Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Project: I-5: Glendale-Hugo Paving/Sexton Climbing Lane: Douglas and Josephine Counties, OR, 50207-50208 [2012-20363]

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[FR Doc. 2012–20430 Filed 8–17–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3290–F2–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Aviation Administration Twenty-Second Meeting: RTCA Special Committee 203, Unmanned Aircraft Systems Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT). ACTION: Meeting notice of RTCA Special Committee 203, Unmanned Aircraft Systems. AGENCY: The FAA is issuing this notice to advise the public of the twentysecond meeting of RTCA Special Committee 203, Unmanned Aircraft Systems. DATES: The meeting will be held September 11–13, 2012, from 9 a.m.–5 p.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at NASA Ames Conference Center, 500 Severyns Road, NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA 94035, (650) 604–2082, email: hmoses@rtca.org. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The RTCA Secretariat, 1150 18th Street NW., Suite 910, Washington, DC 20036, or by telephone at (202) 833–9339, fax at (202) 833–9434, or Web site at http://www. rtca.org. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92– 463, 5 U.S.C., App.), notice is hereby given for a meeting of Special Committee 203. The agenda will include the following: mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: Tuesday, September 11, 2012 • Introductory Remarks and Introductions VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:25 Aug 17, 2012 Jkt 226001 • Approval of Twenty First Plenary Summary • Chair/Leadership Updates • Designated Federal Official (DFO) Update • Schedule Status • Workgroup Updates • Other Business • Date, Place, and Time for Plenary Twenty-Three • Plenary Adjourns 50207 actions grant licenses, permits and approval 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 February 16, 2013. If the Federal law that authorizes judicial review of a claim provides a time period of less than 180 days for Work Group Breakout Sessions Will Follow: Tuesday Afternoon—September filing such claim, then that shorter time period still applies. 11th Through Thursday Noon— FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: September 13th Michelle Eraut, Program Development Note: • Foreign nationals must give Team Leader, Federal Highway 20 business days notice to Alan Hobbs Administration, 530 Center Street NE., at alan.hobbs@nasa.gov or phone: 650– Suite 420, Salem, Oregon 97301, 604–1336 to attend. Telephone: (503) 316–2559; Dominic • More information on meeting Yballe, US Army Corps of Engineers, location with maps, nearby hotels, and P.O. Box 2946, Portland, Oregon 97208– restaurants can be found at http:// 2946, Telephone: (503) 808–4392; Kevin naccenter.arc.nasa.gov/index.php. Maurice, Wildlife Biologist, USFWS • Dress Business Casual. Oregon State Office, 2600 SE. 98th Ave., Attendance is open to the interested Suite 100, Portland, Oregon 97266, public but limited to space availability. Telephone: (503) 231–6179; Marc With the approval of the chairman, Liverman, Branch Chief, National members of the public may present oral Marine Fisheries Service, 1201 NE statements at the meeting. Persons Lloyd Boulevard, Suite 1100, Portland, wishing to present statements or obtain Oregon 97232; Telephone: (503) 231– information should contact the person 2336. listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION The I–5: Glendale-Hugo Paving/ CONTACT section. Members of the public Sexton Climbing Lane categorical may present a written statement to the exclusion and other project records are committee at any time. available upon written request from the Federal Highway Administration at the Issued in Washington, DC, on August 10, address shown above. Comments or 2012. questions concerning this proposed David Sicard, action and the I–5: Glendale-Hugo Manager, Business Operations Branch, Paving/Sexton Climbing Lane Federal Aviation Administration. categorical exclusion should be directed [FR Doc. 2012–20258 Filed 8–17–12; 8:45 am] to the FHWA at the address provided BILLING CODE 4910–13–P above. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION hereby given that the FHWA, USACE, USF&WS and NMFS have taken final Federal Highway Administration agency action subject to 23 U.S.C. 139 (l)(1) by issuing licenses, permits and Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions approval for the following highway on Project: I–5: Glendale-Hugo Paving/ project in the State of Oregon: I–5: Sexton Climbing Lane: Douglas and Glendale-Hugo Paving/Sexton Climbing Josephine Counties, OR Lane. The project will repave between mile points 66.3 and 81.5 on Interstate AGENCY: Federal Highway 5. This will also include replacing Administration (FHWA), DOT. substandard and damaged guardrail, ACTION: Notice of Limitations on Claims and also replacing substandard median for Judicial Review of Actions by FHWA, NMFS, USF&WS, and the Army barrier. The project will also construct a third lane, a climbing lane, on the Corps of Engineers (USACE). northbound side of Sexton Mountain SUMMARY: This notice announces actions pass between mile points 66.7 and 69.6 to accommodate trucks climbing the taken by the FHWA, USACE, and other pass. The actions by the Federal Federal agencies that are final within agencies and the laws under which such the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The actions were taken are described in actions relate to a proposed highway categorical exclusion issued on August project, I–5: Glendale-Hugo Paving/ 14, 2012, and in other documents in the Sexton Climbing Lane, in Douglas and FHWA project records. The categorical Josephine Counties, Oregon. Those PO 00000 Frm 00130 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\20AUN1.SGM 20AUN1 mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 50208 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 161 / Monday, August 20, 2012 / Notices exclusion and other project records are available by contacting the FHWA at the address 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 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. 4321– 4347 and 7401–7671(q)]. 