Federal Railroad Administration June 25, 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of Application for Approval of Railroad Safety Program Plans and Product Safety Plans
Document Number: 2014-14827
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-25
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
Petition for Waiver of Compliance
Document Number: 2014-14826
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-25
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
Environmental Impact Statement for Dallas-Houston High Speed Passenger Rail Corridor
Document Number: 2014-14771
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-25
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
FRA is issuing this notice to advise the public that FRA and the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) intend to prepare an EIS pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA) for the impacts of constructing and operating a dedicated high-speed rail (HSR) system (Proposed Action) proposed by the private company, Texas Central High-Speed Railway (TCR), for the Central Texas High-Speed Rail Corridor. The EIS will evaluate route alternatives for passenger rail for the corridor between Dallas and Houston, which currently has no passenger rail service. FRA will evaluate alternatives for construction and operation of the Proposed Action consisting of a sealed HSR corridor.