Notice of Lodging of Settlement Agreement Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 (“CERCLA”), 27850 [07-2409]

Download as PDF 27850 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 95 / Thursday, May 17, 2007 / Notices private parties that are performing the remedial work at these Superfund sites. The Department of Justice will receive, for a period of thirty (30) days from the date of this publication, comments relating to the Settlement Agreement. Comments should be addressed to the assistant Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, and either e-mailed to pubcomment-ees.enrd@usdoj.gov, or mailed to: P.O. Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611, and should refer to: In Re Keystone Environmental Services, Inc., D.J. Ref. 90–11–3–1731/7. The Settlement Agreement may be examined at U.S. EPA Region III, Office of Regional Counsel, 1650 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103–2029, c/o Joan A. Johnson or Humane Zia. During the public comment period, the Settlement Agreement may also be examined on the following Department of Justice Web site: http://www.usdoj.gov/enrd/ Consent_Decrees.html. A copy of the Settlement Agreement 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 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 $4.75 (25 cents per page reproduction cost) payable to the U.S. Treasury or, if by e-mail or fax, forward a check in that amount to the Consent Decree Library at the stated address. Robert Brook, Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 07–2410 Filed 5–16–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–M DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE pwalker on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES Notice of Lodging of Settlement Agreement Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 (‘‘CERCLA’’) Consistent with Section 122(d) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980, as amended (‘‘CERCLA’’) 42 U.S.C. 9622(d), and 28 CFR 50.7, notice is hereby given that on May 3, 2007, a proposed Settlement Agreement with Pursue Energy Corporation in United States v. Pursue Energy Corporation, No. 3:03–CV–00325– HTW–JCS (S.D. Miss.), was lodged with VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:15 May 16, 2007 Jkt 211001 the United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi. In this action, the United States sought to establish the amount of the defendant’s liability, pursuant to Section 107 of CERCLA, 42 U.S.C. 9607, for the costs incurred and to be incurred by the United States in responding to the release and/or threatened release of hazardous substances at and from the Industrial Pollution Control Site in Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi. Under the proposed Settlement Agreement, Defendant Pursue Energy Corporation a debtor in the Chapter 11 backruptcy proceeding In re: Pursue Energy Corporation, Chap. 11, Bankr. No. 3–02–05339–JEE (Bankr. S.D. Miss.), will pay $25,000 to the Hazardous Substances Superfund in reimbursement of costs incurred by the United States at the Site. The Bankruptcy Court has approved the debtor’s entry into the proposed Settlement Agreement, and under the terms of the proposed Settlement agreement the United States will have an allowed general unsecured claim of $25,000. According to the debtor’s debtor’s confirmed bankruptcy plan of reorganization, allowed general unsecured claims are to be paid in full. The Department of Justice will receive for a period of thirty (30) day from the date of this publication comments relating to the Settlement Agreement. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, and either e-mailed pubcomment-ees.enrd@usdoj.gov or mailed to P.O. Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611, and should refer to United States v. Pursue Energy Corporation (Settlement Agreement with Pursue Energy Corporation, DOJ Ref. No. 90– 11–3–06625/2). The Settlement Agreement may be examined at U.S. EPA Region 4, Atlanta Federal Center, 61 Forsyth Street, SW., Atlanta, Georgia 30303 (contact Matthew Hicks, Esq (404) 562–9670). During the public comment period, the Settlement Agreement may also be examined on the following Department of Justice Web site, http:// www.usdoj.gov/enrd/ Consent_Decrees.html. A copy of the Settlement Agreement may also be obtained by mail from the Consent Decree Library, U.S. Department of Justice, P.O. Box 7611, Washington, DC 20044–7611 or by faxing e-mailing a request to Tonia Fleetwood (tonia.fleetwood@usdoj.gov), fax no. (202) 512–0097, phone confirmation number (202) 514–1547. PO 00000 Frm 00051 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 In requesting a copy from the Consent Decree Library, please refer to United States v. Pursue Energy Corporation (Settlement Agreement with Pursue Energy Corporation, DOJ Ref. No. 90– 11–3–06625/2), and enclose a check in the amount of $2.00 (25 cents per page reproduction cost) payable to the U.S. Treasury or, if by e-mail or fax, forward a check in that amount to the Consent Decree Library at the states address. Henry S. Friedman, Assistant Section Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 07–2409 Filed 5–16–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–M DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Pursuant to the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act In accordance with Departmental policy, 28 CFR 50.7, notice is hereby given that a proposed consent decree in United States v. The Tire Depot, Inc., et al., Civil Action No. CV–07–50–M– DWM, was lodged with the United States District Court for the District of Montana on May 1, 2007. This proposed consent decree would resolve the United States’ CERCLA claims against The Tire Depot, Inc., Vernon Reum, and Roxanne Reum related to the Pablo Tire Fire Site in and near Ronan, Montana. Under the terms of the proposed consent decree, the defendants will pay the United States $50,000 to reimburse the Environmental Protection Agency for cleanup costs incurred at the Site. The settlement is based in part on defendants’ ability to pay. The Department of Justice will receive, for a 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, for the Environment and Natural Resources Division, and either e-mailed to pubcommentees.enrd@usdoj.gov or mailed to P.O. Box 7611, Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20530, and should refer to United States v. The Tire Depot, Inc., et al., Civil Action No. CV–07–50–M– DWM, and Department of Justice Reference No. 90–11–3–08429. The decree may be examined on the following Department of Justice Web site http://www.usdoj.gov/enrd/ open.html. A copy of the decree may also be obtained by mail from the Consent Decree Library, P.O. Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, E:\FR\FM\17MYN1.SGM 17MYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE


