Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations, 46434-46436 [E7-16277]

Download as PDF 46434 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 160 / Monday, August 20, 2007 / Proposed Rules Flooding source(s) * Elevation in feet (NGVD) + Elevation in feet (NAVD) # Depth in feet above ground Location of referenced elevation Effective Hopkins Street Branch .......... Lomax Creek ......................... Mill Creek .............................. Rocky Branch ........................ Rowan Avenue Park Stream Sixth Street Branch ............... South Yadkin River ............... Third Street Creek ................ Yadkin River .......................... Communities affected Modified Approximately 0.4 mile upstream of the confluence with Grants Creek. At the confluence with Town Creek ............................. Approximately 250 feet upstream of the confluence with Town Creek. At the confluence with Grants Creek ........................... Approximately 750 feet upstream of the confluence with Grants Creek. Approximately 250 feet downstream of the Rowan/ Cabarrus County boundary. Approximately 400 feet upstream of Smith Road (State Road 1361). At the confluence with Grants Creek ........................... Approximately 1,200 feet upstream of the confluence with Grants Creek. At the confluence with Grants Creek ........................... None +688 +707 +707 +705 +705 City of Salisbury. +637 +641 +644 +644 Town of Spencer. None +713 Rowan County (Unincorporated Areas). None +799 +641 +641 +644 +644 Town of Spencer. +629 +644 Rowan County (Unincorporated Areas), Town of Spencer. Approximately 150 feet upstream of Charles Street .... At the confluence with Grants Creek ........................... Approximately 700 feet upstream of the confluence with Grants Creek. At the confluence with Yadkin River ............................ +641 +641 +641 +644 +644 +644 None +648 None +636 +641 +697 +644 +644 None +566 None +648 At the Iredell/Davie/Rowan County boundary .............. At the confluence with Grants Creek ........................... Approximately 1,260 feet upstream of the confluence with Grants Creek. Approximately 500 feet downstream of the Rowan/ Davidson/Stanly/ Montgomery County boundary. At the confluence of South Yadkin River ..................... Town of Spencer. Rowan County (Unincorporated Areas), City of Salisbury. Town of Spencer. Rowan County (Unincorporated Areas), Town of Spencer. * National Geodetic Vertical Datum. # Depth in feet above ground. + North American Vertical Datum. ADDRESSES City of Salisbury Maps are available for inspection at Salisbury City Hall, 217 South Main Street, Salisbury, North Carolina. Send comments to Mr. David Treme, Salisbury City Manager, P.O. Box 479, Salisbury, North Carolina 28145. Town of China Grove Maps are available for inspection at China Grove Town Hall, 205 Swink Street, China Grove, North Carolina. Send comments to The Honorable Don Bringle, Mayor of the Town of China Grove, 205 Swink Street, China Grove, North Carolina 28023. Town of Landis Maps are available for inspection at Landis Town Hall, 312 South Main Street, Landis, North Carolina. Send comments to The Honorable Mike Mahaley, Mayor of the Town of Landis, P.O. Box 8165, Landis, North Carolina 28088. rfrederick on PROD1PC67 with PROPOSALS (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 97.022, ‘‘Flood Insurance.’’) Dated: August 9, 2007. David I. Maurstad, Federal Insurance Administrator of the National Flood Insurance Program, Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency. [FR Doc. E7–16270 Filed 8–17–07; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency 44 CFR Part 67 [Docket No. FEMA–B–7731] Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations BILLING CODE 9110–12–P Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Proposed rule. AGENCY: VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:03 Aug 17, 2007 Jkt 211001 PO 00000 Frm 00025 Fmt 4702 Sfmt 4702 SUMMARY: Technical information or comments are requested on the proposed Base (1% annual chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and proposed BFEs modifications for the communities listed below. The BFEs are the basis for the floodplain management measures that the 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). The comment period is ninety (90) days following the second DATES: E:\FR\FM\20AUP1.SGM 20AUP1 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 160 / Monday, August 20, 2007 / Proposed Rules publication of this proposed rule in a newspaper of local circulation in each community. ADDRESSES: The proposed 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: William R. Blanton, Jr., Engineering Management Section, Mitigation Directorate, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street, SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–3151. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) proposes to make determinations of BFEs and modified BFEs for each community listed below, in accordance with section 110 of the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973, 42 U.S.C. 4104, and 44 CFR 67.4(a). These proposed BFEs and 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 Flooding source(s) 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. These proposed elevations are used to meet the floodplain management requirements of the NFIP and are also used to calculate the appropriate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings built after these elevations are made final, and for the contents in these buildings. National Environmental Policy Act. This proposed rule is categorically excluded from the requirements of 44 CFR part 10, Environmental Consideration. An environmental impact assessment has not been prepared. Regulatory Flexibility Act. As flood elevation determinations are not within the scope of the Regulatory Flexibility Act, 5 U.S.C. 601–612, a regulatory flexibility analysis is not required. Regulatory Classification. This proposed 