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1 Practice: Programmatic Approach with the Maryland Historical Trust (MHT) for coordination on Minor National Recreational Trails and Transportation Alternatives Program Projects Not Likely to Impact Historic Resources
Categories: Environmental Stewardship & Streamlining
Interagency Agreements: MOAs, MOUs, and Programmatic Agreements
Interagency Coordination
State: Maryland
Organization: Maryland Department of Transportation’s State Highway Administration (SHA)
Contact: Donna Buscemi
Title: Chief, Environmental Planning Division
Email: dbuscemi@sha.state.md.us
Phone: 410-545-8558
Description: SHA developed a programmatic approach with the MHT for coordination of minor NRT and TAP projects that are not likely to impact historic or archeological resources. These minor projects are exempt fro ...[click for more]
Last Updated: March 1, 2017
2 Practice: Programmatic Approach with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on coordination for National Recreational Trails and Transportation Alternatives Program Projects Specific to the Northern Long-eared Bat, Indiana Bat and Bog Turtle
Categories: Environmental Stewardship & Streamlining
Interagency Agreements: MOAs, MOUs, and Programmatic Agreements
Interagency Coordination
State: Maryland
Organization: Maryland Department of Transportation’s State Highway Administration (SHA)
Contact: Donna Buscemi
Title: Chief, Environmental Planning Division
Email: dbuscemi@sha.state.md.us
Phone: 410-545-8558
Description: In 2016, SHA developed a programmatic approach with the USFWS for coordination of minor NRT and TAP projects that are not likely to adversely impact the federally threatened northern long-eared bat, a ...[click for more]
Last Updated: March 1, 2017
3 Practice: Memorandum of Understanding with Maryland’s Critical Area Commission outlining Critical Area coordination procedures, including a “general approval” clause for the streamlining of minor projects
Categories: Environmental Stewardship & Streamlining
Interagency Agreements: MOAs, MOUs, and Programmatic Agreements
Interagency Coordination
Mitigation
State: Maryland
Organization: Maryland State Highway Administration
Contact: Todd Nichols
Title: Chief, Environmental Programs Division
Email: tnichols@sha.state.md.us
Phone: 410-545-8628
Description: SHA entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Critical Area Commission (CAC) in 2003 regarding the review of SHA projects by CAC; The MOU outlines procedures for coordinating with the  ...[click for more]
Last Updated: March 1, 2017
4 Practice: Programmatic Approach for coordination with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for non-construction and minor highway projects
State: Maryland
Organization: Maryland Department of Transportation’s State Highway Administration (SHA)
Contact: Donna Buscemi
Title: Chief, Environmental Planning Division
Email: dbuscemi@sha.state.md.us
Phone: 410-545-8558
Description: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) has developed streamlined, web-based approach for minor roadway projects that would have no or little potential to impact federally listed RTE’s. In 2015, SHA co ...[click for more]
Last Updated: March 1, 2017
5 Practice: Programmatic Approach for coordination with Maryland Department of Natural Resources for non-construction and minor highway projects
Categories: Environmental Stewardship & Streamlining
Interagency Agreements: MOAs, MOUs, and Programmatic Agreements
Interagency Coordination
State: Maryland
Organization: Maryland Department of Transportation’s State Highway Administration (SHA)
Contact: Donna Buscemi
Title: Chief, Environmental Planning Division
Email: dbuscemi@sha.state.md.us
Phone: 410-545-8558
Description: SHA developed a programmatic approach with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) in 2012 to streamline the coordination process for minor system preservation type projects that have no po ...[click for more]
Last Updated: March 1, 2017
6 Practice: Programmatic Agreement Regarding the Processing of Certain Categorical Exclusion Actions
Categories: Environmental (NEPA) Documentation
Environmental Stewardship & Streamlining
Interagency Agreements: MOAs, MOUs, and Programmatic Agreements
State: Maryland
Organization: Maryland State Highway Administration
Contact: Donald Sparklin
Title: Division Chief, Environmental Planning Division
Email: dsparklin@sha.state.md.us
Phone: 410-545-8564
