Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in North Carolina, 48203-48204 [2012-19814]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 156 / Monday, August 13, 2012 / Notices 7014; email: clarence.coleman@dot.gov. FHWA North Carolina Division Office’s normal business hours are 8 a.m. to 5 Issued in Washington, DC, on August 2, p.m. (Eastern Time). Mr. Gregory J. 2012. Thorpe, Ph.D., Project Development and Lirio Liu, Environmental Analysis Branch Acting Director, Office of Rulemaking. Manager, North Carolina Department of Petitions for Exemption Transportation (NCDOT), 1548 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, North Carolina Docket No.: FAA–2012–0553. 27699–1548; Telephone (919) 707–6000, Petitioner: Gulfstream Aerospace LP. email: gthorpe@dot.state.nc.us. Sections of 14 CFR Affected: NCDOT—Project Development and § 25.901(b)(2), § 25.903(d)(2), Environmental Analysis Branch Office’s § 25.939(a), § 25.1301(c) and (d), normal business hours are 8 a.m. to 5 § 25.1305(c)(1), § 25.1322(a), and p.m. (Eastern Time). § 25.1309(c) and (d). Description of Relief Sought: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is Gulfstream requests relief from certain hereby given that the FHWA and other engine installation, operational Federal agencies have taken final agency limitation and engine indication actions by issuing licenses, permits, and requirements which apply to the approvals for the following highway Gulfstream G280 airplane and installed project in the State of North Carolina: I– Honeywell AS907–2–1G engines. 77 High Occupancy/Toll (HOT) lanes, [FR Doc. 2012–19802 Filed 8–10–12; 8:45 am] Federal Aid No. NHF–077–1(209)9, from I–277 (Brookshire Freeway) to BILLING CODE 4910–13–P West Catawba Avenue (Exit 28) in the city and towns of Charlotte, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Huntersville, and Cornelius, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. Federal Highway Administration The project is also known as State Transportation Improvement Program Final Federal Agency Actions on (STIP) Project I–5405. The project is Proposed Highway in North Carolina approximately 17 miles long and AGENCY: Federal Highway includes the following actions: Administration (FHWA), DOT. (1) Conversion of the existing I–77 High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) lanes to ACTION: Notice of Limitation on Claims for Judicial Review of Actions by FHWA HOT lanes (southbound between Hambright Road and I–277 [Brookshire and Other Federal Agencies. Freeway] and northbound from just SUMMARY: This notice announces actions north of I–85 to I–485). taken by the FHWA and other Federal (2) Extension of northbound and agencies that are final within the southbound HOT lanes from their meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139 (I)(1). The northern terminus to West Catawba actions relate to a proposed highway Avenue (Exit 28). project, I–77 High Occupancy/Toll (3) Inclusion of a second HOT lane in (HOT) lanes, from I–277 (Brookshire each direction from just north of I–85 to Freeway) to West Catawba Avenue (Exit West Catawba Avenue (Exit 28). 28), Mecklenburg County, North (4) Designation of HOT lanes as HOT Carolina. Those actions grant licenses, 3+. permits, and approvals for the project. The actions by the Federal agencies, DATES: By this notice, the FHWA is and the laws under which such actions advising the public of final agency were taken, are described in the actions subject to 23 U.S.C. 139 (I)(1). A Categorical Exclusion (CE) for the claim seeking judicial review of the project, approved on July 31, 2012, and Federal agency actions on the highway in other documents in the FHWA project will be barred unless the claim administrative record. The CE, and is filled on or before February 11, 2013. other documents in the FHWA If the Federal law that authorizes administrative record file are available judicial review of a claim provides a by contacting the FHWA or NCDOT at time period of less than 180 days for the addresses provided above. filing such claim, then that shorter time This notice applies to all Federal period still applies. agency decisions as of the issuance date of this notice and all laws under which FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. such actions were taken, including but Clarence W. Coleman, P. E., not limited to: Preconstruction and Environment 1. General: National Environmental Director, Federal Highway Administration, 310 New Bern Avenue, Policy Act (NEPA) [42 USC 4321–4351]; Federal-Aid Highway Act [23 U.S.C. Suite 410, Raleigh, North Carolina 109]. 27601–1418; Telephone: (919) 747– mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES This notice is published pursuant to 14 CFR 11.85. VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:29 Aug 10, 2012 Jkt 226001 PO 00000 Frm 00081 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 48203 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]; Landscaping and Scenic Enhancement (Wildflowers) [23 U.S.C. 319]. 