Federal Highway Administration September 2019 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Construction and Maintenance-Promoting Innovation in Use of Patented and Proprietary Products
Document Number: 2019-20933
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-09-27
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA is revising its regulations to provide greater flexibility for States to use proprietary or patented materials in Federal-aid highway projects. This final rule rescinds the requirements limiting the use of Federal funds in paying for patented or proprietary materials, specifications, or processes specified in project plans and specifications, thus encouraging innovation in transportation technology and methods.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in Utah
Document Number: 2019-20545
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-09-23
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA, on behalf of UDOT, is issuing this notice to announce actions taken by UDOT that are final Federal agency actions. The final agency actions relate to a proposed highway project, improvements to Washington Parkway, from North Green Springs Drive to Interstate 15 (I-15) in Washington City, Washington County, State of Utah. Those actions grant licenses, permits and/or approvals for the project.
Notice of Intent for an FHWA EIS Project; Environmental Impact Statement: Cherokee County, Texas
Document Number: 2019-19947
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-09-23
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
Pursuant to the publishing authority, FHWA, on behalf of TxDOT, is issuing this notice to advise the public that an EIS will be prepared for a proposed transportation project to construct a US 69 relief route around the City of Jacksonville in Cherokee County, Texas.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Van Wyck Expressway Capacity and Access Improvements to JFK Airport Project, Queens County, New York
Document Number: 2019-19780
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-09-12
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
This notice announces action taken by FHWA and other Federal agencies that are final. The actions relate to the Van Wyck Expressway Capacity and Access Improvements to John F. Kennedy (JFK) Airport Project located in Queens County, New York.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in California
Document Number: 2019-19537
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-09-10
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. The actions relate to a proposed highway project, Interstate 805/Palm Avenue Interchange Improvements 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 Highway in California
Document Number: 2019-19536
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-09-10
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. The actions relate to a proposed extension of El Segundo from Allied Way to Nash Street in the County of Los Angeles, State of California. Those actions grant licenses, permits, and approvals for the project.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highways in Nevada
Document Number: 2019-19106
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-09-06
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
This notice announces actions taken by FHWA and other Federal agencies that are final. The actions relate to the proposed highway project for transportation improvements in the Interstate 80 (I-80), Interstate 580 (I-580), United States Highway 395 (US 395) Interchange, and connecting roads in the City of Reno and City of Sparks, Washoe County, Nevada. The I-80/I-580/US 395 Interchange is known locally as the ``Spaghetti Bowl.'' These actions grant licenses, permits, and approvals for the project.
Withdrawal of a Notice of Intent (NOI) To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS)
Document Number: 2019-18512
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-09-05
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA is issuing this notice to advise the public of withdrawal of the NOI to prepare an EIS published in the Federal Register Vol. 71, No. 128, July 5, 2006 for a proposed combined highway and transit project on 1-285 in Cobb, Fulton, and DeKalb Counties, Georgia.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in California
Document Number: 2019-18991
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-09-03
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. The actions relate to a proposed project to replace the existing I Street bridge with a new bridge over the Sacramento River in the County of Sacramento, State of California. Those actions grant licenses, permits, and approvals for the project.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway Realignment in California and Nevada
Document Number: 2019-18989
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-09-03
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) is issuing this notice to announce actions taken by FHWA that are final. This notice announces to the public that FHWA, as the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) lead agency, circulated a Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) and Section 4(f) De Minimis Determination (October 19, 2018) for the US 50/South Shore Community Revitalization Project (project) and issued a Record of Decision (ROD) (August 2, 2019). The actions relate to a proposed highway realignment project on US Highway 50 (US 50) in the City of South Lake Tahoe, California and Stateline, Nevada. The action taken by FHWA includes approval of the project. This notice supersedes a notice published on August 23, 2019, which inadvertently failed to include a date certain in the following paragraph. The date below applies to the actions taken by FHWA with regard to the project.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in California
Document Number: 2019-18988
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-09-03
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. The actions relate to a proposed highway project, SR-710 North Project to improve mobility and relieve congestion in the area between State Route 2/Interstate 5, and Interstates 10, 210, and 605 in east/northeast Los Angeles and the western San Gabriel Valley in the County of Los Angeles, State of California. Those actions grant licenses, permits, and approvals for the project.