Federal Highway Administration June 2010 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Agency Information Collection Activities: Notice of Request for Extension of Currently Approved Information Collection
Document Number: 2010-15891
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-30
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA invites public comments about our intention to request the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) approval for renewal of an existing information collection that is summarized below under SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. We are required to publish this notice in the Federal Register by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in California
Document Number: 2010-15868
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-30
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA, on behalf of Caltrans, is issuing this notice to announce actions taken by Caltrans and other Federal agencies that are final within the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The actions relate to a proposed local roadway project, a pedestrian overcrossing spanning Ted Williams Parkway on Shoal Creek Drive in the County of San Diego, State of California. Those actions grant licenses, permits, and approvals for the project.
Buy America Waiver Notification
Document Number: 2010-15849
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-30
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
This notice provides information regarding the FHWA's finding that a Buy America waiver is appropriate for use of non-domestic 1'' diameter hollow core threaded share anchor rods in construction of Federal-aid project X-STP-1525 (004) in Oregon.
Buy America Waiver Notification
Document Number: 2010-15847
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-30
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
This notice provides information regarding the FHWA's finding that a Buy America waiver is appropriate for the use of the non- domestic alloy stainless steel 65061A double-ended beam, RLSCA-50k weighing system for relocation and upgrade of an existing motor carrier weigh station under Federal-aid project no. X-NH-S009 (329) in Oregon.
Buy America Waiver Notification
Document Number: 2010-15846
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-30
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
This notice provides information regarding the FHWA's finding that a Buy America waiver is appropriate for use of non-domestic 22 mm Industrial dock steel chain, 400 ft, in construction of Federal-aid project BH-7826 (210) in Maine and the use of non-domestic U69 guard bars in construction of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (Pub. L. 111-5) (Recovery Act) project RR-1654 in Portland, Oregon.
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Document Number: 2010-15820
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-30
Agency: Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration Buy America Waiver Notification, Federal Highway Administration
This notice provides information regarding the FHWA's finding that a Buy America waiver is appropriate for the use of non-domestic Machinery and Motor brakes for rehabilitation of Federal-aid project SFTL-234R; Platt Street movable Bridge project in Tampa, Florida.
Buy America Waiver Notification
Document Number: 2010-15810
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-30
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
This notice provides information regarding the FHWA's finding that a Buy America waiver is appropriate for the purchase of non- domestic steel tubing API 5L, grade X52-PSLI, for construction of Federal-aid project IM-HPP-080-5(086) in New Jersey State.
Buy America Waiver Notification
Document Number: 2010-15799
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-30
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
This notice provides information regarding the FHWA's finding that a Buy America waiver is appropriate for the purchase of foreign seismic isolation bearing for construction of Federal-aid project BHS-37XX(001) in Washington State.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in California
Document Number: 2010-15478
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-25
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA, on behalf of Caltrans, is issuing this notice to announce actions taken by Caltrans and other Federal agencies that are final within the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The actions relate to a proposed highway project, Towne Pass Rockfall project between post miles 65.9 to 66.5 within Death Valley National Park in the County of Inyo, State of California. Those actions grant licenses, permits, and approvals for the project.
Livability Initiative Under Special Experimental Project No. 14
Document Number: 2010-15438
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-25
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA is announcing a livability initiative to harmonize and coordinate the Federal-aid highway program with grant-in-aid programs administered by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Under this initiative, the FHWA will utilize Special Experimental Project No. 14 (SEP-14) to permit, on a case-by-case basis, the application of HUD requirements on Federal-aid highway projects that may otherwise conflict with Federal-aid highway program requirements. One such requirement is contained in HUD's Section 3 Program, the goal of which is to provide training, employment and contracting opportunities to low and very low income persons residing within the metropolitan area (or nonmetropolitan county) in which the project is located and businesses that substantially employ such persons. The purposes of this SEP-14 initiative is to evaluate the contracting efficiencies and impacts on competition in harmonizing conflicting FHWA and HUD contracting requirements, and to further the goals of the DOT, HUD, and EPA partnership on sustainable communities. This initiative will not result in the diversion of highway funds to housing projects. The statutory funding eligibility requirements must continue to be met in order to use Federal-aid highway funds.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Action on Proposed Transportation Project in Illinois
Document Number: 2010-15358
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-24
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
This notice announces actions taken by the FHWA and other Federal agencies that are final within the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The actions relate to a proposed highway and transit project within the Tier 1 Elgin O'HareWest Bypass study area, which is bounded roughly by I-90 on the north, I-294 on the east, I-290 on the south, and the Elgin O'Hare Expressway on the west and located in Cook and DuPage Counties in Illinois just northwest of the City of Chicago. The Federal actions, taken as a result of a tiered environmental review process under the National Environmental Policy Act, 42 U.S.C. 4321- 4351 (NEPA), and implementing regulations on tiering, 40 CFR 1502.20, 40 CFR 1508.28, and 23 CFR part 771, determined certain issues relating to the proposed project. Those Tier 1 decisions will be used by Federal agencies in subsequent proceedings, including decisions whether to grant licenses, permits, and approvals for the highway and transit project. Tier 1 decisions also may be relied upon by State and local agencies in proceedings on the proposed project.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in California; Notice of Statute of Limitations on Claims
Document Number: 2010-15291
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-24
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA, on behalf of Caltrans, is issuing this notice to announce actions taken by Caltrans, USACOE, and USFWS, that are final within the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The actions relate to a proposed highway project, on Interstate 15 (I-15) between the existing Winchester Road (State Route 79, SR-79)/I-15 Interchange and Murrieta Hot Springs Road in the vicinity of the I-15/I-215 junction within the cities of Temecula and Murrieta in Riverside County, State of California. Those actions grant licenses, permits, and approvals for the project.