4. Wildlife: Endangered Species Act [16 USC 1531–1544 and Section 1536], Marine Mammal Protection Act [16 U.S.C. 1361], Anadromous Fish Conservation Act [16 U.S.C. 757(a)757(g)], Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act [16 U.S.C. 661–667(d)], Migratory Bird Treaty Act [16 U.S.C. 703–712], Magnuson-Stevenson Fishery Conservation and Management Act of 1976, as amended [16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq.]. 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.]; Archeological Resources Protection Act of 1977 [16 U.S.C. 470(aa)–11]; Archeological and Historic Preservation Act [16 U.S.C. 469–469(c)]; Native American Grave Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA) [25 U.S.C. 3001–3013]. 6. Social and Economic: Civil Rights Act of 1964 [42 U.S.C. 2000(d)– 2000(d)(1)]; American Indian Religious Freedom Act [42 U.S.C. 1996]; Farmland Protection Policy Act (FPPA) [7 U.S.C. 4201–4209]. 7. Wetlands and Water Resources: Clean Water Act [33 U.S.C. 1251–1377 (Section 404, Section 401, Section 319)]; Coastal Barrier Resources Act [16 U.S.C. 3501–3510]; Coastal Zone Management Act [16 U.S.C. 1451–1465]; Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) [16 U.S.C. 4601–4604]; Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) [42 U.S.C. 300(f)–300(j)(6)]; Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899 [33 U.S.C. 401–406]; Wild and Scenic Rivers Act [16 U.S.C. 1271–1287]; Emergency Wetlands Resources Act [16 U.S.C. 3921, 3931]; TEA–21 Wetlands Mitigation [23 U.S.C. 103(b)(6)(m), 133(b)(11)]; Flood Disaster Protection Act [42 U.S.C. 4001–4128]. 8. Hazardous Materials: Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) [42 U.S.C. 9601–9675]; Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986 (SARA); Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) [42 U.S.C. 6901–6992(k)]. 9. 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. 11593 Protection and Enhancement of Cultural Resources; E.O. 13007 Indian Sacred Sites; E.O. E:\FR\FM\13AUN1.SGM 13AUN1 48204 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 156 / Monday, August 13, 2012 / Notices 13287 Preserve America; E.O. 13175 Consultation and Coordination with Indian Tribal Governments; E.O. 11514 Protection and Enhancement of Environmental Quality; E.O. 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(I)(1). Issued on: August 7, 2012. Clarence W. Coleman, Jr., Preconstruction and Environment Director, Raleigh, North Carolina. [FR Doc. 2012–19814 Filed 8–10–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–RY–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Railroad Administration [Docket Number FRA–2012–0064] mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Notice of Application for Approval of Discontinuance or Modification of a Railroad Signal System In accordance with Part 235 of Title 49 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) and 49 U.S.C. 20502(a), this document provides the public notice that by a document dated July 16, 2012, the Union Pacific Railroad Company (UP) has petitioned the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) seeking approval for the discontinuance or modification of a signal system. FRA assigned the petition docket number FRA–2012– 0064. Applicant: Union Pacific Railroad Company, Mr. Phillip A. Danner, AVP Engineering–Signal, 1400 Douglas Street, MS 0910, Omaha, Nebraska 68179. UP seeks approval of the proposed discontinuance of the rail locks on the Atchafalaya River Bridge located at Milepost 610.8 on the UP Beaumont Subdivision in Louisiana. The rail locks would be removed in conjunction with the installation of CMI Promex Ridex miter rails. The reasons given for the proposed changes is that rail locks are not needed for safe operation of the bridge with Ridex miter rails installed. A copy of the petition, as well as any written communications concerning the petition, is available for review online at www.regulations.gov and in person at the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Docket Operations Facility, 1200 New Jersey Ave. SE., W12–140, Washington, DC 20590. The Docket Operations Facility is open from 9 a.m. VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:29 Aug 10, 2012 Jkt 226001 to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal Holidays. Interested parties are invited to participate in these proceedings by submitting written views, data, or comments. FRA does not anticipate scheduling a public hearing in connection with these proceedings since the facts do not appear to warrant a hearing. If any interested party desires an opportunity for oral comment, they should notify FRA, in writing, before the end of the comment period and specify the basis for their request. All communications concerning these proceedings should identify the appropriate docket number and may be submitted by any of the following methods: • Web site: https:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the online instructions for submitting comments. • Fax: 202–493–2251. • Mail: Docket Operations Facility, U.S. Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., W12–140, Washington, DC 20590. • Hand Delivery: 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Room W12–140, Washington, DC 20590, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal Holidays. Communications received by September 27, 2012 will be considered by FRA before final action is taken. Comments received after that date will be considered as far as practicable. Anyone is able to search the electronic form of any written communications and comments received into any of our dockets by the name of the individual submitting the comment (or signing the comment, if submitted on behalf of an association, business, labor union, etc.). You may review DOT’s complete Privacy Act Statement in the Federal Register published on April 11, 2000 (65 FR 19477–78), or online at www.dot.gov/ privacy.html. Issued in Washington, DC, on August 6, 2012. Ron Hynes, Director, Office of Safety Assurance and Compliance. [FR Doc. 2012–19765 Filed 8–10–12; 8:45 am] Office of the Comptroller of the Currency [Docket ID: OCC–2012–0012] Minority Depository Institution Advisory Committee Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Department of the Treasury. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Comptroller of the Currency has determined that the renewal of the Charter of the OCC Minority Depository Institution Advisory Committee (MDIAC) is necessary and in the public interest in order to provide advice and information about the current circumstances and future development of minority depository institutions, in accordance with the goals established by section 308 of the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery, and Enforcement Act of 1989 (FIRREA), Public Law 101–73, Title III, 103 Stat. 353, 12 U.S.C. 1463 note. DATES: The Charter of the OCC MDIAC is renewed for a two-year period that began on July 30, 2012. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Beverly Cole, Designated Federal Official, (202) 874–5020, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, 250 E Street SW., Washington, DC 20219. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of the renewal of the MDIAC charter is hereby given under section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. (1988), and with the approval of the Secretary of the Treasury. The Comptroller of the Currency has determined that the renewal of the MDIAC charter is necessary and in the public interest in order to provide advice and information about the current circumstances and future development of minority depository institutions, in accordance with the goals established by section 308 of FIRREA. The goals of section 308 are to preserve the present number of minority depository institutions, preserve the minority character of minority depository institutions in cases involving mergers or acquisitions, provide technical assistance, and encourage the creation of new minority depository institutions. SUMMARY: Dated: August 6, 2012. By the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency. Thomas J. Curry, Comptroller of the Currency. 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[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 156 (Monday, August 13, 2012)]
[Notices]
[Pages 48203-48204]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-19814]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Highway Administration


Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in North 
Carolina

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 
(I)(1). The actions relate to a proposed highway project, I-77 High 
Occupancy/Toll (HOT) lanes, from I-277 (Brookshire Freeway) to West 
Catawba Avenue (Exit 28), Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. Those 
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 (I)(1). A claim seeking judicial 
review of the Federal agency actions on the highway project will be 
barred unless the claim is filled on or before February 11, 2013. 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: Mr. Clarence W. Coleman, P. E., 
Preconstruction and Environment Director, Federal Highway 
Administration, 310 New Bern Avenue, Suite 410, Raleigh, North Carolina 
27601-1418; Telephone: (919) 747-7014; email: clarence.coleman@dot.gov. 
FHWA North Carolina Division Office's normal business hours are 8 a.m. 
to 5 p.m. (Eastern Time). Mr. Gregory J. Thorpe, Ph.D., Project 
Development and Environmental Analysis Branch Manager, North Carolina 
Department of Transportation (NCDOT), 1548 Mail Service Center, 
Raleigh, North Carolina 27699-1548; Telephone (919) 707-6000, email: 
gthorpe@dot.state.nc.us. NCDOT--Project Development and Environmental 
Analysis Branch Office's normal business hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
(Eastern Time).

