Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in North Carolina, 40191-40192 [2014-15744]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 133 / Friday, July 11, 2014 / Notices tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 14. Chief Oil & Gas LLC, Pad ID: Harvey Drilling Pad, ABR–201404006, Elkland Township, Sullivan County, Pa.; Consumptive Use of Up to 2.500 mgd; Approval Date: April 29, 2014. 15. Pennsylvania General Energy Company, LLC, Pad ID: SGL75 Pad A, ABR–201404007, McHenry Township, Lycoming County, Pa.; Consumptive Use of Up to 2.500 mgd; Approval Date: April 29, 2014. 16. Pennsylvania General Energy Company, LLC, Pad ID: Pine Hill 1941 A–B, ABR–20090926.R1, Wharton Township, Potter County, Pa.; Consumptive Use of Up to 4.900 mgd; Approval Date: April 29, 2014. 17. Pennsylvania General Energy Company, LLC, Pad ID: Pine Hill West Pad B, ABR–20090929.R1, Sylvania Township, Potter County, Pa.; Consumptive Use of Up to 4.900 mgd; Approval Date: April 29, 2014. 18. Anadarko E&P Onshore, LLC, Pad ID: COP Tr 551 A, ABR–201404008, McIntyre Township, Lycoming County, Pa.; Consumptive Use of Up to 4.000 mgd; Approval Date: April 29, 2014. 19. Anadarko E&P Onshore, LLC, Pad ID: Marilyn Ely Pad A, ABR–201404009, Gamble Township, Lycoming County, Pa.; Consumptive Use of Up to 4.000 mgd; Approval Date: April 29, 2014. 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 filled on or before December 4, 2014. If the Federal law that authorizes judicial review of a claim provides a time period of less than 150 days for filing such claim, then that shorter time period still applies. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. George W. Hoops, P.E., Major Projects Engineer, Federal Highway Administration, 310 New Bern Avenue, Suite 410, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601–1418; Telephone: (919) 747– 7022; email: george.hoops@dot.gov. FHWA North Carolina Division Office’s normal business hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time). Mr. Richard W. Hancock, P.E., 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: rwhancock@dot.state.nc.us. NCDOT— Project Development and Environmental Analysis Branch Office’s normal business hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Authority: Pub. L. 91–575, 84 Stat. 1509 et (Eastern Standard Time). seq., 18 CFR Parts 806, 807, and 808. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is Dated: July 1, 2014. hereby given that the FHWA and other Stephanie L. Richardson, Federal agencies have taken final agency Secretary to the Commission. actions subject to 23 U.S.C. 139 (l)(1) by [FR Doc. 2014–16249 Filed 7–10–14; 8:45 am] issuing licenses, permits, and approvals for the following highway project in the BILLING CODE 7040–01–P State of North Carolina: Monroe Connector/Bypass, Federal Aid No. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION STP–NHF–74(90), from US 74 near I– 485 in Mecklenburg County to US 74 Federal Highway Administration between the towns of Wingate and Marshville in Union County, North Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions Carolina. The project is also known as on Proposed Highway in North State Transportation Improvement Carolina Program (STIP) Projects R–3329 and R– 2559. The project is an approximately AGENCY: Federal Highway 20-mile long, multi-lane, fully accessAdministration (FHWA), DOT controlled, new location toll road. The ACTION: Notice of Limitation on Claims for Judicial Review of Actions by FHWA project follows existing US 74 for approximately one mile from just east of and Other Federal Agencies. I–485 to east of Stallings Road (SR 1365) SUMMARY: This notice announces actions and then proceeds eastward on a new taken by the FHWA and other Federal location alignment from east of Stallings agencies that are final within the Road to the project terminus at existing meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139 (l)(1). The US 74 between the towns of Wingate actions relate to a proposed highway and Marshville. The actions by the Federal agencies, project, the Monroe Connector Bypass, a and the laws under which such actions controlled-access toll road extending were taken, are described in the from US 74 near I–485 in Mecklenburg Combined Final Supplemental Final County to US 74 between the towns of Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) Wingate and Marshville in Union and Record of Decision (ROD), approved County, North Carolina. Those actions on May 15, 2014, and in other grant licenses, permits, and approvals documents in the FHWA administrative for the project. VerDate Mar<15>2010 20:23 Jul 10, 2014 Jkt 232001 DATES: PO 00000 Frm 00134 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 40191 record. The Final Supplemental Final EIS/ROD and other documents in the FHWA administrative record file are available by contacting the FHWA or NCDOT at the addresses provided above. The Final Supplemental Final EIS/ROD can be viewed and downloaded from the project Web site at http://www.ncdot.gov/projects/ monroeconnector/ projectResources.html. A final decision regarding Section 