Good Neighbor Environmental Board Meeting, 5180-5181 [05-1866]

Download as PDF 5180 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 20 / Tuesday, February 1, 2005 / Notices ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [ORD–2004–0022, FRL–7866–1] Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Technology Performance and Product Information To Support Vendor Information Summaries, EPA ICR Number 2154.02, OMB Control Number 2050–0194; Extension of Comment Period Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice; extension of comment period. AGENCY: SUMMARY: On December 21, 2004 (69 FR 76464), EPA published for public comment a notice that the Agency is planning to submit a continuing Information Collection Request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). This is a request to renew an existing approved collection. The original comment period was to expire on February 10, 2005. Today’s action extends the comment period to February 18, 2005. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before February 18, 2005. 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When EPA identifies a comment containing copyrighted material, EPA will provide a reference to that material in the version of the comment that is placed in EDOCKET. The entire printed comment, including the copyrighted material, will be available in the public docket. Although identified as an item in the official docket, information claimed as CBI, or whose disclosure is otherwise restricted by statute, is not included in the official public docket, and will not be available for public viewing in EDOCKET. For further information about the electronic docket, see EPA’s Federal Register notice describing the electronic docket at 67 FR 38102 (May 31, 2002), or go to http://www.epa.gov./ edocket. Andrew P. Avel, Acting Director, National Homeland Security Research Center. [FR Doc. 05–1864 Filed 1–31–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [FRL–7866–2] Good Neighbor Environmental Board Meeting Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice of meeting. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The next meeting of the Good Neighbor Environmental Board, a Federal advisory committee that reports to the President and Congress on environmental and infrastructure projects along the U.S. border with Mexico, will take place in Eagle Pass, Texas, on February 16th and 17th, 2005. It is open to the public. DATES: On February 16th, the meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. (registration at 8 a.m.) and end at 3 p.m. Interested parties will then proceed to a nearby location to hear from additional speakers until 5:30 p.m. On February PO 00000 Frm 00052 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 17th, the Board will hold a routine business meeting from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. (registration at 7:30 a.m.). ADDRESSES: The meeting site is the Middle Rio Grande Workforce Center, 1200 Ferry St, Eagle Pass Texas. The phone number is (830) 773–1191. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Elaine M. Koerner, Designated Federal Officer for the Good Neighbor Environmental Board, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460. Tel: (202) 233-0069. E-mail: koerner.elaine@epa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Agenda: On the first day of the meeting, which begins at 8:30 a.m. (registration at 8 a.m.), the Board has invited local officials from Eagle Pass and Piedras Negras to address attendees at the onset, followed by presentations from local experts throughout the day on community success stories and colonias. The first day also will include a public comment session from 11:30 a.m. until 12 noon. At 3 p.m., the Board and other interested parties will depart for a nearby location to hear from additional speakers. The first day of the meeting will conclude at 5:30 p.m. The second day of the meeting, February 17th, will take the form of a routine business meeting plus a strategic planning session. It also will include an update from Board members about their organizations’ recent activities and a report-out from a Mexican counterpart advisory group. The second day of the meeting will begin at 8 a.m., with registration at 7:30 a.m. It will end at 2 p.m. Public Attendance: The public is welcome to attend all portions of the meeting. Members of the public who plan to file written statements and/or make brief (suggested 5-minute limit) oral statements at the public comment session on the first day are encouraged to contact the Designated Federal Officer (DFO) for the Board prior to the meeting. Meeting Access: Individuals requiring special accommodation at this meeting, including wheelchair access to the conference room, should contact the DFO at least five business days prior to the meeting so that appropriate arrangements can be made. Background: The Good Neighbor Environmental Board meets three times each calendar year at different locations along the U.S.-Mexico border and in Washington, DC. It was created by the Enterprise for the Americas Initiative Act of 1992. An Executive Order delegates implementing authority to the Administrator of EPA. The Board is E:\FR\FM\01FEN1.SGM 01FEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 20 / Tuesday, February 1, 2005 / Notices responsible for providing advice to the President and the Congress on environmental and infrastructure issues and needs within the States contiguous to Mexico in order to improve the quality of life of persons residing on the United States side of the border. The statute calls for the Board to have representatives from U.S. Government agencies; the governments of the States of Arizona, California, New Mexico and Texas; and private organizations with expertise on environmental and infrastructure problems along the southwest border. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency gives notice of this meeting of the Good Neighbor Environmental Board pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463). Dated: January 14, 2005. Elaine M Koerner, Designate Federal Officer. [FR Doc. 05–1866 Filed 1–31–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P OFFICE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY POLICY Workshop on Manufacturing Research and Development in Three Priority Areas: Nanomanufacturing, Manufacturing for the Hydrogen Economy, and Intelligent and Integrated Manufacturing Systems; Sponsored by the National Science and Technology Council, Committee on Technology, Interagency Working Group on Manufacturing Research and Development ACTION: Notice of open meeting. SUMMARY: A public forum sponsored by the Manufacturing Research and Development Interagency Working Group (IWG) of the Committee on Technology, National Science and Technology Council (NSTC) will be held to review the current state of manufacturing research and development in three priority areas: nanomanufacturing, manufacturing for the hydrogen economy, and intelligent and integrated manufacturing systems. DATES AND ADDRESSES: The Manufacturing Research and Development Interagency Working Group (IWG) will hold a one-day public forum on Thursday, March 3, 2005, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. The public forum will be held in the auditorium at the Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20418. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For information regarding this Notice, VerDate jul<14>2003 15:06 Jan 31, 2005 Jkt 205001 please contact Susan Skemp, Office of Science and Technology Policy, Washington, DC. Telephone: (202) 456– 6043. Email: sskemp@ostp.eop.gov. 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Time has been reserved for public comments; written statements may be submitted at 4 p.m. on March 3, 2005, or via the Web site at http://www.ostp.gov/mfgiwg. Registration for the public forum for interested persons is required and will be via the Web site. In addition, nonparticipants will have the opportunity to review the workshop material and provide feedback via the Web site. The agenda for the workshop will be posted on the Web site. The NSTC was established under Executive Order 12881. Ann F. Mazur, Assistant Director for Budget and Administration. [FR Doc. 05–1750 Filed 1–31–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3170–W5–P FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION Notice of Public Information Collection(s) Being Reviewed by the Federal Communications Commission, Comments Requested January 21, 2005. 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Comments are requested concerning (a) whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Commission, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the Commission’s burden estimate; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on the respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. DATES: Written Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) comments should be submitted on or before April 4, 2005. If you anticipate that you will be submitting comments, but find it difficult to do so within the period of time allowed by this notice, you should advise the contact listed below as soon as possible. ADDRESSES: Direct all Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) comments to Cathy Williams, Federal Communications Commission, Room 1– C823, 445 12th Street, SW., Washington, DC 20554 or via the Internet to Cathy.Williams@fcc.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For additional information or copies of the information collection(s), contact Cathy Williams at (202) 418–2918 or via the Internet at Cathy.Williams@fcc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OMB Control Number: 3060–0215. Title: Section 73.3527, Local Public Inspection File of Noncommercial Educational Stations. Form Number: Not applicable. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Respondents: Not-for-profit institutions. Number of Respondents: 2,900. Estimated Time per Response: 104 hours per year. Frequency of Response: Recordkeeping requirement; third party disclosure requirement. Total Annual Burden: 301,615 hours. Total Annual Cost: None. Privacy Impact Assessment: No impact(s). 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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 20 (Tuesday, February 1, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Pages 5180-5181]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 05-1866]


