Federal Highway Administration December 2012 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of Final Federal Agency Action on Proposed Transportation Project in Illinois
Document Number: 2012-30472
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-19
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 2 Elgin O'HareWest Bypass project corridor, which is located along the Elgin-O'Hare Expressway/Thorndale Avenue between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (O'Hare) and Lake Street/US Route 20, and on a proposed alignment connecting I-90 and I- 294 along the west side of O'Hare. Those actions grant licenses, permits and approvals for the project.
Notice To Rescind a Notice of Intent and Draft Environmental Impact Statement: I-10 Corridor Improvement Study; Maricopa County, AZ
Document Number: 2012-29918
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-17
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) and Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for proposed freeway improvements along Interstate 10 (I-10) from State Route (SR) 51 to the Santan Freeway within Maricopa County, Arizona. A NOI to prepare an EIS for the I-10 Corridor Improvement Study was published in the Federal Register on February 4, 2002, with a subsequent correction to the project limits published in the Federal Register on May 14, 2002.
Review of National Environmental Policy Act Categorical Exclusion Survey Posted on DOT/FHWA Web Site
Document Number: 2012-30085
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-13
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation, Federal Transit Administration
In accordance with section 1318(a)(2) of the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21) the FHWA and the FTA have surveyed the use of Categorical Exclusions (CE) by the Department in transportation projects since 2005, described the types of actions categorically excluded and any requests previously received by the Secretary for new CEs, and completed a solicitation of requests for new CEs from State departments of transportation (SDOT), transit authorities, metropolitan planning organizations (MPO), or other government agencies. This survey review captures the results of these activities. The FHWA and FTA are issuing this notice to advise the public that the CE survey review is now available on the FHWA Web site, https:// www.fhwa.dot.gov/map21, and FTA Web site, https://www.fta.dot.gov/map21.
Buy America Waiver Notification
Document Number: 2012-29917
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-12
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
This notice provides information regarding the FHWA's finding that a public interest Buy America waiver is appropriate for the use of American and Canadian steel and iron products in the construction of the New International Trade Crossing (NITC) project.
Buy America Waiver Notification
Document Number: 2012-29330
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-05
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 non-domestic Motor and Machinery brakes; 16'' Drum brake, Thruster disk, and 2-Right angle gear reducers for Pasquotnak River Bridge project, Federal-aid project STP-0158(51), in the State of North Carolina.
Buy America Waiver Notification
Document Number: 2012-29329
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-05
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 non-domestic Motor and Machinery Brakes; 16''-Diameter Motor Brakes, weight 340 lb, and 13''-Diameter Machinery Brakes, weight 250 lb, for rehabilitation of Murray Morgan Bridge, project STP-STPUL-3268(003), and South Park Bridge Replacement, project TIGERII-BRM-STPL- 1491(002), in the State of Washington.
Buy America Waiver Notification
Document Number: 2012-29328
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-05
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 non-domestic Amacan K800400/358XG-S submersible pumps (4 each), and Amacan K800 401/506XG-S submersible pumps (2 each) for rehabilitation of two pump stations in the State of Michigan.
Buy America Waiver Notification
Document Number: 2012-29326
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-05
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 non-domestic Main Submersible pumps (3 @ 3,000 gallons/minute), (1 Low Flow Submersible pump @ 1,000 gallons/minute), (1 Low Flow Sump Pump @ 20 gallons/minute) for rehabilitation of a pump station in the State of Illinois.