Final Flood Elevation Determinations, 35176-35178 [E6-9514]

Download as PDF 35176 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 117 / Monday, June 19, 2006 / Rules and Regulations newspaper of local circulation, any person has ninety (90) days in which to request through the community that the Mitigation Division Director reconsider the changes. The modified BFEs may be changed during the 90-day period. ADDRESSES: The modified BFEs for each community are available for inspection at the office of the Chief Executive Officer of each community. The respective addresses are listed in the table below. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Doug Bellomo, P.E., Hazard Identification Section, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street, SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–2903. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The modified BFEs are not listed for each community in this interim rule. However, the address of the Chief Executive Officer of the community where the modified BFE determinations are available for inspection is provided. Any request for reconsideration must be based on knowledge of changed conditions or new scientific or technical data. 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. For rating purposes, the currently effective community number is shown and must be used for all new policies and renewals. The modified BFEs are the basis for the floodplain management measures State and county Arkansas: Sebastian; Case No.: 04–06– 1185P. National Environmental Policy Act This rule is categorically excluded from the requirements of 44 CFR Part 10, Environmental Consideration. No environmental impact assessment has been prepared. Regulatory Flexibility Act Michael Buckley, Deputy Director, Mitigation Division, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security. [FR Doc. E6–9516 Filed 6–16–06; 8:45 am] Executive Order 12778, Civil Justice Reform This rule meets the applicable standards of Section 2(b)(2) of Executive Order 12778. List of Subjects in 44 CFR Part 65 Flood insurance, Floodplains, Reporting and recordkeeping requirements. Accordingly, 44 CFR part 65 is amended to read as follows: I PART 65—[AMENDED] 1. The authority citation for part 65 continues to read as follows: Authority: 42 U.S.C. 4001 et seq.; Reorganization Plan No. 3 of 1978, 3 CFR, 1978 Comp., p. 329; E.O. 12127, 44 FR 19367, 3 CFR, 1979 Comp., p. 376. § 65.4 [Amended] 2. The tables published under the authority of § 65.4 are amended as follows: I January 24, 2006; January 31, 2006; Southwest Times Record. The Honorable C. Ray Baker, Jr., Mayor, City of Fort Smith, Post Office Box 1908, Fort Smith, Arkansas 72902. January 13, 2006 ........ DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency 44 CFR Part 67 Final Flood Elevation Determinations ACTION: Jkt 208001 This rule involves no policies that have federalism implications under Executive Order 12612, Federalism, dated October 26, 1987. Effective date of modification Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Department of Homeland Security. 15:59 Jun 16, 2006 Executive Order 12612, Federalism Chief executive officer of community AGENCY: VerDate Aug<31>2005 This interim rule is not a significant regulatory action under the criteria of Section 3(f) of Executive Order 12866 of September 30, 1993, Regulatory Planning and Review, 58 FR 51735. Dates and name of newspaper where notice was published City of Fort Smith ........ BILLING CODE 9110–12–P Regulatory Classification I The Mitigation Division Director certifies that this rule is exempt from the requirements of the Regulatory Flexibility Act because modified base flood elevations are required by the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973, 42 U.S.C. 4105, and are required to maintain community eligibility in the NFIP. No regulatory flexibility analysis has been prepared. Location (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 83.100, ‘‘Flood Insurance.’’) wwhite on PROD1PC61 with RULES that the community is required to either adopt or to show evidence of being already in effect in order to qualify or to remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). These modified BFEs, 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. The changes in BFEs are in accordance with 44 CFR 65.4. PO 00000 Final rule. Frm 00034 Fmt 4700 Sfmt 4700 Community No. 055013 SUMMARY: Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and modified BFEs are made final for the communities listed below. The BFEs and modified BFEs are the basis for the floodplain management measures that each community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of being already in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). Effective Date: The date of issuance of the Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) showing BFEs and DATES: E:\FR\FM\19JNR1.SGM 19JNR1 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 117 / Monday, June 19, 2006 / Rules and Regulations modified BFEs for each community. This date may be obtained by contacting the office where the FIRM is available for inspection as indicated in the table below. ADDRESSES: The final BFEs for each community are available for inspection at the office of the Chief Executive Officer of each community. The respective addresses are listed in the table below. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Doug Bellomo, P.E., Hazard Identification Section, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–2903. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: FEMA makes the final determinations listed below of BFEs and modified BFEs for each community listed. The proposed BFEs and proposed modified BFEs were published in newspapers of local circulation and an opportunity for the community or individuals to appeal the proposed determinations to or through the community was provided for a period of ninety (90) days. The proposed BFEs and proposed modified BFEs were also published in the Federal Register. This final rule is issued in accordance with section 110 of the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973, 42 U.S.C. 4104, and 44 CFR part 67. FEMA has developed criteria for floodplain management in floodprone areas in accordance with 44 CFR part 60. Interested lessees and owners of real property are encouraged to review the proof Flood Insurance Study and FIRM available at the address cited below for each community. The BFEs and modified BFEs are made final in the communities listed below. Elevations at selected locations in each community are shown. National Environmental Policy Act. This rule is categorically excluded from the requirements of 44 CFR part 10, Environmental Consideration. No environmental impact assessment has been prepared. Regulatory Flexibility Act. The Mitigation Division Director of FEMA certifies that this rule is exempt from the requirements of the Regulatory Flexibility Act because final or modified BFEs are required by the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973, 42 U.S.C. 4104, and are required to establish and maintain community eligibility in the NFIP. No regulatory flexibility analysis has been prepared. Regulatory Classification. This final rule is not a significant regulatory action under the criteria of Section 3(f) of Executive Order 12866 of September 30, 1993, Regulatory Planning and Review, 58 FR 51735. Executive Order 12612, Federalism. This rule involves no policies that have federalism implications under Executive Order 12612, Federalism, dated October 26, 1987. Executive Order 12778, Civil Justice Reform. This proposed rule meets the applicable standards of Section 2(b)(2) of Executive Order 12778. List of Subjects in 44 CFR Part 67 Administrative practice and procedure, Flood insurance, Reporting and recordkeeping requirements. Accordingly, 44 CFR part 67 is amended to read as follows: I PART 67—[AMENDED] 1. The authority citation for Part 67 continues to read as follows: I Authority: 42 U.S.C. 4001 et seq.; Reorganization Plan No. 3 of 1978, 3 CFR, 1978 Comp., p. 329; E.O. 12127, 44 FR 19367, 3 CFR, 1979 Comp., p. 376. § 67.11 [Amended] 2. The tables published under the authority of § 67.11 are amended as follows: I #Depth in feet above ground. *Elevation in feet (NGVD). +Elevation in feet (NAVD). Communities affected +223 Source of flooding and location Bienville Parish (Unincorporated Areas). Grand Bayou: Approximately 50 feet upstream of the confluence with Carter Branch Approximately 80 feet upstream of State Highway 4 Lake Bistineau: Entire shoreline with Bienville Parish ...................................................................................... Mill Creek: Approximately 2,890 feet upstream of the confluence with Madden Branch +253 Approximately 2.7 miles upstream of Pleasant Road Saline Bayou: Approximately 3.9 miles upstream of the confluence with Murry Branch +249 Approximately 90 feet upstream of Richardson Street (FEMA Docket No. P–7903). Saline Bayou Tributary 3: At the confluence with Saline Bayou ...................................................................................... Approximately 190 feet upstream of State Highway 151 South Mill Creek: VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:59 Jun 16, 2006 Jkt 208001 PO 00000 Frm 00035 +148 +154 +278 Approximately 100 feet upstream of State Highway 151 Saline Bayou Tributary 1: At the confluence with Saline Bayou ...................................................................................... Approximately 60 feet upstream of Hazel Street/State Highway 9 Saline Bayou Tributary 2: At the confluence with Saline Bayou ...................................................................................... wwhite on PROD1PC61 with RULES 35177 Sfmt 4700 E:\FR\FM\19JNR1.SGM Bienville Parish (Unincorporated Areas). +281 +323 +285 Town of Arcadia Bienville Parish (Unincorporated Areas). +378 +295 +328 Fmt 4700 Town of Ringgold Bienville Parish (Unincorporated Areas). 19JNR1 Town of Arcadia Bienville Parish (Unincorporated Areas). 35178 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 117 / Monday, June 19, 2006 / Rules and Regulations #Depth in feet above ground. *Elevation in feet (NGVD). +Elevation in feet (NAVD). Communities affected At the confluence with Mill Creek ............................................................................................ +199 Bienville Parish (Unincorporated Areas). Approximately 1.3 miles upstream of Ceasar Road Bienville Parish, Louisiana and Incorporated Areas, (FEMA Docket No. P–7903). +250 Source of flooding and location ADDRESSES Town of Arcadia: Maps are available for inspection at 1819 South Railroad Avenue, Arcadia, Louisiana. Bienville Parish (Unincorporated Areas): Maps are available for inspection at 100 Courthouse Drive, Arcadia, Louisiana. Town of Ringgold: Maps are available for inspection at 2135 Hall Street, Ringgold, Louisiana. (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 83.100, ‘‘Flood Insurance.’’) Michael Buckley, Deputy Director, Mitigation Division, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security. [FR Doc. E6–9514 Filed 6–16–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–12–P FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION 47 CFR Parts 25 and 27 [WT Docket Nos. 03–66, 03–67, 02–68, 00– 230, MM Docket No. 97–217, IB Docket No. 02–364, ET Docket No. 00–258; FCC 06– 46] Facilitating the Provision of Fixed and Mobile Broadband Access, Educational and Other Advanced Services in the 2150–2162 and 2500– 2690 MHz Bands; Review of the Spectrum Sharing Plan Among NonGeostationary Satellite Orbit Mobile Satellite Service Systems in the 1.6/2.4 GHz Bands Federal Communications Commission. ACTION: Final rule. wwhite on PROD1PC61 with RULES AGENCY: SUMMARY: In this document the Commission amends the rules governing the Broadband Radio Service (BRS) and Educational Broadband Service (EBS) in response to petitions for reconsideration filed in the BRS/EBS Report and Order and comments filed in the BRS/EBS Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking. Also, the Commission responds to petitions for reconsideration filed the BIG LEO Spectrum Sharing Order by affirming its decision to establish a plan for sharing between the fixed and mobile (except aeronautical mobile) services and Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) Mobile-Satellite Service VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:59 Jun 16, 2006 Jkt 208001 (MSS) operators in the 2495–2500 MHz band. This decision will permit BRS Channel No. 1 licensees to relocate to the 2496–2502 MHZ portion of the 2495–2690 MHz band. The Commission’s actions in this proceeding are designed to encourage the transition of the 2495–2690 MHz band and to provide both incumbent licensees and potential new entrants in the 2495–2690 MHz band with greatly enhanced flexibility to encourage the efficient and effective use of spectrum domestically and internationally, and the growth and rapid deployment of innovative and efficient communications technologies and services. DATES: Effective on July 19, 2006, except for 47 CFR 27.1231(d), 27.1231(f), 27.1231(g), and 27.1235–27.1239, which contain information collection modifications that have not been approved by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). The Commission will publish a document in the Federal Register announcing the effective date of those sections. ADDRESSES: Federal Communications Commission, 445 12th Street, SW., Washington, DC 20554. A copy of any comments on the Paperwork Reduction Act information collection requirements contained herein should be submitted to Judith B. Herman, Federal Communications Commission, Room 1– C804, 445 12th Street, SE., Washington, DC 20554 or via the Internet at Judith B. Herman@fcc.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy Zaczek at 202–418–7590. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This is a summary of the Commission’s Order on Reconsideration and Fifth Memorandum Opinion and Order and Third Memorandum Opinion and Order and Second Report and Order, released on April 27, 2006. The complete text of the Order on Reconsideration and Fifth PO 00000 Frm 00036 Fmt 4700 Sfmt 4700 Memorandum Opinion and Order and Third Memorandum Opinion and Order and Second Report and Order, including attachments and related Commission documents is available for public inspection and copying from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday or from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Friday at the FCC Reference Information Center, Portals II, 445 12th Street, SW., Room CY–A257, Washington, DC 20554. The complete text of the Order on Reconsideration and Fifth Memorandum Opinion and Order and Third Memorandum Opinion and Order and Second Report and Order and related Commission documents may be purchased from the Commission’s duplicating contractor, Best Copy and Printing, Inc., (BCPI), Portals II, 445 12th Street, SW., CY– B402, Washington, DC 20554, telephone 202–488–5300, facsimile 202–488–5563, or you may contact BCPI at its Web site: http://www.BCPIWEB.com. When ordering documents from BCPI please provide the appropriate FCC document number, for example, FCC 06–46. The Order on Reconsideration and Fifth Memorandum Opinion and Order and Third Memorandum Opinion and Order and Second Report and Order is available on the Commission’s Web site: http://hraunfoss.fcc.gov/edocs_public/ attachmatch/FCC–06–46A1.doc. Alternate formats are available to persons with disabilities by e-mail at FCC504@FCC.Gov or by calling (202) 418–0530 or TTY (202) 418–0432. Summary I. 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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 117 (Monday, June 19, 2006)]
[Rules and Regulations]
[Pages 35176-35178]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E6-9514]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Federal Emergency Management Agency

