Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in California, 53509-53510 [2014-21437]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 174 / Tuesday, September 9, 2014 / Notices of the information collection; and (d) ways that the burden could be minimized without reducing the quality of the collected information. The agency will summarize and/or include your comments in the request for OMB’s clearance of this information collection. Issued in Washington, DC, on September 3, 2014. Albert R. Spence, FAA Assistant Information Collection Clearance Officer, IT Enterprises Business Services Division, ASP–110. [FR Doc. 2014–21461 Filed 9–8–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–13–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Aviation Administration Agency Information Collection Activities: Requests for Comments; Clearance of Renewed Approval of Information Collection: Reporting of Laser Illumination of Aircraft Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, FAA invites public comments about our intention to request the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for to renew an information collection. This collection covers the reporting of unauthorized illumination of aircraft by lasers. DATES: Written comments should be submitted by November 10, 2014. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kathy DePaepe at (405) 954–9362, or by email at: Kathy.DePaepe@faa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OMB Control Number: 2120–0698. Title: Reporting of Laser Illumination of Aircraft. Form Numbers: Advisory Circular 70– 2. Type of Review: Renewal of an information collection. Background: Advisory Circular 70–2 provides guidance to civilian air crews on the reporting of laser illumination incidents and recommended mitigation actions to be taken in order to ensure continued safe and orderly flight operations. Information is collected from pilots and aircrews that are affected by an unauthorized illumination by lasers. The requested reporting involves an immediate broadcast notification to Air Traffic Control (ATC) when the incident occurs, as well as a broadcast warning of the incident if the aircrew is flying in tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:39 Sep 08, 2014 Jkt 232001 uncontrolled airspace. In addition, the AC requests that the aircrew supply a written report of the incident and send it by fax or email to the Washington Operations Control Complex (WOCC) as soon as possible. Respondents: Approximately 1,100 pilots and crewmembers. Frequency: Information is collected on occasion. Estimated Average Burden per Response: 10 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden: 183 hours. ADDRESSES: Send comments to the FAA at the following address: Ms. Kathy DePaepe, Room 126B, Federal Aviation Administration, ASP–110, 6500 S. 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[FR Doc. 2014–21448 Filed 9–8–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–13–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Highway Administration Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in California Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of Limitation on Claims for Judicial Review of Actions by the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327, and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Marine Fisheries Service. AGENCY: The FHWA, on behalf of Caltrans, is issuing this notice to announce actions taken by Caltrans, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service that are final within the SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00104 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 53509 meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The actions relate to a proposed highway project known as South Coast 101 HOV Lanes that adds one lane in each direction on U.S. 101 between Bailard Avenue in the City of Carpinteria and Cabrillo Boulevard in the City of Santa Barbara, in the County of Santa Barbara, State of California. Those actions grant licenses, permits, and approvals for the project. DATES: By this notice, the FHWA, on behalf of Caltrans, 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 6, 2015. 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: For Caltrans: Jason Wilkinson, Environmental Branch Chief, Caltrans, 50 Higuera Street, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., (805) 542–4663 or Jason.wilkinson@dot.ca.gov. For U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service: Steve Henry, Deputy Field Supervisor, Ventura Fish and Wildlife Office, 2493 Portola Road, Suite B, Ventura, CA 93003, Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (805) 644–1766, ext 307 or steve.henry@ fws.gov. For NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service: Rodney McInnis, Administrator, Southwest Region, 501 W. Ocean Blvd., Suite 4200, Long Beach, CA 90802–4213, Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (562) 980–4005. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Effective July 1, 2007, the FHWA assigned, and the Caltrans assumed, environmental responsibilities for this project pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327. Notice is hereby given that the Caltrans, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service 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 California: The project will construct one part-time high occupancy vehicle (HOV) lane in each direction on U.S. 101 for approximately 10 miles between the City of Carpinteria and Cabrillo Boulevard in the City of Santa Barbara. The project would also reconstruct two interchanges at Sheffield Drive and Cabrillo Boulevard, including replacing the left ramps with new right side ramps. The project limits begin 0.22 miles south of the Bailard Avenue overcrossing in the City of Carpinteria to Sycamore Creek in the E:\FR\FM\09SEN1.SGM 09SEN1 53510 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 174 / Tuesday, September 9, 2014 / Notices tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES City of Santa Barbara. The primary purpose of the project is to reduce existing congestion in the 101 corridor. The actions by the Federal agencies, and the laws under which such actions were taken, are described in the Environmental Assessment/Finding of No Significant Impact (EA/FONSI) for the project, approved on August 26, 2014 and in other documents in the FHWA project records. The EA/FONSI and other project records are available by contacting Caltrans as provided above. The Caltrans EA/FONSI can be viewed and downloaded from the Caltrans project Web site at: http:// www.dot.ca.gov/dist05/projects/sb_ 101hov/index.html or viewed at four public libraries in the project area. 