Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in California, 78332 [2011-32235]

Download as PDF 78332 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 242 / Friday, December 16, 2011 / Notices Federal programs and activities apply to this program.) Issued on: December 12, 2011. Clarence W. Coleman, Jr., Director of Preconstruction & Environment, Raleigh, North Carolina. [FR Doc. 2011–32234 Filed 12–15–11; 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 Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of Limitation on Claims for Judicial Review of Actions by California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327. AGENCY: The FHWA, on behalf of Caltrans, is issuing this notice to announce actions taken by Caltrans that are final within the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l) (1). The actions relate to a proposed highway project, Interstate 15 at Base Line Road (post mile [PM] 6.3 to 7.1) in the City of Rancho Cucamonga (west of I–15) and the City of Fontana (east of I–15) in San Bernardino 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 June 13, 2012. 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: Kurt Heidelberg, Senior Environmental Planner, Environmental Studies ‘‘D’’ Branch Chief, California Department of Transportation, District 8, 464 W. 4th Street, 6th Floor MS–820, San Bernardino, CA 92401–1400; weekdays 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Pacific Time); telephone (909) 388–7028; email Kurt_Heidelberg @dot.ca.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Effective July 1, 2007, the FHWA assigned, and the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) assumed environmental review and consultation responsibilities for this project pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327. Notice is hereby given that Caltrans has taken final agency actions subject to 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1) by jlentini on DSK4TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:42 Dec 15, 2011 Jkt 226001 issuing licenses, permits, and approvals for the following highway project in the State of California: The proposed project will Improve Interstate 15 (I–15)/Base Line Road Interchange from KP 10.1 (PM 6.3) to KP 11.4 (PM 7.1) in the City of Rancho Cucamonga (west of I–15) and the City of Fontana (east of I–15) in San Bernardino County, California. The proposed I–15/Base Line Road Interchange Project includes widening Base Line Road from 4–6 lanes by adding right and left turn lanes at East Avenue; widening East Avenue from 2– 4 lanes by adding right and left turn lanes at Base Line Road; realigning and widening the southbound and the northbound diamond ramps from 1–2 lanes; adding a southbound loop OnRamp; and adding I–15 acceleration/ deceleration lanes. The actions by the Federal agencies, and the laws under which such actions were taken, are described in the Final Environmental Assessment (EA)/ Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for the project, approved on September 30, 2011, and in other documents in the FHWA project records. The EA/FONSI and other project records are available by contacting Caltrans at the address provided above. The EA/FONSI is also available for viewing at California Department of Transportation, District 8, 464 West Fourth Street, San Bernardino, California 92401–1400. 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– 4351]; Federal-Aid Highway Act [23 U.S.C. 109 and 23 U.S.C. 128]. 2. Farmland: Farmland Protection Policy Act. 3. Hazards: Resource Conservation and Recovery Act of 1976; Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act of 1980; Toxic Substances Control Act; Community Environmental Response Facilitation Act of 1992; Occupational Safety and Health Act. 4. Social: Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Policies Act of 1970; Title VI of the Civil Rights Act; Americans with Disabilities Act. 5. Cultural Resources/National Landmarks/Paleontology: National Historic Preservation Act of 1966; Historic Sites Act of 1935; Antiquities Act of 1906. 6. Air: Clean Air Act (amended 1990). 7. Biological Resources: Federal Endangered Species Act; Fish and PO 00000 Frm 00108 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Wildlife Coordination Act; Migratory Bird Treaty Act. 8. Wetlands and Water Resources: Clean Water Act; Safe Drinking Water Act; Flood Disaster Protection Act. 9. Executive Orders: 11990, Protection of Wetlands; 11988, Floodplain Management; 12088, Federal Compliance with Pollution Control; 12898, Federal Actions to Address Environmental Justice in Minority Populations and Low-Income Populations; 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: December 9, 2011. Tay Dam, Sr. Transportation Engineer, State Program, Federal Highway Administration—Cal South Office, Los Angeles, California. [FR Doc. 2011–32235 Filed 12–15–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–RY–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Transit Administration Amended Notice of Limitation on Claims Against Proposed Public Transportation Project Federal Transit Administration (FTA), DOT. ACTION: Amended Notice of Limitation on Claims. AGENCY: This notice amends the notice of final environmental actions taken by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) for the project in the following location: King County, WA. The purpose of this amended notice is to correct a prior notice of limitation of claims for this project and provide notice of a finding of Section 106 adverse impacts by the project. This amended notice will act to activate the limitation on any claims that may challenge these final environmental actions. SUMMARY: By this notice, FTA is advising the public of final agency actions subject to Section 139(l) of Title 23, United States Code (U.S.C.). A claim seeking judicial review of the FTA actions announced herein for the listed public transportation project will be barred unless the claim is filed on or before June 13, 2012. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy-Ellen Zusman, Assistant Chief DATES: E:\FR\FM\16DEN1.SGM 16DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 242 (Friday, December 16, 2011)]
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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Highway Administration


Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in 
California

AGENCY: Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT.