New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT); Environmental Impact Statement: Monroe County, New York
Document Number: 2010-14863
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-21
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA is issuing this revised notice to advise the public that FHWA and NYSDOT will not be preparing an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed improvements to extend Route 531 in the Towns of Ogden and Sweden, Monroe County, New York (NYSDOT Project Identification Number: 4531.05). A Notice of Intent to prepare an EIS was published in the Federal Register on January 14, 2005.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Request for Comments for a New Information Collection
Document Number: 2010-14134
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-14
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA invites public comments about our intention to request the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) approval for a new information collection, which is summarized below under SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. We are required to publish this notice in the Federal Register by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in California
Document Number: 2010-13879
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-09
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 highway project, the High-Occupancy Toll Lanes project on Interstate 110 (PM 9.7/20.70), and associated work on Interstate 105 (PM R4.9/R9.6), in the city and county of Los Angeles, State of California. Those actions grant licenses, permits, and approvals for the project.
Notice of Statute of Limitations on Claims; Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in California
Document Number: 2010-13878
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-09
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 highway project, the Interstate 10 High Occupancy Toll Lanes project between Interstate 605 and Alameda Street in the County of Los Angeles, State of California. Those actions grant licenses, permits, and approvals for the project.
Notice of Withdrawal of the Notice of Intent for Klingle Road Environmental Impact Statement; Washington, DC
Document Number: 2010-13490
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-07
Agency: Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration
The U.S. Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) is issuing this notice to advise the public that, effective immediately, the Notice of Intent (NOI) (Federal Register Vol. 69, No 52; FR Doc 04-6027) to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed reopening of Klingle Road, NW., to vehicular access in Washington, DC, is being withdrawn. The NOI for the EIS was announced on March 18, 2004.
Notice of Availability and Notice of Public Hearing for the Environmental Assessment for the Klingle Valley Trail
Document Number: 2010-13485
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-07
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The U.S. Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) as lead agencies, and in cooperation with the National Park Service (NPS), announce the availability of the Environmental Assessment (EA) for the Klingle Valley Trail Project, pursuant to the requirements of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA), 42 U.S.C. 4321-4347; the Council on Environmental Quality Regulations (40 CFR parts 1500-1508); and the FHWA Environmental Impact and Related Procedures (23 CFR 771). FHWA and DDOT will also be hosting a Public Hearing to provide citizens an opportunity to comment on the proposed project and EA. FHWA and DDOT
Tennessee Division: Notice To Rescind a Notice of Intent (NOI) to Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS): State Route 91 Improvements in Elizabethton, Carter County, TN
Document Number: 2010-13428
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-04
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA is issuing this notice to advise the public that the NOI published on February 22, 2007, at 72 FR 8054, to prepare an EIS for the State Route 91 Improvements in Elizabethton, Carter County, Tennessee, is being rescinded.
Environmental Impact Statement: Calvert and St. Mary's Counties, MD
Document Number: 2010-13399
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-04
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA is issuing this notice to advise the public that a prior Notice of Intent to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed roadway widening and bridge replacement project in Calvert and St. Mary's Counties, Maryland (Federal Register Vol. 72, No. 203; FR Doc. 07-5190) is being withdrawn and an Environmental Assessment (EA), in lieu of an EIS, is being prepared for this proposed highway project.
Rescinding the Notice of Intent for an Environmental Impact Statement: Prince George's County, MD
Document Number: 2010-13295
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-03
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
This notice rescinds the Notice of Intent for preparing an Environmental Impact Statement that was issued on June 11, 2008, for a proposed roadway improvement project in Prince George's County, Maryland.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Request for Comments for a New Information Collection
Document Number: 2010-13226
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-02
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The U.S. Department of Transportation FHWA invites public comments about our intention to request the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) approval for a new information collection: SAFETEA-LU Section 6009 Phase 2 Implementation Study Survey. The information to be collected for this study will be used to satisfy a Congressional mandate in the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users (SAFETEA-LU) to study and submit a Report to Congress on the implementation of SAFETEA-LU Section 6009 and its amendments. The survey results will allow U.S. DOT to fulfill the implementation study requirement. We are required to publish this notice in the Federal Register by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Supplemental Draft Environmental Impact Statement; U.S. 231 Dubois County, IN
Document Number: 2010-13103
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-02
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), in cooperation with the Indiana Department (INDOT), is issuing this notice to advise the public that FHWA will prepare a Supplemental Draft Environmental Impact Statement (SDEIS) for the U.S. 231 Jasper Huntingburg project in Dubois County, Indiana.
Notice To Rescind Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement: Franklin and Warren Counties, MO
Document Number: 2010-13008
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-01
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA is issuing this notice to advise the public that we are rescinding the Notice of Intent (NOI) to prepare an environmental impact statement (EIS) for improvements that were proposed for Route 47 in Franklin and Warren Counties, Missouri. The NOI was published in the Federal Register on April 22, 2008. This rescission is based on a reduction in the scope of the project.