Notice of Public Meetings, Idaho Falls District Resource Advisory Council Meeting and Challis OHV Subgroup Meeting, 44040-44041 [E6-12538]

Download as PDF 44040 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 149 / Thursday, August 3, 2006 / Notices On page 12035, third column, revise section III.C.2.b.(3)(d)(i) to read as follows: (i) Phase I Environmental Site Assessment (ESA). You must submit a Phase I ESA, prepared in accordance with ASTM Standard E 1527–05, as amended, or ASTM Standard E 1527– 00, as amended, completed or updated no earlier than six months prior to the application deadline date in order for the application to be considered as an application with site control. The Phase I ESA must be completed and in your application. Therefore, it is important that you start the Phase I ESA process as soon after publication of the SuperNOFA as possible. To help you choose an environmentally safe site, HUD invites you to review the documents ‘‘Choosing an Environmentally Safe Site’’ and ‘‘Supplemental Guidance, Environmental Information,’’ which are available on the HUD Web site at http://www.hud.gov/offices/adm/grants/ fundsavail.cfm. On page 12043, first column, revise section IV.B.2.c.(1)(d)(vii) to read as follows: (vii) A Phase I Environmental Site Assessment (ESA), in accordance with ASTM Standard E 1527–05, as amended, or ASTM Standard E 1527– 00, as amended, must be completed and submitted with the application. In order for the Phase I ESA to be acceptable, it must have been completed or updated no earlier than six months prior to the application deadline date. Therefore, it is important to start the site assessment process as soon after the publication of the NOFA as possible. Dated: July 28, 2006. Brian D. Montgomery, Assistant Secretary for Housing—Federal Housing Commissioner. [FR Doc. E6–12498 Filed 8–2–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [UT–910–06–1210–PH–24–1A] Call for Nominations for Utah’s Resource Advisory Council Vacancy Bureau of Land Management, Department of the Interior. ACTION: Notice of Call for Nominations for the Utah Resource Advisory Council. hsrobinson on PROD1PC69 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA) (43 U.S.C. 1730) directs the Secretary of the Interior to involve the public in VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:20 Aug 02, 2006 Jkt 208001 planning and issues related to management of lands administered by Bureau of Land Management (BLM). Section 309 of FLPMA authorizes the Secretary to establish 10 to 15 member citizen-based advisory councils, whose operation shall be consistent with the requirements of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA). As required by FACA, Resource Advisory Council (RAC) membership must be balanced and representative of the various interests concerned with the management of the public lands. The BLM regulations governing RACs are found at 43 CFR part 1784. The BLM Utah State Office is hosting a call for nominations for a Transportation/Rights-of-Way position on the Utah RAC. Upon appointment, the individual selected to this position will fill the seat until September 20, 2008, the remainder of this position’s term. BLM will accept public nominations until September 5, 2006. Applicants are requested to submit a completed nomination form and reference letters to the address listed below. DATES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sherry Foot, Special Programs Coordinator, Utah State Office, Bureau of Land Management, 440 West 200 South, Suite 500, Salt Lake City, Utah, 84101; telephone (801) 539–4195. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Individuals may nominate themselves or others. Nominees must be residents of Utah. BLM will evaluate nominees based on their education, training, experience, and their knowledge of the geographical area of the RAC. Nominees should demonstrate a commitment to collaborative resource decision making. The following must accompany nominations: • Letters of reference from represented interests or organizations; • A completed background information nomination form (contact Sherry Foot at (801) 539–4195 to obtain a nomination form); and • Any other information that highlights the nominee’s qualifications. Dated: May 16, 2006. John Mehlhoff, Acting Associate State Director. [FR Doc. E6–12559 Filed 8–2–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–$$–P PO 00000 Frm 00028 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [ID–300–1020–PH] Notice of Public Meetings, Idaho Falls District Resource Advisory Council Meeting and Challis OHV Subgroup Meeting Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of public meetings. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA) and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (FACA), the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Idaho Falls District Resource Advisory Council (RAC), will meet as indicated below. DATES: Two meetings have been scheduled in September 2006. The first will be a meeting of the Off-Highway Vehicle Subgroup of the RAC, which will be an open house at Challis High School, September 6, 2006 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. The purpose of the meeting is for the RAC Subgroup to begin gathering public input that will be given to the BLM Challis Field Office as part of its comprehensive Travel Management Plan. The public is encouraged to attend. The second meeting in September is the RAC’s regularly-scheduled quarterly meeting. This will be held September 19–20, 2006 at the BLM Challis Field Office, 801 Blue Mountain Road in Challis, Idaho. The meeting will begin September 19 at 10 a.m. and will conclude before 5 p.m. the following day. Among the scheduled agenda items are a discussion of the proposed BLM/ USFS Recreation RACs in Idaho, a review of the OHV Subgroup’s September 6 public meeting, a review of the Upper Snake Field Office’s interactions with the Idaho National Laboratory on noxious weeds, and field tours of the Bayhorse Townsite and the Thompson Creek Mine. Transportation for the field tours will be provided for RAC members and BLM staff; other individuals wishing to attend should provide their own transportation. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The 15member Council advises the Secretary of the Interior, through the Bureau of Land Management, on a variety of planning and management issues associated with public land management in the BLM Idaho Falls District (IFD), which covers eastern Idaho. All meetings are open to the public. The public may present written E:\FR\FM\03AUN1.SGM 03AUN1 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 149 / Thursday, August 3, 2006 / Notices comments to the Council. Each formal Council meeting will also have time allocated for hearing public comments. Depending on the number of persons wishing to comment and time available, the time for individual oral comments may be limited. Individuals who plan to attend and need special assistance, such as sign language interpretation, tour transportation or other reasonable accommodations, should contact the BLM as provided below. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: David Howell, RAC Coordinator, Idaho Falls District, 1405 Hollipark Dr., Idaho Falls, ID 83401. Telephone (208) 524– 7559. E-mail: David_Howell@blm.gov. Dated: July 28, 2006. David Howell, RAC Coordinator, Public Affairs Specialist. [FR Doc. E6–12538 Filed 8–2–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–GG–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management Notice of Public Meeting: Resource Advisory Council to the Boise District, Bureau of Land Management, U. S. Department of the Interior Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Department of the Interior. ACTION: Notice of Public Meeting. hsrobinson on PROD1PC69 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA) and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (FACA), the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Boise District Resource Advisory Council (RAC), will meet as indicated below. DATES: The meeting will be held August 29, 2006, beginning at 9 a.m. and adjourning at 5 p.m. at the Boise Foothills Environmental Learning Center, Boise, ID. A field trip is scheduled for the morning hours. Public comment periods will be held after topics on the agenda. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: MJ Byrne, Public Affairs Officer and RAC Coordinator, BLM Boise District, 3948 Development Ave., Boise, ID 83705, Telephone (208) 384–3393. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The 15member Council advises the Secretary of the Interior, through the BLM, on a variety of planning and management issues associated with public land management in southwestern Idaho. The agenda and meeting topics will include the following: • Field Trip to public lands affected by development in the Four Rivers Field Office located around the Boise Valley; VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:20 Aug 02, 2006 Jkt 208001 • Review of Action Items from previous RAC meeting; • Hot Topics; • Review and discussion of issue papers sent to RAC of planned activities in the District and three Field Offices; • Subcommittee Reports: Æ OHV & Transportation Management; Æ Sage Grouse Habitat Management; Æ Resource Management Plans (RMPs) —Bruneau Field Office’ Draft RMP–EIS Alternatives —Update on Draft EIS for the NCA– RMP Æ River and Recreation Management —Proposed Geographic Footprint for Idaho Recreation RAC’s and Structure for Subgroups Agenda items and location may change due to changing circumstances, including wildfire emergencies. All meetings are open to the public. The public may present written comments to the Council. Each formal Council meeting will also have time allocated for hearing public comments. Depending on the number of persons wishing to comment and time available, the time for individual oral comments may be limited. Individuals who plan to attend and need special assistance, such as sign language interpretation, tour transportation or other reasonable accommodations, should contact the BLM Coordinator as provided above. Expedited publication is requested to give the public adequate notice. Dated: July 28, 2006. Jim Johansen, Acting District Manager. [FR Doc. E6–12550 Filed 8–2–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–GG–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [MT–922–06–1310–FI–P; MTM 93186, MTM 93187] Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Leases MTM 93186 and MTM 93187 Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Per 30 U.S.C. 188(d), Coastal Petroleum Company timely filed petitions for reinstatement of oil and gas leases MTM 93186 and MTM 93187, Valley County, Montana. The lessee paid the required rentals accruing from the date of termination. PO 00000 Frm 00029 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 44041 No leases were issued that affect these lands. The lessee agrees to new lease terms for rentals and royalties of $5 per acre and 162⁄3 percent or 4 percentages above the existing competitive royalty rate. The lessee paid the $500 administration fee for the reinstatement of each lease and $163 cost for publishing this Notice. The lessee met the requirements for reinstatement of the leases per Sec. 31 (d) and (e) of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920 (30 U.S.C. 188). We are proposing to reinstate the leases, effective the date of termination subject to: • The original terms and conditions of the leases; • The increased rental of $5 per acre for each lease; • The increased royalty of 16 2⁄3 percent or 4 percentages above the existing competitive royalty rate for each lease; and • The $163 cost of publishing this Notice. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Karen L. Johnson, Chief, Fluids Adjudication Section, BLM Montana State Office, 5001 Southgate Drive, Billings, Montana 59101–4669, 406– 896–5098. Dated: July 27, 2006. Karen L. Johnson, Chief, Fluids Adjudication Section. [FR Doc. E6–12557 Filed 8–2–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–$$–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [MT–922–06–1310–FI–P; NDM 94462] Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease NDM 94462 Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Per 30 U.S.C. 188(d), Whiting Oil and Gas Corporation timely filed a petition for reinstatement of oil and gas lease. NDM 94462, Mountrail County, North Dakota. The lessee paid the required rental accruing from the date of termination. No leases were issued that affect these lands. The lessee agrees to new lease terms for rental and royalty of $10 per acre and 162⁄3 percent or 4 percentages above the existing competitive royalty rate. The lessee paid the $500 administration fee for the reinstatement of the lease and $163 cost for publishing this Notice. E:\FR\FM\03AUN1.SGM 03AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 149 (Thursday, August 3, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Pages 44040-44041]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E6-125]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[ID-300-1020-PH]