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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

[FRL-7866-2]


Good Neighbor Environmental Board Meeting

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice of meeting.

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SUMMARY: The next meeting of the Good Neighbor Environmental Board, a 
Federal advisory committee that reports to the President and Congress 
on environmental and infrastructure projects along the U.S. border with 
Mexico, will take place in Eagle Pass, Texas, on February 16th and 
17th, 2005. It is open to the public.

DATES: On February 16th, the meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. 
(registration at 8 a.m.) and end at 3 p.m. Interested parties will then 
proceed to a nearby location to hear from additional speakers until 
5:30 p.m. On February 17th, the Board will hold a routine business 
meeting from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. (registration at 7:30 a.m.).

ADDRESSES: The meeting site is the Middle Rio Grande Workforce Center, 
1200 Ferry St, Eagle Pass Texas. The phone number is (830) 773-1191.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Elaine M. Koerner, Designated Federal 
Officer for the Good Neighbor Environmental Board, U.S. Environmental 
Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460. 
Tel: (202) 233-0069. E-mail: koerner.elaine@epa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Agenda: On the first day of the meeting, 
which begins at 8:30 a.m. (registration at 8 a.m.), the Board has 
invited local officials from Eagle Pass and Piedras Negras to address 
attendees at the onset, followed by presentations from local experts 
throughout the day on community success stories and colonias. The first 
day also will include a public comment session from 11:30 a.m. until 12 
noon. At 3 p.m., the Board and other interested parties will depart for 
a nearby location to hear from additional speakers. The first day of 
the meeting will conclude at 5:30 p.m. The second day of the meeting, 
February 17th, will take the form of a routine business meeting plus a 
strategic planning session. It also will include an update from Board 
members about their organizations' recent activities and a report-out 
from a Mexican counterpart advisory group. The second day of the 
meeting will begin at 8 a.m., with registration at 7:30 a.m. It will 
end at 2 p.m.
    Public Attendance: The public is welcome to attend all portions of 
the meeting. Members of the public who plan to file written statements 
and/or make brief (suggested 5-minute limit) oral statements at the 
public comment session on the first day are encouraged to contact the 
Designated Federal Officer (DFO) for the Board prior to the meeting.
    Meeting Access: Individuals requiring special accommodation at this 
meeting, including wheelchair access to the conference room, should 
contact the DFO at least five business days prior to the meeting so 
that appropriate arrangements can be made.
    Background: The Good Neighbor Environmental Board meets three times 
each calendar year at different locations along the U.S.-Mexico border 
and in Washington, DC. It was created by the Enterprise for the 
Americas Initiative Act of 1992. An Executive Order delegates 
implementing authority to the Administrator of EPA. The Board is

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responsible for providing advice to the President and the Congress on 
environmental and infrastructure issues and needs within the States 
contiguous to Mexico in order to improve the quality of life of persons 
residing on the United States side of the border. The statute calls for 
the Board to have representatives from U.S. Government agencies; the 
governments of the States of Arizona, California, New Mexico and Texas; 
and private organizations with expertise on environmental and 
infrastructure problems along the southwest border.
    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency gives notice of this 
meeting of the Good Neighbor Environmental Board pursuant to the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463).

    Dated: January 14, 2005.
Elaine M Koerner,
Designate Federal Officer.
[FR Doc. 05-1866 Filed 1-31-05; 8:45 am]
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