Register for the 10/25 Webinar: Changes to FTA’s Section 106 Reviews of Transit Projects in Rail Right-of-Way

FTA will host a webinar 2-3:30 p.m. ET Thursday, October 25, 2018 on the recently issued “Program Comment Exempting the Effects of Transportation Projects in Rail Right-of-Way (ROW).” (83 FR 42920). The Program Comment provides approaches that will expedite Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) for projects located within the rail ROW.

The webinar will feature a presentation from Sharyn LaCombe, an environmental protection specialist and federal historic preservation officer in FTA’s Office of Planning & Environment. The presentation will provide an explanation of the Program Comment approaches and the types of activities that are exempt from Section 106 for projects located within rail ROW.

Registration for the webinar is available on a first-come, first-served basis and will be open to the first 500 participants. The webinar will be recorded and made available on FTA’s webpage.

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