Federal Register Publication - HOV/HOT Lanes

Printer Friendly Number 2007-04

January 11, 2007


Mass Mailout Number III-2007-4


Subject:  Federal Register Publication – Final Policy Statement on when High-Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) Lanes Converted to High-Occupancy/Toll (HOT) Lanes shall be classified as Fixed Guideway Miles for FTA’s funding formulas and when HOT Lanes shall not be classified as Fixed Guideway Miles for FTA’s funding formulas


Dear Transit Colleague:


FTA has issued a Federal Register Publication concerning the Final Policy Statement on HOV/HOT Lanes.  It is published in today’s Federal Register on pages 1366 through1372.  This notice supersedes the notice published in the Federal Register by FTA on December 27, 2006 at 71 FR 77862.  This notice corrects certain typographical errors that appeared in the prior notice, makes non-substantive revisions to the prior notice and reorders the sections of the prior notice.  This Final Policy Statement can be retrieved online through the Federal Register Main Page, http://www.gpoaccess.gov/fr/index.html.  Enter page number 1366 into the quick search.


Please address questions concerning this final policy statement to either David B. Horner, Chief Counsel in FTA Headquarters at phone number (202) 366-4040 or by email at david.horner@dot.gov or Robert J. Tuccillo, Associate Administrator in FTA Headquarters at phone number (202) 366-4050 or by email at Robert.tuccillo@dot.gov.


Please feel free to distribute this throughout your organization as appropriate.






Susan Borinsky

Regional Administrator