3. Land: Section 4(f) of the Department of Transportation Act of 1966 [23 U.S.C. 138 and 49 U.S.C. 303]; Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) [16 U.S.C. 4601–4604]; Landscaping and Scenic Enhancement (Wildflowers) [23 U.S.C. 319]. 4. Wildlife: Endangered Species Act [16 U.S.C. 1531–1544 and Section 1536 and 7 U.S.C. 136]; Magnuson-Stevenson Fishery and Conservation Management Act [16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq.]; Anadromous Fish Conservation Act [16 U.S.C. 757]; Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act [16 U.S.C. 661–667 (e)]; 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.]; Archeological Resources Protection Act of 1977 [16 U.S.C. 470(aa)–470(mm)]; 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. 1996–1996a]; Farmland Protection Policy Act (FPPA) [7 U.S.C. 4201–4209]. 7. Wetlands and Water Resources: Clean Water Act (Section 404, Section 401, Section 319) [33 U.S.C. 1251– 1377]; Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) [42 U.S.C. 300(f)–300(j–26)]; Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899 [33 U.S.C. 401– 406]; Emergency Wetlands Resources Act, [16 U.S.C. 3901–3932]; Wetlands Mitigation [23 U.S.C. 103(b)(6)(M) and 133(b)(11)]; Flood Disaster Protection Act, 42 U.S.C. 4001–4120. 8. Hazardous Materials: Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA), [42 U.S.C. 9601–9675]; 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 VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:25 Aug 17, 2012 Jkt 226001 Populations; E.O. 11593 Protection and Enhancement of Cultural Resources; E.O. 13007 Indian Sacred Sites; E.O. 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(l)(1). Issued on: August 14, 2012. Michelle Eraut, Program Development Team Leader, Salem, Oregon. [FR Doc. 2012–20363 Filed 8–17–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–22–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Highway Administration [Docket No. FHWA–2012–0076] Proposed Renewed and Amended Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Assigning Environmental Responsibilities to the State of Alaska Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), Alaska Division, DOT. ACTION: Notice of proposed MOU, request for comments. AGENCY: This notice announces that the FHWA and the State of Alaska, acting by and through its Department of Transportation (State), propose to renew and amend a MOU between the parties dated September 22, 2009, pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 326. The MOU would extend the duration of the agreement by three years, continuing the assignment to the State of the FHWA’s authority and responsibility for determining whether certain designated activities within the geographic boundaries of the State, as specified in the proposed MOU, are categorically excluded from preparation of an environmental assessment or an environmental impact statement under the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, 42 U.S.C. 4321 et seq. (NEPA). Aside from editorial changes to the MOU, the following minor changes would also be incorporated: (1) The State would be required to submit a list of CE determinations semi-annually as opposed to quarterly, including Section 4(f) decisions; (2) the Federal Register notice of availability period would be modified from 45 days to 30 days, SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00131 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 where applicable; (3) language would be included clarifying that the presence of unusual circumstances and significant environmental impacts must be considered in CE findings; (4) inclusion of language to clarify that the State coordinate with the Department of Justice and FHWA in the event of litigation, (5) at least a 12-month period between FHWA program reviews would be included in order to give the State adequate time to implement corrective action plans; (6) future changes to 23 CFR 771.117(c) and (d) resulting from rulemaking would be automatically incorporated into the MOU; (7) the termination provisions of the MOU would be changed to comply with the provisions of Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century (MAP–21). DATES: Please submit comments by September 14, 2012. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by DOT Document Management System (DMS) Docket Number [FHWA–2012–0076], by any of the methods described below. Electronic or facsimile comments are preferred because Federal offices experience intermittent mail delays from security screening. 1. Web site: http://www.regulations. gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments on the DOT electronic docket site. 2. Facsimile (Fax): 1–202–493–2251. 3. Mail: Docket Management Facility; U.S. Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Ave. SE., Washington, DC 20590. 4. Hand Delivery: 1200 New Jersey Ave. SE., Washington, DC 20590 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. e.t., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. For access to the docket to view a complete copy of the proposed MOU, or to read background documents or comments received, go to http://www. regulations.gov at any time or to 1200 New Jersey Ave. SE., Washington, DC 20590, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. e.t., Monday through Friday, except for Federal holidays. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For FHWA: Mr. Tim Haugh; by email at tim. haugh@dot.gov or by telephone at 907– 586–7418. The FHWA Alaska Division Office’s normal business hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Alaska Time), Monday–Friday, except for Federal Holidays. For State: Mr. Ben White; by email at ben.white@alaska.gov; by telephone at 907–269–6961. The Alaska Department of Transportation’s normal business hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Alaska Time), Monday–Friday, except for State and Federal holidays. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\20AUN1.SGM 20AUN1

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[FR Doc No: 2012-20363]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Highway Administration


Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Project: I-5: Glendale-
Hugo Paving/Sexton Climbing Lane: Douglas and Josephine Counties, OR

AGENCY: Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT.