ACTION: Notice of Limitation on Claims for Judicial Review of Actions 
by California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) pursuant to 23 
U.S.C. 327.

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SUMMARY: The FHWA, on behalf of Caltrans, is issuing this notice to 
announce actions taken by Caltrans that are final within the meaning of 
23 U.S.C. 139(l) (1). The actions relate to a proposed highway project, 
Interstate 15 at Base Line Road (post mile [PM] 6.3 to 7.1) in the City 
of Rancho Cucamonga (west of I-15) and the City of Fontana (east of I-
15) in San Bernardino 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 June 13, 
2012. 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: Kurt Heidelberg, Senior 
Environmental Planner, Environmental Studies ``D'' Branch Chief, 
California Department of Transportation, District 8, 464 W. 4th Street, 
6th Floor MS-820, San Bernardino, CA 92401-1400; weekdays 8 a.m. to 4 
p.m. (Pacific Time); telephone (909) 388-7028; email Kurt--Heidelberg 
@dot.ca.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Effective July 1, 2007, the FHWA assigned, 
and the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) assumed 
environmental review and consultation responsibilities for this project 
pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327. Notice is hereby given that Caltrans has 
taken final agency actions subject to 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1) by issuing 
licenses, permits, and approvals for the following highway project in 
the State of California: The proposed project will Improve Interstate 
15 (I-15)/Base Line Road Interchange from KP 10.1 (PM 6.3) to KP 11.4 
(PM 7.1) in the City of Rancho Cucamonga (west of I-15) and the City of 
Fontana (east of I-15) in San Bernardino County, California. The 
proposed I-15/Base Line Road Interchange Project includes widening Base 
Line Road from 4-6 lanes by adding right and left turn lanes at East 
Avenue; widening East Avenue from 2-4 lanes by adding right and left 
turn lanes at Base Line Road; realigning and widening the southbound 
and the northbound diamond ramps from 1-2 lanes; adding a southbound 
loop On-Ramp; and adding I-15 acceleration/deceleration lanes.
    The actions by the Federal agencies, and the laws under which such 
actions were taken, are described in the Final Environmental Assessment 
(EA)/Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for the project, approved 
on September 30, 2011, and in other documents in the FHWA project 
records. The EA/FONSI and other project records are available by 
contacting Caltrans at the address provided above. The EA/FONSI is also 
available for viewing at California Department of Transportation, 
District 8, 464 West Fourth Street, San Bernardino, California 92401-
1400.
    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. 
4321-4351]; Federal-Aid Highway Act [23 U.S.C. 109 and 23 U.S.C. 128].
    2. Farmland: Farmland Protection Policy Act.
    3. Hazards: Resource Conservation and Recovery Act of 1976; 
Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act of 
1980; Toxic Substances Control Act; Community Environmental Response 
Facilitation Act of 1992; Occupational Safety and Health Act.
    4. Social: Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property 
Acquisition Policies Act of 1970; Title VI of the Civil Rights Act; 
Americans with Disabilities Act.
    5. Cultural Resources/National Landmarks/Paleontology: National 
Historic Preservation Act of 1966; Historic Sites Act of 1935; 
Antiquities Act of 1906.
    6. Air: Clean Air Act (amended 1990).
    7. Biological Resources: Federal Endangered Species Act; Fish and 
Wildlife Coordination Act; Migratory Bird Treaty Act.
    8. Wetlands and Water Resources: Clean Water Act; Safe Drinking 
Water Act; Flood Disaster Protection Act.
    9. Executive Orders: 11990, Protection of Wetlands; 11988, 
Floodplain Management; 12088, Federal Compliance with Pollution 
Control; 12898, Federal Actions to Address Environmental Justice in 
Minority Populations and Low-Income Populations; 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. Sec.  139(l)(1).

    Issued on: December 9, 2011.
Tay Dam,
Sr. Transportation Engineer, State Program, Federal Highway 
Administration--Cal South Office, Los Angeles, California.
[FR Doc. 2011-32235 Filed 12-15-11; 8:45 am]
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