Notice of Final Federal Agency Action on Interstate Highway 35 East (I-35E) From U.S. Highway 67 (US 67) to I-30 and US 67 From I-20 to I-35E, Dallas County, Texas, 11691-11692 [2017-03489]

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[FR Doc. 2017–03602 Filed 2–23–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3290–F7–P asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION [4910–22–P] Federal Highway Administration Notice of Final Federal Agency Action on Interstate Highway 35 East (I–35E) From U.S. Highway 67 (US 67) to I–30 and US 67 From I–20 to I–35E, Dallas County, Texas Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT), Federal AGENCY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:20 Feb 23, 2017 Jkt 241001 11691 and cross-streets proposed to be reconstructed. The purpose of the project is to reduce traffic congestion, improve mobility, and meet current roadway design standards. The actions by TxDOT and the SUMMARY: This notice announces actions Federal agencies, and the laws under taken by TxDOT and Federal agencies which such actions were taken, are that are final within the meaning of 23 described in the final Environmental U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The environmental Assessment (EA) for the project, for review, consultation, and other actions which a Finding of No Significant required by applicable Federal Impact (FONSI) was issued on environmental laws for this project are December 27, 2016, and in other being, or have been, carried-out by documents in the TxDOT project file. TxDOT pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327 and a Memorandum of Understanding dated The EA, FONSI, and other documents in the TxDOT project file are available by December 16, 2014 and executed by contacting TxDOT at the addresses FHWA and TxDOT. The actions relate provided above. The TxDOT EA and to a proposed highway project, I–35E FONSI can be viewed and downloaded from US 67 to I–30 and US 67 from I– from the project Web site at https:// 20 to I–35E, in Dallas County in the thesoutherngateway.org/stay-involved/. State of Texas. Those actions grant This notice applies to all Federal licenses, permits, and approvals for the agency decisions as of the issuance date project. of this notice and all laws under which DATES: By this notice, TxDOT is such actions were taken, including but advising the public of final agency not limited to: actions subject to 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). A 1. General: National Environmental claim seeking judicial review of the Policy Act (NEPA) [42 U.S.C. 4321– Federal agency actions on the highway 4351]; Federal-Aid Highway Act [23 project will be barred unless the claim U.S.C. 109]. is filed on or before July 24, 2017. If the 2. Air: Clean Air Act, 42 U.S.C. 7401– Federal law that authorizes judicial 7671(q). 3. Land: Section 4(f) of the review of a claim provides a time period Department of Transportation Act of of less than 150 days for filing such claim, then that shorter time period still 1966 [49 U.S.C. 303]; Landscaping and Scenic Enhancement (Wildflowers), 23 applies. U.S.C. 319. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. 4. Wildlife: Endangered Species Act Carlos Swonke, P.G., Environmental [16 U.S.C. 1531–1544 and Section Affairs Division, Texas Department of 1536], Marine Mammal Protection Act Transportation, 125 East 11th Street, [16 U.S.C. 1361], Fish and Wildlife Austin, Texas 78701; telephone: (512) Coordination Act [16 U.S.C. 661– 416–2734; email: carlos.swonke@ 667(d)], Migratory Bird Treaty Act [16 txdot.gov. TxDOT’s normal business U.S.C. 703–712]. hours are 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. (central 5. Historic and Cultural Resources: time), Monday through Friday. Section 106 of the National Historic SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is Preservation Act of 1966, as amended hereby given that TxDOT and Federal [16 U.S.C. 470(f) et seq.]; Archeological agencies have taken final agency actions Resources Protection Act of 1977 [16 by issuing licenses, permits, and U.S.C. 470(aa)–11]; Archeological and approvals for the following highway Historic Preservation Act [16 U.S.C. project in the State of Texas: I–35E from 469–469(c)]; Native American Grave US 67 to I–30 and US 67 from I–20 to Protection and Repatriation Act I–35E, in Dallas County. The project (NAGPRA) [25 U.S.C. 3001–3013]. consists of the conversion of the 6. Social and Economic: Civil Rights reversible high occupancy vehicles Act of 1964 [42 U.S.C. 2000(d)– (HOVs) to non-toll reversible express 2000(d)(1)]; American Indian Religious lanes between Colorado Boulevard Freedom Act [42 U.S.C. 1996]; Farmland (Blvd.) and Reunion Blvd., full Protection Policy Act (FPPA) [7 U.S.C. reconstruction of the section of I–35E 4201–4209]. 7. Wetlands and Water Resources: between US 67 and Colorado Blvd. and Clean Water Act, 33 U.S.C. 1251–1377 the addition of general purpose lanes (Section 404, Section 401, Section 319); along US 67 between I–20 and I–35E. Land and Water Conservation Fund Non-tolled reversible express lanes would be implemented within the entire (LWCF), 16 U.S.C. 4601–4604; Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA), 42 U.S.C. project limits. Sidewalks and bicycle 300(f)–300(j)(6); Rivers and Harbors Act accommodations would be implemented along those frontage roads of 1899, 33 U.S.C. 401–406; Wild and Highway Administration (FHWA), U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT). ACTION: Notice of Limitation on Claims for Judicial Review of Actions by TxDOT and Federal Agencies. PO 00000 Frm 00169 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\24FEN1.SGM 24FEN1 11692 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 36 / Friday, February 24, 2017 / Notices Scenic Rivers Act, 16 U.S.C. 1271–1287; Emergency Wetlands Resources Act, 16 U.S.C. 3921, 3931; TEA–21 Wetlands Mitigation, 23 U.S.C. 103(b)(6)(m), 133(b)(11); Flood Disaster Protection Act, 42 U.S.C. 4001–4128. 