404 permits for this project has not yet been made. This notice, therefore, does not apply to the Section 404 permitting process for this project. This notice applies to all Federal agency actions and 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 (MBTA) [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 (ARPA) [16 U.S.C. 470(aa)–470(II)]; Archeological and Historic Preservation Act (AHPA) [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)]; 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)]; Wild and Scenic Rivers Act [16 U.S.C. 1271–1287]; Emergency Wetlands Resources Act [16 E:\FR\FM\11JYN1.SGM 11JYN1 40192 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 133 / Friday, July 11, 2014 / Notices U.S.C. 3921, 3931]; Wetlands Mitigation [23 U.S.C. 119(g)]; 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. 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: June 26, 2014. George W. Hoops, P.E., Major Project Engineer, Raleigh, North Carolina. [FR Doc. 2014–15744 Filed 7–10–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–RY–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration [Docket No. FMCSA 2014–0240] Agency Information Collection Activities; Revision of a Currently Approved Collection: Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), DOT. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, FMCSA announces its plan to submit the Information Collection Request (ICR) described below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for its review and approval and invites public comment. The FMCSA requests approval to revise an existing ICR titled, ‘‘Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery,’’ due to an increase in the annual cost to respondents. This ICR tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 20:23 Jul 10, 2014 Jkt 232001 will allow for ongoing, collaborative and actionable communication between FMCSA and its customers and stakeholders. It will also allow feedback to contribute directly to the improvement of program management. On April 18, 2014, FMCSA published a Federal Register notice allowing for a 60-day comment period on this ICR. The agency received no comments in response to that notice. DATES: Please send your comments to this notice by August 11, 2014. OMB must receive your comments by this date to act quickly on the ICR. ADDRESSES: All comments should reference Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) Docket Number FMCSA–2014–0240. Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on the proposed information collection to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget. Comments should be addressed to the attention of the Desk Officer, Department of Transportation/Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, and sent via electronic mail to oira_submission@ omb.eop.gov, faxed to (202) 395–6974, or mailed to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Docket Library, Room 10102, 725 17th Street NW., Washington, DC 20503. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Brian Ronk, Program Manager, FMCSA, Office of Enforcement and Program Delivery, Outreach Division/MC–ESO. Telephone (202) 366–1072; or email brian.ronk@dot.gov. Department of Transportation, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC 20590. Mr. Jeff Loftus,, Supervisory Transportation Specialist, Technology Division/MC–RRT, Office of Analysis, Research and Technology, Telephone (202) 385–2363; or email jeff.loftus@ dot.gov, Department of Transportation, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC 20590. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery. OMB Control Number: 2126–0049. Type of Request: Revision of a currently-approved information collection. Respondents: State and local agencies, general public and stakeholders, original equipment manufacturers (OEM) and suppliers to the commercial motor vehicle (CMV) industry, fleets, owner-operators, state CMV safety agencies, research organizations and PO 00000 Frm 00135 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 contractors, news organizations, safety advocacy groups, and other Federal agencies. Estimated Number of Respondents: 14,100. Estimated Time per Response: Range from 5—30 minutes. Expiration Date: September 30, 2014. Frequency of Response: Generally, on an annual basis. Estimated Total Annual Burden: 3,450. Background: Executive Order 12862 ‘‘Setting Customer Service Standards,’’ direct Federal agencies to provide service to the public that matches or exceeds the best service available in the private sector (58 FR 48257, Sept. 11, 1993). In order to work continuously to ensure that our programs are effective and meet our customers’ needs, FMCSA seeks to obtain OMB approval of a generic clearance to collect qualitative feedback from our customers on our service delivery. The surveys covered in this generic clearance will provide a means for FMCSA to collect this data directly from our customers. The information collected from our customers and stakeholders will help ensure that users have an effective, efficient, and satisfying experience with FMCSA’s programs. This