Proposed Flood Hazard Determinations, 23047-23048 [2017-10181]

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[FR Doc. 2017–10169 Filed 5–18–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–12–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Docket ID FEMA–2017–0002; Internal Agency Docket No. FEMA–B–1471] Proposed Flood Hazard Determinations Federal Emergency Management Agency; DHS. ACTION: Notice; correction. AGENCY: On March 16, 2015, FEMA published in the Federal Register a proposed flood hazard determination notice that requires amendment to the information in the table. This notice provides corrections to the table, to be used in lieu of the information published at 80 FR 13594. The table provided here represents the proposed flood hazard determinations and communities affected for Cape May County, New Jersey (All Jurisdictions). DATES: Comments are to be submitted on or before August 17, 2017. ADDRESSES: The Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM), and where applicable, the Flood Insurance Study (FIS) report for each community are available for inspection at both the online location and the respective Community Map Repository address listed in the table below. Additionally, the current effective FIRM and FIS report for each community are accessible online through the FEMA Map Service Center at www.msc.fema.gov for comparison. You may submit comments, identified by Docket No. FEMA–B–1471, to Rick Sacbibit, Chief, Engineering Services Branch, Federal Insurance and asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:15 May 18, 2017 Jkt 241001 City Hall, 500 East Main Street, Alice, TX 78332. City Hall, 200 Southwest 1st Street, Premont, TX 78375. City Hall, 404 South Mier Street, San Diego, TX 78384. Jim Wells County Courthouse, 200 North Almond Street, Alice, TX 78332. Mitigation Administration, FEMA, 400 C Street SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–7659, or (email) patrick.sacbibit@fema.dhs.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rick Sacbibit, Chief, Engineering Services Branch, Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration, FEMA, 400 C Street SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–7659, or (email) patrick.sacbibit@fema.dhs.gov; or visit the FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX) online at www.floodmaps.fema.gov/fhm/fmx_ main.html. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: FEMA proposes to make flood hazard determinations for each community listed in the table below, in accordance with Section 110 of the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973, 42 U.S.C. 4104, and 44 CFR 67.4(a). These proposed flood hazard determinations, together with the floodplain management criteria required by 44 CFR 60.3, are the minimum that are required. They should not be construed to mean that the community must change any existing ordinances that are more stringent in their floodplain management requirements. The community may at any time enact stricter requirements of its own, or pursuant to policies established by other Federal, State, or regional entities. These flood hazard determinations are used to meet the floodplain management requirements of the NFIP and are also used to calculate the appropriate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings built after the FIRM and FIS report become effective. Use of a Scientific Resolution Panel (SRP) is available to communities in support of the appeal resolution process. SRPs are independent panels of experts in hydrology, hydraulics, and other pertinent sciences established to review conflicting scientific and PO 00000 Frm 00095 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 technical data and provide recommendations for resolution. Use of the SRP may only be exercised after FEMA and local communities have been engaged in a collaborative consultation process for at least 60 days without a mutually acceptable resolution of an appeal. Additional information regarding the SRP process can be found online at http://floodsrp.org/pdfs/srp_ fact_sheet.pdf. The communities affected by the flood hazard determinations are provided in the table below. Any request for reconsideration of the revised flood hazard determinations shown on the Preliminary FIRM and FIS report that satisfies the data requirements outlined in 44 CFR 67.6(b) is considered an appeal. Comments unrelated to the flood hazard determinations will also be considered before the FIRM and FIS report are made final. Correction In the proposed flood hazard determination notice published at 80 FR 13594 in the March 16, 2015, issue of the Federal Register, FEMA published a table titled ‘‘Cape May County, New Jersey (All Jurisdictions)’’. This table requires amendment as to communities affected by the proposed flood hazard determinations featured in the table. In this document, FEMA is publishing a table containing the accurate information. The information provided below should be used in lieu of that previously published. (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 97.022, ‘‘Flood Insurance.’’) Dated: May 2, 2017. Roy E. Wright, Deputy Associate Administrator for Insurance and Mitigation, Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency. E:\FR\FM\19MYN1.SGM 19MYN1 23048 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 96 / Friday, May 19, 2017 / Notices Community Community map repository address Cape May County, New Jersey (All Jurisdictions) Maps available for inspection online at: http://www.fema.gov/preliminaryfloodhazarddata Borough Borough Borough Borough Borough Borough of of of of of of Avalon .................................................................................... Cape May Point ..................................................................... Stone Harbor ......................................................................... West Cape May ..................................................................... West Wildwood ...................................................................... Wildwood Crest ..................................................................... Borough of Woodbine ............................................................................... City of Cape May ...................................................................................... City