Notice of Public Meetings, Idaho Falls District Resource Advisory 
Council Meeting and Challis OHV Subgroup Meeting

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of public meetings.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act 
(FLPMA) and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (FACA), the U.S. 
Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Idaho Falls 
District Resource Advisory Council (RAC), will meet as indicated below.

DATES: Two meetings have been scheduled in September 2006. The first 
will be a meeting of the Off-Highway Vehicle Subgroup of the RAC, which 
will be an open house at Challis High School, September 6, 2006 from 7 
p.m. to 9 p.m. The purpose of the meeting is for the RAC Subgroup to 
begin gathering public input that will be given to the BLM Challis 
Field Office as part of its comprehensive Travel Management Plan. The 
public is encouraged to attend.
    The second meeting in September is the RAC's regularly-scheduled 
quarterly meeting. This will be held September 19-20, 2006 at the BLM 
Challis Field Office, 801 Blue Mountain Road in Challis, Idaho. The 
meeting will begin September 19 at 10 a.m. and will conclude before 5 
p.m. the following day. Among the scheduled agenda items are a 
discussion of the proposed BLM/USFS Recreation RACs in Idaho, a review 
of the OHV Subgroup's September 6 public meeting, a review of the Upper 
Snake Field Office's interactions with the Idaho National Laboratory on 
noxious weeds, and field tours of the Bayhorse Townsite and the 
Thompson Creek Mine. Transportation for the field tours will be 
provided for RAC members and BLM staff; other individuals wishing to 
attend should provide their own transportation.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The 15-member Council advises the Secretary 
of the Interior, through the Bureau of Land Management, on a variety of 
planning and management issues associated with public land management 
in the BLM Idaho Falls District (IFD), which covers eastern Idaho.
    All meetings are open to the public. The public may present written

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comments to the Council. Each formal Council meeting will also have 
time allocated for hearing public comments. Depending on the number of 
persons wishing to comment and time available, the time for individual 
oral comments may be limited. Individuals who plan to attend and need 
special assistance, such as sign language interpretation, tour 
transportation or other reasonable accommodations, should contact the 
BLM as provided below.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: David Howell, RAC Coordinator, Idaho 
Falls District, 1405 Hollipark Dr., Idaho Falls, ID 83401. Telephone 
(208) 524-7559. E-mail: David--Howell@blm.gov.

    Dated: July 28, 2006.
David Howell,
RAC Coordinator, Public Affairs Specialist.
[FR Doc. E6-12538 Filed 8-2-06; 8:45 am]
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