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Federal Register. Rules and Regulations. Final rule. RIN 2105-AD35. Wednesday, December 31, 2003.
Each of the Department of Transportation's drug and alcohol testing rules include requirements for select employers to submit drug and alcohol testing data to five Department of Transportation (DOT) agencies. In the past, these employers have been required to use agency-specific Management Information System (MIS) forms for this purpose, twenty-one different forms in all. The Department recently...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of intent to prepare an environmental... Wednesday, December 31, 2003.
FHWA and FTA are issuing this notice to advise the public that an environmental impact statement/Section 4(f) Evaluation will be prepared for transportation improvements in the Counties of Denver, Boulder, Broomfield, Adams, Larimer and... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of intent to prepare an environmental... Wednesday, December 17, 2003.
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and Valley Metro Rail, Inc., intend to prepare an Alternatives Analysis (AA) and an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) on a proposal by Valley Metro Rail, Inc. to provide additional transit service to the northwest portion of the City of Phoenix. The AA/EIS will consider the following...... More Information
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Federal Register. Rules and Regulations. Final rule. RIN 2125-AF00. Wednesday, November 26, 2003.
This final rule removes regulations that prescribed policies and procedures for implementation of section 103(e)(4) of title 23, United States Code, which permitted the withdrawal of Interstate System segments and the substitution of public mass transit or highway projects or both. The Congress recognized the expiration of this program by eliminating the underlying statutory authority for this...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of availability of fiscal year 2004... Monday, November 24, 2003.
The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announces the availability of funds in fiscal year (FY) 2004 for the Over-the-Road Bus (OTRB) Accessibility Program, authorized by Section 3038 of the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century (TEA-21). The OTRB Accessibility Program makes funds available to private operators of over-the-road buses to finance...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of Intent to prepare an Environmental... Friday, November 14, 2003.
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) is issuing this notice to advise other agencies and the public that, in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act and its implementing regulations, FTA and the New Jersey Transit Corporation (NJ TRANSIT), in partnership with the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey (PANYNJ), intend to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) to...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of request for comments. Monday, November 10, 2003.
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice announces the intention of the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to request the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to reinstate the following expired information... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of intent to prepare an Environmental... Monday, October 27, 2003.
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and the City of Albuquerque Transit Department intend to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Central Avenue Corridor Rapid Transit Project. The proposed project is located within the jurisdictional boundaries of Albuquerque and Bernalillo County, New Mexico. The EIS will evaluate: (1) The no-build alternative; (2) two alignment...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of intent to prepare an Environmental... Tuesday, October 21, 2003.
The FHWA and FTA are issuing this notice to advise the public that an Environmental Impact Statement and a Section 4(f) Evaluation (EIS/4(f)) will be prepared for transportation improvements in the City and County of Denver, City and County of Broomfield, Adams County, Jefferson County, Boulder County, the City of Westminster, City of Broomfield, Town of Superior, City of Louisville, and the City...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of request for comments. Wednesday, October 15, 2003.
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice announces the intention of the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to request the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to extend the following currently approved information collection: Pre-Award and Post-Delivery Review... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of intent to prepare an environmental... Wednesday, October 15, 2003.
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) intend to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) analyzing alternatives to meet LIRR's need to store electric train cars on the railroad's Huntington/ Port Jefferson Branch in Suffolk County, New York. As...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice. Thursday, October 2, 2003.
The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announces the selection of projects to be funded under Fiscal Year 2003 appropriations for the Over-the-Road Bus (OTRB) Accessibility Program, authorized by Section 3038 of the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century (TEA-21). The OTRB Accessibility Program makes funds available to private operators of...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of intent to prepare an Environmental... Friday, September 26, 2003.
The FTA, in cooperation with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ), intends to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) on a proposal to create a new Permanent Port Authority Trans Hudson (PATH) Terminal at the World Trade Center (WTC) site. The proposed project would consist of a track and platform level, an associated mezzanine/fare equipment level, and a terminal...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of request for comments. Friday, September 26, 2003.
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice announces the intention of the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to request the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to extend the following currently approved information collection: Americans with Disabilities... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of request for comments. Tuesday, September 9, 2003.
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice announces the intention of the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to request the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to extend the following currently approved information collection: Metropolitan and Statewide Transportation... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental... Wednesday, September 3, 2003.
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and the Maryland Transit Administration (MTA) intend to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) in accordance to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) of 1969, as amended, on the proposed Bi-County Transitway Project in Montgomery and Prince George's Counties, Maryland, which are in the metropolitan area of Washington, DC. The corridor...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of Intent to prepare an Alternatives... Friday, August 22, 2003.
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) as lead agency and the Sonoma Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART) Commission intend to conduct an Alternatives Analysis and prepare a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (AA/DEIS) on a proposal by SMART for the proposed introduction of commuter rail service along an existing railroad right- of-way extending approximately 75-miles from Cloverdale in Sonoma...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of intent. Tuesday, August 19, 2003.