8. 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. 13007 Indian Sacred Sites; E.O. 13287 Preserve America; E.O. 13175 Consultation and Coordination with Indian Tribal Governments; 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.) Authority: 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). Issued on: February 14, 2017. Michael T. Leary, Director, Planning and Program Development, Federal Highway Administration. [FR Doc. 2017–03489 Filed 2–23–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–22–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration [Docket No. FMCSA–2017–0002] Controlled Substances and Alcohol Use and Testing: J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc., Schneider National Carriers, Inc., Werner Enterprises, Inc., Knight Transportation, Inc., Dupre Logistics, Inc. and Maveric Transportation, LLC Application for Exemption Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of application for exemption; re-opening of comment period. AGENCY: FMCSA re-opens the public comment period for the Agency’s January 19, 2017, notice announcing the application for exemption from J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. (J.B. Hunt), Schneider National Carriers, Inc. (Schneider), Werner Enterprises, Inc. (Werner), Knight Transportation, Inc. (Knight), Dupre Logistics, Inc. (Dupree), and Maveric Transportation, LLC (Maverick) to allow hair analysis in lieu of urine testing for pre-employment controlled substances testing of commercial driver’s license (CDL) holders. On January 23, 2017, the asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:20 Feb 23, 2017 Jkt 241001 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations’ (AFL–CIO) Transportation Trades Department requested a 60-day extension of the comment period. On February 7, 2017, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters requested a 60-day extension of the comment period. The Agency re-opens and extends the deadline for the submission of public comments. DATES: FMCSA re-opens and extends the comment period for the notice of application for exemption published on January 19, 2017. You must submit comments by April 25, 2017. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments identified by Federal Docket Management System Number FMCSA– 2017–0002 by any of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: www.regulations.gov. See the Public Participation and Request for Comments section below for further information. • 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., between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. 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 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., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. The on-line FDMS is available 24 hours each day, 365 days each year. 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–14 FDMS), which can be reviewed at www.dot.gov/privacy. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For information concerning this notice, contact Mr. Thomas Yager, Chief, FMCSA Driver and Carrier Operations PO 00000 Frm 00170 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Division; Office of Carrier, Driver and Vehicle Safety Standards; Telephone: (614) 942–6477. 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: I. Public Participation and Request for Comments FMCSA encourages you to participate by submitting comments and related materials. Submitting Comments If you submit a comment, please include the docket number for this notice (FMCSA–2017–0002), indicate the specific section of this document to which the comment applies, and provide a reason for suggestions or recommendations. You may submit your comments and material online or by fax, mail, or hand delivery, but please use only one of these means. FMCSA recommends that you include your name and a mailing address, an email address, or a phone number in the body of your document so the Agency can contact you if it has questions regarding your submission. To submit your comment online, go to www.regulations.gov and put the docket number, ‘‘FMCSA–2017–0002’’ in the ‘‘Keyword’’ box, and click ‘‘Search.’’ When the new screen appears, click on ‘‘Comment Now!’’ button and type your comment into the text box in the following screen. Choose whether you are submitting your comment as an individual or on behalf of a third party, and then submit. If you submit your comments by mail or hand delivery, submit them in an unbound format, no larger than 81⁄2 by 11 inches, suitable for copying and electronic filing. If you submit comments by mail and would like to know that they reached the facility, please enclose a stamped, selfaddressed postcard or envelope. FMCSA will consider all comments and material received during the comment period before determining whether to grant this application. II. Background On January 19, 2017 (82 FR 6688), FMCSA published a notice of application for exemption from J.B. Hunt, Schneider, Werner, Knight, Dupre, and Maveric (Applicants). Applicants requested an exemption from 49 CFR 382.105 and 382.301 with specific authorization for obtaining and releasing hair test results to comply with 49 CFR 391.23, Investigations and inquiries. Under the exemption, Applicants would conduct pre- E:\FR\FM\24FEN1.SGM 24FEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 36 (Friday, February 24, 2017)]
[Notices]
[Pages 11691-11692]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2017-03489]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION [4910-22-P]

