Limitation on Claims Against Proposed Public Transportation Projects, 58270-58271 [2017-26563]

Download as PDF 58270 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 236 / Monday, December 11, 2017 / Notices Frequency of Submission: On occasion. Total Estimated Annual Responses: 71,752. Total Estimated Annual Burden: 281,752 hours. Under 44 U.S.C. 3507(a) and 5 CFR 1320.5(b) and 1320.8(b)(3)(vi), FRA informs all interested parties that it may not conduct or sponsor, and a respondent is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. Authority: 44 U.S.C. 3501–3520. Brett A. Jortland, Acting Deputy Chief Counsel. [FR Doc. 2017–26626 Filed 12–8–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–06–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Transit Administration [FTA Docket No. 2017–0026] Notice of Request for Revisions of an Information Collection AGENCY: Federal Transit Administration, DOT. ACTION: Notice of request for comments. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice announces the intention of the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to request the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to approve the revisions of the following information collection: Clean Fuel Cell Grant Program. DATES: Comments must be submitted before February 9, 2018. ADDRESSES: To ensure that your comments are not entered more than once into the docket, submit comments identified by the docket number by only one of the following methods: 1. Web site: www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments on the U.S. Government electronic docket site. (Note: The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT’s) electronic docket is no longer accepting electronic comments.) All electronic submissions must be made to the U.S. Government electronic docket site at www.regulations.gov. Commenters should follow the directions below for mailed and hand-delivered comments. 2. Fax: 202–366–7951. 3. Mail: U.S. Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Docket Operations, M–30, West Building, Ground Floor, Room W12–140, Washington, DC 20590–0001. 4. Hand Delivery: U.S. Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey daltland on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:54 Dec 08, 2017 Jkt 244001 Avenue SE., Docket Operations, M–30, West Building, Ground Floor, Room W12–140, Washington, DC 20590–0001 between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, except federal holidays. Instructions: You must include the agency name and docket number for this notice at the beginning of your comments. Submit two copies of your comments if you submit them by mail. For confirmation that FTA has received your comments, include a selfaddressed stamped postcard. Note that all comments received, including any personal information, will be posted and will be available to Internet users, without change, to www.regulations.gov. You may review DOT’s complete Privacy Act Statement in the Federal Register published April 11, 2000, (65 FR 19477), or you may visit www.regulations.gov. Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents and comments received, go to www.regulations.gov at any time. Background documents and comments received may also be viewed at the U.S. Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Docket Operations, M–30, West Building, Ground Floor, Room W12–140, Washington, DC 20590–0001 between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, except federal holidays. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Vanessa Williams, Office of Program Management (202) 366–4818 or email: Vanessa.Williams@dot.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Interested parties are invited to send comments regarding any aspect of this information collection, including: (1) The necessity and utility of the information collection for the proper performance of the functions of the FTA; (2) the accuracy of the estimated burden; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the collected information; and (4) ways to minimize the collection burden without reducing the quality of the collected information. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval of this information collection. Title: Clean Fuel Cell Grant Program (OMB Number: 2132–0573). Background: The Clean Fuels Grant Program was developed to assist nonattainment and maintenance areas in achieving or maintaining the National Ambient Air Quality Standards for ozone and carbon monoxide (CO). The program also supported emerging clean fuel and advanced propulsion technologies for transit buses and markets for those technologies. The PO 00000 Frm 00104 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Clean Fuels Grant Program was repealed under the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP–21). However, funds previously authorized for programs repealed by MAP–21 remain available for their originally authorized purposes until the period of availability expires, the funds are fully expended, the funds are rescinded by Congress, or the funds are otherwise reallocated. Estimated Number of Annual Respondents: 17. Estimated Total Annual Burden: 68 hours. Frequency: Annually. William Hyre, Deputy Associate Administrator for Administration. [FR Doc. 2017–26574 Filed 12–8–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–57–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Transit Administration Limitation on Claims Against Proposed Public Transportation Projects Federal Transit Administration (FTA), DOT. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: This notice announces a final environmental action taken by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) for a project in Los Angeles County, California. The purpose of this notice is to announce publicly the environmental decision by FTA on the subject project and to activate the limitation on any claims that may challenge this final environmental action. DATES: By this notice, FTA is advising the public of final agency actions subject to Section 139(l) of Title 23, United States Code (U.S.C.). A claim seeking judicial review of FTA actions announced herein for the listed public transportation projects will be barred unless the claim is filed on or before May 10, 2018. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy-Ellen Zusman, Assistant Chief Counsel, Office of Chief Counsel, (312) 353–2577 or Alan Tabachnick, Environmental Protection Specialist, Office of Environmental Programs, (202) 366–8541. FTA is located at 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC 20590. Office hours are from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that FTA has taken final agency action by issuing a certain approval for the public transportation SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\11DEN1.SGM 11DEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 236 / Monday, December 11, 2017 / Notices project listed below. The action on the project, as well as the laws under which such action was taken, is described in the documentation issued in connection with the project to comply with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and in other documents in the FTA administrative record for the project. Interested parties may contact either the project sponsor or the FTA Regional Office for more information. Contact information for FTA’s Regional Offices may be found at https:// www.fta.dot.gov. This notice applies to all FTA decisions on the listed project as of the issuance date of this notice and all laws under which such action was taken, including, but not limited to, NEPA [42 U.S.C. 4321–4375], Section 4(f) of the Department of Transportation Act of 1966 [49 U.S.C. 303], Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act [16 U.S.C. 470f], and the Clean Air Act [42 U.S.C. 7401–7671q]. This notice does not, however, alter or extend the limitation period for challenges of project decisions subject to previous notices published in the Federal Register. The project and action that are the subject of this notice follows: Project name and location: Section 2 of the Westside Purple Line Extension Project in Los Angeles County, California (the ‘‘Project’’). Project Sponsor: Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (LACMTA). Project description: The Westside Purple Line Extension Project, formerly Westside Subway Extension Project, would implement a heavy rail transit subway extension of the Metro Purple Line from its current western termini at Wilshire/Western Station to a new western terminus near the West Los Angeles Veterans Affairs (VA) Hospital. The extension will be approximately 9 miles and will include seven new stations. On November 22, 2017, FTA and the LACMTA, issued a Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement and Supplemental Record of Decision (SEIS/Supplemental ROD) and Application No. Docket No. Section 4(f) Evaluation. The SEIS/ Supplemental ROD was prepared as required by the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California’s Order dated August 12, 2016, in Beverly Hills Unified School District v. Federal Transit Administration, et al., Case No. CV 12–9861–GW(SSx). The documents provide additional analysis of Section 2 of the Project between the Wilshire/ Rodeo and Century City Constellation Station, which was previously examined in the Final Environmental Impact Statement/Environmental Impact Report (Final EIS–2012) and the Record of Decision (ROD–2012) issued on August 9, 2012. Final agency actions: Section 4(f) determination; finding that the previous finding of effect under Section 106 remains appropriate per 36 CFR 800.5(d)(2), with concurrence from the California State Historic Preservation Officer; project-level air quality conformity; and Supplemental Record of Decision, dated November 22, 2017. Supporting documentation: Final SEIS and Section 4(f) Evaluation, dated November 2017. Lucy Garliauskas, Associate Administrator Planning and Environment. [FR Doc. 2017–26563 Filed 12–8–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration Hazardous Materials: Notice of Applications for Special Permits Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), DOT. ACTION: List of applications for special permits. AGENCY: In accordance with the procedures governing the application for, and the processing of, special SUMMARY: Applicant Regulation(s) affected 58271 permits from the Department of Transportation’s Hazardous Material Regulations, notice is hereby given that the Office of Hazardous Materials Safety has received the application described herein. Each mode of transportation for which a particular special permit is requested is indicated by a number in the ‘‘Nature of Application’’ portion of the table below as follows: 1—Motor vehicle, 2—Rail freight, 3—Cargo vessel, 4—Cargo aircraft only, 5—Passengercarrying aircraft. DATES: Comments must be received on or before January 10, 2018. ADDRESSES: Record Center, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration U.S. Department of Transportation Washington, DC 20590. Comments should refer to the application number and be submitted in triplicate. If confirmation of receipt of comments is desired, include a selfaddressed stamped postcard showing the special permit number. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ryan Paquet, Director, Office of Hazardous Materials Approvals and Permits Division, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, East Building, PHH–30, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC 20590–0001, (202) 366– 4535. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Copies of the applications are available for inspection in the Records Center, East Building, PHH–30, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC or at http://regulations.gov. This notice of receipt of applications for special permit is published in accordance with part 107 of the Federal hazardous materials transportation law (49 U.S.C. 5117(b); 49 CFR 1.53(b)). Issued in Washington, DC, on December 5, 2017. Donald Burger, Chief, General Approvals and Permits Branch. Nature of the special permits thereof SPECIAL PERMITS DATA daltland on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES 20581–N ............ ........................... HARMS PACIFIC TRANSPORT INC. 180.417(a)(3) .................. 20584–N ............ ........................... BATTERY SOLUTIONS, LLC. 173.185(f)(3) ................... VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:54 Dec 08, 2017 Jkt 244001 PO 00000 Frm 00105 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 To authorize the transportation in commerce of cargo tanks manufactured after August 31, 1995 for which the Manufacturer’s Certificate of Compliance is missing. (Mode 1). To authorize the manufacture, mark, sale, and use of certain drums for the transportation in commerce of certain damaged or defective lithium ion cells and batteries and lithium metal cells and batteries. (Modes, 1, 2, 3) E:\FR\FM\11DEN1.SGM 11DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 236 (Monday, December 11, 2017)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2017-26563]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Transit Administration