feedback will provide insights into customer or stakeholder perceptions, experiences and expectations, provide an early warning of issues with service, or focus attention on areas where communication, training or changes in operations might improve delivery of products or services. It will also allow feedback to contribute directly to the improvement of program management. The responses to the surveys will be voluntary and will not involve information that is required by regulations. Public Comments Invited FMCSA requests that you comment on any aspect of this information collection, including: (1) Whether the proposed collection is necessary for FMCSA to perform its functions, (2) the accuracy of the estimated burden, (3) ways for the FMCSA to enhance the quality, usefulness, and clarity of the collected information, and (4) ways that the burden could be minimized without reducing the quality of the collected information. 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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 133 (Friday, July 11, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Pages 40191-40192]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-15744]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Highway Administration


Notice of 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 
(l)(1). The actions relate to a proposed highway project, the Monroe 
Connector Bypass, a controlled-access toll road extending from US 74 
near I-485 in Mecklenburg County to US 74 between the towns of Wingate 
and Marshville in Union 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 (l)(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 December 4, 2014. If the 
Federal law that authorizes judicial review of a claim provides a time 
period of less than 150 days for filing such claim, then that shorter 
time period still applies.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. George W. Hoops, P.E., Major 
Projects Engineer, Federal Highway Administration, 310 New Bern Avenue, 
Suite 410, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601-1418; Telephone: (919) 747-
7022; email: george.hoops@dot.gov. FHWA North Carolina Division 
Office's normal business hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Eastern Standard 
Time). Mr. Richard W. Hancock, P.E., 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: 
rwhancock@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 Standard Time).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that the FHWA and 
other Federal agencies have taken final agency actions subject to 23 
U.S.C. 139 (l)(1) by issuing licenses, permits, and approvals for the 
following highway project in the State of North Carolina: Monroe 
Connector/Bypass, Federal Aid No. STP-NHF-74(90), from US 74 near I-485 
in Mecklenburg County to US 74 between the towns of Wingate and 
Marshville in Union County, North Carolina. The project is also known 
as State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) Projects R-3329 and 
R-2559. The project is an approximately 20-mile long, multi-lane, fully 
access-controlled, new location toll road. The project follows existing 
US 74 for approximately one mile from just east of I-485 to east of 
Stallings Road (SR 1365) and then proceeds eastward on a new location 
alignment from east of Stallings Road to the project terminus at 
existing US 74 between the towns of Wingate and Marshville.
    The actions by the Federal agencies, and the laws under which such 
actions were taken, are described in the Combined Final Supplemental 
Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) and Record of Decision 
(ROD), approved on May 15, 2014, and in other documents in the FHWA 
administrative record. The Final Supplemental Final EIS/ROD and other 
documents in the FHWA administrative record file are available by 
contacting the FHWA or NCDOT at the addresses provided above. The Final 
Supplemental Final EIS/ROD can be viewed and downloaded from the 
project Web site at http://www.ncdot.gov/projects/monroeconnector/projectResources.html. A final decision regarding Section 404 permits 
for this project has not yet been made. This notice, therefore, does 
not apply to the Section 404 permitting process for this project. This 
notice applies to all Federal agency actions and 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 
(MBTA) [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 (ARPA) [16 U.S.C. 
470(aa)-470(II)]; Archeological and Historic Preservation Act (AHPA) 
[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)]; 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)]; Wild and Scenic Rivers Act [16 
U.S.C. 1271-1287]; Emergency Wetlands Resources Act [16

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U.S.C. 3921, 3931]; Wetlands Mitigation [23 U.S.C. 119(g)]; 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. 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. Sec.  139 (l)(1)

    Issued on: June 26, 2014.
George W. Hoops, P.E.,
Major Project Engineer, Raleigh, North Carolina.
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