Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in California, 58327-58328 [2015-24569]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 187 / Monday, September 28, 2015 / Notices tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES withdrawal of up to 0.499 mgd (peak day) (Docket No. 20110907). 16. Project Sponsor and Facility: Shrewsbury Borough, York County, Pa. Renewal and modification to increase groundwater withdrawal by an additional 0.024 mgd (30-day average), for a total of up to 0.089 mgd (30-day average) from the Blouse Well (Docket No. 19820103). 17. Project Sponsor and Facility: Shrewsbury Borough, York County, Pa. Renewal of groundwater withdrawal of up to 0.099 mgd (30-day average) from the Smith Well (Docket No. 19811203). 18. Project Sponsor and Facility: Talisman Energy USA Inc. (Wappasening Creek), Windham Township, Bradford County, Pa. Renewal of surface water withdrawal of up to 1.000 mgd (peak day) (Docket No. 20110621). 19. Project Sponsor: UGI Development Company. Project Facility: Hunlock Creek Energy Center, Hunlock Township, Luzerne County, Pa. Modification to increase consumptive water use by an additional 1.526 mgd (peak day), for a total of up to 2.396 mgd (peak day) (Docket No. 20090916). 20. Project Sponsor and Facility: XTO Energy, Inc. (West Branch Susquehanna River), Chapman Township, Clinton County, Pa. Renewal of surface water withdrawal of up to 2.000 mgd (peak day) (Docket No. 20110911). Project Applications Tabled The Commission tabled action on the following project applications: 1. Project Sponsor and Facility: Furman Foods, Inc., Point Township, Northumberland County, Pa. Application for renewal of groundwater withdrawal of up to 0.320 mgd (30-day average) from Well 1 (Docket No. 19850901). 2. Project Sponsor and Facility: Furman Foods, Inc., Point Township, Northumberland County, Pa. Application for renewal of groundwater withdrawal of up to 0.190 mgd (30-day average) from Well 4 (Docket No. 19850901). 3. Project Sponsor and Facility: Furman Foods, Inc., Point Township, Northumberland County, Pa. Application for renewal of groundwater withdrawal of up to 0.090 mgd (30-day average) from Well 7 (Docket No. 19850901). 4. Project Sponsor: Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of Conservation and Restoration. Project Facility: Cresson Mine Drainage Treatment Plant, Cresson Borough, Cambria County, Pa. Application for groundwater withdrawal from Argyle Stone Bridge VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:19 Sep 25, 2015 Jkt 235001 Well for inclusion in treatment of up to 6.300 mgd (30-day average) from four sources. 5. Project Sponsor: Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of Conservation and Restoration. Project Facility: Cresson Mine Drainage Treatment Plant, Cresson Township, Cambria County, Pa. Application for groundwater withdrawal from Cresson No. 9 Well for inclusion in treatment of up to 6.300 mgd (30-day average) from four sources. 6. Project Sponsor: Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of Conservation and Restoration. Project Facility: Cresson Mine Drainage Treatment Plant, Gallitzin Township, Cambria County, Pa. Application for groundwater withdrawal from Gallitzin Shaft Well 2A (Gallitzin Shaft #2) for inclusion in treatment of up to 6.300 mgd (30-day average) from four sources. 7. Project Sponsor: Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of Conservation and Restoration. Project Facility: Cresson Mine Drainage Treatment Plant, Gallitzin Township, Cambria County, Pa. Application for groundwater withdrawal from Gallitzin Shaft Well 2B (Gallitzin Shaft #1) for inclusion in treatment of up to 6.300 mgd (30-day average) from four sources. 8. Project Sponsor and Facility: SWN Production Company, LLC (Tioga River), Hamilton Township, Tioga County, Pa. Application for surface water withdrawal of up to 2.000 mgd (peak day). Request for Conditional Transfer Approved The Commission approved the following request for conditional transfer: 1. Panda Power Funds request for transfer of ownership of Hummel Station LLC (Docket Nos. 20081222 and 20081222–2). Transferred dockets will include modification of conditions requiring mitigation of all consumptively used water. Authority: Pub. L. 91–575, 84 Stat. 1509 et seq., 18 CFR parts 806, 807, and 808. Dated: September 22, 2015. Stephanie L. Richardson, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2015–24513 Filed 9–25–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7040–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00097 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 58327 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. AGENCY: The FHWA, on behalf of Caltrans, is issuing this notice to announce actions taken by Caltrans, that are final within the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The actions relate to a proposed highway project, the United States (US) 101 Express Lanes Project from Post Miles 16.00 to 52.55 on US 101, and Post Miles 23.0 to 24.1 on State Route 85 in the County of Santa Clara, 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 25, 2016. 