Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Pursuant to the Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act, 58125 [07-5030]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 197 / Friday, October 12, 2007 / Notices Railway Company, D.J. Ref. No. 90–11– 2–857/2. During the public comment period, the Consent Decree may also be examined on the following Department of Justice Web site, http:// www.usdoj.gov/enrd/ Consent_Decrees.html. A copy of the proposed Consent Decree 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 no. (202) 514–1547. In requesting a copy from the Consent Decree Library, please enclose a check in the amount of $7.75 (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. Thomas A. Mariani, Jr., Assistant Section Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division, U.S. Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 07–5048 Filed 10–11–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–M DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Pursuant to the Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act Notice is hereby given that a proposed consent decree in United States v. City of Hastings, et al., Civil Action No. 8:07–cv–00365–LES–FG3 was lodged on September 14, 2007 with the United States District Court for the District of Nebraska. The United States filed this action pursuant to the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act seeking clean up of groundwater contamination and recovery of costs incurred at the North Landfill Subsite (‘‘Subsite’’), one of the six subsites of the Hastings Ground Water Contamination Superfund Site located in Adams County, Nebraska. The Consent Decree resolves the United States’ claims by requiring the defendants the City of Hastings, Dravo Corporation, and Dutton-Lainson Company to implement the final remedial design/remedial action for the ground water operable unit and to pay the United States’ past and future costs related to the Subsite. Under the Decree, the U.S. Navy will make an initial payment to the defendants of $250,000 and after the clean up is completed, pay VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:35 Oct 11, 2007 Jkt 214001 the defendants 25% of their Response Costs in excess of $1,000,000. 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, 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 United States v. City of Hastings, et al. DOJ Ref. #90–11–2–1260/7. The proposed consent decree may be examined at the office of the United States Attorney, 1620 Dodge Street, Omaha, Nebraska 68102, and at the Region VII Office of the Environmental Protection Agency, 901 North Fifth Street, Kansas City, Kansas 66101. During the public comment period, the proposed consent decree may also be examined on the Department of Justice Web site, at http://www.usdoj.gov/enrd/ Consent_Decrees.html. A copy of the proposed consent decree 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 number (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 $42.25 (or $12.00, for a copy that omits the exhibits and signature pages) (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 E. Maher, Jr. Assistant Section Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 07–5030 Filed 10–11–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–M DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Clean Air Act Notice is hereby given that on October 2, 2007, a proposed Consent Decree in United States et al. v. Evergreen Pulp, Inc., Civil Action No. C 07–05067 SBA, was lodged with the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. In this acton the United States, the California Air Resources Board (ARB) and the North Coast Air Quality PO 00000 Frm 00080 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 58125 Management District (NCAQMD) sought civil penalties and injunctive relief under the Clean Air Act and state law against Evergreen Pulp, Inc. at its wood pulp mill located in Samoa, California. The Consent Decree requires Evergreen Pulp, Inc. to: (1) Pay a civil penalty of $300,000 to the United States; (2) pay a civil penalty of $300,000 to ARB; (3) pay a civil penalty of $300,000 to NCAQMD; and (4) install air pollution control equipment. The Department of Justice will receive for a period of thirty (30) days from the date of this publication comments relating to the Consent Decree. 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, with a copy to Ann Hurley, U.S. Department of Justice, 301 Howard Street, Suite 1050, San Francisco, CA 94105, and should refer to United States et al. v. Evergreen Pulp, Inc., D.J. Ref. #90–5–2–17–08786. The Consent Decree may be examined at U.S. EPA Region 9, Office of Regional Counsel, 75 Hawthorne Street, San Francisco, California. During the public comment period, the Consent Decree may also be examined on the following Department of Justice Web site: http://www.usdoj.gov/enrd/ Consent_Decrees.html. A copy of the Consent Decree 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 $11.75 (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. Henry Friedman, Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 07–5024 Filed 10–11–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–M E:\FR\FM\12OCN1.SGM 12OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE


Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Pursuant to the Comprehensive 
Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act

    Notice is hereby given that a proposed consent decree in United 
States v. City of Hastings, et al., Civil Action No. 8:07-cv-00365-LES-
FG3 was lodged on September 14, 2007 with the United States District 
Court for the District of Nebraska. The United States filed this action 
pursuant to the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and 
Liability Act seeking clean up of groundwater contamination and 
recovery of costs incurred at the North Landfill Subsite (``Subsite''), 
one of the six subsites of the Hastings Ground Water Contamination 
Superfund Site located in Adams County, Nebraska.
    The Consent Decree resolves the United States' claims by requiring 
the defendants the City of Hastings, Dravo Corporation, and Dutton-
Lainson Company to implement the final remedial design/remedial action 
for the ground water operable unit and to pay the United States' past 
and future costs related to the Subsite. Under the Decree, the U.S. 
Navy will make an initial payment to the defendants of $250,000 and 
after the clean up is completed, pay the defendants 25% of their 
Response Costs in excess of $1,000,000.
    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, 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 United States v. City of Hastings, et al. DOJ Ref. 
90-11-2-1260/7.
    The proposed consent decree may be examined at the office of the 
United States Attorney, 1620 Dodge Street, Omaha, Nebraska 68102, and 
at the Region VII Office of the Environmental Protection Agency, 901 
North Fifth Street, Kansas City, Kansas 66101. During the public 
comment period, the proposed consent decree may also be examined on the 
Department of Justice Web site, at http://www.usdoj.gov/enrd/Consent_
Decrees.html. A copy of the proposed consent decree 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 
number (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 $42.25 (or $12.00, for a copy that omits the 
exhibits and signature pages) (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 E. Maher, Jr.
Assistant Section Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment 
and Natural Resources Division.
[FR Doc. 07-5030 Filed 10-11-07; 8:45 am]
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