Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Bridge Replacement in Massachusetts, 37953-37954 [2012-15243]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 122 / Monday, June 25, 2012 / Notices Federal Aviation Administration In addition, one copy of any comments submitted to the FAA must be mailed or delivered to JoAnn Gentry, Executive Director, Laurinburg-Maxton Airport Commission at the following address: Laurinburg-Maxton Airport Commission, 16701 Airport Road, Maxton, NC 28364. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rusty Nealis, Program Manager, Atlanta Airports District Office, 1701 Columbia Ave., Campus Building, Suite 2–260, Atlanta, GA 30337–2747, (404) 305– 7142. The application may be reviewed in person at this same location. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The FAA is reviewing a request by the Laurinburg-Maxton Airport Commission to release approximately 10 acres of airport property at the LaurinburgMaxton Airport. The property consists of one parcel located at the northeast intersection of S.R. 1434 (Airport Road) and S.R. 1472 (Jump Road). This property is currently shown on the approved Airport Layout Plan as nonaeronautical use land and the proposed use of this property is compatible with airport operations. The City will sell the property for industrial use with proceeds of the sale providing funding for future airport development. Any person may inspect the request in person at the FAA office listed above under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. In addition, any person may, upon request, inspect the request, notice and other documents germane to the request in person at the LaurinburgMaxton Airport. Notice of Opportunity for Public Comment on Surplus Property Release at Laurinburg-Maxton Airport, Maxton, NC Issued in Atlanta, Georgia, on June 12, 2012. Scott L. Seritt, Manager, Atlanta Airports District Office, Southern Region. https://www.regulations.gov at any time or to the Docket Management Facility in Room W12–140 of the West Building Ground Floor at 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tyneka Thomas ARM–105, (202) 267– 7626, FAA, Office of Rulemaking, 800 Independence Ave. SW., Washington, DC 20591. This notice is published pursuant to 14 CFR 11.85. Issued in Washington, DC, on June 14, 2012. Brenda D. Courtney, Acting Director, Office of Rulemaking. Petition for Exemption Docket No.: FAA–2012–0158. Petitioner: Patient Airlift Services, Inc. Section of 14 CFR Affected: 14 CFR 119.1 and 119.21. Description of Relief Sought: Patient Airlift Services Inc. (PALS), is a not-forprofit organization that arranges free air transportation, for humanitarian and patient transport, using volunteer pilots and staff members flying donated planes. PALS is seeking an exemption to the operating requirements for air carriers and/or commercial operations. [FR Doc. 2012–15444 Filed 6–22–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–13–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION [FR Doc. 2012–15278 Filed 6–22–12; 8:45 am] Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Under the provisions of Title 49, U.S.C. Section 47153(c), notice is being given that the FAA is considering a request from the Laurinburg-Maxton Airport Commission to waive the requirement that approximately 10 acres of airport property, located at the Laurinburg-Maxton Airport, be used for aeronautical purposes. DATES: Comments must be received on or before July 25, 2012. ADDRESSES: Comments on this notice may be mailed or delivered in triplicate to the FAA at the following address: Atlanta Airports District Office, Attn: Rusty Nealis, Program Manager, 1701 Columbia Ave., Suite 2–260, Atlanta, GA 30337–2747. SUMMARY: erowe on DSK2VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES BILLING CODE 4910–13–M VerDate Mar<15>2010 14:55 Jun 22, 2012 Jkt 226001 DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Aviation Administration Notice of Opportunity for Public Comment on Surplus Property Release at Columbus County Municipal Airport, Whiteville, NC Frm 00085 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Issued in Atlanta, Georgia, on June 12, 2012. Scott L. Seritt, Manager, Atlanta Airports District Office, Southern Region. [FR Doc. 2012–15280 Filed 6–22–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–13–M Federal Highway Administration Under the provisions of Title 49, U.S.C. Section 47153(c), notice is being given that the FAA is considering a request from the Columbus County Airport Authority to waive the requirement that approximately 0.88 acres of airport property, located at the PO 00000 Columbus County Municipal Airport, be used for aeronautical purposes. DATES: Comments must be received on or before July 25, 2012. ADDRESSES: Comments on this notice may be mailed or delivered in triplicate to the FAA at the following address: Atlanta Airports District Office, Attn: Rusty Nealis, Program Manager, 1701 Columbia Ave., Suite 2–260, Atlanta, GA 30337–2747. In addition, one copy of any comments submitted to the RAA must be mailed or delivered to Phil Edwards, Airport Director, Columbus County Municipal Airport at the following address: Columbus County Municipal Airport, 467 Airport Road, Whiteville, NC 28472. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rusty Nealis, Program Manager, Atlanta Airports District Office, 1701 Columbia Ave., Campus Building, Suite 2–260, Atlanta, GA 30337–2747, (404) 305– 7142. The application may be reviewed in person at this same location. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The FAA is reviewing a request by the Columbus County Airport Authority to release approximately 0.88 acres of airport property at the Columbus County Municipal Airport. The property consists of one parcel located on the northwest side of the airfield. This land is being swapped for an equivalent sized parcel closer to the airfield which is needed by the airport to construct a parallel taxiway. Any person may inspect the request in person at the FAA office listed above under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. In addition, any person may, upon request, inspect the request, notice and other documents germane to the request in person at the Columbus County Municipal Airport. