Norfolk Southern Railway Company-Discontinuance of Service Exemption-in Clermont, Brown and Adams Counties, Ohio, 67544-67545 [2014-26827]

Download as PDF 67544 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 219 / Thursday, November 13, 2014 / Notices the Public Scoping Meetings in September of 2012 remain unchanged. Yvette G. Taylor, Regional Administrator, FTA Region IV. [FR Doc. 2014–26769 Filed 11–12–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Transit Administration BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Maritime Administration Federal Transit Administration (FTA), DOT. ACTION: Rescind Notice of Intent to prepare an environmental impact statement and environmental assessment. AGENCY: The FTA in cooperation with the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) is issuing this notice to advise the public that the Notice of Intent (NOI) to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) and Environmental Assessment (EA) for the proposed public transportation improvement project in the City of Atlanta and DeKalb County, Georgia is being rescinded. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Stan Mitchell, Environmental Protection Specialist, Federal Transit Administration Region IV, 230 Peachtree Street NW., Atlanta, GA 30303, phone 404–865–5643, email stanley.a.mitchell@dot.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The FTA, as lead federal agency, and MARTA published a NOI on August 28, 2012 (77 FR 52128) to prepare an EIS and EA for the MARTA I–20 East Transit Initiative project. This project would extend the existing east-west rail Heavy Rail Transit (HRT) line from the Indian Creek Station to the Mall at Stonecrest in eastern DeKalb County and also create a new Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) service along I–20 between downtown Atlanta and a new station at Wesley Chapel Road, east of I–285 in DeKalb County. Since that time, FTA and MARTA have conducted scoping activities which have led to reevaluating the project in terms of Purpose and Need. Based on these scoping activities, FTA is rescinding the August 28, 2012 NOI, and, in today’s issue of the Federal Register, is issuing a new NOI for the HRT extension. The environmental impacts of the BRT service along I–20 tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:16 Nov 12, 2014 Jkt 235001 Yvette G. Taylor, Regional Administrator, FTA Region IV. [FR Doc. 2014–26768 Filed 11–12–14; 8:45 am] Notice to Rescind Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement and Environmental Assessment for the I–20 East Transit Initiative in the City of Atlanta and DeKalb County, Georgia SUMMARY: will be evaluated as a separate project in an environmental assessment. No changes will be made to the HRT or BRT services as described in the August 28, 2012 NOI. Comments and questions concerning the proposed action should be directed to FTA at the address provided above. [Docket No. DOT–MARAD 2014–0140] Request for Comments of a Previously Approved Information Collection: Request for Waiver of Service Obligation, Request for Deferment of Service Obligation, Application for Review Maritime Administration (MARAD), Department of Transportation. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), this notice announces that the Information Collection Request (ICR) abstracted below is being forwarded to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comments. A Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on the following information collection was published on July 14, 2014 (Federal Register 40836, Vol. 79, No. 134). DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before December 15, 2014. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Anne Wehde, 202–366–5469, Office of Maritime Workforce Development, Maritime Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC 20590. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Request for Waiver of Service Obligation, Request for Deferment of Service Obligation, Application for Review. OMB Control Number: 2133–0510. Type of Request: Renewal of a Previously Approved Information Collection. Abstract: This information collection is essential for determining if a student or graduate of the United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) or subsidized student or graduate of a SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00133 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 State maritime academy has a waive able situation preventing them from fulfilling the requirements of a service obligation contract signed at the time of their enrollment in a Federal maritime training program. It also permits the Maritime Administration (MARAD) to determine if a graduate, who wishes to defer the service obligation to attend graduate school, is eligible to receive a deferment. Their service obligation is required by law. Affected Public: U.S. Merchant Marine Academy students and graduates, and subsidized students and graduates. Estimated Number of Respondents: 11. Estimated Number of Responses: 11. Annual Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 3.30. ADDRESSES: Send comments regarding the burden estimate, including suggestions for reducing the burden, to the Office of Management and Budget, Attention: Desk Officer for the Office of the Secretary of Transportation, 725 17th Street NW., Washington, DC 20503. Comments are invited on: Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Department, including whether the information will have practical utility; the accuracy of the Department’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995; 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended; and 49 CFR 1.93. Dated: November 6, 2014. Julie P. Agarwal, Secretary, Maritime Administration. [FR Doc. 2014–26846 Filed 11–12–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–81–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Surface Transportation Board [Docket No. AB 290 (Sub-No. 370X)] Norfolk Southern Railway Company— Discontinuance of Service Exemption—in Clermont, Brown and Adams Counties, Ohio AGENCY: Surface Transportation Board, DOT. Correction to notice of petition for exemption. ACTION: E:\FR\FM\13NON1.SGM 13NON1 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 219 / Thursday, November 13, 2014 / Notices On September 30, 2014, Norfolk Southern Railway Company (NSR) filed with the Surface Transportation Board a petition under 49 U.S.C. 10502 for exemption from the provisions of 49 U.S.C. 10903 to discontinue rail service over approximately 40.7 miles of rail line between milepost CT 32.83 at Williamsburg and milepost CT 73.50 at Plum Run in Clermont, Brown and Adams Counties, Ohio. On October 20, 2014, notice of the petition for exemption was served and published in the Federal Register (79 FR 62,708). The notice erroneously stated that replies to the petition were due on or before October 30, 2014. This notice corrects that statement. Replies are due on or before November 10, 2014. All other information in the notice is correct. Board decisions and notices are available on our Web site at ‘‘WWW.STB.DOT.GOV.’’ Decided: November 6, 2014. By the Board, Rachel D. Campbell, Director, Office of Proceedings. Brendetta S. Jones, Clearance Clerk. [FR Doc. 2014–26827 Filed 11–12–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P U.S.-CHINA ECONOMIC AND SECURITY REVIEW COMMISSION Notice of Open Public Hearing U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission. ACTION: Notice of Official Public Release of the Commission’s 2014 Annual Report to Congress on November 20, 2014, Washington, DC. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given of the following public hearing of the U.S.China Economic and Security Review Commission. Name: Dennis C. Shea, Chairman of the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission. The Commission is mandated by Congress to investigate, assess, and report to Congress annually on ‘‘the national security implications of the economic relationship between the United States and the People’s Republic of China.’’ Pursuant to this mandate, the Commission will hold an official public release of the Commission’s 2014 Annual Report to Congress on November 20, 2014. Purpose of Meeting: Pursuant to this mandate, the Commission will hold an official public conference in Washington, DC to release the 2014 Annual Report on November 20, 2014. The Commission is subject to the Federal Advisory Committee Act tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:16 Nov 12, 2014 Jkt 235001 (FACA) with the enactment of the Science, State, Justice, Commerce and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006 that was signed into law on November 22, 2005 (Pub. L. 109–108). In accord with FACA, meetings of the Commission to make decisions concerning the substance and recommendations of its 2014 Annual Report to Congress are open to the public. Topics Addressed The Commission’s 2014 Annual Report contains the following chapters and sections: Chapter 1: U.S.-China Economic and Trade Relations Section 1: Year in Review: Economics and Trade Section 2: U.S.-China Bilateral Trade and Economic Challenges Section 3: China’s Health Care Industry, Drug Safety, and Market Access for U.S. Medical Goods and Services Section 4: U.S.-China Clean Energy Cooperation Chapter 2: Military and Security Issues Involving China Section 1: Year in Review: Security and Foreign Affairs Section 2: China’s Military Modernization Section 3: China’s Domestic Stability Chapter 3: China and the World Section 1: China and Asia’s Evolving Security Architecture Section 2: Recent Developments in China’s Relationship with North Korea Section 3: Taiwan Section 4: Hong Kong Location, Date and Time: Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2118. Thursday, November 20, 2014, 9:30 a.m. Eastern Time. Please check our Web site, www.uscc.gov, for possible changes to public meeting. Reservations are not required to attend the hearing. Any member of the public seeking further information concerning the hearing should contact Reed Eckhold, 444 North Capitol Street NW., Suite 602, Washington, DC 20001; phone: 202– 624–1496, or via email at reckhold@ uscc.gov. Reservations are not required to attend the hearing. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Authority: Congress created the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission in 2000 in the National Defense Authorization Act (Public Law 106–398), as amended by Division P of the Consolidated Appropriations Resolution, 2003 (Pub. L. 108–7), as amended by Public Law 109–108 (November 22, 2005). Dated: November 7, 2014. Michael Danis, Executive Director, U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission. [FR Doc. 2014–26892 Filed 11–12–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 1137–00–P PO 00000 Frm 00134 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 67545 DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0778] Agency Information Collection (Disability Benefits Questionnaires— Group 3) Activity Under OMB Review Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501–3521), this notice announces that the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs, will submit the collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes the nature of the information collection and its expected cost and burden; it includes the actual data collection instrument. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before December 15, 2014. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through www.Regulations.gov, or to Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Attn: VA Desk Officer; 725 17th St. NW., Washington, DC 20503 or sent through electronic mail to oira_submission@ omb.eop.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0778’’ in any correspondence. SUMMARY: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Crystal Rennie, Enterprise Records Service (005R1B), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 632– 7492 or email crystal.rennie@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900– 0778.’’ SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Titles: a. Central Nervous System and Neuromusculo Diseases, Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21– 0960C–5. b. Headaches (Including Migraine Headaches), Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21–0960C–8. c. Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Disability Benefits Questionnaire, VA Form 21– 0960C–9. d. 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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 219 (Thursday, November 13, 2014)]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-26827]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Surface Transportation Board