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 13132, Federalism. This proposed rule involves no policies that have federalism implications under Executive Order 13132. Executive Order 12988, Civil Justice Reform. This proposed rule meets the applicable standards of Executive Order 12988. List of Subjects in 44 CFR Part 67 Administrative practice and procedure, Flood insurance, Reporting and recordkeeping requirements. Accordingly, 44 CFR part 67 is proposed to be amended as follows: PART 67—[AMENDED] 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. § 67.4 [Amended] 2. The tables published under the authority of § 67.4 are proposed to be amended as follows: * Elevation in feet (NGVD) + Elevation in feet (NAVD) # Depth in feet above ground Location of referenced elevation 46435 Effective Communities affected Modified Tulsa County, Oklahoma, and Incorporated Areas East Blackjack Creek Tributary. East Branch Haikey Creek ... Floral Haven Creek ............... Haikey Creek ........................ Little Haikey Creek ................ Middle Branch Haikey Creek Olive Creek ........................... Park Grove Creek ................. rfrederick on PROD1PC67 with PROPOSALS Turtle Creek .......................... West Branch Haikey Creek Tributary. Confluence with East Creek ......................................... +620 +619 Approximately 1590 ft downstream of N. 135th Ave E Approximately 10 feet upstream of Date Ave .............. Approximately 1050 feet upstream of S. Main St ........ Confluence with Haikey Creek ..................................... Approximately 100 ft downstream of N. Aspen Ave .... Intersection with W. Houston St ................................... Approximately 270 ft downstream of E. State Highway 51. Confluence with Haikey Creek ..................................... Approximately 30 ft. downstream of E. 76th St ........... Confluence with East Branch Haikey Creek ................ Approximately 50 ft downstream of W. Kenosha St .... Confluence with Haikey Creek ..................................... At intersection with Kenosha St ................................... Confluence with Middle Branch Haikey Creek ............. Approximately 100 ft downstream of N. Elm Pl ........... Approximately 2000 Ft downstream of Aspen intersection. Approximately 100 ft downstream of W. Houston St ... Confluence with West Branch Haikey Creek ............... None +707 +719 +670 +724 +659 +730 +651 +706 +720 +674 +726 +661 +727 +623 +724 +650 +712 +656 None +684 +718 +663 +624 +725 +651 +716 +655 +700 +685 +720 +666 City of Broken Arrow. +706 +664 +704 +667 City of Broken Arrow. +670 +674 Approximately 580 Ft downstream of W. Elgin St ....... * National Geodetic Vertical Datum. # Depth in feet above ground. + North American Vertical Datum. ADDRESSES City of Broken Arrow VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:03 Aug 17, 2007 Jkt 211001 PO 00000 Frm 00026 Fmt 4702 Sfmt 4702 E:\FR\FM\20AUP1.SGM 20AUP1 Unincorporated Areas of Tulsa County, City of Collinsville. City of Broken Arrow. City of Broken Arrow. City of Broken Arrow. City of Broken Arrow. City of Broken Arrow. City of Broken Arrow. City of Broken Arrow. 46436 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 160 / Monday, August 20, 2007 / Proposed Rules Flooding source(s) * Elevation in feet (NGVD) + Elevation in feet (NAVD) # Depth in feet above ground Location of referenced elevation Effective Communities affected Modified Maps are available for inspection at 115 E. Commercial Street, Broken Arrow, OK 74013. Send comments to The Honorable Wade McCaleb, Mayor, City of Broken Arrow, PO Box 610, Broken Arrow, OK 74013. City of Collinsville Maps are available for inspection at 106 N. 12th St., Collinsville, OK 74021. Send comments to The Honorable Stan Sallee, Mayor, City of Collinsville, PO Box 730, Collinsville, OK 74021. Unincorporated Areas of Tulsa County Maps are available for inspection at 633 West 3rd, Room 140, Tulsa, OK 74127. Send comments to The Honorable Randi Miller, Commissioner Chairman, 500 South Denver, Tulsa, OK 74103. Unicoi County, Tennessee, and Incorporated Areas Nolichucky River ................... Approximately 1,400 feet downstream of the confluence of South Indian Creek. +1639 +1638 +1690 +1690 North Indian Creek ................ Approximately 2,280 feet upstream of the Chestoa Pike Bridge. Approximately 1,170 feet downstream of the Interstate 26 Bridge. +1834 +1832 +1924 +1920 South Indian Creek ............... Approximately 100 feet downstream of the confluence of Scioto Creek. Approximately 440 feet upstream of the confluence with Nolichucky River. +1643 +1641 Approximately 290 feet upstream of the Sandy Bottom Road Bridge. +1681 +1680 * National Geodetic Vertical Datum. # Depth in feet above ground. + North American Vertical Datum. ADDRESSES City of Erwin Maps are available for inspection at Erwin Town Hall, 211 North Main Avenue, Erwin, TN 37650. Send comments to W. Don Lewis, Mayor, Post Office Box 59, Erwin, TN 37650–0059. Town of Unicoi Maps are available for inspection at Unicoi Town Hall, 3600 Unicoi Drive, Unicoi, TN 37692. Send comments to Johnny M. Lynch, Mayor, Post Office Box 39, Unicoi, TN 37692–0039. Unincorporated Areas of Unicoi County Maps are available for inspection at Post Office Box 169, Erwin, TN 37650–0169. Send comments to Larry Rose, Mayor, Post Office Box 169, Erwin, TN 37650–0169. (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 97.022, ‘‘Flood Insurance.’’) Dated: August 9, 2007. David I. Maurstad, Federal Insurance Administrator of the National Flood Insurance Program, Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency. [FR Doc. E7–16277 Filed 8–17–07; 8:45 am] rfrederick on PROD1PC67 with PROPOSALS BILLING CODE 9110–12–P VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:05 Aug 17, 2007 Jkt 211001 PO 00000 Frm 00027 Fmt 4702 Sfmt 4702 E:\FR\FM\20AUP1.SGM 20AUP1 City of Erwin, Unincorporated Areas of Unicoi County. Town of Unicoi, Unincorporated Areas of Unicoi County. Unincorporated Areas of Unicoi County, City of Erwin.

