Chiwapa Creek Watershed, Pontotoc, Lee and Monroe Counties, MS, 46812 [05-15929]

Download as PDF 46812 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 154 / Thursday, August 11, 2005 / Notices and may be reviewed by contacting Allen Green, State Conservationist. No administrative action on implementation of this project will be taken until 30 days after the date this Notice is published in the Federal Register. (This activity is listed in the Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance under No. 10904 Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention.) Leroy Hall, Acting State Conservationist. [FR Doc. 05–15928 Filed 8–10–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–16–P DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Natural Resources Conservation Service Chiwapa Creek Watershed, Pontotoc, Lee and Monroe Counties, MS Natural Resources Conservation Service. ACTION: Notice of a Finding of No Significant Impact. AGENCY: VerDate jul<14>2003 16:14 Aug 10, 2005 Jkt 205001 (This activity is listed in the Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance under No. 10.904—Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention and is subject to the provisions of Executive Order 12372 which requires intergovernmental consultation with State and local officials.) Dated: August 1, 2005. Al Garner, Asst. State Conservationist (PROG). [FR Doc. 05–15929 Filed 8–10–05; 8:45 am] Pursuant to Section 102(2) (C) of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969; the Council on Environmental Quality Regulations (40 CFR Part 1500); and the Natural Resources Conservation Service Regulations (7 CFR part 650); the Natural Resources Conservation Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, gives notice that an environmental impact statement is not being prepared for Chiwapa Creek Watershed, Pontotoc, Lee, and Monroe Counties, Mississippi. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Homer L. Wilkes, State Conservationist, Natural Resources Conservation Service, Suite 1321, A.H. McCoy Federal Building, 100 West Capitol Street, Jackson, Mississippi 39269, Telephone: 601–965–5205. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The environmental assessment of this Federal assisted action indicates that the project will not cause significant local, regional, or national impacts on the environment. As a result of these findings, Homer L. Wilkes, State Conservationist, has determined that the preparation and review of an environmental impact statement are not needed for this project. The project concerns a watershed plan to provide supplemental flood protection and reduce threat to loss of life from sudden dam failure to the residents of the Chiwapa Creek Watershed and others. The planned works of improvement consists of rehabilitating Floodwater Retarding SUMMARY: Structure (FWRS) Nos. 3, 29, and 65. The Notice of a Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) has been forwarded to the Environmental Protection Agency and to various Federal, State, and local agencies and interested parties. A limited number of copies of the FONSI are available to fill single copy requests at the above address. Basic data developed during the environmental assessment are on file and may be reviewed by contacting Homer L. Wilkes. No administrative action on implementation of the proposal will be taken until 30 days after the date of this publication in the Federal Register. BILLING CODE 3410–16–P DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Rural Housing Service Notice of Request for Extension of a Currently Approved Information Collection The Rural Housing Service, USDA. ACTION: Proposed collection; comments requested. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice announces the Rural Housing Service’s (RHS) intention to request an extension for a currently approved information collection in support of the program for Rural Housing Site Loans Policies, Procedures and Authorizations. Comments on this notice must be received by October 11, 2005, to be assured of consideration. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nica Mathes, Senior Loan Specialist, Single Family Housing Direct Loan Division, RHS, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Stop 0783, 1400 Independence Ave., SW., Washington, DC 20250–0783, telephone (202) 205–3656. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: 7 CFR part 1822–G, Rural Housing Site Loans, Polices, Procedures and Authorizations. OMB Number: 0575–0071. DATES: PO 00000 Frm 00004 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Expiration Date of Approval: March 31, 2006. Type of Request: Extension of currently approved information collection. Abstract: Section 523 of the Housing Act of 1949 as amended (Pub. L. 90– 448) authorizes the Secretary of Agriculture to establish the Self-Help Land Development Fund to be used by the Secretary as a revolving fund for making loans on such terms and conditions and in such amounts as deemed necessary to public or private nonprofit organizations for the acquisition and development of the land as building sites to be subdivided and sold to families, nonprofit organizations and cooperatives eligible for assistance. Section 524 authorizes the Secretary to make loans on such terms and conditions and in such amounts as deemed necessary to public or private nonprofit organizations for the acquisition and development of land as building sites to be subdivided and sold to families, nonprofit organizations, public agencies and cooperatives eligible for assistance under any section of this title, or under any other law which provides financial assistance for housing low and moderate income families. RHS will be collecting information from participating organizations to insure they are program eligible entities. This information will be collected at the RHS field office. If not collected, RHS would be unable to determine if the organization would qualify for loan assistance. Estimate of Burden: Public reporting burden for this collection of information is estimated to average 6 hours per response. Respondents: Public or private nonprofit organizations, State, local or tribal governments. Estimated Number of Respondents: 6. Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent: 1. Estimated Number of Responses: 6. Estimated Total Annual Burden on Respondents: 36. Copies of this information collection can be obtained from Brigitte Sumter, Regulations and Paperwork Management Branch, Support Services Division at (202) 692–0042. Comments: Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of RHS, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of RHS’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) E:\FR\FM\11AUN1.SGM 11AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 154 (Thursday, August 11, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Page 46812]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 05-15929]


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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Natural Resources Conservation Service


Chiwapa Creek Watershed, Pontotoc, Lee and Monroe Counties, MS

AGENCY: Natural Resources Conservation Service.

ACTION: Notice of a Finding of No Significant Impact.

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SUMMARY: Pursuant to Section 102(2) (C) of the National Environmental 
Policy Act of 1969; the Council on Environmental Quality Regulations 
(40 CFR Part 1500); and the Natural Resources Conservation Service 
Regulations (7 CFR part 650); the Natural Resources Conservation 
Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, gives notice that an 
environmental impact statement is not being prepared for Chiwapa Creek 
Watershed, Pontotoc, Lee, and Monroe Counties, Mississippi.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Homer L. Wilkes, State 
Conservationist, Natural Resources Conservation Service, Suite 1321, 
A.H. McCoy Federal Building, 100 West Capitol Street, Jackson, 
Mississippi 39269, Telephone: 601-965-5205.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The environmental assessment of this Federal 
assisted action indicates that the project will not cause significant 
local, regional, or national impacts on the environment. As a result of 
these findings, Homer L. Wilkes, State Conservationist, has determined 
that the preparation and review of an environmental impact statement 
are not needed for this project.
    The project concerns a watershed plan to provide supplemental flood 
protection and reduce threat to loss of life from sudden dam failure to 
the residents of the Chiwapa Creek Watershed and others. The planned 
works of improvement consists of rehabilitating Floodwater Retarding 
Structure (FWRS) Nos. 3, 29, and 65. The Notice of a Finding of No 
Significant Impact (FONSI) has been forwarded to the Environmental 
Protection Agency and to various Federal, State, and local agencies and 
interested parties. A limited number of copies of the FONSI are 
available to fill single copy requests at the above address. Basic data 
developed during the environmental assessment are on file and may be 
reviewed by contacting Homer L. Wilkes. No administrative action on 
implementation of the proposal will be taken until 30 days after the 
date of this publication in the Federal Register.

    (This activity is listed in the Catalog of Federal Domestic 
Assistance under No. 10.904--Watershed Protection and Flood 
Prevention and is subject to the provisions of Executive Order 12372 
which requires intergovernmental consultation with State and local 
officials.)
    Dated: August 1, 2005.

Al Garner,
Asst. State Conservationist (PROG).
[FR Doc. 05-15929 Filed 8-10-05; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 3410-16-P