Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in California, 16304-16305 [2022-06066]

Download as PDF lotter on DSK11XQN23PROD with NOTICES1 16304 Federal Register / Vol. 87, No. 55 / Tuesday, March 22, 2022 / Notices January 10, 2022, and in other documents in the FHWA project records. The FEA, NOD, and other project records are available by contacting Caltrans at the addresses provided above. The Caltrans FEA and FONSI can be viewed at public libraries in the project area or an electronic document can be requested. Contact information for requesting digital copies can be found at https://dot.ca.gov/ caltrans-near-me/district-3/d3programs/d3-environmental/d3environmental-docs/d3-mendocinocounty/. 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. Council on Environmental Quality Regulations 2. National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, as amended, 42 U.S.C. 4332(2)(c) 3. 49 U.S.C. 303 for Section 4(f) 4. Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1970, 23 U.S.C. 109 5. MAP–21, the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (Pub. L. 112–141) 6. Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990 (CAAA) 7. Clean Water Act of 1977 and 1987 8. Federal Water Pollution Control Act of 1972 (see Clean Water Act of 1977 & 1987) 9. Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (Paleontological Resources) 10. The National Historic Preservation Act of 1966 (NHPA) 11. Noise Control Act of 1972 12. Safe Drinking Water Act of 1944, as amended 13. Endangered Species Act of 1973 14. Executive Order 11990, Protection of Wetlands 15. Executive Order 13112, Invasive Species 16. Executive Order 13186, Migratory Birds 17. Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act of 1934, as amended 18. Migratory Bird Treaty Act 19. Wildflowers, Surface Transportation and Uniform Relocation Act of 1987 Section 130 20. Executive Order 11988, Floodplain Management 21. Department of Transportation (DOT) Executive Order 5650.2— Floodplain Management and Protection (April 23, 1979) 22. Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended 23. Executive Order 12898, Federal Actions to Address Environmental VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:24 Mar 21, 2022 Jkt 256001 Justice and Low-Income Populations (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: March 15, 2022. Christina Leach, Action Director, Planning, Environment and Right of Way, Federal Highway Administration, California Division. [FR Doc. 2022–06068 Filed 3–21–22; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–RY–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Highway Administration Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in California Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), Department of Transportation (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. The actions relate to a proposed highway project, on State Route 260 (SR–260) between postmiles R0.78 and R1.90 and Interstate 880 (I– 880) between postmiles 30.47 and 31.61 in the cities of Oakland and Alameda in the County of Alameda, 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 August 12, 2022. 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: Lindsay Vivian, Office Chief, California Department of Transportation. 111 Grand Avenue, MS– 8B, Oakland, CA 94612. Office hours: Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Contact information: lindsay.vivian@dot.ca.gov and 510–506– 4310. For FHWA, contact Shawn Oliver at (916) 498–5040 or email shawn.oliver@dot.gov. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00143 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Effective July 1, 2007, FHWA assigned, and Caltrans assumed, environmental responsibilities for this project pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327. Notice is hereby given that the Caltrans, have 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: Caltrans, in partnership with the Alameda County Transportation Commission (Alameda CTC), proposes the Oakland Alameda Access Project to improve motorist, pedestrian, and bicyclist safety, reduce conflicts between regional and local traffic, and enhance bicycle and pedestrian accessibility and connectivity within the project area. The project will remove and modify existing freeway ramps, modify the connection from the Posey Tube to I–880, construct Class IV twoway cycle tracks in Oakland, implement various ‘‘complete streets’’ improvements, implement bicycle and pedestrian improvements at the approaches to the Posey and Webster Tubes, and open the Webster Tube’s westside walkway to bicyclists and pedestrians. The actions by the Federal agencies, and the laws under which such actions were taken, are described in the Final Environmental Document (FED) and Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for the project, approved on August 20, 2021 and in other documents in the Caltrans project records. The FED, FONSI, and other project records are available by contacting Caltrans at the information provided above. The Caltrans FED and FONSI can be viewed and downloaded from the project website at https:// dot.ca.gov/caltrans-near-me/district-4/ d4-projects/d4-oaap. 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: 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.]; Historic Sites Act of 1935 [16 U.S.C. 461–467]. 