of North Wildwood ............................................................................. City of Ocean City .................................................................................... City of Sea Isle City .................................................................................. City of Wildwood ....................................................................................... Township of Dennis .................................................................................. Township of Middle .................................................................................. Township of Upper ................................................................................... [FR Doc. 2017–10181 Filed 5–18–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–12–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Docket ID FEMA–2017–0002; Internal Agency Docket No. FEMA–B–1719] Changes in Flood Hazard Determinations Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: This notice lists communities where the addition or modification of Base Flood Elevations (BFEs), base flood depths, Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) boundaries or zone designations, or the regulatory floodway (hereinafter referred to as flood hazard determinations), as shown on the Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs), and where applicable, in the supporting Flood Insurance Study (FIS) reports, prepared by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for each community, is appropriate because of new scientific or technical data. The FIRM, and where applicable, portions of the FIS report, have been revised to reflect these flood hazard determinations through issuance of a Letter of Map Revision (LOMR), in accordance with Title 44, Part 65 of the Code of Federal Regulations (44 CFR part 65). The LOMR will be used by insurance agents and others to calculate asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:15 May 18, 2017 Jkt 241001 Construction Office, 3100 Dune Drive, Avalon, NJ 08202. Clerk’s Office, 215 Lighthouse Avenue, Cape May Point, NJ 08212. Construction Office, 9508 Second Avenue, Stone Harbor, NJ 08247. Borough Hall, 732 Broadway, West Cape May, NJ 08204. Borough Hall, 701 West Glenwood Avenue, West Wildwood, NJ 08260. Construction Department, 6101 Pacific Avenue, Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260. Borough Hall, 501 Washington Avenue, Woodbine, NJ 08270. Assessor’s Office, 643 Washington Street, Cape May, NJ 08204. City Hall, 901 Atlantic Avenue, North Wildwood, NJ 08260. Community Operations Department, 115 East 12th Street, Ocean City, NJ 08226. City Hall, 233 John F. Kennedy Boulevard, Sea Isle City, NJ 08243. Zoning Office, 4400 New Jersey Avenue, Wildwood, NJ 08260. Dennis Township Municipal Building, 571 Petersburg Road, Dennisville, NJ 08214. Middle Township Construction Office, 10 South Boyd Street, Cape May Court House, NJ 08210. Upper Township Engineering Office, 2100 Tuckahoe Road, Petersburg, NJ 08270. appropriate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and the contents of those buildings. For rating purposes, the currently effective community number is shown in the table below and must be used for all new policies and renewals. DATES: These flood hazard determinations will become effective on the dates listed in the table below and revise the FIRM panels and FIS report in effect prior to this determination for the listed communities. From the date of the second publication of notification of these changes in a newspaper of local circulation, any person has 90 days in which to request through the community that the Deputy Associate Administrator for Insurance and Mitigation reconsider the changes. The flood hazard determination information may be changed during the 90-day period. ADDRESSES: The affected communities are listed in the table below. Revised flood hazard information for each community is available for inspection at both the online location and the respective community map repository address listed in the table below. Additionally, the current effective FIRM and FIS report for each community are accessible online through the FEMA Map Service Center at www.msc.fema.gov for comparison. Submit comments and/or appeals to the Chief Executive Officer of the community as listed in the table below. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rick Sacbibit, Chief, Engineering Services Branch, Federal Insurance and PO 00000 Frm 00096 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Mitigation Administration, FEMA, 400 C Street SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–7659, or (email) patrick.sacbibit@fema.dhs.gov; or visit the FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX) online at www.floodmaps.fema.gov/fhm/fmx_ main.html. The specific flood hazard determinations are not described for each community in this notice. However, the online location and local community map repository address where the flood hazard determination information is available for inspection is provided. Any request for reconsideration of flood hazard determinations must be submitted to the Chief Executive Officer of the community as listed in the table below. The modifications are made pursuant to section 201 of the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973, 42 U.S.C. 4105, and are in accordance with the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968, 42 U.S.C. 4001 et seq., and with 44 CFR part 65. The FIRM and FIS report are the basis of the floodplain management measures that the community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of having in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). These flood hazard determinations, together with the floodplain management criteria required by 44 CFR 60.3, are the minimum that are required. They should not be construed to mean that the community must change any existing ordinances that are more SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\19MYN1.SGM 19MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 96 (Friday, May 19, 2017)]
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[FR Doc No: 2017-10181]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Federal Emergency Management Agency

