Notice of Final Agency Actions on Proposed I-20/26/126 Carolina Crossroads Corridor Project in South Carolina, 24856-24857 [2019-11076]

Download as PDF 24856 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 103 / Wednesday, May 29, 2019 / Notices Issued on 05/22/2019. Economic Injury (EIDL) Loan Application Deadline Date: 02/24/2020. ADDRESSES: Submit completed loan applications to: U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, TX 76155. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: A. Escobar, Office of Disaster Assistance, U.S. Small Business Administration, 409 3rd Street SW, Suite 6050, Washington, DC 20416, (202) 205–6734. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that as a result of the Administrator’s EIDL declaration, applications for economic injury disaster loans may be filed at the address listed above or other locally announced locations. The following areas have been determined to be adversely affected by the disaster: Primary Counties: Riverside Contiguous Counties: California: Imperial, Orange, San Bernardino, San Diego. Arizona: La Paz. The Interest Rates are: khammond on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES Venezuela. This determination and certification shall be transmitted to the Congress and published in the Federal Register. Notice is hereby given that FHWA and other Federal agencies have taken final agency actions by issuing a Record of Decision (ROD) for the I–20/26/126 Carolina John J. Sullivan, Crossroads Corridor Project in Richland Deputy Secretary of State. and Lexington Counties, South Carolina. [FR Doc. 2019–11157 Filed 5–28–19; 8:45 am] The Carolina Crossroads project would BILLING CODE 4710–AD–P reconstruct the I–20/26 interchange, the I–26/126 interchange, and service interchanges in the project study area on I–20, I–26, and I–126. In addition, an DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION additional travel lane would be added in each direction on I–26 from the Broad Federal Highway Administration River Road interchange to just past the I–126 interchange. The project would Notice of Final Agency Actions on improve mobility and enhance traffic Proposed I–20/26/126 Carolina operations by reducing existing traffic Crossroads Corridor Project in South congestion within the I–20/26/126 Carolina corridor while accommodating future traffic needs. The actions by the Federal AGENCY: Federal Highway agencies, and the laws under which Administration (FHWA), DOT. such actions were taken, are described ACTION: Notice of limitation on claims in the Combined Final Environmental for judicial review of actions by FHWA Impact Statement (FEIS)/Record of and other Federal agencies. Decision (ROD) for the project, SUMMARY: This notice announces actions approved on May 2, 2019, and in other documents in the project records. The taken by FHWA and other Federal Combined FEIS/ROD and other Agencies that are final. The actions documents in the project file are relate to the I–20/26/126 Carolina available by contacting the FHWA or Crossroads Corridor Project, located in Lexington and Richland Counties, South SCDOT at the addresses above. The Percent Combined FEIS/ROD along with Carolina. This action grants FHWA referenced technical documents can also Businesses and Small Agricultural approval of the project. Cooperatives Without Credit DATES: By this notice, FHWA is advising be viewed and downloaded from the Available Elsewhere .................. 4.000 project website at http://www.scdot the public of a final agency action Non-Profit Organizations without carolinacrossroads.com/ or viewed as subject to 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). A claim Credit Available Elsewhere ....... 2.750 the SCDOT Headquarters at 955 Park seeking review of the Federal agency Street, Columbia, SC 29201. action on the highway project will be The number assigned to this disaster The actions by the Federal agencies, barred unless the claim is filed on or for economic injury is 159600. and the laws under which such actions before October 28, 2019. If the Federal The States which received an EIDL were taken, are described in the Record law that authorizes judicial review of a Declaration # are California, Arizona. of Decision (ROD) for the project and in claim provides a time period of less other documents in the project file. The (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance than 150 days for filing such claim, then ROD and other documents in the project Number 59008) that shorter time period still applies. file are available by contacting FHWA or Dated: May 22, 2019. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For SCDOT at the addresses provided above. Christopher M. Pilkerton, FHWA: Emily O. Lawton, Division This notice applies to all Federal agency Acting Administrator. Administrator, Federal Highway decisions as of the issuance date of this [FR Doc. 2019–11190 Filed 5–28–19; 8:45 am] Administration, Strom Thurmond notice and all laws under which such Federal Building, 1835 Assembly Street, actions were taken, including but not BILLING CODE 8025–01–P Suite 1270, Columbia, South Carolina limited to: 29201, Telephone: (803) 765–5411, 1. General: National Environmental Email: Emily.lawton@dot.gov. The DEPARTMENT OF STATE Policy Act (NEPA) [42 U.S.C. 4321– FHWA South Carolina Division’s Office 4351]; Federal-Aid Highway Act [Public Notice: 10781] normal business hours are 8:00 a.m. to [23 U.S.C. 109]. 4:30 p.m. (Eastern Time), Monday 2. Air: Clean Air Act [42 U.S.C. 7401– Determination and Certification of through Friday, except federal holidays. 7671(q)]. Countries Not Cooperating Fully With For South Carolina Department of 3. Land: Section 4(f) of the United States Antiterrorism Efforts Transportation (SCDOT): Chad C. Long, Department of Transportation Act of Pursuant to section 40A of the Arms Director of Environmental Services, 1966 [49 U.S.C. 303]; Land and Water Export Control Act (22 U.S.C. 2781), and South Carolina Department of Conservation Fund (LWCF) Act [16 Executive Order 13637, as amended, I Transportation, 955 Park Street, U.S.C. 4601–4604]. hereby determine and certify to the 4. Wildlife: Endangered Species Act Columbia, South Carolina, 29201, Congress that the following countries [16 U.S.C. 1531–1544 and Section Telephone: (803) 737–2314, Email: are not cooperating fully with United Longcc@scdot.org. The SCDOT’s normal 1536]; Fish and Wildlife Coordination States antiterrorism efforts: Iran, business hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Act [16 U.S.C. 661–667(d)]; Migratory Democratic People’s Republic of Korea Bird Treaty Act [16 U.S.C. 703–712]; (Eastern Time), except South Carolina (DPRK, or North Korea), Syria, and Magnuson-Stevenson Fishery state holidays. DATES: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:42 May 28, 2019 Jkt 247001 PO 00000 Frm 00115 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\29MYN1.SGM 29MYN1 khammond on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 103 / Wednesday, May 29, 2019 / Notices Conservation and Management Act of 1976, as amended [16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq.]; Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act [16 U.S.C. 668–668d]. 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)]; Farmland Protection Policy Act (FPPA) [7 U.S.C. 4201–4209]; Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Act [42 U.S.C. 61]; American Indian Religious Freedom Act [42 U.S.C. 1996]. 7. Noise: 23 U.S.C. 109(i) (Pub. L. 91– 605), (Pub. L. 93–87). 8. Wetlands and Water Resources: Clean Water Act [33 U.S.C. 1251–1377 (Section 404, Section 402, Section 401, Section 319)]; 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 Scenic Rivers Act [16 U.S.C. 1271–1287]; Emergency Wetlands Resources Act [16 U.S.C. 3921, 3931]; Flood Disaster Protection Act [42 U.S.C. 4001–4128]. 9. Hazardous Materials: Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) [42 U.S.C. 9601–9675]; Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986 (SARA); Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) [42 U.S.C. 6901–6992(k)]. 10. 