Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Clean Water Act, 41789-41790 [05-14272]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 138 / Wednesday, July 20, 2005 / Notices Gerald Pelletier, Inc., D.J. No. 90–11–3– 1733/5. The Consent Decree may be examined at the Office of the United States Attorney for the District of Maine, Margaret Chase Smith Federal Bldg., 202 Harlow Street, Room 111, Bangor, ME 04401, and at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region I Records Center, One Congress Street, Suite 1100, Boston, Massachusetts 02203. During the public comment period, the Consent Decree also may be examined on the following Department of Justice Web site, http:// www.usdoj.gov/enrd/open.html. A copy of the Consent Decree also may be obtained by mail from the Consent Decree Library, PO Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611 or by faxing or e-mailing a request to Tonia Fleetwood (tonia.fleetwood@usdoj.gov) fax No. (202) 514–0097, phone confirmation number (202) 514–1547. In requesting a copy from the Consent Decree Library, please enclose a check in the amount of $5.00 (25 cents per page reproduction cost) payable to the U.S. Treasury. Ronald G. Gluck, Assistant Section Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 05–14275 Filed 7–19–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–M DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Notice of Lodging of Modified Consent Decree Pursuant to the Clean Water Act In accordance with 28 CFR 50.7, notice is hereby given that on July 8, 2005, a Modified Consent Decree was lodged with the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts in United States and Commonwealth of Massachusetts v. City of Gloucester, Civil Action No. 89–2206–WGY. The Modified Consent Decree resolves the plaintiffs’ claims against the City of Gloucester for violations of the Consent Decree entered by the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts on or about April 7, 1992, and subsequently amended, and for violations of the Clean Water Act, 33 U.S.C. 1251, et seq., and the Massachusetts Clean Waters Act, M.G.L. c. 21, section 26 et seq., with respect to discharges from the City of Gloucester’s combined sewer overflows (‘‘CSOs’’). The Modified Consent Decree would supersede the 1992 Consent Decree. The Modified Consent Decree requires the City of Gloucester to complete facilities planning, design, and VerDate jul<14>2003 18:38 Jul 19, 2005 Jkt 205001 construct several projects to eliminate or reduce discharges of CSOs from the City of Gloucester CSO outfalls 002, 004, 005, 006, and 006A, in accordance with schedules of compliance set forth in the Modified Consent Decree. The Modified Consent Decree also requires the City to undertake certain other projects designed to abate discharges of pollutants to receiving waters, including implementation of a plan to remove infiltration and inflow from the City’s sewer system, implementation of a CSO Management Plan, and construction of facilities to achieve compliance with the effluent limitations for chlorine in the City’s discharge permit. The Modified Consent Decree also requires the City to pay a civil penalty of $60,000. In addition, in partial mitigation of the claims of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Gloucester is required to design and perform a supplemental environmental project consisting of a public outreach and educational campaign. The Department of Justice will receive comments relating to the proposed Consent Decree for a period of thirty (30) days from the date of this publication. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant Attorney General, Environmental and Natural Resources Division, Department of Justice, P.O. Box 7611, Washington, DC 20044, and should refer to United States v. City of Gloucester, D.J. Ref. 90–5–1– 1–3388. The proposed consent decree may be examined at the office of the United States Attorney, Suite 9200, 1 Courthouse Way, Boston, Massachusetts 02210, and at the Region I office of the Environmental Protection Agency, One Congress Street, Suite 1100, Boston, Massachusetts 02114. During the public comment period, the Consent Decree may also be examined on the following Department of Justice Web site, http:// www.usdoj.gov/enrd/open.html. A copy of the proposed Consent Decrees may also be obtained by mail from the Consent Decree Library, P.O. Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611 or by faxing or emailing a request to Tonia Fleetwood (tonia.fleetwoood@usdoj.gov), fax no. (202) 514–0097, phone confirmation no. (202) 514–1547. For a copy of the proposed Consent Decree including the signature pages and attachments. In requesting a copy, please enclose a check (there is a 25 cent per page PO 00000 Frm 00111 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 41789 reproduction cost) in the amount of $10.50 payable to the U.S. Treasury. Ronald G. Gluck, Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment & Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 05–14271 Filed 7–19–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–M DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Clean Water Act Under 28 CFR 50.7, notice is hereby given that on July 5, 2005, a proposed Consent Decree in United States v. Licking County, Civil Action No. C2– 05–661, was lodged with the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio. This Consent Decree resolves specified claims against Licking County, Ohio under the Clean Water Act, 33 U.S.C. 1251 et seq. Licking County owns and operates a publicly-owned wastewater treatment works (‘‘POTW’’), and it discharges effluent from the POTW through an outfall into the South Fork of the Licking River, a navigable water of the United States. Licking County also disposes of sewage sludge from the POTW through land application. The proposed consent decree requires Licking County to (1) comply with its discharge permit, including interim limitations on bypasses; (2) implement a Compliance Assurance Plan (‘‘CAP’’), which includes significant capital and operational changes for its entire POTW (worth an estimated present-value cost of approximately $10 million); and (3) pay civil penalties of $75,000 that will be split equally between the United States and the State of Ohio. The Department of Justice will receive for period of thirty (30) days from the date of this publication comments relating to the proposed consent decree. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, P.O. Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611, and should refer to United States and State of Ohio v. Licking County, D.J. Ref. 90–5–1–1–4500. The proposed consent decree may be examined at U.S. EPA Region V, 77 West Jackson Blvd., Chicago, IL 60604– 3590. During the public comment period, the proposed consent decree may also be examined on the following Department of Justice Web site, http:// www.usdoj.gov/enrd/open.html. A copy of the proposed consent decree may also be obtained by mail from the Consent E:\FR\FM\20JYN1.SGM 20JYN1 41790 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 138 / Wednesday, July 20, 2005 / Notices Decree Library, PO Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611 or by faxing or e-mailing a request to Tonia Fleetwood (tonia.fleetwood@usdoj.gov), fax no. (202) 514–0097, phone confirmation number (202) 514–1547. In requesting a copy of the proposed consent decree, please enclose a check in the amount of $12.50, payable to the U.S. Treasury, for reproduction costs. William D. Brighton, Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 05–14272 Filed 7–19–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–M DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Office of the Secretary Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request July 14, 2005. The Department of Labor (DOL) has submitted the following public information collection request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13, 44 U.S.C. chapter 35). A copy of this ICR, with applicable supporting documentation, may be obtained by contacting Darrin King on 202–693– 4129 (this is not a toll-free number) or e-mail: king.darrin@dol.gov. Comments should be sent to Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attn: OMB Desk Officer for the Employment Standards Administration (ESA), Office of Management and Budget, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503, 202–395–7316 (this is not a tollfree number), within 30 days from the date of this publication in the Federal Register. The OMB is particularly interested in comments which: • Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; • Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, Estimated number of annual responses Form WH–200 WH–200 WH–202 WH–202 including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; • Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and • Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. Agency: Employment Standards Administration. Type of Review: Extension of currently approved collection. Title: Application for Authority to Employ Full-Time Students at Subminimum Wages in Retail/Service Establishments or Agriculture. OMB Number: 1215–0032. Form Numbers: WH–200 and WH– 202. Frequency: On occasion and annually. Type of Response: Reporting. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit; not-for-profit institutions; and farms. Average response time (hours) Estimated annual burden hours (initial applications) ....................................................................................................... (renewal applications) ................................................................................................... (initial applications) ....................................................................................................... (renewal applications) ................................................................................................... 5 155 10 70 0.50 0.17 0.33 0.17 3 26 3 12 Total ...................................................................................................................................... 240 ........................ 43 Total Annualized capital/startup costs: $0. Total Annual Costs (operating/ maintaining systems or purchasing services): $96. Description: The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), 29 U.S.C. 201 et seq., sections 14(b)(1) and 14(b)(2) require the Secretary of Labor to provide certificates authorizing the employment of full-time students at 85 percent of the applicable minimum wage in retail or service establishments and in agriculture, to the extent necessary to prevent curtailment of opportunities for employment. These provisions set limits on such employment as well as prescribe safeguards to protect the full-time students so employed and full-time employment opportunities of other workers. Sections 519.3, 519.4 and 519.6 of Regulations, 29 CFR part 519, Employment of Full-Time Students at Subminimum Wages, set forth the application requirements as well as the VerDate jul<14>2003 14:24 Jul 19, 2005 Jkt 205001 terms and conditions for the (1) employment of full-time students at subminimum wages under certificates and (2) temporary authorization to employ such students at subminimum wages. The WH–200 and WH–202 are voluntary use forms that are prepared and signed by an authorized representative of the employer to employ full-time students at subminimum wage. This information is used to determine whether a retail or service or agricultural employer should be authorized to pay subminimum wages to full-time students pursuant to the provisions of section 14(b) of the Fair Labor Standards Act. Darrin A. King, Acting Departmental Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 05–14197 Filed 7–19–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–27–P PO 00000 Frm 00112 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration [TA–W–57,255] Black & Decker, Power Tools Division, Including On-Site Leased Workers of Employment Control, Inc., Fayetteville, NC; Notice of Termination of Investigation Pursuant to Section 221 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended, an investigation was initiated on May 25, 2005 in response to a worker petition filed on behalf of all workers of Black & Decker, Power Tools Division, Fayetteville, North Carolina, including leased on-site workers from Employment Control. The Department, at the request of the State agency, reviewed the petition for workers of the subject firm. E:\FR\FM\20JYN1.SGM 20JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 138 (Wednesday, July 20, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Pages 41789-41790]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 05-14272]


