Daily Rules, Proposed Rules, and Notices of the Federal Government
Effective July 1, 2007, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) assigned, and the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) assumed environmental responsibilities for this project pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327. Notice is hereby given that Caltrans has taken final agency actions subject to 23 U.S.C. 139(
The project is intended to improve the vehicle, person, and goods movement within the SR-91 corridor to more effectively serve existing and future travel demand between and within Riverside and Orange Counties; and to provide improvements along the SR-91 and I-15 transportation corridors as well as to related local roads, and to reduce diversion of regional traffic from the freeways into the surrounding communities.
The actions by the Federal agencies, and the laws under which such actions were taken, are described in the Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) for the project, approved on August 10, 2012, in the FHWA Record of Decision (ROD) issued on October 23, 2012, and in other documents in the FHWA project records. The Final FEIS, ROD, and other project records are available by contacting Caltrans at the address provided above. The Caltrans FEIS and ROD can be viewed and downloaded from the project Web site at
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers decision and Section 404 Nationwide Permit are available by contacting California Department of Transportation District 8 at the address provided above.
This notice applies to all Federal agency decisions as of the issuance date of this notice and all laws under which such actions were taken, including but not limited to:
1. General: National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) (42 U.S.C. 4321-4351).
2. Clean Air Act (42 U.S.C. 7401-7671(q)).
3. Migratory Bird Treaty Act (16 U.S.C. 703-712).
4. Historic and Cultural Resources: Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, as amended (16 U.S.C. 470(f) et seq.).
5. Clean Water Act (Section 401) (33 U.S.C. 1251-1377).
6. Federal Endangered Species Act of 1973 (16 U.S.C. 1531-1543).
7. Executive Order 11990—Protection of Wetlands.
8. Executive Order 11988—Floodplain Management.
9. Executive Order 12898—Environmental Justice.
10. Department of Transportation Act of 1966, Section 4(f) (49 U.S.C. 303).
11. Executive Order 13112—Invasive Species.
23 U.S.C. 139(