Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act, 67319-67320 [07-5869]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 228 / Wednesday, November 28, 2007 / Notices Dated: November 21, 2007. John P. Lee, Chief Cadastral Surveyor, Division of Support Services. [FR Doc. E7–23138 Filed 11–27–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–22–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE ebenthall on PRODPC61 with NOTICES Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Clean Air Act Notice is hereby given that on November 14, 2007, a proposed Consent Decree (‘‘Decree’’) in United States v. Aspen Petroleum Products, Inc., et al., Civil Action No. 07–cv–02382–WYD– BNB was lodged with the United States District Court for the District of Colorado. The Decree resolves the United States’ claims against Aspen Petroleum Products, Inc., and Terrance Tschatschula under Section 211 of the Clean Air Act (‘‘Act’’), 42 U.S.C. 7545, for injunctive relief and civil penalties for violations of the Act and the Fuels regulations promulgated under the Act at 40 CFR part 80. The Decree requires Defendants to pay the United States a civil penalty of $25,000 and also requires Defendants to perform specific injunctive relief if they engage in further activities under the Act. 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, and should refer to United States v. Aspen Petroleum Products, et al., D.J. Ref. 90–5–2–1–09035. The Consent Decree may be examined at the Office of the United States Attorney, 1225 Seventeenth Street, Suite 700, Denver, CO 80202, and at U.S. EPA, Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance, 12345 W. Alameda, Suite 214, Denver, Co 80228. During the public comment period, the Consent Decree may also be examined on the following Department of Justice Web site, to 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 VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:25 Nov 27, 2007 Jkt 214001 requesting a copy from the Consent Decree Library, please enclose a check in the amount of $7.25 (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. W. Benjamin Fisherow, Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 07–5868 Filed 11–27–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–M 67319 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 E. Maher, Jr., Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 07–5870 Filed 11–27–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–M DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act Notice is hereby given that on November 4, 2007, a proposed consent decree in United States v. Edward Shaw, et al., Civil Action No. 04–2503– RDR–JPO, was lodged with the United States District Court for the District of Kansas. In this action the United States sought recovery of response costs incurred by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in cleaning up asbestos contamination at a site near Shallow Water, Kansas. Based on financial information provided by the defendants, the government has concluded that the defendants have no ability to pay. The proposed decree terminates the case, contingent on the accuracy of the information that the defendants have given to the government. The Department of Justice will receive for a period of thirty (30) days from the date of this publication comments relating to the 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 200447–7611, and should refer to United States v. Edward Shaw, et al., Civil Action No. 04–2503–RDR–JPO, D.J. Ref. 90–11–3–08329. During the public comment period, the consent decree may be examined on the following Department of Justice Web site: http://www.usdoj.gov/enrd/ Consent_Decrees.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, DC 20044–7611 or by faxing or e-mailing a request to Tonia Fleetwood (tonia.fleetwood@usdoj.gov), fax no. (202) 514–0097, phone PO 00000 Frm 00054 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act Notice is hereby given that on November 13, 2007, a proposed Consent Decree in United States v. Wilhelm Enterprises Corp., et al., Civil Action No. 07–CV–765, was lodged with the United States District Court for the Western District of New York. The proposed Consent Decree will settle the United States’ claims on behalf of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (‘‘EPA’’) against 16 defendants pursuant to Sections 106 and 107 of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (‘‘CERCLA’’), 42 U.S.C. 9606 and 9607, with respect to the Peter Cooper (Markhams) Superfund Site, located in the Hamlet of Markhams, Town of Dayton, Cattaraugus County, New York. The defendants include: Wilhelm Enterprises Corporation; Brown Shoe Company, Inc.; Seton Company; GST AutoLeather; Prime Tanning Company, Inc.; Viad Corporation; ConAgra Grocery Products Company, Inc.; Leucadia National Corporation; Beggs & Cobb Corporation; Wolverine Worldwide, Inc.; Genesco, Inc.; Albert Trostel & Sons Co.; Blackhawk Leather Ltd.; Eagle Ottawa, LLC; S.B. Foot Tanning Company; and Horween Leather Company (‘‘Settling Defendants’’). Pursuant to the Consent Decree, Settling Defendants will pay a total of $511,000 in reimbursement of the United States’ response costs for the Site, plus interest. In addition, 12 of the Settling Defendants will finance and perform the remedy selected by EPA for the Site, estimated to cost $1.3 million. The Department of Justice will receive comments relating to the proposed Consent Decree for a period of thirty (30) days from the date of this E:\FR\FM\28NON1.SGM 28NON1 67320 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 228 / Wednesday, November 28, 2007 / Notices publication. 