to the Government Peak Subunit of Hatcher Pass. The proposed actions include the construction of access roads, parking lots, and enclosed transit facilities.Final agency actions:
Section 106 finding of no historic properties affected; Section 4(f) determination; and a Record of Decision dated January 2011.Supporting documentation:
Final Environmental Impact Statement dated November 2010.
2.Project name and location:Bus Rapid Transit Project, Pitkin, Eagle, and Garfield Counties, CO.Project sponsor:Roaring Fork Transportation Authority.Project description:The project consists of a Bus Rapid Transit project with service along approximately 40 miles of Colorado State Highway 82 from Glenwood Springs to Aspen, CO. The project includes 18 buses, nine stations, and five park and ride lots.Final agency actions:Section 106 finding of no historic properties affected; no use of Section 4(f) properties; project-level air quality conformity; and a Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) dated November 2010.Supporting documentation:Environmental Assessment dated August 2010.
3.Project name and location:Second Avenue Subway, New York, NY.Project sponsor:Metropolitan Transportation Authority.Project description:The Second Avenue Subway project is the phased construction of a new 8.5-mile subway line under Second Avenue in Manhattan from 125th Street to Hanover Square in Lower Manhattan. It includes sixteen new stations which will be accessible by persons with disabilities. FTA has agreed to partially fund the first phase of the project which will run between 105th Street and 62nd Street and will connect to the existing F line at 63rd Street, so that Phase 1 can be operated before the other phases are built. Various changes to Phase 1 have been evaluated in a number of technical memorandums.Final agency actions:FTA determination that neither a supplemental environmental impact statement nor a supplemental environmental assessment is necessary.Supporting documentation:Technical Memorandum No. 8 assessing design changes for the 86th Street Station Ancillary Facility #2 dated January 2011.
4.Project name and location:Sugar House Streetcar Project, South Salt Lake and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, UT.Project sponsor:Utah Transit Authority.Project description:The project is a 2-mile streetcar line on an existing railroad right-of-way between 1700 South and Interstate 80 in Salt Lake County, UT. The streetcar will connect a commercial center to the existing TRAX light rail system.Final agency actions:Section 4(f) determination; Section 106 finding of no adverse effect; project-level air quality conformity; and a Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) signed February 2011.Supporting documentation:Environmental Assessment dated November 2010.
Issued on: April 1, 2011.
Elizabeth S. Riklin,
Deputy Associate Administrator for Planning and Environment, Washington, DC.