Department of Transportation August 30, 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Safety Notice: Transportation of DOT Special Permit Packages in Commerce
Document Number: 2011-22110
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-30
Agency: Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, Department of Transportation
In this safety notice, PHMSA is alerting the regulated community to the importance of adhering to Federal requirements when offering and transporting hazardous materials in DOT Special Permit (SP) packages. PHMSA is concerned that many persons who offer or transport SP packages fail to recognize the additional requirements applicable to filling, offering, and moving SP packages. By issuing this safety notice, PHMSA is attempting to raise awareness within the hazardous materials community of the inherent characteristics of DOT SPs and underscore the possible consequences of failing to recognize an SP package and react accordingly.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in California
Document Number: 2011-22077
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-30
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA, on behalf of Caltrans, is issuing this notice to announce actions taken by Caltrans that are final within the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The actions relate to a proposed bridge widening and rehabilitation project, the North Spring Street Viaduct Widening and Rehabilitation in the County of Los Angeles, State of California. Those actions grant licenses, permits, and approvals for the project.
Petition for Waiver of Compliance
Document Number: 2011-22059
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-30
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
Petition for Waiver of Compliance
Document Number: 2011-22058
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-30
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
Petition for Waiver of Compliance
Document Number: 2011-22053
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-30
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation