Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in Alaska, 60219-60220 [2015-25229]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 192 / Monday, October 5, 2015 / Notices available for Web site viewing and printing in the Commission’s Public Reference Room, 100 F Street NE., Washington, DC 20549 on official business days between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Copies of such filing also will be available for inspection and copying at the principal office of the Exchange. All comments received will be posted without change; the Commission does not edit personal identifying information from submissions. You should submit only information that you wish to make available publicly. All submissions should refer to File Number SR–EDGX– 2015–42, and should be submitted on or before October 26, 2015. For the Commission, by the Division of Trading and Markets, pursuant to delegated authority.16 Robert W. Errett, Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2015–25180 Filed 10–2–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8011–01–P enforcement issues affecting their members. 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L’Heureux, SBA Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2015–25243 Filed 10–2–15; 8:45 am] mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION National Small Business Development Center Advisory Board The SBA, Office of the National Ombudsman is issuing this notice to announce the date and time of a Regulatory Fairness Hearing for Regions VI and IX. This hearing is open to the public and will be conducted via teleconference. DATES: The hearing will be held on Wednesday, October 14, 2015, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (MST), providing there is not a Federal government shut-down or SBA furlough. ADDRESSES: The hearing will be conducted via teleconference only. You can join the hearing by dialing the tollfree conference number (888) 858–2144 followed by the access code 2235366#. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the Small Business Regulatory Enforcement Fairness Act (Pub. 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DATES: The meetings for the 1st quarter will be held on the following dates: Tuesday, October 20, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. EST Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. EST Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. EST ADDRESSES: These meetings will be held via conference call. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to section 10(a) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. Appendix 2), SBA announces the meetings of the National SBDC Advisory Board. This Board provides advice and counsel to the SBA Administrator and Associate Administrator for Small Business Development Centers. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00106 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in Alaska Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of Limitation on Claims for Judicial Review of Actions by the FHWA and other Federal agencies. AGENCY: The FHWA is issuing this notice to announce actions taken by 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 reconstruction project: Knik-Goose Bay Road Reconstruction: MP 0.3 to 6.8, Centaur Avenue to Vine Road, in the MatanuskaSusitna Borough, Alaska. 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 listed highway project will be barred unless the claim is filed on or before March 3, 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: Mr. John Lohrey, Statewide Programs Team SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\05OCN1.SGM 05OCN1 mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 60220 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 192 / Monday, October 5, 2015 / Notices Leader, FHWA Alaska Division, P.O. Box 21648, Juneau, Alaska 99802–1648; office hours 7 a.m.–4:30 p.m. (AST), phone (907) 586–7428; email John.Lohrey@dot.gov. You may also contact Brian Elliott, DOT&PF Central Region Environmental Manager, Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities, 4111 Aviation Drive, P.O. Box 196900, Anchorage, Alaska 99519–6900; office hours 7:30 a.m.–5 p.m. (AST), phone (907) 269–0539, email Brian.Elliott@alaska.