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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE


Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Clean Water Act

    Under 28 CFR 50.7, notice is hereby given that on July 5, 2005, a 
proposed Consent Decree in United States v. Licking County, Civil 
Action No. C2-05-661, was lodged with the United States District Court 
for the Southern District of Ohio.
    This Consent Decree resolves specified claims against Licking 
County, Ohio under the Clean Water Act, 33 U.S.C. 1251 et seq. Licking 
County owns and operates a publicly-owned wastewater treatment works 
(``POTW''), and it discharges effluent from the POTW through an outfall 
into the South Fork of the Licking River, a navigable water of the 
United States. Licking County also disposes of sewage sludge from the 
POTW through land application.
    The proposed consent decree requires Licking County to (1) comply 
with its discharge permit, including interim limitations on bypasses; 
(2) implement a Compliance Assurance Plan (``CAP''), which includes 
significant capital and operational changes for its entire POTW (worth 
an estimated present-value cost of approximately $10 million); and (3) 
pay civil penalties of $75,000 that will be split equally between the 
United States and the State of Ohio.
    The Department of Justice will receive for period of thirty (30) 
days from the date of this publication comments relating to the 
proposed consent decree. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant 
Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, P.O. Box 
7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044-7611, and should 
refer to United States and State of Ohio v. Licking County, D.J. Ref. 
90-5-1-1-4500.
    The proposed consent decree may be examined at U.S. EPA Region V, 
77 West Jackson Blvd., Chicago, IL 60604-3590. During the public 
comment period, the proposed consent decree may also be examined on the 
following Department of Justice Web site, http://www.usdoj.gov/enrd/
open.html. A copy of the proposed consent decree may also be obtained 
by mail from the Consent

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Decree Library, PO Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 
20044-7611 or by faxing or e-mailing a request to Tonia Fleetwood 
(tonia.fleetwood@usdoj.gov), fax no. (202) 514-0097, phone confirmation 
number (202) 514-1547. In requesting a copy of the proposed consent 
decree, please enclose a check in the amount of $12.50, payable to the 
U.S. Treasury, for reproduction costs.

William D. Brighton,
Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and 
Natural Resources Division.
[FR Doc. 05-14272 Filed 7-19-05; 8:45 am]
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