44 CFR Part 67


Final Flood Elevation Determinations

AGENCY: Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Department of 
Homeland Security.

ACTION: Final rule.

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SUMMARY: Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and modified 
BFEs are made final for the communities listed below. The BFEs and 
modified BFEs are the basis for the floodplain management measures that 
each community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of being 
already in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for 
participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).

DATES: Effective Date: The date of issuance of the Flood Insurance Rate 
Map (FIRM) showing BFEs and

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modified BFEs for each community. This date may be obtained by 
contacting the office where the FIRM is available for inspection as 
indicated in the table below.

ADDRESSES: The final BFEs for each community are available for 
inspection at the office of the Chief Executive Officer of each 
community. The respective addresses are listed in the table below.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Doug Bellomo, P.E., Hazard 
Identification Section, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C 
Street SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646-2903.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: FEMA makes the final determinations listed 
below of BFEs and modified BFEs for each community listed. The proposed 
BFEs and proposed modified BFEs were published in newspapers of local 
circulation and an opportunity for the community or individuals to 
appeal the proposed determinations to or through the community was 
provided for a period of ninety (90) days. The proposed BFEs and 
proposed modified BFEs were also published in the Federal Register.
    This final rule is issued in accordance with section 110 of the 
Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973, 42 U.S.C. 4104, and 44 CFR part 
67.
    FEMA has developed criteria for floodplain management in floodprone 
areas in accordance with 44 CFR part 60.
    Interested lessees and owners of real property are encouraged to 
review the proof Flood Insurance Study and FIRM available at the 
address cited below for each community.
    The BFEs and modified BFEs are made final in the communities listed 
below. Elevations at selected locations in each community are shown.
    National Environmental Policy Act. This rule is categorically 
excluded from the requirements of 44 CFR part 10, Environmental 
Consideration. No environmental impact assessment has been prepared.
    Regulatory Flexibility Act. The Mitigation Division Director of 
FEMA certifies that this rule is exempt from the requirements of the 
Regulatory Flexibility Act because final or modified BFEs are required 
by the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973, 42 U.S.C. 4104, and are 
required to establish and maintain community eligibility in the NFIP. 
No regulatory flexibility analysis has been prepared.
    Regulatory Classification. This final rule is not a significant 
regulatory action under the criteria of Section 3(f) of Executive Order 
12866 of September 30, 1993, Regulatory Planning and Review, 58 FR 
51735.
    Executive Order 12612, Federalism. This rule involves no policies 
that have federalism implications under Executive Order 12612, 
Federalism, dated October 26, 1987.
    Executive Order 12778, Civil Justice Reform. This proposed rule 
meets the applicable standards of Section 2(b)(2) of Executive Order 
12778.