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: Cristin Hallissy, Branch Chief, Environmental Analysis Branch, California Department of Transportation, District 4, 111 Grand Avenue, Oakland, CA 94612; telephone 510–622–8717; email cristin.hallissy@ dot.ca.gov. Normal business hours for the Environmental Analysis Branch are 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Pacific Time). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Effective July 1, 2007, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) assigned, and the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) assumed, environmental responsibilities for this project pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327. Notice is hereby given that the Caltrans has 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 US 101 Express Lanes Project would convert the existing northbound and southbound HighOccupancy Vehicle (HOV) lanes on US 101 to express lanes and add a second express lane in both directions between Cochrane Road in Morgan Hill to State Route 85 in San Jose, and between SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\28SEN1.SGM 28SEN1 tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 58328 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 187 / Monday, September 28, 2015 / Notices Blossom Hill Road in San Jose and North Fair Oaks Avenue in Sunnyvale. The conversion of the HOV lanes to express lanes would allow singleoccupant vehicles (SOVs) to pay a toll to use the lanes, while HOVs would continue to use the lanes for free. The purpose of the project is to manage traffic in the congested HOV segments of the US 101 freeway between SR 85 and Oregon Expressway/Embarcadero Road, and maintain consistency with provisions defined in AB 2032 (2004) and AB 574 (2007) to implement express lanes in an HOV lane system in Santa Clara County. The express lanes would extend 36.55 miles in length on US 101 from Cochrane Road in Morgan Hill to Oregon Expressway/Embarcadero Road in Palo Alto and 1.1 miles of SR–85 from the northern end of SR 85 to the US 101/SR–85 interchange in Mountain View. The project would also convert the SR 85/US 101 HOV direct connectors in Mountain View to express lane connectors and add auxiliary lanes in both directions on US 101 between Great America Parkway and Lawrence Expressway, and in the northbound direction between Old Bayshore Freeway and North First Street. The total project length is 37.65 miles. The actions by the Federal agencies, and the laws under which such actions were taken, are described in the Final Environmental Assessment (EA)/ Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for the project, approved on July 21, 2015, and in other documents in the Caltrans project records. The EA/ FONSI and other project records are available by contacting Caltrans at the addresses provided above. The Caltrans EA/FONSI can be viewed and downloaded from the project Web site at https://www.dot.ca.gov/dist4/ envdocs.htm#santaclara. 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 Quality: Clean Air Act [42 U.S.C. 7401–7671(q)]. 3. Wildlife: Endangered Species Act [16 U.S.C. 1531–1544 and Section 1536]; Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act [16 U.S.C. 661–667(d)]; Migratory Bird Treaty Act [16 U.S.C. 703–712]. 4. Historic and Cultural Resources: Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, as amended [16 U.S.C. 470(f) et seq.]; Archaeological VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:19 Sep 25, 2015 Jkt 235001 Resources Protection Act of 1977 [16 U.S.C. 470(aa)–470(ll)]. 5. Social and Economic: Civil Rights Act of 1964 [42 U.S.C. 2000(d)– 2000(d)(1)]. 6. Wetlands and Water Resources: Clean Water Act (Section 404, Section 401, Section 319) [33 U.S.C. 1251– 1377]. 7. Hazardous Waste: Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act of 1980 [42 U.S.C. 9601–9628]; Toxic Substances Control Act [15 U.S.C. 2601–2629]; Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act [7 U.S.C. 121–134]; Occupational Safety and Health Act [29 U.S.C. 651]; Resource Conservation and Recovery Act of 1976 [42 U.S.C. 6901]. 9. Executive Orders: E.O. 11988, Floodplain Management; E.O. 12898, Federal Actions to Address Environmental Justice in Minority Populations and Low Income Populations; E.O. 13112, Invasive Species; E.O. 12088, Federal Compliance with Pollution Control Standards. Office of the Secretary (OST), Department of Transportation (Department) or (DOT). ACTION: Notice and request for comments. (OMB) for approval of the new information collections described below. On November 12, 2013, the Department gave 60 day notice of its intent to obtain OMB control numbers authorizing the new information collections in its final rule amending the Air Carrier Access Act (ACAA) implementing regulation, 14 CFR part 382 (part 382), Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Disability in Air Travel. The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days of public comment. DATES: Comments on this notice must be received by October 28, 2015. ADDRESSES: Your comments should be identified by Docket No. DOT–OST– 2011–0177 and may be submitted through one of the following methods: • Office of Management and Budget, Attention: Desk Officer for U.S. Department of Transportation, Office of the Secretary of Transportation, 725 17th Street NW., Washington, DC 20503, • email: oira_submission@ omb.eop.gov. • Fax: (202) 395–5806. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Maegan L. Johnson or Blane A. Workie, Office of the General Counsel, Office of the Secretary, U.S. Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE, Washington, DC, 20590, 202–366–9342 (Voice), 202–366–7152 (Fax), or Maegan.johnson@dot.gov (Email). Arrangements to receive this document in an alternative format may be made by contacting the above-named individuals. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background: The ACAA, 49 U.S.C. 41705, prohibits discriminatory treatment of persons with disabilities in air transportation. On November 12, 2013, the Department published a final rule amending its ACAA regulation, 14 CFR part 382, to require airlines to ensure that the public facing Web pages on their primary Web sites are accessible to individuals with disabilities. 78 FR 67882 (November 12, 2013). Covered carriers are U.S. and foreign air carriers that operate at least one aircraft having a designed seating capacity of more than 60 passengers and own or control a primary Web site that markets passenger air transportation or a tour, or tour component that must be purchased with air transportation, to the general public in the United States.1 In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35, as amended), this notice announces that the Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Office of the Secretary (OST) is submitting a request to the Office of Management Budget 1 While there are approximately 175 U.S. and foreign air carriers that conduct passenger-carrying service to, from, or in the United States with at least one aircraft having a designed seating capacity of more than 60 seats, not all of those carriers have a primary Web site that markets passenger air transportation to the general public in the U.S. After conducting a sample review of carrier Web sites, the (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). Matthew Schmitz, Director, Project Delivery, Federal Highway Administration, Sacramento, California. [FR Doc. 2015–24569 Filed 9–25–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–RY–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Office of the Secretary [Docket No. DOT–OST–2011–0177] RIN 2105–AD96 30-Day Notice of Application for New Information Collection Request OMB No. 2105–XXXX: Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Disability in Air Travel AGENCY: SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00098 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\28SEN1.SGM 28SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 187 (Monday, September 28, 2015)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2015-24569]


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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.

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SUMMARY: The FHWA, on behalf of Caltrans, is issuing this notice to 
announce actions taken by Caltrans, that are final within the meaning 
of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The actions relate to a proposed highway 
project, the United States (US) 101 Express Lanes Project from Post 
Miles 16.00 to 52.55 on US 101, and Post Miles 23.0 to 24.1 on State 
Route 85 in the County of Santa Clara, 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 
25, 2016. 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: Cristin Hallissy, Branch 
Chief, Environmental Analysis Branch, California Department of 
Transportation, District 4, 111 Grand Avenue, Oakland, CA 94612; 
telephone 510-622-8717; email cristin.hallissy@dot.ca.gov. Normal 
business hours for the Environmental Analysis Branch are 8:30 a.m. to 
5:00 p.m. (Pacific Time).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Effective July 1, 2007, the Federal Highway 
Administration (FHWA) assigned, and the California Department of 
Transportation (Caltrans) assumed, environmental responsibilities for 
this project pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327. Notice is hereby given that the 
Caltrans has 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 US 101 Express Lanes Project 
would convert the existing northbound and southbound High-Occupancy 
Vehicle (HOV) lanes on US 101 to express lanes and add a second express 
lane in both directions between Cochrane Road in Morgan Hill to State 
Route 85 in San Jose, and between

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Blossom Hill Road in San Jose and North Fair Oaks Avenue in Sunnyvale. 
