Traverse City Light & Power; Notice of Availability of Environment Assessment, 15408 [E6-4465]

Download as PDF 15408 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 59 / Tuesday, March 28, 2006 / Notices using the eLibrary link. Click on the eLibrary link, click on ‘‘General Search’’ and enter the docket number excluding the last three digits in the Docket Number field. Be sure you have selected an appropriate date range. For assistance, please contact FERC Online Support at FercOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or toll free at 1–866–208–3676, or for TTY, contact (202) 502–8659. The eLibrary link also provides access to the texts of formal documents issued by the Commission, such as orders, notices, and rulemakings. In addition, the Commission now offers a free service called eSubscription which allows you to keep track of all formal issuances and submittals in specific dockets. This can reduce the amount of time you spend researching proceedings by automatically providing you with notification of these filings, document summaries and direct links to the documents. Go to http:// www.ferc.gov/esubscribenow.htm. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–4471 Filed 3–27–06; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission March 22, 2006. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project Nos. 2978–005, 2979–006, and 2980–007—Michigan] Traverse City Light & Power; Notice of Availability of Environment Assessment March 21, 2006. cprice-sewell on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES BILLING CODE 6717–01–P Public Utility District No. 2 of Grant County, WA; Notice of Intent To Hold Public Meetings DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s regulations, the Office of Energy Projects has reviewed the application requesting the Commission’s authorization to surrender the license for the Brown Bridge Project (FERC Project No. 2978) and exemptions for the Boardman Dam Project (FERC Project No. 2979) and the Sabin Dam Project (FERC Project No. 2980). These projects are located on the Boardman River in Grand Traverse County, Michigan. An environmental assessment (EA) has been prepared. In the EA, the Commission’s staff concludes that approval of the subject surrender of license and exemptions would not produce any significant adverse environmental impacts, consequently the proposal would not constitute a major federal action significantly affecting the quality of the human environment. 15:19 Mar 27, 2006 Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–4465 Filed 3–27–06; 8:45 am] [Project No. 2114–116 Washington] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P VerDate Aug<31>2005 A copy of the EA is attached to a Commission order titled ‘‘Order Approving Conditional Surrender of License and Exemptions’’, issued March 17, 2006, and is available at the Commission’s Public Reference Room. A copy of the EA may also be viewed on the Commission’s Web site at http://www.ferc.gov using the ‘‘elibrary’’ link. Enter the docket numbers (P–2978, or P–2979 or P–2980) in the docket field to access the document. For assistance, call (202) 502–8222 or (202) 502–8659 (for TTY). Jkt 208001 In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (Commission) regulations, 18 CFR part 380 (Order No. 486, 52 FR 47897), the Office of Energy Projects has reviewed the application for a new license for the Priest Rapids Hydroelectric Project No. 2114–116, located on the mid-Columbia River, near the city of Ellensburg, in portions of Grant, Yakima, Kittitas, Douglas, Benton, and Chelan Counties, Washington, and issued a draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the project on February 28, 2006. Copies of the draft EIS are available for review at the Commission’s Public Reference Branch, Room 2A, located at 888 First Street, NE., Washington, DC 20426 or may be viewed on the Commission’s Web site at http:// www.ferc.gov under the e-Library link by entering the docket number, P–2114, in the e-Library docket number field. For assistance, e-mail FERC Online Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or call toll-free at 1–866–208–3676, or for TTY, (202) 502–8659. You are invited to attend either one or both of two public meetings that will be held to receive comments on the draft EIS. The time and location of the meetings are as follows: Date: April 19, 2006. PO 00000 Frm 00037 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Time: 2:30 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9:30 p.m. (PST). Place: Moses Lake Convention Center. Address: 1475 Nelson Rd., NE., Moses Lake, WA 98837. At these meetings, resource agency personnel and other interested persons will have the opportunity to provide oral and written comments and recommendations regarding the draft EIS. The meetings will be recorded by a court reporter, and all statements (verbal and written) will become part of the Commission’s public record for the project. These meetings are posted on the Commission’s calendar located at http://www.ferc.gov/EventCalendar/ EventsList.aspx along with other related information. Whether or not you attend one of these meetings, you are invited to submit written comments on the draft EIS. Comments should be filed with Magalie R. Salas, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE., Washington, DC 20426. All comments must be filed by May 2, 2006, and should reference Project No. 2114–116. Comments may be filed electronically via the Internet in lieu of paper. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filings. See 18 CFR 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and instructions on the Commission’s Web site at http:// www.ferc.gov under the ‘‘e-Library’’ link. The Commission staff will consider comments made on the draft EIS in preparing a final EIS for the project. Before the Commission makes a licensing decision, it will take into account all concerns relevant to the public interest. The final EIS will be part of the record from which the Commission will make its decision. For further information, contact Charles Hall at (202) 502–6853 or at charles.hall@ferc.gov. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–4452 Filed 3–27–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 12608–000] Alternatives Unlimited, Inc.; Notice of Application Ready for Environmental Analysis, and Soliciting Comments, Terms and Conditions, Recommendations, and Prescriptions March 21, 2006. 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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 59 (Tuesday, March 28, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Page 15408]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E6-4465]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project Nos. 2978-005, 2979-006, and 2980-007--Michigan]


Traverse City Light & Power; Notice of Availability of 
Environment Assessment

March 21, 2006.
    In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 
and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's regulations, the Office 
of Energy Projects has reviewed the application requesting the 
Commission's authorization to surrender the license for the Brown 
Bridge Project (FERC Project No. 2978) and exemptions for the Boardman 
Dam Project (FERC Project No. 2979) and the Sabin Dam Project (FERC 
Project No. 2980). These projects are located on the Boardman River in 
Grand Traverse County, Michigan. An environmental assessment (EA) has 
been prepared.
    In the EA, the Commission's staff concludes that approval of the 
subject surrender of license and exemptions would not produce any 
significant adverse environmental impacts, consequently the proposal 
would not constitute a major federal action significantly affecting the 
quality of the human environment.
    A copy of the EA is attached to a Commission order titled ``Order 
Approving Conditional Surrender of License and Exemptions'', issued 
March 17, 2006, and is available at the Commission's Public Reference 
Room. A copy of the EA may also be viewed on the Commission's Web site 
at http://www.ferc.gov using the ``elibrary'' link. Enter the docket 
numbers (P-2978, or P-2979 or P-2980) in the docket field to access the 
document. For assistance, call (202) 502-8222 or (202) 502-8659 (for 
TTY).

Magalie R. Salas,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. E6-4465 Filed 3-27-06; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 6717-01-P