Description: MSHA entered into a revised programmatic agreement with the FHWA Delmar Division in March 2012 regarding the processing of certain project types as Programmatic Categorical Exclusions (PCE); this agre ...[click for more]
Related Documentation: http://www.environment.fhwa.dot.gov/strmlng/pdfs/md_cea.pdf
Last Updated: March 14, 2014
7 Practice: Programmatic Agreement Regarding MSHA’s Historic Highway Bridges in Maryland
Categories: Environmental Stewardship & Streamlining
Historical & Archeological Preservation
Interagency Agreements: MOAs, MOUs, and Programmatic Agreements
State: Maryland
Organization: Maryland State Highway Administration
Contact: Donald Sparklin
Title: Division Chief, Environmental Planning Division
Email: dsparklin@sha.state.md.us
Phone: 410-545-8564
Description: MSHA, FHWA Delmar Division, ACHP and the MD SHPO entered into an agreement in June 2013 regarding the administration of MSHA’s historic highway bridge program. MSHA will use the applicable provisions of the agreement to fulfill its compliance responsibilities under the National Historic Preservation Act, and administer its historic highway bridge program in accordance with the agreement to manage its assets and ensure that MSHA’s engineering heritage is preserved and protected. The agreement establishes how the FHWA and SHPO will be involved in both the program and individual projects under the program. The agreement identifies the program’s key components including the designation of three treatment categories for SHA owned and managed historic bridges—preservation priority, eligible and non-priority historic bridges. Among other things, the agreement addresses provisions for the appropriate management and corresponding review processes for historic bridges in each of the three treatment categories, streamlined review procedures under certain circumstances, standardized mitigation treatments for non-priority historic bridges, and measures for bridge stewardship and outreach efforts. A companion document is MSHA’s Management Plan for Historic Highway Bridges which includes individual management plans for the preservation of the 17 priority bridges, as well as general guidance for best practices.
Related Documentation: http://www.environment.fhwa.dot.gov/strmlng/pdfs/md_pa.pdf
Last Updated: March 14, 2014
8 Practice: Maryland SHA's Amended Section 106 Programmatic Agreement
Categories: Historic
Interagency Coordination
Mitigation
State: Maryland
Organization: Federal Highway Administration DELMAR Division
Contact: Jeanette Mar
Title: Environmental Program Manager
Email: Jeanette.mar@dot.gov
Phone: 410-779-7152
Description: The Maryland State Highway Administration (SHA) amended its Section 106 programmatic agreement in September 2007. Originally developed in 1993, the agreement is with the Federal Highway Administration ...[click for more]
Related Documentation: http://environment.fhwa.dot.gov/strmlng/pa106md.asp
Last Updated: March 14, 2014
9 Practice: Maryland SHA's Innovative Approach to Wetland Mitigation and Environmental Stewardship
Categories: GIS and Spatial Data
Habitat/Ecosystem Connectivity & Conservation
Land Use Planning & Smart Growth
Public Involvement
Stormwater, The Clean Water Act, & Section 404
Watersheds & Wetlands
State: Maryland
Organization: Maryland State Highway Administration
Contact: Sonal Sanghavi
Title: Director, Office of Environmental Design
Email: ssanghavi@sha.state.md.us
Phone: 410-545-8640
Description: The Maryland State Highway Administration (SHA) has made a commitment to mitigate for unavoidable and historical impacts to wetlands from transportation projects. The SHA is working with local jurisdi ...[click for more]
Last Updated: March 11, 2014
10 Practice: Strategies and Approaches for Effectively Moving Complex Environmental Documents through the EIS Process: A Peer Exchange Report
Categories: Collaborative Problem Solving/Conflict Resolution
Environmental (NEPA) Documentation
Environmental Stewardship & Streamlining
Interagency Coordination
Public Involvement
State: Maryland
Organization: Maryland State Highway Administration
Contact: Donald Sparklin
Title: Division Chief, Environmental Planning Division
Email: dsparklin@sha.state.md.us
Phone: 410-545-8564
Description: In September of 2008, the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) and FHWA Florida Division Office organized a peer exchange to share strategies and approaches for effectively moving complex and/o ...[click for more]
Last Updated: March 10, 2014
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