Change of Use for the Waterway Between Smittle Creek Day Use Area, Oak Shores Day Use Area, and Big Island at Lake Berryessa, Napa, CA, 8364 [08-649]

Download as PDF 8364 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 30 / Wednesday, February 13, 2008 / Notices through signage, newspaper press releases, and website postings. This order is posted in accordance with 43 CFR 423.60. Violation of this prohibition or any prohibition listed in 43 CFR part 423 is punishable by fine or imprisonment of not more than six months, or both. Dated: January 14, 2008. Robert Schroeder, Acting Area Manager, Central California Area Office. [FR Doc. 08–650 Filed 2–12–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–MN–M DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Reclamation Change of Use for the Waterway Between Smittle Creek Day Use Area, Oak Shores Day Use Area, and Big Island at Lake Berryessa, Napa, CA Bureau of Reclamation, Interior. ACTION: Notice of change in public use. rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Bureau of Reclamation Mid-Pacific Region, Central California Area Office will change public use of the Big Island area at Lake Berryessa, specifically the waterway between the Smittle Creek Day Use Area, the Oak Shores Day Use Area, and Big Island. Use will change from a gasolinepowered motorized zone to an electric trolling motor-only zone. DATES: The change of use will become effective February 1, 2008 and continue indefinitely. ADDRESSES: A map of the proposed change is available at Reclamation’s Lake Berryessa Visitor Center, located at 5520 Knoxville Rd., Napa, California 94558. The Visitor Center is open to the public from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wednesday through Sunday. The map is also on Lake Berryessa’s Web site at: http://www.usbr.gov/mp/ccao/ field_offices/lake_berryessa/docs/ map_resort.pdf. To have a map mailed to your address, fax your request to 707– 966–0409 or send your request to the above address, Attention: Big Island Change of Use Map Request. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Bureau of Reclamation, Mid-Pacific Region Public Affairs Office, at 916– 978–5100, or contact Janet Rogers, Park Manager, Lake Berryessa Recreation Resource Branch at 707–966–2111 or via e-mail at jlrogers@mp.usbr.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This action is being taken under 43 CFR part 423 to protect safety and prevent additional resource degradation. VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:45 Feb 12, 2008 Jkt 214001 Reclamation will change public use of the Big Island Area, located within a special use area between Smittle Creek and Oak Shores Day Use Area. This change in use is consistent with the Record of Decision (ROD) for Future Recreation Use and Operations of Lake Berryessa, issued in June of 2006, section III. 6, Land and Water Use Classification. This change will serve to reduce the impacts of noise on visitors and wildlife, provide the opportunity for a more primitive recreation experience, and enhance public safety, while helping to protect the natural resources in this area. Presently, this area is a 5 mph boating zone and is used for swimming, boating, both motorized and non-motorized, fishing, and wildlife viewing. Reclamation will designate the change of use area by placing a series of signs on buoys identifying the non-gasoline motorized zone. The public will be notified of the changes through signage, newspaper press releases, and Web site postings. This order is posted in accordance with 43 CFR 423.60. Violation of this prohibition or any prohibition listed in 43 CFR part 423 is punishable by fine or imprisonment for not more than six months or both. Dated: January 25, 2008. Robert Schroeder, Acting Area Manager, Central California Area Office. [FR Doc. 08–649 Filed 2–12–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–MN–M DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Residential Lead-Based Paint Hazard Reduction Act Notice is hereby given that on January 28, 2008 a proposed Consent Decree in United States v. VIP Properties, LLC, George L. and Toni Dufour Living Trust, Edward Anderson d/b/a Edric Associates, 50th Penn, LLC, David C. Brown, Hillsboro Homes, LLC, Richard O. Hanousek, Victor Yalom, Bisanz Family Limited and Jersey Company, Civil Action No. 08–CV–246 (PJS/RLE) was lodged with the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota. The consent decree settles claims against the owners and management company of approximately 10 residential properties containing approximately 292 units located in the area of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota. 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In addition, Defendants have agreed to perform a child health improvement project (‘‘CHIP’’) designed to reduce incidences of childhood lead poisoning in the Twin Cities metropolitan area where Defendants’ housing properties are located at a cost of $50,000. Specifically, Defendants will work with the St. Paul Health Department and a not-for-profit community development organization to replace all of the windows in at least 35 properties in very low income, owner-occupied homes with children under the age of 6 in the Thomasdale, Rice Street, and Lower East Side of St. Paul neighborhoods. 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 U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611 P.O. Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611, and should refer to United States v. VIP Properties, et al., D.J. Ref. # 90–5–2–1– 09280. The Proposed Consent Decree may be examined at the Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of General Counsel, 451 7th St. NW., Room 9262, Washington, DC 20410; at the office of the United States Attorney for the District of Minnesota, 600 U.S. Courthouse, 300 South Fourth Street, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 55415 (Attn. Assistant United States Attorney Gregory G. Brooker); and at U.S. EPA Region 5, 77 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago, IL 60604. During the public comment period, the Consent Decree may also be E:\FR\FM\13FEN1.SGM 13FEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 30 (Wednesday, February 13, 2008)]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Reclamation