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 160 (Monday, August 20, 2007)]
[Proposed Rules]
[Pages 46434-46436]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E7-16277]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Federal Emergency Management Agency

44 CFR Part 67

[Docket No. FEMA-B-7731]


Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations

AGENCY: Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS.

ACTION: Proposed rule.

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SUMMARY: Technical information or comments are requested on the 
proposed Base (1% annual chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and proposed 
BFEs modifications for the communities listed below. The BFEs are the 
basis for the floodplain management measures that the 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: The comment period is ninety (90) days following the second

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publication of this proposed rule in a newspaper of local circulation 
in each community.

ADDRESSES: The proposed 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: William R. Blanton, Jr., Engineering 
Management Section, Mitigation Directorate, Federal Emergency 
Management Agency, 500 C Street, SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646-
3151.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Federal Emergency Management Agency 
(FEMA) proposes to make determinations of BFEs and modified BFEs for 
each community listed below, in accordance with section 110 of the 
Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973, 42 U.S.C. 4104, and 44 CFR 
67.4(a).
    These proposed BFEs and 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. These proposed elevations 
are used to meet the floodplain management requirements of the NFIP and 
are also used to calculate the appropriate flood insurance premium 
rates for new buildings built after these elevations are made final, 
and for the contents in these buildings.
    National Environmental Policy Act. This proposed rule is 
categorically excluded from the requirements of 44 CFR part 10, 
Environmental Consideration. An environmental impact assessment has not 
been prepared.
    Regulatory Flexibility Act. As flood elevation determinations are 
not within the scope of the Regulatory Flexibility Act, 5 U.S.C. 601-
612, a regulatory flexibility analysis is not required.
    Regulatory Classification. This proposed 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 13132, Federalism. This proposed rule involves no 
policies that have federalism implications under Executive Order 13132.
    Executive Order 12988, Civil Justice Reform. This proposed rule 
meets the applicable standards of Executive Order 12988.

List of Subjects in 44 CFR Part 67

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

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

PART 67--[AMENDED]

    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.  67.4  [Amended]