Limitation on Claims Against Proposed Public Transportation 
Projects

AGENCY: Federal Transit Administration (FTA), DOT.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces a final environmental action taken by 
the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) for a project in Los Angeles 
County, California. The purpose of this notice is to announce publicly 
the environmental decision by FTA on the subject project and to 
activate the limitation on any claims that may challenge this final 
environmental action.

DATES: By this notice, FTA is advising the public of final agency 
actions subject to Section 139(l) of Title 23, United States Code 
(U.S.C.). A claim seeking judicial review of FTA actions announced 
herein for the listed public transportation projects will be barred 
unless the claim is filed on or before May 10, 2018.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy-Ellen Zusman, Assistant Chief 
Counsel, Office of Chief Counsel, (312) 353-2577 or Alan Tabachnick, 
Environmental Protection Specialist, Office of Environmental Programs, 
(202) 366-8541. FTA is located at 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., 
Washington, DC 20590. Office hours are from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., 
Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that FTA has taken 
final agency action by issuing a certain approval for the public 
transportation

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project listed below. The action on the project, as well as the laws 
under which such action was taken, is described in the documentation 
issued in connection with the project to comply with the National 
Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and in other documents in the FTA 
administrative record for the project. Interested parties may contact 
either the project sponsor or the FTA Regional Office for more 
information. Contact information for FTA's Regional Offices may be 
found at https://www.fta.dot.gov.
    This notice applies to all FTA decisions on the listed project as 
of the issuance date of this notice and all laws under which such 
action was taken, including, but not limited to, NEPA [42 U.S.C. 4321-
4375], Section 4(f) of the Department of Transportation Act of 1966 [49 
U.S.C. 303], Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act [16 
U.S.C. 470f], and the Clean Air Act [42 U.S.C. 7401-7671q]. This notice 
does not, however, alter or extend the limitation period for challenges 
of project decisions subject to previous notices published in the 
Federal Register. The project and action that are the subject of this 
notice follows:
    Project name and location: Section 2 of the Westside Purple Line 
Extension Project in Los Angeles County, California (the ``Project''). 
Project Sponsor: Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation 
Authority (LACMTA). Project description: The Westside Purple Line 
Extension Project, formerly Westside Subway Extension Project, would 
implement a heavy rail transit subway extension of the Metro Purple 
Line from its current western termini at Wilshire/Western Station to a 
new western terminus near the West Los Angeles Veterans Affairs (VA) 
Hospital. The extension will be approximately 9 miles and will include 
seven new stations. On November 22, 2017, FTA and the LACMTA, issued a 
Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement and Supplemental 
Record of Decision (SEIS/Supplemental ROD) and Section 4(f) Evaluation. 
The SEIS/Supplemental ROD was prepared as required by the U.S. District 
Court for the Central District of California's Order dated August 12, 
2016, in Beverly Hills Unified School District v. Federal Transit 
Administration, et al., Case No. CV 12-9861-GW(SSx). The documents 
provide additional analysis of Section 2 of the Project between the 
Wilshire/Rodeo and Century City Constellation Station, which was 
previously examined in the Final Environmental Impact Statement/
Environmental Impact Report (Final EIS-2012) and the Record of Decision 
(ROD-2012) issued on August 9, 2012.
    Final agency actions: Section 4(f) determination; finding that the 
previous finding of effect under Section 106 remains appropriate per 36 
CFR 800.5(d)(2), with concurrence from the California State Historic 
Preservation Officer; project-level air quality conformity; and 
Supplemental Record of Decision, dated November 22, 2017. Supporting 
documentation: Final SEIS and Section 4(f) Evaluation, dated November 
2017.

Lucy Garliauskas,
Associate Administrator Planning and Environment.
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