The conversion of the HOV lanes to express lanes would allow single-
occupant vehicles (SOVs) to pay a toll to use the lanes, while HOVs 
would continue to use the lanes for free. The purpose of the project is 
to manage traffic in the congested HOV segments of the US 101 freeway 
between SR 85 and Oregon Expressway/Embarcadero Road, and maintain 
consistency with provisions defined in AB 2032 (2004) and AB 574 (2007) 
to implement express lanes in an HOV lane system in Santa Clara County.
    The express lanes would extend 36.55 miles in length on US 101 from 
Cochrane Road in Morgan Hill to Oregon Expressway/Embarcadero Road in 
Palo Alto and 1.1 miles of SR-85 from the northern end of SR 85 to the 
US 101/SR-85 interchange in Mountain View. The project would also 
convert the SR 85/US 101 HOV direct connectors in Mountain View to 
express lane connectors and add auxiliary lanes in both directions on 
US 101 between Great America Parkway and Lawrence Expressway, and in 
the northbound direction between Old Bayshore Freeway and North First 
Street. The total project length is 37.65 miles.
    The actions by the Federal agencies, and the laws under which such 
actions were taken, are described in the Final Environmental Assessment 
(EA)/Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for the project, approved 
on July 21, 2015, and in other documents in the Caltrans project 
records. The EA/FONSI and other project records are available by 
contacting Caltrans at the addresses provided above. The Caltrans EA/
FONSI can be viewed and downloaded from the project Web site at https://www.dot.ca.gov/dist4/envdocs.htm#santaclara.
    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 Quality: Clean Air Act [42 U.S.C. 7401-7671(q)].
    3. Wildlife: Endangered Species Act [16 U.S.C. 1531-1544 and 
Section 1536]; Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act [16 U.S.C. 661-
667(d)]; Migratory Bird Treaty Act [16 U.S.C. 703-712].
    4. Historic and Cultural Resources: Section 106 of the National 
Historic Preservation Act of 1966, as amended [16 U.S.C. 470(f) et 
seq.]; Archaeological Resources Protection Act of 1977 [16 U.S.C. 
470(aa)-470(ll)].
    5. Social and Economic: Civil Rights Act of 1964 [42 U.S.C. 
2000(d)-2000(d)(1)].
    6. Wetlands and Water Resources: Clean Water Act (Section 404, 
Section 401, Section 319) [33 U.S.C. 1251-1377].
    7. Hazardous Waste: Comprehensive Environmental Response, 
Compensation and Liability Act of 1980 [42 U.S.C. 9601-9628]; Toxic 
Substances Control Act [15 U.S.C. 2601-2629]; Federal Insecticide, 
Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act [7 U.S.C. 121-134]; Occupational Safety 
and Health Act [29 U.S.C. 651]; Resource Conservation and Recovery Act 
of 1976 [42 U.S.C. 6901].
    9. Executive Orders: E.O. 11988, Floodplain Management; E.O. 12898, 
Federal Actions to Address Environmental Justice in Minority 
Populations and Low Income Populations; E.O. 13112, Invasive Species; 
E.O. 12088, Federal Compliance with Pollution Control Standards.

(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).

Matthew Schmitz,
Director, Project Delivery, Federal Highway Administration, Sacramento, 
California.
[FR Doc. 2015-24569 Filed 9-25-15; 8:45 am]
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