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 North Carolina: I-77 High Occupancy/Toll (HOT) lanes, 
Federal Aid No. NHF-077-1(209)9, from I-277 (Brookshire Freeway) to 
West Catawba Avenue (Exit 28) in the city and towns of Charlotte, 
Huntersville, and Cornelius, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. The 
project is also known as State Transportation Improvement Program 
(STIP) Project I-5405. The project is approximately 17 miles long and 
includes the following actions:
    (1) Conversion of the existing I-77 High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) 
lanes to HOT lanes (southbound between Hambright Road and I-277 
[Brookshire Freeway] and northbound from just north of I-85 to I-485).
    (2) Extension of northbound and southbound HOT lanes from their 
northern terminus to West Catawba Avenue (Exit 28).
    (3) Inclusion of a second HOT lane in each direction from just 
north of I-85 to West Catawba Avenue (Exit 28).
    (4) Designation of HOT lanes as HOT 3+.
    The actions by the Federal agencies, and the laws under which such 
actions were taken, are described in the Categorical Exclusion (CE) for 
the project, approved on July 31, 2012, and in other documents in the 
FHWA administrative record. The CE, and other documents in the FHWA 
administrative record file are available by contacting the FHWA or 
NCDOT at the addresses provided above.
    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 USC 4321-
4351]; Federal-Aid Highway Act [23 U.S.C. 109].
    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]; Landscaping and Scenic Enhancement (Wildflowers) 
[23 U.S.C. 319].
    4. Wildlife: Endangered Species Act [16 USC 1531-1544 and Section 
1536], Marine Mammal Protection Act [16 U.S.C. 1361], Anadromous Fish 
Conservation Act [16 U.S.C. 757(a)-757(g)], Fish and Wildlife 
Coordination Act [16 U.S.C. 661-667(d)], Migratory Bird Treaty Act [16 
U.S.C. 703-712], Magnuson-Stevenson Fishery Conservation and Management 
Act of 1976, as amended [16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq.].
    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.]; Archeological Resources Protection Act of 1977 [16 U.S.C. 
470(aa)-11]; Archeological and Historic Preservation Act [16 U.S.C. 
469-469(c)]; Native American Grave Protection and Repatriation Act 
(NAGPRA) [25 U.S.C. 3001-3013].
    6. Social and Economic: Civil Rights Act of 1964 [42 U.S.C. 
2000(d)-2000(d)(1)]; American Indian Religious Freedom Act [42 U.S.C. 
1996]; Farmland Protection Policy Act (FPPA) [7 U.S.C. 4201-4209].
    7. Wetlands and Water Resources: Clean Water Act [33 U.S.C. 1251-
1377 (Section 404, Section 401, Section 319)]; Coastal Barrier 
Resources Act [16 U.S.C. 3501-3510]; Coastal Zone Management Act [16 
U.S.C. 1451-1465]; Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) [16 U.S.C. 
4601-4604]; Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) [42 U.S.C. 300(f)-
300(j)(6)]; Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899 [33 U.S.C. 401-406]; Wild 
and Scenic Rivers Act [16 U.S.C. 1271-1287]; Emergency Wetlands 
Resources Act [16 U.S.C. 3921, 3931]; TEA-21 Wetlands Mitigation [23 
U.S.C. 103(b)(6)(m), 133(b)(11)]; Flood Disaster Protection Act [42 
U.S.C. 4001-4128].
    8. Hazardous Materials: Comprehensive Environmental Response, 
Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) [42 U.S.C. 9601-9675]; 
Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986 (SARA); Resource 
Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) [42 U.S.C. 6901-6992(k)].
    9. 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. 11593 Protection and Enhancement of Cultural 
Resources; E.O. 13007 Indian Sacred Sites; E.O.

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13287 Preserve America; E.O. 13175 Consultation and Coordination with 
Indian Tribal Governments; E.O. 11514 Protection and Enhancement of 
Environmental Quality; E.O. 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(I)(1).

    Issued on: August 7, 2012.
Clarence W. Coleman, Jr.,
Preconstruction and Environment Director, Raleigh, North Carolina.
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