Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in Utah, 1551 [2012-292]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 6 / Tuesday, January 10, 2012 / Notices Westside Connector in Provo, Utah County, Utah, project number FHWA– UT–EIS–10–01–F. Federal Lead Agency: (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Federal Highway Administration. Program Number 20.205, Highway Planning Project description: The Selected and Construction. The regulations Alternative (1860 South Alternative) implementing Executive Order 12372 regarding intergovernmental consultation on implements a transportation project Federal programs and activities apply to this consisting of: (1) A new arterial roadway program.) from the Interstate 15 interchange located at 1860 South/University Authority: 23 U.S.C. 315; 23 CFR 771.123. Avenue (the Interchange) to 3110 West Issued on: January 4, 2012. Street near the entrance to the Provo Jonathan D. McDade, Airport (Mike Jense Parkway) in Provo; (2) three-way intersections located at Division Administrator, Federal Highway Administration, Albany, New York. 500 West, 1100 West, and Mike Jense Parkway; (3) the typical cross-section for [FR Doc. 2012–296 Filed 1–9–12; 8:45 am] the roadway consists of a total of five BILLING CODE 4910–22–P travel lanes: two travel lanes in each direction, and a center turn lane DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION median, a 2-foot paved shoulder on each side, curb and gutter on the north side Federal Highway Administration of the roadway, and a 10-foot paved trail on the south side of the roadway Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions separated from the paved roadway by a on Proposed Highway in Utah 9-foot vegetated drainage swale (without curb and gutter); (4) three (3) parking AGENCY: Federal Highway pull-out locations are planned for trail Administration (FHWA), DOT. access. One of these, at 500 West, ACTION: Notice of Limitation on Claims for Judicial Review of Actions by FHWA replaces and improves an existing recreational access maintained by the and other Federal agencies. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources; SUMMARY: This notice announces actions and an unpaved roadway accesses taken by the FHWA and other Federal would be provided for private and agencies that are final within the public land parcels south of the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The roadway. The actions by the FHWA and other actions relate to a proposed Federal agencies, and the laws under transportation corridor project (Provo which such actions were taken, are Westside Connector) in Provo, Utah described in the FEIS for the project, County in the State of Utah. These approved on October 12, 2011, in the actions grant licenses, permits, and FHWA Record of Decision (ROD) issued approvals for the project. on January 3, 2012, and in other DATES: By this notice, the FHWA is documents in the FHWA administrative advising the public of final agency record. The FEIS, ROD, and other actions subject to 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). A documents in the FHWA administrative claim seeking judicial review of the record are available by contacting the FHWA actions on the highway project FHWA at the address provided above. will be barred unless the claim is filed The FHWA FEIS and ROD can be on or before July 8, 2012. If the Federal viewed and downloaded from the law that authorizes judicial review of a project Web site at http:// claim provides a time period of less than 180 days for filing such claim, then www.provowestsideconnector.com or viewed at public libraries in the project that shorter time period still applies. area. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For This notice applies to all Federal FHWA: Mr. Edward Woolford, agency decisions as of the issuance date Environmental Program Manager, of this notice and all laws under which Federal Highway Administration, 2520 such actions were taken, including but West 4700 South, Suite 9A, Salt Lake not limited to: City, Utah 84129; telephone (801) 955– 1. General: National Environmental 3524; email: Edward.Woolford@dot.gov. Policy Act (NEPA) [42 U.S.C. 4321– The FHWA Utah Division’s regular 4351]; Federal-Aid Highway Act [23 business hours are Monday through U.S.C. 109 and 23 U.S.C. 128]; Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. MST. 2. Air: Clean Air Act [42 U.S.C. 7401– SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is 7671(q)]; hereby given that the FHWA and other 3. Land: Section 4(f) of the Federal agencies have taken final agency Department of Transportation Act of actions by issuing licenses, permits, and 1966 [49 U.S.C. 303]; 4. 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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. 13175, Consultation and Coordination with Indian Tribal Governments; E.O. 13112, Invasive Species. Nothing in this notice creates a cause of action under these Executive Orders. (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: January 4, 2012. James C. Christian, Division Administrator, Salt Lake City. 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[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 6 (Tuesday, January 10, 2012)]
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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Highway Administration


Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in 
Utah

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 transportation corridor 
project (Provo Westside Connector) in Provo, Utah County in the State 
of Utah. These 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 FHWA actions on the highway project will be barred unless the 
claim is filed on or before July 8, 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 FHWA: Mr. Edward Woolford, 
Environmental Program Manager, Federal Highway Administration, 2520 
West 4700 South, Suite 9A, Salt Lake City, Utah 84129; telephone (801) 
955-3524; email: Edward.Woolford@dot.gov. The FHWA Utah Division's 
regular business hours are Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 
p.m. MST.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that the FHWA and 
other Federal agencies have taken final agency actions by issuing 
licenses, permits, and approvals for the following highway project in 
the State of Utah: the Provo Westside Connector in Provo, Utah County, 
Utah, project number FHWA-UT-EIS-10-01-F. Federal Lead Agency: Federal 
Highway Administration.
    Project description: The Selected Alternative (1860 South 
Alternative) implements a transportation project consisting of: (1) A 
new arterial roadway from the Interstate 15 interchange located at 1860 
South/University Avenue (the Interchange) to 3110 West Street near the 
entrance to the Provo Airport (Mike Jense Parkway) in Provo; (2) three-
way intersections located at 500 West, 1100 West, and Mike Jense 
Parkway; (3) the typical cross-section for the roadway consists of a 
total of five travel lanes: two travel lanes in each direction, and a 
center turn lane median, a 2-foot paved shoulder on each side, curb and 
gutter on the north side of the roadway, and a 10-foot paved trail on 
the south side of the roadway separated from the paved roadway by a 9-
foot vegetated drainage swale (without curb and gutter); (4) three (3) 
parking pull-out locations are planned for trail access. One of these, 
at 500 West, replaces and improves an existing recreational access 
maintained by the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources; and an unpaved 
roadway accesses would be provided for private and public land parcels 
south of the roadway.
    The actions by the FHWA and other Federal agencies, and the laws 
under which such actions were taken, are described in the FEIS for the 
project, approved on October 12, 2011, in the FHWA Record of Decision 
(ROD) issued on January 3, 2012, and in other documents in the FHWA 
administrative record. The FEIS, ROD, and other documents in the FHWA 
administrative record are available by contacting the FHWA at the 
address provided above. The FHWA FEIS and ROD can be viewed and 
downloaded from the project Web site at http://www.provowestsideconnector.com or viewed at public libraries in the 
project area.
    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. 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 and 
Section 1536]; 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.];
    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: Safe Drinking Water Act [42 U.S.C. 
300f et seq.]; TEA-21 Wetlands Mitigation [23 U.S.C. 103(b)(6)(m), 
133(b)(11)]; Flood disaster Protection Act [42 U.S.C. 4001-129]. 
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. 13175, Consultation and Coordination with Indian 
Tribal Governments; E.O. 13112, Invasive Species. Nothing in this 
notice creates a cause of action under these Executive Orders.

(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: January 4, 2012.
James C. Christian,
Division Administrator, Salt Lake City.
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