ACTION: Notice of Limitations on Claims for Judicial Review of Actions 
by FHWA, NMFS, USF&WS, and the Army Corps of Engineers (USACE).

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SUMMARY: This notice announces actions taken by the FHWA, USACE, and 
other Federal agencies that are final within the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 
139(l)(1). The actions relate to a proposed highway project, I-5: 
Glendale-Hugo Paving/Sexton Climbing Lane, in Douglas and Josephine 
Counties, Oregon. Those actions grant licenses, permits and approval 
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 February 16, 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: Michelle Eraut, Program Development 
Team Leader, Federal Highway Administration, 530 Center Street NE., 
Suite 420, Salem, Oregon 97301, Telephone: (503) 316-2559; Dominic 
Yballe, US Army Corps of Engineers, P.O. Box 2946, Portland, Oregon 
97208-2946, Telephone: (503) 808-4392; Kevin Maurice, Wildlife 
Biologist, USFWS Oregon State Office, 2600 SE. 98th Ave., Suite 100, 
Portland, Oregon 97266, Telephone: (503) 231-6179; Marc Liverman, 
Branch Chief, National Marine Fisheries Service, 1201 NE Lloyd 
Boulevard, Suite 1100, Portland, Oregon 97232; Telephone: (503) 231-
2336.
    The I-5: Glendale-Hugo Paving/Sexton Climbing Lane categorical 
exclusion and other project records are available upon written request 
from the Federal Highway Administration at the address shown above. 
Comments or questions concerning this proposed action and the I-5: 
Glendale-Hugo Paving/Sexton Climbing Lane categorical exclusion should 
be directed to the FHWA at the address provided above.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that the FHWA, USACE, 
USF&WS and NMFS have taken final agency action subject to 23 U.S.C. 139 
(l)(1) by issuing licenses, permits and approval for the following 
highway project in the State of Oregon: I-5: Glendale-Hugo Paving/
Sexton Climbing Lane. The project will repave between mile points 66.3 
and 81.5 on Interstate 5. This will also include replacing substandard 
and damaged guardrail, and also replacing substandard median barrier. 
The project will also construct a third lane, a climbing lane, on the 
northbound side of Sexton Mountain pass between mile points 66.7 and 
69.6 to accommodate trucks climbing the pass. The actions by the 
Federal agencies and the laws under which such actions were taken are 
described in categorical exclusion issued on August 14, 2012, and in 
other documents in the FHWA project records. The categorical

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exclusion and other project records are available by contacting the 
FHWA at the address 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 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. 4321-4347 and 7401-7671(q)].
    3. Land: Section 4(f) of the Department of Transportation Act of 
1966 [23 U.S.C. 138 and 49 U.S.C. 303]; Land and Water Conservation 
Fund (LWCF) [16 U.S.C. 4601-4604]; Landscaping and Scenic Enhancement 
(Wildflowers) [23 U.S.C. 319].
    4. Wildlife: Endangered Species Act [16 U.S.C. 1531-1544 and 
Section 1536 and 7 U.S.C. 136]; Magnuson-Stevenson Fishery and 
Conservation Management Act [16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq.]; Anadromous Fish 
Conservation Act [16 U.S.C. 757]; Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act 
[16 U.S.C. 661-667 (e)]; 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.]; Archeological Resources Protection Act of 1977 [16 U.S.C. 
470(aa)-470(mm)]; 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. 
1996-1996a]; Farmland Protection Policy Act (FPPA) [7 U.S.C. 4201-
4209].
    7. Wetlands and Water Resources: Clean Water Act (Section 404, 
Section 401, Section 319) [33 U.S.C. 1251-1377]; Safe Drinking Water 
Act (SDWA) [42 U.S.C. 300(f)-300(j-26)]; Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899 
[33 U.S.C. 401-406]; Emergency Wetlands Resources Act, [16 U.S.C. 3901-
3932]; Wetlands Mitigation [23 U.S.C. 103(b)(6)(M) and 133(b)(11)]; 
Flood Disaster Protection Act, 42 U.S.C. 4001-4120.
    8. Hazardous Materials: Comprehensive Environmental Response, 
Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA), [42 U.S.C. 9601-9675]; 
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. 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(l)(1).

    Issued on: August 14, 2012.
Michelle Eraut,
Program Development Team Leader, Salem, Oregon.
[FR Doc. 2012-20363 Filed 8-17-12; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4910-22-P