[Docket No. AB 290 (Sub-No. 370X)]


Norfolk Southern Railway Company--Discontinuance of Service 
Exemption--in Clermont, Brown and Adams Counties, Ohio

AGENCY: Surface Transportation Board, DOT.

ACTION: Correction to notice of petition for exemption.

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    On September 30, 2014, Norfolk Southern Railway Company (NSR) filed 
with the Surface Transportation Board a petition under 49 U.S.C. 10502 
for exemption from the provisions of 49 U.S.C. 10903 to discontinue 
rail service over approximately 40.7 miles of rail line between 
milepost CT 32.83 at Williamsburg and milepost CT 73.50 at Plum Run in 
Clermont, Brown and Adams Counties, Ohio.
    On October 20, 2014, notice of the petition for exemption was 
served and published in the Federal Register (79 FR 62,708). The notice 
erroneously stated that replies to the petition were due on or before 
October 30, 2014. This notice corrects that statement. Replies are due 
on or before November 10, 2014. All other information in the notice is 
correct.
    Board decisions and notices are available on our Web site at 
``WWW.STB.DOT.GOV.''

    Decided: November 6, 2014.

    By the Board, Rachel D. Campbell, Director, Office of 
Proceedings.
Brendetta S. Jones,
Clearance Clerk.
[FR Doc. 2014-26827 Filed 11-12-14; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4915-01-P