Federal Highway Administration January 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Surface Transportation Project Delivery Pilot Program; Caltrans Audit Report
Document Number: 2011-1870
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-28
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
Section 6005 of the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users (SAFETEA-LU) established the Surface Transportation Project Delivery Pilot Program, codified at 23 U.S.C. 327. To ensure compliance by each State participating in the Pilot Program, 23 U.S.C. 327(g) mandates semiannual audits during each of the first 2 years of State participation. This final report presents the findings from the fifth FHWA audit of the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) under the pilot program.
Notice To Rescind Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement: Multiple South and East Texas Counties, State of Texas
Document Number: 2011-1441
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-25
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA is issuing this notice to advise the public that the Notice of Intent to prepare a Tier One Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed extension of Interstate Highway 69 (I-69) from near Laredo and the Lower Rio Grande Valley is rescinded. The original notice dated January 15, 2004 was published in the Federal Register Volume 69, number 10 and on pages 2382-2383. The original notice can be viewed electronically here: https://edocket.access.gpo.gov/2004/04- 866.htm.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Notice of Request for Renewal of a Previously Approved Information Collection
Document Number: 2011-1204
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-21
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA has forwarded the information collection request described in this notice to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to renew an information collection. We published a Federal Register Notice with a 60-day public comment period on this information collection on August 19, 2010. We are required to publish this notice in the Federal Register by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Environmental Impact Statement: Interstate 64 Corridor, Virginia
Document Number: 2011-1132
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-20
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The Federal Highway Administration is issuing this notice to advise the public of its intent to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) in cooperation with the Virginia Department of Transportation for potential transportation improvements along the Interstate 64 corridor in Virginia.
Notice to Rescind a Notice of Intent to Prepare a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement: State Route 374 From State Route 149 West of River Road to State Route 76 in Clarksville, Montgomery County, TN
Document Number: 2011-978
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-19
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA is issuing this notice to advise the public that the Notice of Intent published on April 21, 2010, at 75 FR 20879, to prepare a Supplemental EIS for the extension of SR 374 from SR 149 west of River Road to SR 76 in Clarksville, Montgomery County, Tennessee, is being rescinded.
Notice of Funding Availability for Applications for Credit Assistance Under the Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (TIFIA) Program
Document Number: 2011-933
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-19
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration, Federal Transit Administration, Maritime Administration, Office of the Secretary
The DOT's TIFIA Joint Program Office (JPO) announces the availability of funding to support new applications for credit assistance. Under TIFIA, the DOT provides secured (direct) loans, lines of credit, and loan guarantees to public and private applicants for eligible surface transportation projects of regional or national significance. Projects must meet statutorily specified criteria to be selected for credit assistance. Because demand for the TIFIA program can exceed budgetary resources, the DOT is utilizing periodic fixed-date solicitations that will establish a competitive group of projects to be evaluated against the program objectives. This notice outlines the process that applicants must follow.
Value Pricing Pilot Program Participation, Fiscal Years 2010 and 2011
Document Number: 2011-1066
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-19
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA is extending the deadline for formal grant applications for the Value Pricing Pilot (VPP) program, which was published on October 19, 2010, at 75 FR 64397. The original deadline for formal grant applications was January 18, 2011. This notice extends the deadline by 15 calendar days to February 2, 2011.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in California
Document Number: 2011-870
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-18
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 along Interstate 805, San Diego, CA, PM: 23.3-27.7 in the County of San Diego, State of California. Those actions grant licenses, permits, and approvals for the project.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Project in Washington
Document Number: 2011-866
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-18
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
This notice announces actions taken by the FHWA that are final within the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The actions relate to a proposed project, the SR 520 Pontoon Construction Project in the State of Washington. Those actions grant approval for the project.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in Minnesota
Document Number: 2011-735
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-18
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 project on a 3.5 mile combined segment of Trunk Highway (TH) 23 and U.S. Highway 71. The proposed project is from the TH 294 and TH 23/71 divergence on the south to the divergence of the TH 23 and U.S. Highway 71 on the north in Dovre Township, northeast of Willmar, Minnesota in Kandlyohi County. The proposed improvements include grade-separated interchanges at a relocated County Road 90 and at County State Aid Highway 25, median and driveway closures, and new or reconstructed segments of local frontage roads. Those actions grant approvals for the project.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in Minnesota
Document Number: 2011-734
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-18
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 project on TH 371 from the intersection of CSAH 18 in Nisswa (Crow Wing County) to the County Road 2/42 intersection in Pine River (Cass County), Minnesota. Those actions grant approvals for the project.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in North Carolina
Document Number: 2011-366
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-11
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
This notice announces action taken by the FHWA and other federal agencies that is final within the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). This final agency action relates to a proposed highway project, Bonner Bridge Replacement Project along NC 12, from Rodanthe to Bodie Island in Dare County, North Carolina. The FHWA's Record of Decision (ROD) identifies the Parallel Bridge with NC 12 Transportation Management Plan as the selected alternative.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on State Highway 99 (Segment G)
Document Number: 2011-336
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-11
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 project, Grand Parkway (State Highway 99) Segment G, from Interstate Highway 45 (I-45) to US 59 in Harris and Montgomery Counties, Texas. Those actions grant licenses, permits, and approvals for the project.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in Minnesota
Document Number: 2011-158
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-10
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 project on US Highway 14 from I-35 in the City of Owatonna, Steele County to Highway 56 near the City of Dodge Center, Dodge County, Minnesota. The proposed improvements include reconstruction and capacity expansion of US 14 as a rural four-lane divided freeway section, including 12.3 miles on a new alignment south of the Dakota, Minnesota, and Eastern Railroad corridor. Those actions grant approvals for the project.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Request for Comments for a New Information Collection
Document Number: 2010-33294
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-05
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA has forwarded the information collection request described in this notice to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval of a new information collection. We published a Federal Register Notice with a 60-day public comment period on this information collection on September 7, 2010. We are required to publish this notice in the Federal Register by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Request for Comments for a New Information Collection
Document Number: 2010-33286
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-05
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA has forwarded the information collection request described in this notice to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval of a new information collection. We published a Federal Register Notice with a 60-day public comment period on this information collection on September 7, 2010. 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 Alaska
Document Number: 2010-33085
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-04
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
This notice announces actions taken by the FHWA that are final within the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). The action relates to a proposed highway project, the Knik Arm Crossing (KAC) Project, providing a new roadway and bridge connection between the Matanuska- Susitna (Mat-Su) Borough and the Municipality of Anchorage within the State of Alaska. Those actions grant approvals for the project.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Notice of Request for Renewal of a Previously Approved Information Collection
Document Number: 2010-32721
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-03
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA has forwarded the information collection request described in this notice to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to renew an information collection. We published a Federal Register Notice with a 60-day public comment period on this information collection on September 15, 2010. We are required to publish this notice in the Federal Register by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.