Federal Register Publication - Safety and Security Management for Major Capital Projects: Notice of Final Circular

Printer Friendly Number 2007-54

June 29, 2007


Mass Mailout Number III-2007-54


Subject:  Federal Register Publication - Safety and Security Management for Major Capital Projects:  Notice of Final Circular


Dear Transit Colleague:


FTA issued a Federal Register Publication on June 21, 2007 concerning the Notice of Final Circular for the Safety and Security Management for Major Capital Projects.  This is a Notice of Availability of Final Circular.  In the final circular, FTA requires recipients with projects covered under 49 CFR 633 to develop a Safety and Security Management Plan (SSMP), as a chapter or plan within the Project Management Plan (PMP).  In this notice, FTA provides a summary of the final circular and addresses comments received in response to the October 11, 2006 Federal Register Notice (71 FR 43280).  This notice can be retrieved online through the Department of Transportation Docket Management System, http://dms.dot.gov.  Click on simple search and enter docket number 25471 into the docket search area.


For further information please contact the following personnel in FTA Headquarters in Washington, DC:

For issues regarding safety and security in FTA’s project development phases, Carlos M. Garay, Office of Engineering, (202) 366-6471 or email carlos.garay@dot.gov.
For issues regarding specific safety and security management activities, Levern McElveen, Office of Safety and Security, (202) 366-1651 or email levern.mcelveen@dot.gov.
For legal issues, Shauna J. Coleman, Office of Chief Counsel, (202) 366-4063 or email shauna.coleman@dot.gov.

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





Herman C. Shipman

Deputy Regional Administrator