Federal Highway Administration


Notice of Final Federal Agency Action on Interstate Highway 35 
East (I-35E) From U.S. Highway 67 (US 67) to I-30 and US 67 From I-20 
to I-35E, Dallas County, Texas

AGENCY: Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT), Federal Highway 
Administration (FHWA), U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT).

ACTION: Notice of Limitation on Claims for Judicial Review of Actions 
by TxDOT and Federal Agencies.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces actions taken by TxDOT and Federal 
agencies that are final within the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The 
environmental review, consultation, and other actions required by 
applicable Federal environmental laws for this project are being, or 
have been, carried-out by TxDOT pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327 and a 
Memorandum of Understanding dated December 16, 2014 and executed by 
FHWA and TxDOT. The actions relate to a proposed highway project, I-35E 
from US 67 to I-30 and US 67 from I-20 to I-35E, in Dallas County in 
the State of Texas. Those actions grant licenses, permits, and 
approvals for the project.

DATES: By this notice, TxDOT 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 July 24, 2017. 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. Carlos Swonke, P.G., Environmental 
Affairs Division, Texas Department of Transportation, 125 East 11th 
Street, Austin, Texas 78701; telephone: (512) 416-2734; email: 
carlos.swonke@txdot.gov. TxDOT's normal business hours are 8:00 a.m.-
5:00 p.m. (central time), Monday through Friday.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that TxDOT and 
Federal agencies have taken final agency actions by issuing licenses, 
permits, and approvals for the following highway project in the State 
of Texas: I-35E from US 67 to I-30 and US 67 from I-20 to I-35E, in 
Dallas County. The project consists of the conversion of the reversible 
high occupancy vehicles (HOVs) to non-toll reversible express lanes 
between Colorado Boulevard (Blvd.) and Reunion Blvd., full 
reconstruction of the section of I-35E between US 67 and Colorado Blvd. 
and the addition of general purpose lanes along US 67 between I-20 and 
I-35E. Non-tolled reversible express lanes would be implemented within 
the entire project limits. Sidewalks and bicycle accommodations would 
be implemented along those frontage roads and cross-streets proposed to 
be reconstructed.
    The purpose of the project is to reduce traffic congestion, improve 
mobility, and meet current roadway design standards.
    The actions by TxDOT and the Federal agencies, and the laws under 
which such actions were taken, are described in the final Environmental 
Assessment (EA) for the project, for which a Finding of No Significant 
Impact (FONSI) was issued on December 27, 2016, and in other documents 
in the TxDOT project file. The EA, FONSI, and other documents in the 
TxDOT project file are available by contacting TxDOT at the addresses 
provided above. The TxDOT EA and FONSI can be viewed and downloaded 
from the project Web site at https://thesoutherngateway.org/stay-involved/.
    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].
    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 U.S.C. 1531-1544 and 
Section 1536], Marine Mammal Protection Act [16 U.S.C. 1361], Fish and 
Wildlife Coordination Act [16 U.S.C. 661-667(d)], Migratory Bird Treaty 
Act [16 U.S.C. 703-712].
    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 [16 U.S.C. 
470(aa)-11]; 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].
    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); Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899, 33 
U.S.C. 401-406; Wild and

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Scenic Rivers Act, 16 U.S.C. 1271-1287; Emergency Wetlands Resources 
Act, 16 U.S.C. 3921, 3931; TEA-21 Wetlands Mitigation, 23 U.S.C. 
103(b)(6)(m), 133(b)(11); Flood Disaster Protection Act, 42 U.S.C. 
4001-4128.
    8. 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. 13007 Indian Sacred Sites; E.O. 13287 Preserve America; 
E.O. 13175 Consultation and Coordination with Indian Tribal 
Governments; 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.)

    Authority:  23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1).

    Issued on: February 14, 2017.
Michael T. Leary,
Director, Planning and Program Development, Federal Highway 
Administration.
[FR Doc. 2017-03489 Filed 2-23-17; 8:45 am]
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