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. Wilhelm Enterprises Corp., et al., Civil Action No. 07–CV–765, D.J. Ref. 90–11–2–06887/4. The proposed Consent Decree may be examined at the Office of the United States Attorney, Western District of New York, 128 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, New York 14202, and at EPA, Region 2, 290 Broadway, New York, New York 10007–1866. During the public comment period, the proposed 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 number (202) 514–0097, phone confirmation number (202) 514–1547. If requesting a copy by mail from the Consent Decree Library, please enclose a check in the amount of $84.25 ($0.25 per page reproduction cost) payable to the United States Treasury or, if requesting by email or fax, forward the check in that amount to the Consent Decree Library at the address stated above. If requesting a copy exclusive of exhibits, please enclose a check in the amount of $22.25 ($0.25 per page reproduction cost) payable to the United States Treasury. Ronald Gluck, Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 07–5869 Filed 11–27–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–M LEGAL SERVICES CORPORATION Notice of Availability of Calendar Year 2008 Competitive Grant Funds Legal Services Corporation. Solicitation for Proposals for the Provision of Civil Legal Services. AGENCY: ebenthall on PRODPC61 with NOTICES ACTION: SUMMARY: The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) is the national organization charged with administering federal funds provided for civil legal services to low-income people. LSC hereby announces the availability of competitive grant funds for the provision of a full range of civil legal VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:18 Nov 27, 2007 Jkt 214001 services to eligible clients throughout the VA–20 service area in northern Virginia. The annualized grant amount is anticipated to be approximately $1.1 million. The grant will be awarded in or around June 2008. DATES: See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section for grants competition dates. ADDRESSES: Legal Services Corporation—Competitive Grants, 3333 K Street, NW., Third Floor, Washington, DC 20007–3522. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Office of Program Performance by e-mail at competition@lsc.gov, or visit the grants competition Web site at www.ain.lsc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Request for Proposals (RFP) is available at http://www.ain.lsc.gov. Once at the Web site, click on ‘‘Bulletin Board’’ to access the RFP and other information pertaining to the LSC competitive grants process. Refer to the RFP for instructions on preparing the grant proposal; the regulations and guidelines governing LSC funding; a description of the service area; the definition of a full range of legal services; and grant proposal submission requirements. Applicants must file a Notice of Intent to Compete (NIC; RFP Form–H) to participate in the competitive grants process. The deadline for filing the NIC is December 17, 2007, 5 p.m., e.d.t. The deadline for filing grant proposals is February 15, 2008, 5 p.m., e.d.t. The dates shown in this notice for filing the NIC and the grant proposals supersede the dates in the RFP. All other instructions, regulations, guidelines, service area descriptions, definitions, and grant proposal submission requirements remain in effect unless otherwise noted. LSC is seeking proposals from: (1) Non-profit organizations that have as a purpose the provision of legal assistance to eligible clients; (2) private attorneys; (3) groups of private attorneys or law firms; (4) state or local governments; and (5) sub-state regional planning and coordination agencies that are composed of sub-state areas and whose governing boards are controlled by locally elected officials. LSC will not fax the RFP to interested parties. Interested parties are asked to visit http://www.ain.lsc.gov regularly for updates on the LSC competitive grants process. Dated: November 20, 2007. Michael A. Genz, Director, Office of Program Performance, Legal Services Corporation. [FR Doc. E7–23009 Filed 11–27–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7050–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00055 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 LEGAL SERVICES CORPORATION Notice of Availability of Calendar Year 2008 Competitive Grant Funds Legal Services Corporation. Solicitation for Proposals for the Provision of Civil Legal Services. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) is the national organization charged with administering federal funds provided for civil legal services to low-income people. LSC hereby announces the availability of competitive grant funds for the provision of a full range of civil legal services to eligible clients in American Samoa. The annualized grant amount is anticipated to be approximately $310,000. The grant will be awarded in or around June 2008. DATES: See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section for grants competition dates. ADDRESS: Legal Services Corporation— Competitive Grants, 3333 K Street, NW., Third Floor, Washington, DC 20007– 3522. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Office of Program Performance by e-mail at competition@lsc.gov, or visit the grants competition Web site at www.ain.lsc.gov. The Request for Proposals (RFP) is available at http://www.ain.lsc.gov. Once at the Web site, click on ‘‘Bulletin Board’’ to access the RFP and other information pertaining to the LSC competitive grants process. Refer to the RFP for instructions on preparing the grant proposal; the regulations and guidelines governing LSC funding; the definition of a full range of legal services, and grant proposal submission requirements. Applicants must file a Notice of Intent to Compete (NIC; RFP Form-H) to participate in the competitive grants process. The deadline for filing the NIC is December 31, 2007, 5 p.m., e.d.t. The deadline for filing grant proposals is March 3, 2008, 5 p.m., e.d.t. The dates shown in this notice for filing the NIC and the grant proposals supersede the dates in the RFP. All other instructions, regulations, guidelines, service area descriptions, definitions, and grant proposal submission requirements remain in effect unless otherwise noted. LSC is seeking proposals from: (1) Non-profit organizations that have as a purpose the provision of legal assistance to eligible clients; (2) private attorneys; (3) groups of private attorneys or law firms; (4) state or local governments; and (5) sub-state regional planning and coordination agencies that are composed of sub-state areas and whose SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\28NON1.SGM 28NON1