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; E.O. 13166 Improving Access to Services for Persons with Limited English Proficiency; E.O. 13186 Responsibilities of Federal Agencies to Protect Migratory Birds. (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.) VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:45 May 28, 2019 Jkt 247001 Authority: 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). Issued on: May 20, 2019. Emily O. Lawton, Division Administrator, Columbia, South Carolina. [FR Doc. 2019–11076 Filed 5–28–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–22–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Transit Administration Preparation of a Supplemental Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Proposed Transit Improvements in the Eastside Transit Corridor Phase 2, Eastern Portion of Los Angeles County, California AGENCY: Federal Transit Administration, DOT. Notice of intent to prepare a Supplemental Draft Environmental Impact Statement. ACTION: The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) issue this Notice of Intent (NOI) to prepare a Supplemental Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Eastside Transit Corridor Phase 2 Project (Project) pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). The purpose of this notice is to alert interested parties regarding the intent to prepare the Supplemental Draft EIS, to provide information on the nature of the proposed Project, potential minimal operable segments, and possible alternatives, and to invite public participation in the EIS process. With this notice, FTA and Metro invite public comments on the scope of the Supplemental Draft EIS and announce public scoping meetings that will be conducted. Consistent with Executive Order 11988: Floodplain Management and Executive Order 11990: Protection of Wetlands, this NOI also serves as a notice to the public that one or more of the alternatives under consideration may affect floodplains and/or wetlands. DATES: Written comments on the scope of the Supplemental Draft EIS, including the project’s purpose and need, the alternatives to be considered, the impacts to be evaluated, and the methodologies to be used in the evaluations should be sent to Metro on or before July 15, 2019. An interagency scoping meeting will be held on June 10, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. at Metro Headquarters One Gateway Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90012, Gateway Plaza Conference Room, 3rd floor. See ADDRESSES below for the address to SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00116 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 24857 which written public comments may be sent. Public scoping meetings to accept comments on the scope of the Supplemental Draft EIS will be held on the following dates: • Thursday, June 13, 2019 6:00 p.m.– 8:00 p.m., Whittier Community Center, 7630 Washington Avenue, Whittier, CA 90602 • Monday, June 17, 2019 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m., Commerce Senior Citizens Center, 2555 Commerce Way, Commerce, CA 90040 • Wednesday, June 19, 2019 6:00 p.m.– 8:00 p.m., 4th Street New Primary Center, 469 Amalia Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90022 • Saturday, June 22, 2019, 10:00 a.m.– 12:00 p.m., South El Monte Community Center, 1530 Central Avenue, South El Monte, CA 91733 • Monday, June 24, 2019, 6:00 p.m.– 8:00 p.m., Quiet Cannon Banquet Center, 901 Via San Clemente, Montebello, CA 90640. • Wednesday, June 26, 2019, 6:00 p.m.– 8:00 p.m., Pio Pico Women’s Club, 9214 Mines Avenue, Pico Rivera, CA 90660 The meeting facilities are accessible to persons with disabilities. Individuals who require special assistance, such as a sign language interpreter, to participate in the scoping meeting or scoping materials in alternate formats may contact Ms. Lillian De Loza Gutierrez, Community Relations Manager, Metro, at (213) 922–7479, or delozagutierrezl@Metro.net at least 72 hours prior to the meeting. Scoping materials will be available at the scoping meetings and on the Project website (https://www.Metro.net/ projects/eastside_phase2/). ADDRESSES: Comments will be accepted at the public scoping meetings or they may be sent via mail to Ms. Jenny Cristales-Cevallos, Senior Manager, Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority, One Gateway Plaza, Mail Stop 99–22–6, Los Angeles, CA 90012, or via email at cristalescevallosj@Metro.net. The locations of the scoping meetings are given above under DATES. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Mary Nguyen, Environmental Protection Specialist, Federal Transit Administration, 888 South Figueroa Street, Suite 440, Los Angeles, CA 90017, phone (213) 202–3960, email Mary.Nguyen@dot.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: A Draft EIS was circulated for public review on August 22, 2014. Since that time, changes to the alternatives have occurred and additional studies have been conducted. Therefore, a E:\FR\FM\29MYN1.SGM 29MYN1