FHWA and FTA are issuing this notice to advise the public that an environmental impact statement/Section 4(f) Evaluation will be prepared for transportation improvements in the city and County of Denver, Adams County, and the City of Aurora,... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of intent to prepare an environmental... Monday, July 28, 2003.
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and the Spokane Transit Authority (STA) intend to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) for transit improvements in Spokane County, between downtown Spokane and Liberty Lake. The EIS will be prepared to satisfy both NEPA and the Washington State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA). This...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of granted Buy America waiver. Friday, July 25, 2003.
This waiver allows ticket vending machine manufacturers to install the Cash Code bill-handling unit and count it as domestic for purposes of Buy America compliance. It is predicated on the non- availability of the item domestically and was granted on June 11, 2003, for the period of two years. This notice shall insure that the public is aware of this... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of intent to prepare an environmental... Wednesday, July 9, 2003.
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and the Los Angeles to Pasadena Metro Blue Line Construction Authority (referred to hereafter as the Gold Line Construction Authority) intend to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) for transit improvements between Pasadena and Montclair in Los Angeles and San Bernardino counties in...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of EIS cancellation. Monday, July 7, 2003.
Notice is hereby given that the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) is canceling its preparation of an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for a rail-in-tunnel connection between North and South Stations in downtown Boston, Massachusetts. The project sponsor, the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA), has announced its intention not to pursue the project at this time for lack of...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of Intent to prepare an Environmental... Tuesday, July 1, 2003.
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and the Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) are issuing this notice to advise interested agencies and the public that, in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) of 1969, as amended, an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) is being prepared for the proposed transportation improvements in the North Corridor and adjacent areas in the...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of request for comments. Monday, June 30, 2003.
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), this notice announces the Information Collection Request (ICR) abstracted below has been forwarded to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for extension of the currently approved information collection. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments was published on March 18,... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of request for comments. Monday, June 30, 2003.
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), this notice announces the Information Collection Request (ICR) abstracted below has been forwarded to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for extension of the currently approved information collection. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments was published on March 18,... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of request for comments. Monday, June 30, 2003.
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), this notice announces the Information Collection Request (ICR) abstracted below has been forwarded to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for extension of the currently approved information collection. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments was published on March 31,... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of intent to prepare an Environmental... Wednesday, June 25, 2003.
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA), the East-West Gateway Coordinating Council, the Bi-State Development Agency doing business as Metro, and the Missouri Department of Transportation (DOT) intend to prepare an EIS in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and its implementing regulations for proposed transportation improvements in the Metro South Study Area of...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of granted Buy America waiver. Thursday, June 12, 2003.
The following waivers allow New Flyer of America and the North American Bus Industries (NABI) to count a foreign-manufactured articulating joint system used in low and standard floor bus as a domestic component for purposes of calculating the aggregate domestic content of the vehicle and was predicated on the non-availability of the item in the domestic market. The New Flyer waiver was granted on...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Revised notice of intent. Tuesday, June 10, 2003.
The FHWA and FTA are jointly issuing this Revised Notice of Intent to advise the public that an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) will not be prepared for a proposed transportation improvement project along State Highway 82 in the counties of Pitkin, Eagle and Garfield,... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice; supplemental information, changes, and... Tuesday, May 13, 2003.
[Federal Register Volume 68, Number 92 (Tuesday, May 13, 2003)] [Notices] [Pages 25679-25682] From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of intent. Friday, May 2, 2003.
The FHWA and FTA are issuing this notice to advise the public that an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) will be prepared for a proposed transportation improvement project in Salt Lake and Utah Counties,... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of availability of funds inviting... Thursday, April 17, 2003.
Elsewhere in today's Federal Register, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) published a notice announcing the availability of Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (TIFIA) assistance and inviting applicants to submit applications for credit assistance for major surface transportation projects. The TIFIA authorizes the Department of Transportation (DOT) to provide credit...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of intent to prepare a Supplemental... Thursday, April 17, 2003.
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority (NFTA) intend to prepare a Supplemental Draft Environmental Impact Statement (SDEIS) for the Erie Canal Harbor Project (formerly referred to as the Inner Harbor Development Project), in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). The original Notice of Intent to prepare a DEIS for the...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of intent to prepare a Draft... Friday, April 11, 2003.
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and the Maryland Transit Administration (MTA) are issuing this notice to advise agencies and the public that, in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act, the FTA and the MTA will prepare a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) to assess the impacts of potential transit alternatives in the Green Line Corridor. This corridor extends from...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of intent to prepare a Draft... Friday, April 11, 2003.
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and the Maryland Transit Administration (MTA) are issuing this notice to advise agencies and the public that, in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act, the FTA and the MTA will prepare a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) to assess the impacts of potential transit alternatives in the Red Line Corridor. This corridor extends from...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of Intent (NOI) to prepare an Amended... Thursday, April 10, 2003.
