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

Notice to Rescind the Notice of Intent to Develop the Environmental Impact Statement: Kings County, NY
Document Number: 2011-30448
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-11-29
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA is issuing this notice to advise the public that the FHWA will not be preparing an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed project involving approximately 1.5 miles of the Brooklyn- Queens Expressway (BQE), Interstate 278 (I-278) in Kings County, New York (Project Identification Number X730.56). This segment of the BQE extends from Atlantic Avenue to Sands Street and encompasses 21 structures including a unique 0.4 mile triple cantilever structure. A Notice of Intent to prepare an EIS was published in the Federal Register on April 20, 2009.
Notice To Rescind the Notice of Intent To Develop the Environmental Impact Statement: Kings County, NY
Document Number: 2011-30431
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-11-29
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA is issuing this rescinded notice to advise the public that the FHWA will not be preparing an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed project involving approximately 3.8 miles of the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (BQE), Interstate 278 (I-278) in Kings County, New York (Project Identification Number X729.94). This segment of the BQE referred to as the Gowanus Expressway, extends from Sixth Avenue to the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel and contains 23 structures with a total deck area of approximately 2,000,000 square feet. A Notice of Intent to prepare an EIS was published in the Federal Register in November 1996.
Buy America Waiver Notification
Document Number: 2011-29976
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-11-21
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
This notice provides information regarding the FHWA's finding that a partial Buy America waiver is appropriate for the purchase of 79 electric sedans and 11 electric vans in Alameda County, California. The partial waiver will permit the purchase of these vehicles so long as the final assembly occurs in the United States.
Multistate Corridor Operations and Management Program
Document Number: 2011-29972
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-11-21
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
This document modifies an existing FHWA notice and request for application, originally published on October 21, 2011, at 76 FR 65561. The original notice invited eligible entities to apply for participation in the FHWA Multistate Corridor Operations and Management Program as authorized in 23 U.S.C. 511. This notice and correction clarifies the ``How to Apply'' process for that notice and request for applications, clarifies the application evaluation criteria for that notice and request for applications, and extends the deadline for submission of proposals for that notice and request for applications. Applications should still be submitted through https://www.grants.gov.
Buy America Waiver Notification
Document Number: 2011-29971
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-11-21
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
This notice provides information regarding the FHWA's finding that a Buy America waiver is appropriate for an automated battery switching mechanism for an electric battery switching station in the State of California.
Buy America Waiver Notification
Document Number: 2011-29968
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-11-21
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
This notice provides information regarding the FHWA's finding that a partial Buy America waiver is appropriate for the purchase of 12 all-battery electric vehicles, 12 plug-in hybrid vehicles, and 5 neighborhood electric vehicles in San Francisco County, California. The partial waiver will permit the purchase of these vehicles so long as the final assembly occurs in the United States.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Farm-to-Market 1626 in Texas
Document Number: 2011-28686
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-11-07
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, Farm-to-Market (FM) 1626, from Ranch-to-Market (RM) 967 to Brodie Lane in Hays and Travis Counties, Texas. Those actions grant licenses, permits, and approvals for the project.
Environmental Impact Statement: Cities of South Lake Tahoe, CA and Stateline, NV
Document Number: 2011-28232
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-11-01
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA is issuing this notice to advise the public that an Environmental Impact Statement will be prepared for a proposed highway realignment project on US Highway 50 (US 50) in the Cities of South Lake Tahoe, California and Stateline, Nevada.