Agencies

[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 228 (Wednesday, November 28, 2007)]
[Notices]
[Pages 67319-67320]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 07-5869]


-----------------------------------------------------------------------

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE


Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Comprehensive 
Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act

    Notice is hereby given that on November 13, 2007, a proposed 
Consent Decree in United States v. Wilhelm Enterprises Corp., et al., 
Civil Action No. 07-CV-765, was lodged with the United States District 
Court for the Western District of New York.
    The proposed Consent Decree will settle the United States' claims 
on behalf of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (``EPA'') against 
16 defendants pursuant to Sections 106 and 107 of the Comprehensive 
Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (``CERCLA''), 
42 U.S.C. 9606 and 9607, with respect to the Peter Cooper (Markhams) 
Superfund Site, located in the Hamlet of Markhams, Town of Dayton, 
Cattaraugus County, New York. The defendants include: Wilhelm 
Enterprises Corporation; Brown Shoe Company, Inc.; Seton Company; GST 
AutoLeather; Prime Tanning Company, Inc.; Viad Corporation; ConAgra 
Grocery Products Company, Inc.; Leucadia National Corporation; Beggs & 
Cobb Corporation; Wolverine Worldwide, Inc.; Genesco, Inc.; Albert 
Trostel & Sons Co.; Blackhawk Leather Ltd.; Eagle Ottawa, LLC; S.B. 
Foot Tanning Company; and Horween Leather Company (``Settling 
Defendants''). Pursuant to the Consent Decree, Settling Defendants will 
pay a total of $511,000 in reimbursement of the United States' response 
costs for the Site, plus interest. In addition, 12 of the Settling 
Defendants will finance and perform the remedy selected by EPA for the 
Site, estimated to cost $1.3 million.
    The Department of Justice will receive comments relating to the 
proposed Consent Decree for a period of thirty (30) days from the date 
of this

[[Page 67320]]

publication. 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. Wilhelm Enterprises Corp., et al., Civil Action No. 
07-CV-765, D.J. Ref. 90-11-2-06887/4.
    The proposed Consent Decree may be examined at the Office of the 
United States Attorney, Western District of New York, 128 Delaware 
Avenue, Buffalo, New York 14202, and at EPA, Region 2, 290 Broadway, 
New York, New York 10007-1866. During the public comment period, the 
proposed 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 
number (202) 514-0097, phone confirmation number (202) 514-1547. If 
requesting a copy by mail from the Consent Decree Library, please 
enclose a check in the amount of $84.25 ($0.25 per page reproduction 
cost) payable to the United States Treasury or, if requesting by e-mail 
or fax, forward the check in that amount to the Consent Decree Library 
at the address stated above. If requesting a copy exclusive of 
exhibits, please enclose a check in the amount of $22.25 ($0.25 per 
page reproduction cost) payable to the United States Treasury.

Ronald Gluck,
Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and 
Natural Resources Division.
[FR Doc. 07-5869 Filed 11-27-07; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4410-15-M