List of Subjects in 44 CFR Part 67

    Administrative practice and procedure, Flood insurance, Reporting 
and recordkeeping requirements.


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Accordingly, 44 CFR part 67 is amended to read as follows:

PART 67--[AMENDED]

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1. The authority citation for Part 67 continues to read as follows:

    Authority: 42 U.S.C. 4001 et seq.; Reorganization Plan No. 3 of 
1978, 3 CFR, 1978 Comp., p. 329; E.O. 12127, 44 FR 19367, 3 CFR, 
1979 Comp., p. 376.


Sec.  67.11  [Amended]

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2. The tables published under the authority of Sec.  67.11 are amended 
as follows:

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                                               Depth
                                                in feet above
                                                   ground.
       Source of flooding and location          *Elevation in                 Communities affected
                                                feet  (NGVD).
                                                +Elevation in
                                                feet  (NAVD).
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Grand Bayou:
    Approximately 50 feet upstream of the                 +223  Bienville Parish (Unincorporated Areas).
     confluence with Carter Branch
    Approximately 80 feet upstream of State               +253  ................................................
     Highway 4
Lake Bistineau:
    Entire shoreline with Bienville Parish..              +148
Mill Creek:
    Approximately 2,890 feet upstream of the              +154  Town of Ringgold Bienville Parish
     confluence with Madden Branch                               (Unincorporated Areas).
    Approximately 2.7 miles upstream of                   +249
     Pleasant Road
Saline Bayou:
    Approximately 3.9 miles upstream of the               +278  Bienville Parish (Unincorporated Areas).
     confluence with Murry Branch
    Approximately 100 feet upstream of State
     Highway 151
Saline Bayou Tributary 1:
    At the confluence with Saline Bayou.....              +281
    Approximately 60 feet upstream of Hazel               +323
     Street/State Highway 9
Saline Bayou Tributary 2:
    At the confluence with Saline Bayou.....              +285  Town of Arcadia Bienville Parish (Unincorporated
                                                                 Areas).
    Approximately 90 feet upstream of                     +378
     Richardson Street
    (FEMA Docket No. P-7903)................
Saline Bayou Tributary 3:
    At the confluence with Saline Bayou.....              +295  Town of Arcadia Bienville Parish (Unincorporated
                                                                 Areas).
    Approximately 190 feet upstream of State              +328
     Highway 151
South Mill Creek:

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    At the confluence with Mill Creek.......              +199  Bienville Parish (Unincorporated Areas).
    Approximately 1.3 miles upstream of                   +250
     Ceasar Road
    Bienville Parish, Louisiana and
     Incorporated Areas, (FEMA Docket No. P-
     7903).
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                                                    ADDRESSES
 
Town of Arcadia:
 
Maps are available for inspection at 1819 South Railroad Avenue, Arcadia, Louisiana.
 
Bienville Parish (Unincorporated Areas):
 
Maps are available for inspection at 100 Courthouse Drive, Arcadia, Louisiana.
 
Town of Ringgold:
Maps are available for inspection at 2135 Hall Street, Ringgold, Louisiana.
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(Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 83.100, ``Flood 
Insurance.'')

Michael Buckley,
Deputy Director, Mitigation Division, Federal Emergency Management 
Agency, Department of Homeland Security.
 [FR Doc. E6-9514 Filed 6-16-06; 8:45 am]
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