The FTA and the FHWA, in cooperation with Portland Metro and Tri-County Metropolitan Transportation District of Oregon (TriMet), (hereinafter ''agencies'') published a Supplemental Draft Environmental Impact Statement (hereinafter ''SDEIS'') in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (hereinafter ''NEPA'') in December 2002 for transit improvements in the South/North Transit Corridor...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of intent to prepare an Environmental... Thursday, April 3, 2003.
The FTA, in cooperation with the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) and New York City Transit (NYCT), intends to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) on a proposal to create the Fulton Street Transit Center in Lower Manhattan, New York, NY. The proposed project would consist of six distinct elements: (1) A new mass transit ''Center'' at street and subsurface levels on Broadway...... More Information
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Federal Register. Rules and Regulations. Final rule. RIN 2132-AA30. Tuesday, April 1, 2003.
The Federal Transit Administration is adopting, as a final rule, without change, the current interim final rule that sets forth regulations governing the testing of vehicles used in mass transportation... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of request for comments. Monday, March 31, 2003.
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice announces the intention of the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to request the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to extend the following currently approved information collections: Bus Testing... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of request for comments. Tuesday, March 18, 2003.
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice announces the intention of the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to request the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to extend the following currently approved information collections: Reporting of Technical Activities by FTA Grant... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of request for comments. Tuesday, March 18, 2003.
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice announces the intention of the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to request the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to extend the following currently approved information collections: 49 U.S.C. section 5312(a) Research, Development, Demonstration and Training... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of request for comments. Tuesday, March 18, 2003.
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice announces the intention of the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to request the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to extend the following currently approved information collections: (1) Nondiscrimination as it Applies to FTA Grant Programs. (2) Title VI as it Applies to FTA Grant... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice. Wednesday, March 12, 2003.
The Omnibus Appropriations Bill ''Consolidated Appropriations Resolution, 2003'', (Pub. L. 108-7) was signed into law by President Bush on February 20, 2003, which includes the Department of Transportation and Related Agencies Appropriations for fiscal year 2003 (FY 2003 DOT Appropriations Act), and provides FY 2003 appropriations for the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) transit assistance...... More Information
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Federal Register. Rules and Regulations. Final rule. RIN 2132-AA62. Friday, February 28, 2003.
This final rule implements a provision of the Buy America statute which allows bidders or offerors the opportunity to correct inadvertent or clerical errors in their Buy America certifications after bid... More Information
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Federal Register. Proposed Rules. Withdrawal of proposed rulemaking. RIN 2132-AA68. Friday, February 28, 2003.
This document withdraws the Federal Transit Administration's (FTA) October 8, 1999, advanced notice of proposed rulemaking (ANPRM) in which it sought public comment on whether the permanent waiver of the Buy America requirements for microcomputers should be retained, revoked, or modified. Based on a review of the comments to the ANPRM, FTA has concluded that a change is not warranted....... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of intent to transfer Federally assisted... Wednesday, February 12, 2003.
Section 5334(g) of the Federal Transit Laws, as codified, 49 U.S.C. 5301, et seq., permits the Administrator of the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to authorize a recipient of FTA funds to transfer land or a facility to a public body for any public purpose with no further obligation to the Federal government if, among other things, no Federal agency is interested in acquiring the asset for...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of availability of fiscal year 2003... Friday, February 7, 2003.
The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announces the availability of funds in fiscal year (FY) 2003 for the Over-the-road Bus (OTRB) Accessibility Program, authorized by Section 3038 of the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century (TEA-21), 49 U.S.C. 5310 note. The OTRB Accessibility Program makes funds available to private operators of...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of granted Buy America waiver. Wednesday, January 15, 2003.
This waiver allows ticket vending machine manufacturers to install the Mars Electronics Bill Handling Unit and count it as domestic for purpose of Buy America compliance. It is predicated on the non-availability of the item domestically and was granted on December 10, 2002, for the period of two years, or until such time as a domestic source for this Bill Handling Unit becomes available,...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of granted Buy America waiver. Wednesday, January 15, 2003.
This waiver allows ticket vending machine manufacturers to install the Asahi Seiko Compact Coin Dispensing Hopper and count it as domestic for purposes of Buy America compliance. It is predicated on the non-availability of the item domestically and was granted on December 9, 2002, for the period of two years, or until such time as a domestic source for this Compact Coin dispensing Hopper becomes...... More Information
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Federal Register. Notices. Notice of granted Buy America waiver. Wednesday, January 15, 2003.
This waiver allows ticket vending machine manufacturers to install the Toyocom Bill Processing Unit and count it as domestic for purposes of Buy America compliance. It is predicated on the non- availability of the item domestically and was granted on December 13, 2002, for the period of two years, or until such time as a domestic source for this Bill Processing Unit becomes available, whichever...... More Information