Notice of Withdrawal of the Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Improvements to Interstate 515 (I-515), Clark County, NV, 37092 [2012-14994]

Download as PDF 37092 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 119 / Wednesday, June 20, 2012 / Notices for OMB’s clearance of this information collection. Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995; 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended; and 49 CFR 1.48. Issued on: June 7, 2012. Steve Smith, Chief, Information Technology Division. traffic and local commuter traffic in the southeast Las Vegas Valley. Because of the economic downturn, FHWA and NDOT are reassessing the needs and timing for improvements to the I–515 Corridor and have indefinitely postponed any major improvements to the corridor. Issued on June 14, 2012. Susan Klekar, Division Administrator, Carson City, Nevada. [FR Doc. 2012–15084 Filed 6–19–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–22–P [FR Doc. 2012–14994 Filed 6–19–12; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION BILLING CODE 4910–22–P Federal Highway Administration Notice of Withdrawal of the Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Improvements to Interstate 515 (I–515), Clark County, NV U.S. Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of Withdrawal of the Notice of Intent to prepare an EIS for the improvements to I–515 in Clark County, Nevada. AGENCY: The FHWA is issuing this notice to advise the public that, effective immediately, the Notice of Intent (NOI) (Federal Register Vol. 69, No. 156; FR Doc 04–18584) to prepare an EIS for the proposed improvements to I–515 in the cities of Las Vegas and Henderson, Clark County, NV and in that portion of unincorporated Clark County located between the two cities, is being withdrawn. The NOI for the EIS was announced on August 13, 2004. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For Federal Highway Administration: Abdelmoez Abdalla, Environmental Program Manager, Federal Highway Administration, 705 N. Plaza, Suite 220, Carson City, NV 89701, Telephone: 775– 687–1231, email: Abdelmoez.Abdalla@fhwa.dot.gov. For the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT): Mr. Steve M. Cooke, P.E., Chief, Environmental Services Division, Nevada Department of Transportation, 1263 South Stewart Street, Carson City, Nevada 89712; telephone: (775) 888–7013; email: scooke@dot.state.nv.us. SUMMARY: The project was to involve improvements to the I–515 Corridor between the southern terminus of the present I–515 Freeway in the City of Henderson (MP56) and the northern terminus of I–515 in the City of Las Vegas (MP76). The purpose of the project was to make improvements to the corridor necessary to provide for existing and projected traffic demand resulting from the growth of interstate mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:14 Jun 19, 2012 Jkt 226001 DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Railroad Administration [Docket No. FRA 2012–0006–N–7] Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request Federal Railroad Administration, DOT. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 and its implementing regulations, the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) hereby announces that it is seeking renewal of the following currently approved information collection activities. Before submitting these information collection requirements for clearance by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), FRA is soliciting public comment on specific aspects of the activities identified below. DATES: Comments must be received no later than August 20, 2012. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on any or all of the following proposed activities by mail to either: Ms. Janet Wylie, Office of Planning and Administration, RPD–3, Federal Railroad Administration, 1200 New Jersey Ave. SE., Mail Stop 20, Washington, DC 20590, or Ms. Kimberly Toone, Office of Information Technology, RAD–20, Federal Railroad Administration, 1200 New Jersey Ave. SE., Mail Stop 35, Washington, DC 20590. Commenters requesting FRA to acknowledge receipt of their respective comments must include a self-addressed stamped postcard stating, ‘‘Comments on OMB control number 2130–0580.’’ Alternatively, comments may be transmitted via facsimile to (202) 493– 6170, or via email to Ms. Wylie at janet.wylie@dot.gov, or to Ms. Toone at kim.toone@dot.gov. Please refer to the assigned OMB control number in any correspondence submitted. FRA will summarize comments received in SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00111 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 response to this notice in a subsequent notice and include them in its information collection submission to OMB for approval. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Janet Wylie, Office of Planning and Administration, RPD–3, Federal Railroad Administration, 1200 New Jersey Ave. SE., Mail Stop 20, Washington, DC 20590 (telephone: (202) 493–6353) or Ms. Kimberly Toone, Office of Information Technology, RAD– 20, Federal Railroad Administration, 1200 New Jersey Ave. SE., Mail Stop 35, Washington, DC 20590 (telephone: (202) 493–6132). (These telephone numbers are not toll-free.) SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), Public Law 104–13, § 2, 109 Stat. 163 (1995) (codified as revised at 44 U.S.C. 3501–3520), and its implementing regulations, 5 CFR Part 1320, require Federal agencies to provide 60-days notice to the public for comment on information collection activities before seeking approval for reinstatement or renewal by OMB. 44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A); 5 CFR 1320.8(d)(1), 1320.10(e)(1), 1320.12(a). Specifically, FRA invites interested respondents to comment on the following summary of proposed information collection activities regarding (i) Whether the information collection activities are necessary for FRA to properly execute its functions, including whether the activities will have practical utility; (ii) the accuracy of FRA’s estimates of the burden of the information collection activities, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used to determine the estimates; (iii) ways for FRA to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information being collected; and (iv) ways for FRA to minimize the burden of information collection activities on the public by automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology (e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses). See 44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)(I)–(iv); 5 CFR 1320.8(d)(1)(I)–(iv). 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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Highway Administration


Notice of Withdrawal of the Notice of Intent To Prepare an 
Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Improvements to Interstate 
515 (I-515), Clark County, NV

AGENCY: U.S. Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT.

ACTION: Notice of Withdrawal of the Notice of Intent to prepare an EIS 
for the improvements to I-515 in Clark County, Nevada.

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SUMMARY: The FHWA is issuing this notice to advise the public that, 
effective immediately, the Notice of Intent (NOI) (Federal Register 
Vol. 69, No. 156; FR Doc 04-18584) to prepare an EIS for the proposed 
improvements to I-515 in the cities of Las Vegas and Henderson, Clark 
County, NV and in that portion of unincorporated Clark County located 
between the two cities, is being withdrawn. The NOI for the EIS was 
announced on August 13, 2004.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For Federal Highway Administration: 
Abdelmoez Abdalla, Environmental Program Manager, Federal Highway 
Administration, 705 N. Plaza, Suite 220, Carson City, NV 89701, 
Telephone: 775-687-1231, email: Abdelmoez.Abdalla@fhwa.dot.gov. For the 
Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT): Mr. Steve M. Cooke, P.E., 
Chief, Environmental Services Division, Nevada Department of 
Transportation, 1263 South Stewart Street, Carson City, Nevada 89712; 
telephone: (775) 888-7013; email: scooke@dot.state.nv.us.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The project was to involve improvements to 
the I-515 Corridor between the southern terminus of the present I-515 
Freeway in the City of Henderson (MP56) and the northern terminus of I-
515 in the City of Las Vegas (MP76). The purpose of the project was to 
make improvements to the corridor necessary to provide for existing and 
projected traffic demand resulting from the growth of interstate 
traffic and local commuter traffic in the southeast Las Vegas Valley. 
Because of the economic downturn, FHWA and NDOT are reassessing the 
needs and timing for improvements to the I-515 Corridor and have 
indefinitely postponed any major improvements to the corridor.

    Issued on June 14, 2012.
Susan Klekar,
Division Administrator, Carson City, Nevada.
[FR Doc. 2012-14994 Filed 6-19-12; 8:45 am]
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