. If you need special accommodations or 
language assistance services (translation or interpretation), please 
contact Valerie Lamont at (571) 633-2220 at least one week in advance. 
These services will be provided free of charge.

Joseph C. Lawson,
Division Administrator.
[FR Doc. 2011-27033 Filed 10-18-11; 8:45 am]
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