Agenda and Notice of Public Meeting of the New Hampshire Advisory Committee, 38392 [E9-18464]

Download as PDF 38392 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 147 / Monday, August 3, 2009 / Notices accept comments. RUS will use comments and input provided by government agencies, private organizations, and the public in the preparation of the Draft EA. If RUS finds, based on the EA, that the proposed action will not have a significant effect on the quality of the human environment, RUS will prepare a Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI). Public notification of a Finding of No Significant Impact would be published in the Federal Register and in newspapers with circulation in the project area. RUS may take its final action on proposed actions requiring an EA (§ 1794.23) any time after publication of applicant notices that a FONSI has been made and any required review period has expired. When substantive comments are received on the EA, RUS may provide an additional period (15 days) for public review following the publication of its FONSI determination. Final action will not be taken until this review period has expired. Where appropriate to carry out the purposes of NEPA, RUS may impose, on a case-by-case basis, additional requirements associated with the preparation of an EA. If at any point in the preparation of an EA, RUS determines that the proposed action will have a significant effect on the quality of the human environment, the preparation of an Environmental Impact Statement will be required. Any final action by RUS related to the proposed action will be subject to, and contingent upon, compliance with all relevant Federal, State, and local environmental laws and regulations and completion of the environmental review requirements as prescribed in the RUS Environmental Policies and Procedures (7 CFR part 1794). Dated: July 28, 2009. Mark S. Plank, Director, Engineering and Environmental Staff, Rural Utilities Service. [FR Doc. E9–18413 Filed 7–31–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE sroberts on DSKD5P82C1PROD with NOTICES Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service Notice of Funding Availability for the Healthy Urban Food Enterprise Development Center Request for Applications for Fiscal Year (FY) 2009 AGENCY: Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, USDA. ACTION: Notice of funding availability. VerDate Nov<24>2008 16:05 Jul 31, 2009 Jkt 217001 SUMMARY: The Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service (CSREES) is announcing the release of the FY 2009 Healthy Urban Food Enterprise Development Center (HUFED–Center) Request for Applications (RFA) via Grants.gov. DATES: The FY 2009 Healthy Urban Food Enterprise Development Center (HUFED–Center) RFA was posted to Grants.gov on Tuesday, July 14, 2009 and applications must be received via Grants.gov by 5 p.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, August 12, 2009. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Elizabeth Tuckermanty 202–205–0241 (phone), 202–401–6488 (fax), or etuckermanty@csrees.usda.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background and Purpose Section 4402 of the Food, Conservation and Energy Act of 2008 (Pub. L. 110–246) amended section 25 of the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 which requires that the Secretary of Agriculture provide a grant to a nonprofit organization to establish and support a healthy urban food enterprise development center. The purpose of the HUFED Center is to increase access to healthy, affordable foods, including locally produced agricultural products, to underserved communities. The HUFED Center will provide training and technical assistance for healthy food enterprises and award sub-grants to eligible entities for healthy food enterprise development. The HUFED Center shall provide two main functions: (1) Provide for training and technical assistance (T&TA) for healthy food enterprises; and (2) implement a competitive sub-grant program for healthy food enterprises. The HUFED Center was created to respond to the need to redevelop a food enterprise structure in the United States in order to make more healthy, affordable food available in low-income areas, to improve access for small and mid-sized agricultural producers, and to promote the positive economic activities generated from attracting food enterprises into underserved communities. The estimated amount available for support of this program in FY 2009 is $900,000. The eligibility criteria for the project and applicants, and the application forms and associated instructions needed to apply for a HUFED Center award can be accessed through the Grants.gov Web site at http://www.grants.gov. PO 00000 Frm 00002 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Done at Washington, DC, this 28th day of July 2009. Ralph A. Otto, Associate Administrator, Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service. [FR Doc. E9–18411 Filed 7–31–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–22–P COMMISSION ON CIVIL RIGHTS Agenda and Notice of Public Meeting of the New Hampshire Advisory Committee Notice is hereby given, pursuant to the provisions of the rules and regulations of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights and the Federal Advisory Committee Act, that the New Hampshire Advisory Committee will convene a briefing meeting and planning meeting at 10 a.m. on Friday, August 14, 2009, at the Legislative Office Building, Room 201, Concord, New Hampshire 03301. The purpose of the briefing meeting is to hear presentations from experts about civil rights issues in the State. The purpose of the planning meeting is for the Committee to discuss possible topics for the Committee’s future civil rights project. Members of the public are entitled to submit written comments; the comments must be received in the regional office by September 14, 2009. The address is the Eastern Regional Office, 624 Ninth Street, NW., Suite 740, Washington, DC 20425. Persons wishing to e-mail their comments, or who desire additional information should contact Alfreda Greene, Secretary, at 202–376– 7533 or by e-mail to: ero@usccr.gov. Hearing-impaired persons who will attend the meeting and require the services of a sign language interpreter should contact the Regional Office at least ten (10) working days before the scheduled date of the meeting. Records generated from this meeting may be inspected and reproduced at the Eastern Regional Office, as they become available, both before and after the meeting. Persons interested in the work of this advisory committee are advised to go to the Commission’s Web site, http://www.usccr.gov, or to contact the Eastern Regional Office at the above email or street address. The meeting will be conducted pursuant to the rules and regulations of the Commission and FACA. Dated in Washington, DC, July 29, 2009. Peter Minarik, Acting Chief, Regional Programs Coordination Unit. [FR Doc. E9–18464 Filed 7–31–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6335–01–P E:\FR\FM\03AUN1.SGM 03AUN1

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Agenda and Notice of Public Meeting of the New Hampshire Advisory 
Committee

    Notice is hereby given, pursuant to the provisions of the rules and 
regulations of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights and the Federal 
Advisory Committee Act, that the New Hampshire Advisory Committee will 
convene a briefing meeting and planning meeting at 10 a.m. on Friday, 
August 14, 2009, at the Legislative Office Building, Room 201, Concord, 
New Hampshire 03301. The purpose of the briefing meeting is to hear 
presentations from experts about civil rights issues in the State. The 
purpose of the planning meeting is for the Committee to discuss 
possible topics for the Committee's future civil rights project.
    Members of the public are entitled to submit written comments; the 
comments must be received in the regional office by September 14, 2009. 
The address is the Eastern Regional Office, 624 Ninth Street, NW., 
Suite 740, Washington, DC 20425. Persons wishing to e-mail their 
comments, or who desire additional information should contact Alfreda 
Greene, Secretary, at 202-376-7533 or by e-mail to: ero@usccr.gov.
    Hearing-impaired persons who will attend the meeting and require 
the services of a sign language interpreter should contact the Regional 
Office at least ten (10) working days before the scheduled date of the 
meeting.
    Records generated from this meeting may be inspected and reproduced 
at the Eastern Regional Office, as they become available, both before 
and after the meeting. Persons interested in the work of this advisory 
committee are advised to go to the Commission's Web site, http://www.usccr.gov, or to contact the Eastern Regional Office at the above 
e-mail or street address.
    The meeting will be conducted pursuant to the rules and regulations 
of the Commission and FACA.

    Dated in Washington, DC, July 29, 2009.
Peter Minarik,
Acting Chief, Regional Programs Coordination Unit.
[FR Doc. E9-18464 Filed 7-31-09; 8:45 am]
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