Change of Use for the Waterway Between Smittle Creek Day Use 
Area, Oak Shores Day Use Area, and Big Island at Lake Berryessa, Napa, 
CA

AGENCY: Bureau of Reclamation, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of change in public use.

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SUMMARY: The Bureau of Reclamation Mid-Pacific Region, Central 
California Area Office will change public use of the Big Island area at 
Lake Berryessa, specifically the waterway between the Smittle Creek Day 
Use Area, the Oak Shores Day Use Area, and Big Island. Use will change 
from a gasoline-powered motorized zone to an electric trolling motor-
only zone.

DATES: The change of use will become effective February 1, 2008 and 
continue indefinitely.

ADDRESSES: A map of the proposed change is available at Reclamation's 
Lake Berryessa Visitor Center, located at 5520 Knoxville Rd., Napa, 
California 94558. The Visitor Center is open to the public from 10 a.m. 
to 4 p.m., Wednesday through Sunday. The map is also on Lake 
Berryessa's Web site at: http://www.usbr.gov/mp/ccao/field_offices/
lake_berryessa/docs/map_resort.pdf. To have a map mailed to your 
address, fax your request to 707-966-0409 or send your request to the 
above address, Attention: Big Island Change of Use Map Request.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Bureau of Reclamation, Mid-Pacific 
Region Public Affairs Office, at 916-978-5100, or contact Janet Rogers, 
Park Manager, Lake Berryessa Recreation Resource Branch at 707-966-2111 
or via e-mail at jlrogers@mp.usbr.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This action is being taken under 43 CFR part 
423 to protect safety and prevent additional resource degradation. 
Reclamation will change public use of the Big Island Area, located 
within a special use area between Smittle Creek and Oak Shores Day Use 
Area. This change in use is consistent with the Record of Decision 
(ROD) for Future Recreation Use and Operations of Lake Berryessa, 
issued in June of 2006, section III. 6, Land and Water Use 
Classification. This change will serve to reduce the impacts of noise 
on visitors and wildlife, provide the opportunity for a more primitive 
recreation experience, and enhance public safety, while helping to 
protect the natural resources in this area.
    Presently, this area is a 5 mph boating zone and is used for 
swimming, boating, both motorized and non-motorized, fishing, and 
wildlife viewing. Reclamation will designate the change of use area by 
placing a series of signs on buoys identifying the non-gasoline 
motorized zone. The public will be notified of the changes through 
signage, newspaper press releases, and Web site postings.
    This order is posted in accordance with 43 CFR 423.60. Violation of 
this prohibition or any prohibition listed in 43 CFR part 423 is 
punishable by fine or imprisonment for not more than six months or 
both.

    Dated: January 25, 2008.
Robert Schroeder,
Acting Area Manager, Central California Area Office.
[FR Doc. 08-649 Filed 2-12-08; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4310-MN-M