5. Wetlands and Water Resources: Clean Water Act (Section 404 and SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\22MRN1.SGM 22MRN1 Federal Register / Vol. 87, No. 55 / Tuesday, March 22, 2022 / Notices 1966 (Section 4(f)) decisions relating to the I-375 improvement project. FHWA’s Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) provides details on the Selected Alternative for proposed improvements. DATES: By this notice, 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 action on the highway project will be barred unless the claim is filed on or before August 19, 2022. 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 the shorter time period applies. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For FHWA: Mark Dionise, Engineering and Operations Director, FHWA Michigan Division, 315 Allegan, Room 201, Lansing, MI 48933, Telephone: (517) 702–1842, email: Mark.Dionise@dot.gov. The FHWA Michigan Division Office’s normal business hours are 8:00 a.m. to (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance 4:30 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time). For Program Number 20.205, Highway Planning the Michigan Department of and Construction. The regulations Transportation (MDOT): Jonathan Loree, implementing Executive Order 12372 P.E., Senior Project Manager, Michigan regarding intergovernmental consultation on Department of Transportation, P.O. Box Federal programs and activities apply to this 30050, 425 W Ottawa Street, Lansing, program.) MI 48909, Telephone: (313) 967–5420, Authority: 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). email: LoreeJ@michigan.gov. The Issued on: March 15, 2022. Michigan Department of Christina Leach, Transportation’s normal business hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Eastern Acting Director, Planning, Environment and Right of Way, Federal Highway Standard Time). Administration, California Division. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is [FR Doc. 2022–06066 Filed 3–21–22; 8:45 am] hereby given that FHWA has taken final BILLING CODE 4910–RY–P agency action by issuing a Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for the following highway project in the State DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION of Michigan: I-375 Improvement Project in Wayne County. Improvements Federal Highway Administration include reconstruction of the I-75/I-375 interchange and construction of a direct Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions connection to the Detroit Riverfront in on Proposed Highway Project in the city of Detroit, Michigan between IMichigan 75 South of Mack Avenue and the Detroit Riverfront. The project will deAGENCY: Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), Department of designate I-375 as an interstate highway and re-designate it as a state route. Transportation (DOT). Improvements include removing the ACTION: Notice of limitation on claims existing freeway and replacing it with a for judicial review of actions by FHWA new boulevard aligned along the west and other federal agencies. side of the I-375 corridor. Gratiot SUMMARY: This notice announces actions Avenue and the new boulevard will taken by FHWA and other Federal intersect at-grade. Access to I-75 will be agencies that are final. These final available via a new interchange north of agency actions relate to a proposed Gratiot Avenue connecting Detroit’s highway project, I-375, from I-75 South central business district, Eastern Market of Mack Avenue to the Detroit and other destinations in the vicinity. Riverfront in the city of Detroit, Wayne The project is included in the Southeast County, State of Michigan. The actions Michigan Council of Governments’ issue National Environmental Policy (SEMCOG) 2045 Regional Act (NEPA) and Section 4(f) of the U.S. Transportation Plan for Southeast Department of Transportation Act of Michigan. Design and Right-of-Way lotter on DSK11XQN23PROD with NOTICES1 Section 401) [33 U.S.C. 1251–1377]; safe Drinking water Act (SDWA) [42 U.S.C. 300(f)–300(j)(6)]. 6. Social and Economic: Civil Rights Act of 1964 [42 U.S.C. 2000(d)– 2000(d)(1)]. 7. Health: Resource Conservation and Recovery Act [42 U.S.C. 6901 et seq.]; Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act [42 U.S.C. 9601 et seq.]; Atomic Energy Act [42 U.S.C. 2011–2259]; Toxic Substance Control Act [15 U.S.C. 2601–2629]; Community Environmental Response Facilitation Act; Occupational Safety and Health Act [29 U.S.C. 651]; Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act [7 U.S.C. 136]. 8. Executive Orders: E.O. 12088 Federal Compliance with Pollution Control Standards; E.O. 12898 Federal Actions to Address Environmental Justice in Minority Populations and Low-Income Populations; E.O. 13112 Invasive Species; E.O. 11988 Floodplain Management. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:24 Mar 21, 2022 Jkt 256001 PO 00000 Frm 00144 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 16305 (ROW) of the project is also included in SEMCOG’s Fiscal Year 2020–2023 Transportation Improvement Program. FHWA’s action, related actions by other Federal agencies, and the laws under which such actions were taken, are described in the FONSI for the project, approved on March 7, 2022, and in other documents in the project file. The FONSI is available for review by contacting FHWA or MDOT at the addresses provided above. These documents are also available for viewing and download from the project website at: https://www.michigan.gov/ mdot/0,4616,7-151-9621_11058_75084--,00.html. This notice applies to all Federal agency decisions on each project as of the issuance date of this notice and all laws under which such actions were taken. This notice does not, however, alter or extend the limitation period of 150 days for challenges to final agency actions subject to previous notices published in the Federal Register. The laws under which such actions were taken, include but are not limited to: 1. General: National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) [42 U.S.C. 4321–4351]; FederalAid Highway Act [23 U.S.C. 109 and 23 U.S.C. 128]; E.O. 11514 Protection and Enhancement of Environmental Quality. 