[Federal Register Volume 62, Number 45 (Friday, March 7, 1997)]
[Page 10559]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 97-5704]



Environmental Impact Statements and Regulations; Availability of 
EPA Comments

    Availability of EPA comments prepared February 17, 1997 Through 
February 21, 1997 pursuant to the Environmental Review Process (ERP), 
under Section 309 of the Clean Air Act and Section 102(2)(c) of the 
National Environmental Policy Act as amended. Requests for copies of 
EPA comments can be directed to the Office of Federal Activities at 
(202) 564-7167. An explanation of the ratings assigned to draft 
environmental impact statements (EISs) was published in FR dated April 
5, 1996 (61 FR 15251).

Draft EISs

    ERP No. D-FHW-G40144-AR Rating LO, US 71 Relocation, Construction 
extending from US 70 in DeQueen to I-40 near Alma, AR, Funding and COE 
Section 404 Permit, Sevier, Polk, Scott, Sebastian and Crawford 
Counties, AR.
    Summary: EPA had no objection to the selection of the preferred 
alternative described in the draft EIS. ERP No. D-FHW-G50008-00 Rating 
LO, Great River Bridge, Construction, US 65 in Arkansas to MS-8 in 
Mississippi, Funding, COE Section 404 Permit and US Coast Guard Bridge 
Permit, Desha and Arkansas Counties, AR and Bolivar County, MS.
    Summary: EPA had no objection to the proposed bridged river 
crossing. EPA supports the selection of an alternative alignment south 
of Big Island as the preferred route.
    ERP No. D-NPS-K65194-AS Rating LO, National Park of American Samoa, 
Implementation, General Management Plan, Islands of Tutulla, Ta'u and 
Ofu, Territory of American Samoa.
    Summary: EPA had no objection to the action, however additional 
clarification was requested to be included in the final EIS.

    Dated: March 4, 1997.
William D. Dickerson,
Director, NEPA Compliance Division, Office of Federal Activities.
[FR Doc. 97-5704 Filed 3-6-97; 8:45 am]