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– 4335]. 2. Air: Clean Air Act [23 U.S.C. 109 (j) and 42 U.S.C. 7521(a)]. 3. Historic and Cultural Resources: National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, as amended (NHPA), 16 U.S.C. 470 (f) et seq.]; Archeological Resources Protection Act of 1977 [16 U.S.C. 470(aa)–470 (ll)]; 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]. 4. Wildlife: Federal Endangered Species Act [16 U.S.C. 1531–1543]; Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act [16 U.S.C. 661–666(C); Migratory Bird Treaty Act [16 U.S.C. 760c–760g]. 5. Social and Economic: NEPA implementation [23 U.S.C. 109(h)]; Civil Rights Act of 1964 [42 U.S.C. 2000(d)–2000(d)(1)]. 6. Wetlands and Water Resources: Clean Water Act [33 U.S.C. 1344]. 7. Executive Orders: E.O. 11990 Protection of Wetlands; E.O. 13112 Invasive Species; E.O. 11988 Floodplain management; E.O. 12898 Federal actions to Address Environmental Justice in Minority Populations and Low Income Populations. (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). VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:39 Sep 08, 2014 Jkt 232001 Issued on: September 3, 2014. Jermaine Hannon, Acting Director, Project Delivery, Federal Highway Administration, Sacramento, California. [FR Doc. 2014–21437 Filed 9–8–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–RY–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration [Docket No. FMCSA–2014–0342] Hours of Service of Drivers; Application for American Moving & Storage Association Exemption From the 14-Hour Rule Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of application for exemption; request for comments. AGENCY: FMCSA announces that the American Moving & Storage Association (AMSA) has applied for an exemption for its 3,700 member companies from FMCSA’s regulation prohibiting operators of commercial motor vehicles (CMVs) from driving following the 14th hour after coming on duty. The exemption would enable AMSA’s drivers to drive their CMVs from a residential area, after completion of household goods shipments, to the nearest place offering safety and security. In no case would the drivers be permitted to drive more than 75 miles or 90 minutes after the 14th hour. FMCSA requests public comment on AMSA’s application for exemption. DATES: Comments must be received on or before October 9, 2014. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments bearing the Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) Docket ID FMCSA– 2014–0342 using any of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: Go to www.regulations.gov. Follow the on-line instructions for submitting comments. • Mail: Docket Management Facility; U.S. Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., West Building Ground Floor, Room W12–140, Washington, DC 20590–0001. • Hand Delivery or Courier: West Building Ground Floor, Room W12–140, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., ET, Monday through Friday, except Federal Holidays. • Fax: 1–202–493–2251. Each submission must include the Agency name and the docket number for this notice. Note that DOT posts all comments received without change to SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00105 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 www.regulations.gov, including any personal information included in a comment. Please see the Privacy Act heading below. Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents or comments, go to www.regulations.gov at any time or visit Room W12–140 on the ground level of the West Building, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., ET, Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. The on-line Federal document management system is available 24 hours each day, 365 days each year. If you want acknowledgment that we received your comments, please include a self-addressed, stamped envelope or postcard or print the acknowledgement page that appears after submitting comments on-line. Privacy Act: In accordance with 5 U.S.C. 553(c), DOT solicits comments from the public to better inform its rulemaking process. DOT posts these comments, without edit, including any personal information the commenter provides, to www.regulations.gov, as described in the system of records notice (DOT/ALL–14FDAS), which can be reviewed at www.dot.gov/privacy. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For information concerning this notice, contact Ms. Pearlie Robinson, FMCSA Driver and Carrier Operations Division; Office of Carrier, Driver and Vehicle Safety Standards; Telephone: 202–366– 4325. Email: MCPSD@dot.gov. If you have questions on viewing or submitting material to the docket, contact Docket Services, telephone (202) 366–9826. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background FMCSA has authority under 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) and 31315 to grant exemptions from certain parts of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations. FMCSA must publish a notice of each exemption request in the Federal Register (49 CFR 381.315(a)). The Agency must provide the public an opportunity to inspect the information relevant to the application, including any safety analyses that have been conducted. The Agency must also provide an opportunity for public comment on the request. The Agency reviews safety analyses and public comments submitted, and determines whether granting the exemption would likely achieve a level of safety equivalent to, or greater than, the level that would be achieved by the current regulation (49 CFR 381.305). The decision of the Agency must be published in the Federal Register (49 CFR 381.315(b)) with the reasons for denying or granting the application and, E:\FR\FM\09SEN1.SGM 09SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 174 (Tuesday, September 9, 2014)]
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[FR Doc No: 2014-21437]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Highway Administration


Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in 
California

AGENCY: Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT.

ACTION: Notice of Limitation on Claims for Judicial Review of Actions 
by the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), pursuant to 
23 U.S.C. 327, and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and National Oceanic 
and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Marine Fisheries 
Service.

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SUMMARY: The FHWA, on behalf of Caltrans, is issuing this notice to 
announce actions taken by Caltrans, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and 
NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service that are final within the 
meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The actions relate to a proposed 
highway project known as South Coast 101 HOV Lanes that adds one lane 
in each direction on U.S. 101 between Bailard Avenue in the City of 
Carpinteria and Cabrillo Boulevard in the City of Santa Barbara, in the 
County of Santa Barbara, State of California. Those actions grant 
licenses, permits, and approvals for the project.

DATES: By this notice, the FHWA, on behalf of Caltrans, 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 
6, 2015. 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: For Caltrans: Jason Wilkinson, 
Environmental Branch Chief, Caltrans, 50 Higuera Street, San Luis 
Obispo, CA 93401, Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., (805) 542-
4663 or Jason.wilkinson@dot.ca.gov. For U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service: 
Steve Henry, Deputy Field Supervisor, Ventura Fish and Wildlife Office, 
2493 Portola Road, Suite B, Ventura, CA 93003, Monday through Friday 8 
a.m. to 5 p.m. (805) 644-1766, ext 307 or steve.henry@fws.gov. For NOAA 
National Marine Fisheries Service: Rodney McInnis, Administrator, 
Southwest Region, 501 W. Ocean Blvd., Suite 4200, Long Beach, CA 90802-
4213, Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (562) 980-4005.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Effective July 1, 2007, the FHWA assigned, 
and the Caltrans assumed, environmental responsibilities for this 
project pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327. Notice is hereby given that the 
Caltrans, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and NOAA National Marine 
Fisheries Service 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 California: The project will construct 
one part-time high occupancy vehicle (HOV) lane in each direction on 
U.S. 101 for approximately 10 miles between the City of Carpinteria and 
Cabrillo Boulevard in the City of Santa Barbara. The project would also 
reconstruct two interchanges at Sheffield Drive and Cabrillo Boulevard, 
including replacing the left ramps with new right side ramps. The 
project limits begin 0.22 miles south of the Bailard Avenue 
overcrossing in the City of Carpinteria to Sycamore Creek in the

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City of Santa Barbara. The primary purpose of the project is to reduce 
existing congestion in the 101 corridor. The actions by the Federal 
agencies, and the laws under which such actions were taken, are 
described in the Environmental Assessment/Finding of No Significant 
Impact (EA/FONSI) for the project, approved on August 26, 2014 and in 
other documents in the FHWA project records. The EA/FONSI and other 
project records are available by contacting Caltrans as provided above. 
The Caltrans EA/FONSI can be viewed and downloaded from the Caltrans 
project Web site at: http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist05/projects/
sb101hov/index.html or viewed at four public libraries in the 
project area. 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-
4335].
2. Air: Clean Air Act [23 U.S.C. 109 (j) and 42 U.S.C. 7521(a)].
3. Historic and Cultural Resources: National Historic Preservation Act 
of 1966, as amended (NHPA), 16 U.S.C. 470 (f) et seq.]; Archeological 
Resources Protection Act of 1977 [16 U.S.C. 470(aa)-470 (ll)]; 
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].
4. Wildlife: Federal Endangered Species Act [16 U.S.C. 1531-1543]; Fish 
and Wildlife Coordination Act [16 U.S.C. 661-666(C); Migratory Bird 
Treaty Act [16 U.S.C. 760c-760g].
5. Social and Economic: NEPA implementation [23 U.S.C. 109(h)]; Civil 
Rights Act of 1964 [42 U.S.C. 2000(d)-2000(d)(1)].
6. Wetlands and Water Resources: Clean Water Act [33 U.S.C. 1344].
7. Executive Orders: E.O. 11990 Protection of Wetlands; E.O. 13112 
Invasive Species; E.O. 11988 Floodplain management; E.O. 12898 Federal 
actions to Address Environmental Justice in Minority Populations and 
Low Income Populations.

(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: September 3, 2014.
Jermaine Hannon,
Acting Director, Project Delivery, Federal Highway Administration, 
Sacramento, California.
[FR Doc. 2014-21437 Filed 9-8-14; 8:45 am]
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