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 (ESA) [16 U.S.C. 1531–1544 and Section 1536]; Marine Mammal Protection Act [16 U.S.C. 1361]; Anadromous Fish Conservation Act [16 U.S.C. 757(a)–757(g)], Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act [16 U.S.C. 661–667d]; Migratory Bird Treaty Act [16 U.S.C. 703– 712], Magnuson-Stevenson Fishery Conservation and Management Act of 1976, as amended [16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq.]; E.O. 13112 Invasive Species. 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)–470(ll)]; Archeological and Historic Preservation Act [16 U.S.C. 469–469c]; Native American Grave Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA) [25 U.S.C. 3001–3013]; 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. 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]; E.O. 12898, Federal Actions to Address Environmental Justice in Minority Populations and Low Income Populations. E:\FR\FM\22MRN1.SGM 22MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 87, Number 55 (Tuesday, March 22, 2022)]
[Notices]
[Pages 16304-16305]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2022-06066]


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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), Department of 
Transportation (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. The actions relate 
to a proposed highway project, on State Route 260 (SR-260) between 
postmiles R0.78 and R1.90 and Interstate 880 (I-880) between postmiles 
30.47 and 31.61 in the cities of Oakland and Alameda in the County of 
Alameda, 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 August 
12, 2022. 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: Lindsay Vivian, Office 
Chief, California Department of Transportation. 111 Grand Avenue, MS-
8B, Oakland, CA 94612. Office hours: Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m.-
4:30 p.m. Contact information: [email protected] and 510-506-
4310. For FHWA, contact Shawn Oliver at (916) 498-5040 or email 
[email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Effective July 1, 2007, FHWA assigned, and 
Caltrans assumed, environmental responsibilities for this project 
pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327. Notice is hereby given that the Caltrans, 
have 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: Caltrans, in partnership with the 
Alameda County Transportation Commission (Alameda CTC), proposes the 
Oakland Alameda Access Project to improve motorist, pedestrian, and 
bicyclist safety, reduce conflicts between regional and local traffic, 
and enhance bicycle and pedestrian accessibility and connectivity 
within the project area. The project will remove and modify existing 
freeway ramps, modify the connection from the Posey Tube to I-880, 
construct Class IV two-way cycle tracks in Oakland, implement various 
``complete streets'' improvements, implement bicycle and pedestrian 
improvements at the approaches to the Posey and Webster Tubes, and open 
the Webster Tube's westside walkway to bicyclists and pedestrians. The 
actions by the Federal agencies, and the laws under which such actions 
were taken, are described in the Final Environmental Document (FED) and 
Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for the project, approved on 
August 20, 2021 and in other documents in the Caltrans project records. 
The FED, FONSI, and other project records are available by contacting 
Caltrans at the information provided above. The Caltrans FED and FONSI 
can be viewed and downloaded from the project website at https://dot.ca.gov/caltrans-near-me/district-4/d4-projects/d4-oaap.
    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: 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.]; Historic Sites Act of 1935 [16 U.S.C. 461-467].
    5. Wetlands and Water Resources: Clean Water Act (Section 404 and

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Section 401) [33 U.S.C. 1251-1377]; safe Drinking water Act (SDWA) [42 
U.S.C. 300(f)-300(j)(6)].
    6. Social and Economic: Civil Rights Act of 1964 [42 U.S.C. 
2000(d)-2000(d)(1)].
    7. Health: Resource Conservation and Recovery Act [42 U.S.C. 6901 
et seq.]; Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and 
Liability Act [42 U.S.C. 9601 et seq.]; Atomic Energy Act [42 U.S.C. 
2011-2259]; Toxic Substance Control Act [15 U.S.C. 2601-2629]; 
Community Environmental Response Facilitation Act; Occupational Safety 
and Health Act [29 U.S.C. 651]; Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and 
Rodenticide Act [7 U.S.C. 136].
    8. Executive Orders: E.O. 12088 Federal Compliance with Pollution 
Control Standards; E.O. 12898 Federal Actions to Address Environmental 
Justice in Minority Populations and Low-Income Populations; E.O. 13112 
Invasive Species; E.O. 11988 Floodplain Management.

(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: March 15, 2022.
Christina Leach,
Acting Director, Planning, Environment and Right of Way, Federal 
Highway Administration, California Division.
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