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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2019-11076]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Highway Administration


Notice of Final Agency Actions on Proposed I-20/26/126 Carolina 
Crossroads Corridor Project in South Carolina

AGENCY: Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT.

ACTION: Notice of limitation on claims for judicial review of actions 
by FHWA and other Federal agencies.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces actions taken by FHWA and other Federal 
Agencies that are final. The actions relate to the I-20/26/126 Carolina 
Crossroads Corridor Project, located in Lexington and Richland 
Counties, South Carolina. This action grants FHWA approval of the 
project.

DATES: By this notice, FHWA is advising the public of a final agency 
action subject to 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). A claim seeking review of the 
Federal agency action on the highway project will be barred unless the 
claim is filed on or before October 28, 2019. 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 FHWA: Emily O. Lawton, Division 
Administrator, Federal Highway Administration, Strom Thurmond Federal 
Building, 1835 Assembly Street, Suite 1270, Columbia, South Carolina 
29201, Telephone: (803) 765-5411, Email: [email protected]. The FHWA 
South Carolina Division's Office normal business hours are 8:00 a.m. to 
4:30 p.m. (Eastern Time), Monday through Friday, except federal 
holidays. For South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT): Chad 
C. Long, Director of Environmental Services, South Carolina Department 
of Transportation, 955 Park Street, Columbia, South Carolina, 29201, 
Telephone: (803) 737-2314, Email: [email protected]. The SCDOT's normal 
business hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Eastern Time), except South 
Carolina state holidays.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that FHWA and other 
Federal agencies have taken final agency actions by issuing a Record of 
Decision (ROD) for the I-20/26/126 Carolina Crossroads Corridor Project 
in Richland and Lexington Counties, South Carolina. The Carolina 
Crossroads project would reconstruct the I-20/26 interchange, the I-26/
126 interchange, and service interchanges in the project study area on 
I-20, I-26, and I-126. In addition, an additional travel lane would be 
added in each direction on I-26 from the Broad River Road interchange 
to just past the I-126 interchange. The project would improve mobility 
and enhance traffic operations by reducing existing traffic congestion 
within the I-20/26/126 corridor while accommodating future traffic 
needs. The actions by the Federal agencies, and the laws under which 
such actions were taken, are described in the Combined Final 
Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS)/Record of Decision (ROD) for the 
project, approved on May 2, 2019, and in other documents in the project 
records. The Combined FEIS/ROD and other documents in the project file 
are available by contacting the FHWA or SCDOT at the addresses above. 
The Combined FEIS/ROD along with referenced technical documents can 
also be viewed and downloaded from the project website at http://www.scdotcarolinacrossroads.com/ or viewed as the SCDOT Headquarters at 
955 Park Street, Columbia, SC 29201.
    The actions by the Federal agencies, and the laws under which such 
actions were taken, are described in the Record of Decision (ROD) for 
the project and in other documents in the project file. The ROD and 
other documents in the project file are available by contacting FHWA or 
SCDOT at the addresses provided above. 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]; Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) Act [16 
U.S.C. 4601-4604].
    4. 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]; Magnuson-
Stevenson Fishery

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Conservation and Management Act of 1976, as amended [16 U.S.C. 1801 et 
seq.]; Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act [16 U.S.C. 668-668d].
    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)]; Farmland Protection Policy Act (FPPA) [7 U.S.C. 
4201-4209]; Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition 
Act [42 U.S.C. 61]; American Indian Religious Freedom Act [42 U.S.C. 
1996].
    7. Noise: 23 U.S.C. 109(i) (Pub. L. 91-605), (Pub. L. 93-87).
    8. Wetlands and Water Resources: Clean Water Act [33 U.S.C. 1251-
1377 (Section 404, Section 402, Section 401, Section 319)]; 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 Scenic Rivers Act [16 
U.S.C. 1271-1287]; Emergency Wetlands Resources Act [16 U.S.C. 3921, 
3931]; Flood Disaster Protection Act [42 U.S.C. 4001-4128].
    9. Hazardous Materials: Comprehensive Environmental Response, 
Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) [42 U.S.C. 9601-9675]; 
Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986 (SARA); Resource 
Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) [42 U.S.C. 6901-6992(k)].
    10. 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; E.O. 13166 Improving Access to 
Services for Persons with Limited English Proficiency; E.O. 13186 
Responsibilities of Federal Agencies to Protect Migratory Birds.

(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).

    Issued on: May 20, 2019.
Emily O. Lawton,
Division Administrator, Columbia, South Carolina.
[FR Doc. 2019-11076 Filed 5-28-19; 8:45 am]
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