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that FHWA has taken final agency actions subject to 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1) by issuing licenses, permits, and approvals for the following highway reconstruction project in the State of Alaska: Knik-Goose Bay Road (KGB) Reconstruction: MP 0.3 to 6.8, Centaur Avenue to Vine Road. KGB Road will be improved as follows: Six-lanes (three lanes in each direction) from PalmerWasilla Highway (PWH) to Mack Road with a raised urban median and fourlanes (two in each direction) from Mack Road to Vine Road, with a nontraversable depressed grass median. The section from Centaur Avenue to PWH would provide space to expand from two to four lanes. The six-lane section (PWH to Mack Road) would consist of three 12-foot wide travel lanes in each direction with six-foot wide outside shoulders with curb and gutter, fourfoot wide inside shoulders, and a 30foot wide raised median. The four-lane section (Mack Road to Vine Road) would consist of two 12-foot wide lanes in each direction with eight-foot outside shoulders, four-foot inside shoulders, and a 30-foot wide depressed grass median. The section from PWH to Mack Road will have continuous illumination and a 45 mile-per-hour speed limit. Turn lanes will be included as appropriate and median breaks will be placed approximately every one-eighth to one-half mile along the corridor as necessary. The existing 10-foot wide separated multi-use pathway along the north side of the road would be reconstructed as necessary. The environmental effects of the KGB Road Reconstruction project are evaluated and described in the Environmental Assessment (EA) pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act. Key issues identified in the EA include acquisition of right-of-way, traffic noise, access to and from KGB Road, project development is too slow, temporary construction effects, and concerns from the City of Wasilla over the design within city limits. Measures to avoid, minimize, and/or mitigate adverse environmental effects are included in VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:34 Oct 02, 2015 Jkt 238001 the EA and Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI). The actions by the Federal agencies, and the laws under which such actions were taken, are described in the EA for the project, approved on July 13, 2015, in the FONSI issued on August 31, 2015, and in other documents in the FHWA project records. The EA, FONSI, and other project records are available by contacting FHWA or the State of Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities at the addresses provided above. The EA and FONSI documents can be viewed and downloaded from the project Web site at www.knikgoosebayroad.com or viewed at 4111 Aviation Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99519. 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 et seq.). 2. Council on Environmental Quality Regulations (40 CFR parts 1500– 1508). 3. Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1970, 23 U.S.C. 109. 4. MAP–21, the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (Pub. L. 112–141). 5. Migratory Bird Treaty Act (16 U.S.C. 703–712) 6. Historic and Cultural Resources: Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, as amended (16 U.S.C. 470(f) et seq.). 7. Clean Water Act (Section 401) (33 U.S.C. 1251–1377) of 1977 and 1987 (Federal Water Pollution Control Act of 1972). 8. Federal Endangered Species Act of 1973 (16 U.S.C. 1531–1543). 9. Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act of 1934, as amended. 10. Noise Control Act of 1972. 11. Safe Drinking Water Act of 1944, as amended. 12. Executive Order 11990—Protection of Wetlands 13. Executive Order 11988—Floodplain Management 14. Executive Order 13112, Invasive Species 15. Executive Order 12898, Federal Actions to Address Environmental Justice and Low Income Populations 16. Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended. 17. Department of Transportation Act of 1966, Section 4(f) (49 U.S.C. 303). 18. Anadromous Fish Conservation Act [16 U.S.C. 757(a)–757(g)] PO 00000 Frm 00107 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Magnuson-Stevenson Fishery Conservation and Management Act 1976 as amended [16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq.]. 19. Historic and Cultural Resources: Archeological Resources Protection Act of 1977 [16 U.S.C. 470(aa)–11]; Archeological and Historic Preservation Act [16 U.S.C. 469– 469(c)]. 20. Social and Economic: Farmland Protection Policy Act (FPPA) [7 U.S.C. 4201–4209]. 21. Wetlands and Water Resources: Coastal Zone Management Act [16 U.S.C. 1451–1465]; Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) [16 U.S.C. 4601–4604]; Wild and Scenic Rivers Act [16 U.S.C. 1271–1287]. 22. Executive Orders: E.O. 13186 Migratory Birds; E.O. 11514 Protection and Enhancement of Environmental Quality. (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) Dated: September 28, 2015. Sandra A. Garcia-Aline, Division Administrator, Juneau, Alaska. 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[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 192 (Monday, October 5, 2015)]
[Notices]
[Pages 60219-60220]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2015-25229]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Highway Administration


Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in 
Alaska

AGENCY: Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT.

ACTION: Notice of Limitation on Claims for Judicial Review of Actions 
by the FHWA and other Federal agencies.

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SUMMARY: The FHWA is issuing this notice to announce actions taken by 
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 
reconstruction project: Knik-Goose Bay Road Reconstruction: MP 0.3 to 
6.8, Centaur Avenue to Vine Road, in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough, 
Alaska. 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 listed highway project will be 
barred unless the claim is filed on or before March 3, 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: Mr. John Lohrey, Statewide Programs 
Team

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Leader, FHWA Alaska Division, P.O. Box 21648, Juneau, Alaska 99802-
1648; office hours 7 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (AST), phone (907) 586-7428; email 
John.Lohrey@dot.gov. You may also contact Brian Elliott, DOT&PF Central 
Region Environmental Manager, Alaska Department of Transportation and 
Public Facilities, 4111 Aviation Drive, P.O. Box 196900, Anchorage, 
Alaska 99519-6900; office hours 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. (AST), phone (907) 
269-0539, email Brian.Elliott@alaska.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that FHWA has taken 
final agency actions subject to 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1) by issuing 
licenses, permits, and approvals for the following highway 
reconstruction project in the State of Alaska: Knik-Goose Bay Road 
(KGB) Reconstruction: MP 0.3 to 6.8, Centaur Avenue to Vine Road. KGB 
Road will be improved as follows: Six-lanes (three lanes in each 
direction) from Palmer-Wasilla Highway (PWH) to Mack Road with a raised 
urban median and four-lanes (two in each direction) from Mack Road to 
Vine Road, with a non-traversable depressed grass median. The section 
from Centaur Avenue to PWH would provide space to expand from two to 
four lanes. The six-lane section (PWH to Mack Road) would consist of 
three 12-foot wide travel lanes in each direction with six-foot wide 
outside shoulders with curb and gutter, four-foot wide inside 
shoulders, and a 30-foot wide raised median. The four-lane section 
(Mack Road to Vine Road) would consist of two 12-foot wide lanes in 
each direction with eight-foot outside shoulders, four-foot inside 
shoulders, and a 30-foot wide depressed grass median. The section from 
PWH to Mack Road will have continuous illumination and a 45 mile-per-
hour speed limit. Turn lanes will be included as appropriate and median 
breaks will be placed approximately every one-eighth to one-half mile 
along the corridor as necessary. The existing 10-foot wide separated 
multi-use pathway along the north side of the road would be 
reconstructed as necessary. The environmental effects of the KGB Road 
Reconstruction project are evaluated and described in the Environmental 
Assessment (EA) pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act. Key 
issues identified in the EA include acquisition of right-of-way, 
traffic noise, access to and from KGB Road, project development is too 
slow, temporary construction effects, and concerns from the City of 
Wasilla over the design within city limits. Measures to avoid, 
minimize, and/or mitigate adverse environmental effects are included in 
the EA and Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI).
    The actions by the Federal agencies, and the laws under which such 
actions were taken, are described in the EA for the project, approved 
on July 13, 2015, in the FONSI issued on August 31, 2015, and in other 
documents in the FHWA project records. The EA, FONSI, and other project 
records are available by contacting FHWA or the State of Alaska 
Department of Transportation & Public Facilities at the addresses 
provided above. The EA and FONSI documents can be viewed and downloaded 
from the project Web site at www.knikgoosebayroad.com or viewed at 4111 
Aviation Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99519.
    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 et seq.).
2. Council on Environmental Quality Regulations (40 CFR parts 1500-
1508).
3. Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1970, 23 U.S.C. 109.
4. MAP-21, the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (Pub. 
L. 112-141).
5. Migratory Bird Treaty Act (16 U.S.C. 703-712)
6. Historic and Cultural Resources: Section 106 of the National 
Historic Preservation Act of 1966, as amended (16 U.S.C. 470(f) et 
seq.).
7. Clean Water Act (Section 401) (33 U.S.C. 1251-1377) of 1977 and 1987 
(Federal Water Pollution Control Act of 1972).
8. Federal Endangered Species Act of 1973 (16 U.S.C. 1531-1543).
9. Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act of 1934, as amended.
10. Noise Control Act of 1972.
11. Safe Drinking Water Act of 1944, as amended.
12. Executive Order 11990--Protection of Wetlands
13. Executive Order 11988--Floodplain Management
14. Executive Order 13112, Invasive Species
15. Executive Order 12898, Federal Actions to Address Environmental 
Justice and Low Income Populations
16. Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended.
17. Department of Transportation Act of 1966, Section 4(f) (49 U.S.C. 
303).
18. Anadromous Fish Conservation Act [16 U.S.C. 757(a)-757(g)] 
Magnuson-Stevenson Fishery Conservation and Management Act 1976 as 
amended [16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq.].
19. Historic and Cultural Resources: Archeological Resources Protection 
Act of 1977 [16 U.S.C. 470(aa)-11]; Archeological and Historic 
Preservation Act [16 U.S.C. 469-469(c)].
20. Social and Economic: Farmland Protection Policy Act (FPPA) [7 
U.S.C. 4201-4209].
21. Wetlands and Water Resources: Coastal Zone Management Act [16 
U.S.C. 1451-1465]; Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) [16 U.S.C. 
4601-4604]; Wild and Scenic Rivers Act [16 U.S.C. 1271-1287].
22. Executive Orders: E.O. 13186 Migratory Birds; E.O. 11514 Protection 
and Enhancement of Environmental Quality.

(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)

    Dated: September 28, 2015.
Sandra A. Garcia-Aline,
Division Administrator, Juneau, Alaska.
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