Single Project SOL Notice
[Federal Register: May 30, 2007 (Volume 72, Number 103)]
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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
Federal Highway Administration
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in New Hampshire
AGENCY: Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), DOT.
ACTION: Notice of limitation on claims for judicial review of actions
of FHWA and other Federal agencies.
SUMMARY: This notice announces actions taken by the FHWA and other Federal agencies that are found within the meaning of 23 U.S.C. 139[l](l). These actions relate to a proposed highway project,
Interstate 93 beginning at the Massachusetts State Line in Salem, and proceeding northerly 19.8 miles to the junction of I-293 in Manchester in Rockingham and Hillsborough Counties, State of New Hampshire. These actions grant licenses, permits, and approval of the project.
DATES: By this notice, the FHWA is advising the public of final agency
actions subject to 23 U.S.C. 139[l](l). A claim seeking judicial review
of the Federal agency actions on the highway project will be barred
unless the claim is filed on or before November 26, 2007. If the
Federal law that authorizes judicial review of a claim provides a time
period of less than 180 days for filing such claim, then that shorter
time period still applies.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For FHWA: Kathleen O. Laffey, Division
Administrator, Federal Highway Administration, 19 Chenell Dr. Suite
One, Concord, NH, 03301, Office Hours: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., (603) 228-
0417, e-mail: NewHampshire.FHWA@fhwa.dot.gov. For USACE: Christine A.
Godfrey, Chief, Regulatory Division, NE District, 696 Virginia Road,
Concord, MA, 01742-2751, Office Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., (978) 318-
8335, e-mail: email@example.com. For NHDOT: William J.
Cass, P.E., Assistant Director of Project Development, NH Department of
Transportation, 1 Hazen Drive, PO Box 483, Concord, NH, 03302, Office
Hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., (603) 271-6152, firstname.lastname@example.org.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that the FHWA and
other Federal agencies have taken final agency actions by issuing
permits and approvals for the following highway project in the State of
New Hampshire: Improvements to the Interstate 93 corridor between Salem
and Manchester, New Hampshire, to improve the transportation efficiency
and reduce safety problems associated with this approximately 19.8-mile
segment of highway. The existing four-lane Interstate highway will be
increased to eight lanes, improvements will be made at each of the five
interchange locations along this segment of highway, and existing
geometric deficiencies will be addressed. The FHWA project number is
IM–IR–93–1(174)0, while the New Hampshire Department of Transportation
(NHDOT) project number is 10418-C. The actions by the Federal agencies,
and the laws under which such actions were taken, are described in the
Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) for the project, approved
on April 28, 2004, in the FHWA Record of Decision (ROD) issued on June
28, 2005, and in other documents in the administrative record. The
FEIS, ROD, and other documents in the Federal administrative record
file are available by contacting the FHWA or the NHDOT at the addresses
provided above. The FHWA FEIS and ROD can be viewed and downloaded from
the project Web site at: http://www.rebuildingI93.com/content/overview.
This notice applies to all Federal
agency decisions as of the issuance date
of this notice and all laws under which
such actions were taken, including but
not limited to:
The USACE decision and permit (USACE Permit No. 199201232/NAE–2004–233)
are available by contacting USACE at the address provided above.
This notice applies to all Federal agency decisions as of the
issuance date of this notice and all laws under which such actions were
taken, including but not limited to:
- National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) [42 U.S.C. 4321-4351].
- Federal-Aid Highway Act [23 U.S.C. 109].
- Clean Air Act, 42 U.S.C. 7401-7671(q).
- Section 4(f) of the Department of Transportation Act of 1966 [49 U.S.C. 303].
- Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act [16 U.S.C. 661-667(d)].
- Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act of 1976, as amended [16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq.].
- Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, as amended [16 U.S.C. 470(f) et seq.].
- Farmland Protection Policy Act (FPPA) [7 U.S.C. 4201-4209].
- Clean Water Act, 33 U.S.C. 1251-1377 (Section 404, Section 401).
- E.O. 11990 Protection of Wetlands.
- E.O. 11988 Floodplain Management.
- E.O. 12898 Federal Actions to Address Environmental Justice in Minority Populations and Low Income Populations.
(Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Number 20.205,
Highway Planning and Construction. The regulations implementing
Executive Order 12372 regarding intergovernmental consultation on
Federal programs and activities apply to this program)
Authority: 23 U.S.C. 139(1)(1)
Issued on: May 23, 2007.
Kathleen O. Laffey,
Division Administrator, Concord, NH.
[FR Doc. E7-10357 Filed 5-29-07; 8:45 am]
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