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: 37953 Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Bridge Replacement in Massachusetts Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of Limitations on Claims for Judicial Review of Actions by the AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\25JNN1.SGM 25JNN1 37954 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 122 / Monday, June 25, 2012 / Notices Army Corps of Engineers, (USACE) and the United States Coast Guard (USCG). This notice announces action taken by the United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) and the United States Coast Guard (USCG) that is final within the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The action relates to the proposed Fore River Bridge (State Route 3A over the Weymouth Fore River) replacement project in Quincy and Weymouth, Norfolk County, Massachusetts. The action grants 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 Federal agency actions on the highway project will be barred unless the claim is filed on or before December 24, 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: Damaris Santiago, Environmental Engineer, FHWA Massachusetts Division Office, 55 Broadway, 10th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02142, 617–494–2419, dsantiago@dot.gov. For Massachusetts Department of Transportation Highway Division (MassDOT): Michael Furlong, Project Manager, Environmental Services, 10 Park Plaza, Room 4260, Boston, MA 02116, Monday through Friday 8:45 a.m.–5:00 p.m., 617–973– 8067. michael.furlong@state.ma.us. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On January 11, 2012, the FHWA published ‘‘Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Bridge in Massachusetts’’ in the Federal Register at 77 FR 1782. The proposed project involves the replacement of the temporary bridge over the Weymouth Fore River in Quincy and Weymouth, Massachusetts with a vertical lift bridge, as well as reconstruction of the immediate approaches. The bridge will provide a 250-foot navigable, horizontal opening with a 175-foot vertical clearance on the same alignment of the 1936 bridge, and will have two travel lanes in each direction, shoulders, and sidewalks. The Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for this project was issued December 12, 2011. Notice is hereby given that, subsequent to the earlier FHWA notice, the USACE and USCG have taken final agency actions within the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1) by issuing permits and approvals for the bridge project. The erowe on DSK2VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 14:55 Jun 22, 2012 Jkt 226001 actions by the USACE and USCG, related final actions by other Federal agencies, and the laws under which such actions were taken, are described in the USACE and USCG decisions and its administrative record for the project, referenced as USACE Permit Numbers NAE–2009–360A and NAE–2009–360B, and USCG Bridge Permit number 1–12– 1. That information is available by contacting the Massachusetts Department of Transportation at the address provided above. Information about the project also is available from the FHWA at the address provided above. The FHWA FONSI, and the USACE and USCG decisions can also be viewed and downloaded from the project Web site at: https://www. massdotprojectsforeriverbridge.info/. This notice applies to all USACE, USCG and other Federal agency final actions taken after the issuance date of the FHWA Federal Register notice described above. The laws under which actions were taken include, but are not limited to: (1) The General Bridge Act of 1946. (2) Section 404 of the Clean Water Act of 1972. (3) Section 9 & 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899, as applicable. Authority: 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). Issued on: June 14, 2012. Pamela S. Stephenson, Division Administrator, Cambridge, MA. [FR Doc. 2012–15243 Filed 6–22–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–RY–M DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Highway Administration [FHWA Docket No. FHWA–2011–0122] Revision of Form FHWA–1273 gerald.yakowenko@dot.gov or Michael Harkins, Office of the Chief Counsel, (202) 366–4928, michael.harkins@dot.gov. Office hours for the FHWA are from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., e.t., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Electronic Access This document may be viewed online through the Federal eRulemaking portal at: https://www.regulations.gov. Electronic submission and retrieval help and guidelines are available on the Web site. It is available 24 hours each day, 366 days this year. Please follow the instructions. An electronic copy of this document may also be downloaded from the Office of the Federal Register’s home page at: https://www.archives.gov/ federal-register and the Government Printing Office’s Web page at: https:// www.gpo.gov/fdsys. Background On January 31, 2012, at 77 FR 4880, FHWA published a notice and request for comments regarding FHWA’s proposal to revise form FHWA–1273. As provided in 23 CFR 633.103, form FHWA–1273 includes contract provisions and proposal notices that are required by regulations promulgated by the FHWA or other Federal agencies. The provisions include nondiscrimination, prevailing wage rates, subcontracting, job-site safety and other important requirements that must be included in every Federal-aid construction project. According to 23 CFR 633.104(a), FHWA will update the form as regulatory revisions occur. Since form FHWA–1273 was last revised on March 10, 1994, a number of regulatory revisions have occurred that necessitate the revision of the form. Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT. ACTION: Notice. Discussion of Comments This final notice announces the availability of revised form FHWA– 1273—‘‘Required Contract Provisions Federal-Aid Construction Contracts.’’ This form includes certain contract provisions that are required on all Federal-aid construction projects. Federal-aid recipients must incorporate the revised form in Federal-aid construction projects no later than 45 days after publication of this final notice. DATES: Effective Date: The final notice is effective August 9, 2012. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Gerald Yakowenko, Office of Program Administration, (202) 366–1562, All comments received in response to the notice and request for comments have been considered in adopting this final notice. Comments were received from five representatives of three State departments of transportation (State DOT). The following discussion identifies and summarizes the major comments submitted by the commenters in response to the January 31, 2012, notice, as well as FHWA’s response to those comments. AGENCY: SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00086 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 I. Summary II. General Comments Comment: A representative of the New Jersey DOT indicated that their contracts specifically preclude subcontractors from being a party to the E:\FR\FM\25JNN1.SGM 25JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 122 (Monday, June 25, 2012)]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-15243]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Highway Administration


Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Bridge Replacement in 
Massachusetts

AGENCY: Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT.

ACTION: Notice of Limitations on Claims for Judicial Review of Actions 
by the

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Army Corps of Engineers, (USACE) and the United States Coast Guard 
(USCG).

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SUMMARY: This notice announces action taken by the United States Army 
Corps of Engineers (USACE) and the United States Coast Guard (USCG) 
that is final within the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The action 
relates to the proposed Fore River Bridge (State Route 3A over the 
Weymouth Fore River) replacement project in Quincy and Weymouth, 
Norfolk County, Massachusetts. The action grants 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 Federal agency actions on the highway project will be barred 
unless the claim is filed on or before December 24, 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: Damaris Santiago, 
Environmental Engineer, FHWA Massachusetts Division Office, 55 
Broadway, 10th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02142, 617-494-2419, 
dsantiago@dot.gov. For Massachusetts Department of Transportation 
Highway Division (MassDOT): Michael Furlong, Project Manager, 
Environmental Services, 10 Park Plaza, Room 4260, Boston, MA 02116, 
Monday through Friday 8:45 a.m.-5:00 p.m., 617-973-8067. 
michael.furlong@state.ma.us.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On January 11, 2012, the FHWA published 
``Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Bridge in 
Massachusetts'' in the Federal Register at 77 FR 1782. The proposed 
project involves the replacement of the temporary bridge over the 
Weymouth Fore River in Quincy and Weymouth,
    Massachusetts with a vertical lift bridge, as well as 
reconstruction of the immediate approaches. The bridge will provide a 
250-foot navigable, horizontal opening with a 175-foot vertical 
clearance on the same alignment of the 1936 bridge, and will have two 
travel lanes in each direction, shoulders, and sidewalks. The Finding 
of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for this project was issued December 
12, 2011. Notice is hereby given that, subsequent to the earlier FHWA 
notice, the USACE and USCG have taken final agency actions within the 
meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1) by issuing permits and approvals for the 
bridge project. The actions by the USACE and USCG, related final 
actions by other Federal agencies, and the laws under which such 
actions were taken, are described in the USACE and USCG decisions and 
its administrative record for the project, referenced as USACE Permit 
Numbers NAE-2009-360A and NAE-2009-360B, and USCG Bridge Permit number 
1-12-1. That information is available by contacting the Massachusetts 
Department of Transportation at the address provided above.
    Information about the project also is available from the FHWA at 
the address provided above. The FHWA FONSI, and the USACE and USCG 
decisions can also be viewed and downloaded from the project Web site 
at: https://www.massdotprojectsforeriverbridge.info/.
    This notice applies to all USACE, USCG and other Federal agency 
final actions taken after the issuance date of the FHWA Federal 
Register notice described above. The laws under which actions were 
taken include, but are not limited to:
    (1) The General Bridge Act of 1946.
    (2) Section 404 of the Clean Water Act of 1972.
    (3) Section 9 & 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899, as 
applicable.

    Authority: 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1).

    Issued on: June 14, 2012.
Pamela S. Stephenson,
Division Administrator, Cambridge, MA.
[FR Doc. 2012-15243 Filed 6-22-12; 8:45 am]
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