    2. The tables published under the authority of Sec.  67.4 are 
proposed to be amended as follows:

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                                                                  * Elevation in feet
                                                                (NGVD)  + Elevation in
                                                                feet  (NAVD)  
         Flooding source(s)            Location of referenced     Depth in feet above      Communities affected
                                             elevation                  ground
                                                              --------------------------
                                                                Effective     Modified
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                                 Tulsa County, Oklahoma, and Incorporated Areas
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East Blackjack Creek Tributary......  Confluence with East            +620         +619  Unincorporated Areas of
                                       Creek.                                             Tulsa County, City of
                                                                                          Collinsville.
                                      Approximately 1590 ft           None         +651
                                       downstream of N. 135th
                                       Ave E.
East Branch Haikey Creek............  Approximately 10 feet           +707         +706  City of Broken Arrow.
                                       upstream of Date Ave.
                                      Approximately 1050 feet         +719         +720
                                       upstream of S. Main St.
Floral Haven Creek..................  Confluence with Haikey          +670         +674  City of Broken Arrow.
                                       Creek.
                                      Approximately 100 ft            +724         +726
                                       downstream of N. Aspen
                                       Ave.
Haikey Creek........................  Intersection with W.            +659         +661  City of Broken Arrow.
                                       Houston St.
                                      Approximately 270 ft            +730         +727
                                       downstream of E. State
                                       Highway 51.
Little Haikey Creek.................  Confluence with Haikey          +623         +624  City of Broken Arrow.
                                       Creek.
                                      Approximately 30 ft.            +724         +725
                                       downstream of E. 76th
                                       St.
Middle Branch Haikey Creek..........  Confluence with East            +650         +651  City of Broken Arrow.
                                       Branch Haikey Creek.
                                      Approximately 50 ft             +712         +716
                                       downstream of W.
                                       Kenosha St.
Olive Creek.........................  Confluence with Haikey          +656         +655  City of Broken Arrow.
                                       Creek.
                                      At intersection with            None         +700
                                       Kenosha St.
Park Grove Creek....................  Confluence with Middle          +684         +685  City of Broken Arrow.
                                       Branch Haikey Creek.
                                      Approximately 100 ft            +718         +720
                                       downstream of N. Elm
                                       Pl.
Turtle Creek........................  Approximately 2000 Ft           +663         +666  City of Broken Arrow.
                                       downstream of Aspen
                                       intersection.
                                      Approximately 100 ft            +706         +704
                                       downstream of W.
                                       Houston St.
West Branch Haikey Creek Tributary..  Confluence with West            +664         +667  City of Broken Arrow.
                                       Branch Haikey Creek.
                                      Approximately 580 Ft            +670         +674
                                       downstream of W. Elgin
                                       St.
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* National Geodetic Vertical Datum.
 Depth in feet above ground.
+ North American Vertical Datum.
 
                                                    ADDRESSES
City of Broken Arrow
 

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Maps are available for inspection at 115 E. Commercial Street, Broken Arrow, OK 74013.
 
Send comments to The Honorable Wade McCaleb, Mayor, City of Broken Arrow, PO Box 610, Broken Arrow, OK 74013.
 
City of Collinsville
 
Maps are available for inspection at 106 N. 12th St., Collinsville, OK 74021.
 
Send comments to The Honorable Stan Sallee, Mayor, City of Collinsville, PO Box 730, Collinsville, OK 74021.
 
                                      Unincorporated Areas of Tulsa County
 
Maps are available for inspection at 633 West 3rd, Room 140, Tulsa, OK 74127.
 
Send comments to The Honorable Randi Miller, Commissioner Chairman, 500 South Denver, Tulsa, OK 74103.
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                                Unicoi County, Tennessee, and Incorporated Areas
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Nolichucky River....................  Approximately 1,400            +1639        +1638  City of Erwin,
                                       feet downstream of the                             Unincorporated Areas
                                       confluence of South                                of Unicoi County.
                                       Indian Creek.
                                      Approximately 2,280            +1690        +1690
                                       feet upstream of the
                                       Chestoa Pike Bridge.
North Indian Creek..................  Approximately 1,170            +1834        +1832  Town of Unicoi,
                                       feet downstream of the                             Unincorporated Areas
                                       Interstate 26 Bridge.                              of Unicoi County.
                                      Approximately 100 feet         +1924        +1920
                                       downstream of the
                                       confluence of Scioto
                                       Creek.
South Indian Creek..................  Approximately 440 feet         +1643        +1641  Unincorporated Areas of
                                       upstream of the                                    Unicoi County, City of
                                       confluence with                                    Erwin.
                                       Nolichucky River.
                                      Approximately 290 feet         +1681        +1680
                                       upstream of the Sandy
                                       Bottom Road Bridge.
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* National Geodetic Vertical Datum.
 Depth in feet above ground.
+ North American Vertical Datum.
 
                                                    ADDRESSES
 
City of Erwin
 
Maps are available for inspection at Erwin Town Hall, 211 North Main Avenue, Erwin, TN 37650.
 
Send comments to W. Don Lewis, Mayor, Post Office Box 59, Erwin, TN 37650-0059.
 
Town of Unicoi
 
Maps are available for inspection at Unicoi Town Hall, 3600 Unicoi Drive, Unicoi, TN 37692.
 
Send comments to Johnny M. Lynch, Mayor, Post Office Box 39, Unicoi, TN 37692-0039.
 
                                      Unincorporated Areas of Unicoi County
 
Maps are available for inspection at Post Office Box 169, Erwin, TN 37650-0169.
 
Send comments to Larry Rose, Mayor, Post Office Box 169, Erwin, TN 37650-0169.
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(Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 97.022, ``Flood 
Insurance.'')

    Dated: August 9, 2007.
David I. Maurstad,
Federal Insurance Administrator of the National Flood Insurance 
Program, Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management 
Agency.
[FR Doc. E7-16277 Filed 8-17-07; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 9110-12-P