Notice of Lodging of Settlement Agreement Under the Comprehensive 
Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 
(``CERCLA'')

    Consistent with Section 122(d) of the Comprehensive Environmental 
Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980, as amended 
(``CERCLA'') 42 U.S.C. 9622(d), and 28 CFR 50.7, notice is hereby given 
that on May 3, 2007, a proposed Settlement Agreement with Pursue Energy 
Corporation in United States v. Pursue Energy Corporation, No. 3:03-CV-
00325-HTW-JCS (S.D. Miss.), was lodged with the United States District 
Court for the Southern District of Mississippi.
    In this action, the United States sought to establish the amount of 
the defendant's liability, pursuant to Section 107 of CERCLA, 42 U.S.C. 
9607, for the costs incurred and to be incurred by the United States in 
responding to the release and/or threatened release of hazardous 
substances at and from the Industrial Pollution Control Site in 
Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi. Under the proposed Settlement 
Agreement, Defendant Pursue Energy Corporation a debtor in the Chapter 
11 backruptcy proceeding In re: Pursue Energy Corporation, Chap. 11, 
Bankr. No. 3-02-05339-JEE (Bankr. S.D. Miss.), will pay $25,000 to the 
Hazardous Substances Superfund in reimbursement of costs incurred by 
the United States at the Site. The Bankruptcy Court has approved the 
debtor's entry into the proposed Settlement Agreement, and under the 
terms of the proposed Settlement agreement the United States will have 
an allowed general unsecured claim of $25,000. According to the 
debtor's debtor's confirmed bankruptcy plan of reorganization, allowed 
general unsecured claims are to be paid in full.
    The Department of Justice will receive for a period of thirty (30) 
day from the date of this publication comments relating to the 
Settlement Agreement. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant 
Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, and 
either e-mailed pubcomment-ees.enrd@usdoj.gov or mailed to P.O. Box 
7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044-7611, and should 
refer to United States v. Pursue Energy Corporation (Settlement 
Agreement with Pursue Energy Corporation, DOJ Ref. No. 90-11-3-06625/
2).
    The Settlement Agreement may be examined at U.S. EPA Region 4, 
Atlanta Federal Center, 61 Forsyth Street, SW., Atlanta, Georgia 30303 
(contact Matthew Hicks, Esq (404) 562-9670). During the public comment 
period, the Settlement Agreement may also be examined on the following 
Department of Justice Web site, http://www.usdoj.gov/enrd/Consent_
Decrees.html. A copy of the Settlement Agreement may also be obtained 
by mail from the Consent Decree Library, U.S. Department of Justice, 
P.O. Box 7611, Washington, DC 20044-7611 or by faxing e-mailing a 
request to Tonia Fleetwood (tonia.fleetwood@usdoj.gov), fax no. (202) 
512-0097, phone confirmation number (202) 514-1547.
    In requesting a copy from the Consent Decree Library, please refer 
to United States v. Pursue Energy Corporation (Settlement Agreement 
with Pursue Energy Corporation, DOJ Ref. No. 90-11-3-06625/2), and 
enclose a check in the amount of $2.00 (25 cents per page reproduction 
cost) payable to the U.S. Treasury or, if by e-mail or fax, forward a 
check in that amount to the Consent Decree Library at the states 
address.

Henry S. Friedman,
Assistant Section Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment 
and Natural Resources Division.
[FR Doc. 07-2409 Filed 5-16-07; 8:45 am]
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