[Docket ID FEMA-2017-0002; Internal Agency Docket No. FEMA-B-1471]


Proposed Flood Hazard Determinations

AGENCY: Federal Emergency Management Agency; DHS.

ACTION: Notice; correction.

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SUMMARY: On March 16, 2015, FEMA published in the Federal Register a 
proposed flood hazard determination notice that requires amendment to 
the information in the table. This notice provides corrections to the 
table, to be used in lieu of the information published at 80 FR 13594. 
The table provided here represents the proposed flood hazard 
determinations and communities affected for Cape May County, New Jersey 
(All Jurisdictions).

DATES: Comments are to be submitted on or before August 17, 2017.

ADDRESSES: The Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM), and where 
applicable, the Flood Insurance Study (FIS) report for each community 
are available for inspection at both the online location and the 
respective Community Map Repository address listed in the table below. 
Additionally, the current effective FIRM and FIS report for each 
community are accessible online through the FEMA Map Service Center at 
www.msc.fema.gov for comparison.
    You may submit comments, identified by Docket No. FEMA-B-1471, to 
Rick Sacbibit, Chief, Engineering Services Branch, Federal Insurance 
and Mitigation Administration, FEMA, 400 C Street SW., Washington, DC 
20472, (202) 646-7659, or (email) patrick.sacbibit@fema.dhs.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rick Sacbibit, Chief, Engineering 
Services Branch, Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration, FEMA, 
400 C Street SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646-7659, or (email) 
patrick.sacbibit@fema.dhs.gov; or visit the FEMA Map Information 
eXchange (FMIX) online at www.floodmaps.fema.gov/fhm/fmx_main.html.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: FEMA proposes to make flood hazard 
determinations for each community listed in the table below, in 
accordance with Section 110 of the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 
1973, 42 U.S.C. 4104, and 44 CFR 67.4(a).
    These proposed flood hazard determinations, together with the 
floodplain management criteria required by 44 CFR 60.3, are the minimum 
that are required. They should not be construed to mean that the 
community must change any existing ordinances that are more stringent 
in their floodplain management requirements. The community may at any 
time enact stricter requirements of its own, or pursuant to policies 
established by other Federal, State, or regional entities. These flood 
hazard determinations are used to meet the floodplain management 
requirements of the NFIP and are also used to calculate the appropriate 
flood insurance premium rates for new buildings built after the FIRM 
and FIS report become effective.
    Use of a Scientific Resolution Panel (SRP) is available to 
communities in support of the appeal resolution process. SRPs are 
independent panels of experts in hydrology, hydraulics, and other 
pertinent sciences established to review conflicting scientific and 
technical data and provide recommendations for resolution. Use of the 
SRP may only be exercised after FEMA and local communities have been 
engaged in a collaborative consultation process for at least 60 days 
without a mutually acceptable resolution of an appeal. Additional 
information regarding the SRP process can be found online at http://floodsrp.org/pdfs/srp_fact_sheet.pdf.
    The communities affected by the flood hazard determinations are 
provided in the table below. Any request for reconsideration of the 
revised flood hazard determinations shown on the Preliminary FIRM and 
FIS report that satisfies the data requirements outlined in 44 CFR 
67.6(b) is considered an appeal. Comments unrelated to the flood hazard 
determinations will also be considered before the FIRM and FIS report 
are made final.

Correction

    In the proposed flood hazard determination notice published at 80 
FR 13594 in the March 16, 2015, issue of the Federal Register, FEMA 
published a table titled ``Cape May County, New Jersey (All 
Jurisdictions)''. This table requires amendment as to communities 
affected by the proposed flood hazard determinations featured in the 
table.
    In this document, FEMA is publishing a table containing the 
accurate information. The information provided below should be used in 
lieu of that previously published.

(Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 97.022, ``Flood 
Insurance.'')

    Dated: May 2, 2017.
Roy E. Wright,
Deputy Associate Administrator for Insurance and Mitigation, Department 
of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency.

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                                             Community map repository
               Community                             address
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             Cape May County, New Jersey (All Jurisdictions)
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      Maps available for inspection online at: http://www.fema.gov/preliminaryfloodhazarddata preliminaryfloodhazarddata
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Borough of Avalon......................  Construction Office, 3100 Dune
                                          Drive, Avalon, NJ 08202.
Borough of Cape May Point..............  Clerk's Office, 215 Lighthouse
                                          Avenue, Cape May Point, NJ
                                          08212.
Borough of Stone Harbor................  Construction Office, 9508
                                          Second Avenue, Stone Harbor,
                                          NJ 08247.
Borough of West Cape May...............  Borough Hall, 732 Broadway,
                                          West Cape May, NJ 08204.
Borough of West Wildwood...............  Borough Hall, 701 West Glenwood
                                          Avenue, West Wildwood, NJ
                                          08260.
Borough of Wildwood Crest..............  Construction Department, 6101
                                          Pacific Avenue, Wildwood
                                          Crest, NJ 08260.
Borough of Woodbine....................  Borough Hall, 501 Washington
                                          Avenue, Woodbine, NJ 08270.
City of Cape May.......................  Assessor's Office, 643
                                          Washington Street, Cape May,
                                          NJ 08204.
City of North Wildwood.................  City Hall, 901 Atlantic Avenue,
                                          North Wildwood, NJ 08260.
City of Ocean City.....................  Community Operations
                                          Department, 115 East 12th
                                          Street, Ocean City, NJ 08226.
City of Sea Isle City..................  City Hall, 233 John F. Kennedy
                                          Boulevard, Sea Isle City, NJ
                                          08243.
City of Wildwood.......................  Zoning Office, 4400 New Jersey
                                          Avenue, Wildwood, NJ 08260.
Township of Dennis.....................  Dennis Township Municipal
                                          Building, 571 Petersburg Road,
                                          Dennisville, NJ 08214.
Township of Middle.....................  Middle Township Construction
                                          Office, 10 South Boyd Street,
                                          Cape May Court House, NJ
                                          08210.
Township of Upper......................  Upper Township Engineering
                                          Office, 2100 Tuckahoe Road,
                                          Petersburg, NJ 08270.
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