Quarterly Status Report of Water Service, Repayment, and Other Water-Related Contract Negotiations, 57519-57521 [E9-26797]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 214 / Friday, November 6, 2009 / Notices (Residential Resources of Wichita, Sedgwick County Kansas 1870–1957.) Woodburn House, 574 N. Brookfield, Wichita, 09000677, LISTED, 9/02/09. (Residential Resources of Wichita, Sedgwick County Kansas 1870–1957.) RHODE ISLAND Newport County Stonybrook Estate Historic District, 501–521 Indian Ave. and 75 Vaucluse Ave., Middletown, 09000708, LISTED, 9/01/09. SOUTH CAROLINA MICHIGAN Berrien County Buchanan Downtown Historic District, Front St., between 117 W. and 256 E.; parts of Main St., between 108 and 210–212; Oak St. between 114 N., Buchanan, 09000678, LISTED, 9/02/09. Wayne County Dry Dock Engine Works—Detroit Dry Dock Company Complex, 1801–1803 Atwater St. and 1900 Atwater St., Detroit, 09000680, LISTED, 9/03/09. MISSOURI Howard County Fayette Residential Historic District, Roughly bounded by Church St., W. Morrison St. and Cleveland Ave., Fayette, 09000681, LISTED, 9/03/09. (Historic and Architectural Resources of Fayette, Missouri.) Jackson County Dean, O.H., Building, 3625–3635 Main St., Kansas City, 09000682, LISTED, 9/03/09. MONTANA Mineral County Horry County Conway Post Office, 428 Main St., Conway, 08000758, LISTED, 9/02/09. (Conway MRA.) SOUTH CAROLINA Richland County Veterans Hospital, William Jennings Bryan Dorn Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, 09000062, LISTED, 9/ 02/09. VIRGINIA Arlington County Arlington Ridge Park, NW corner of N. Meade St. and Marshall Dr., Arlington, 09000688, LISTED, 9/04/09. (Parkways of the National Capital Region MPS.) King and Queen County Providence Plantation and Farm, 1302 Roundabout Rte., Newtown, 09000689, LISTED, 9/03/09. Norfolk Independent City American Cigar Company, 1148 E. Princess Anne Rd., Norfolk, 09000690, LISTED, 9/ 03/09. WASHINGTON Point of Rocks Historic Transportation Corridor, 2 mi. W. of Alberton, Alberton vicinity, 09000683, LISTED, 9/04/09. NORTH CAROLINA King County Snoqualmie Falls, Snoqualmie R. below crossing of WA 522, Snoqualmie, 92000784, LISTED, 9/02/09. Lenoir County [FR Doc. E9–26844 Filed 11–5–09; 8:45 am] Kennedy Memorial Home Historic District, 2557 Ceder Dell La., Kinston vicinity, 09000684, LISTED, 9/03/09. BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR McDowell County Brown, Henry Seawell, and Mary Jane English, Farmstead, 15956 US 221 N., Ashford vicinity, 09000685, LISTED, 9/03/ 09. Rowan County Bureau of Reclamation Quarterly Status Report of Water Service, Repayment, and Other WaterRelated Contract Negotiations Sherrill, John Carlyle and Anita, House, 14175 NC 801, Mount Ulla, 09000704, LISTED, 9/01/09. AGENCY: Bureau of Reclamation, Interior. ACTION: Notice. OKLAHOMA SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given of contractual actions that have been proposed to the Bureau of Reclamation and are new, modified, discontinued, or completed since the last publication of this notice on August 4, 2009. This notice is one of a variety of means used to inform the public about proposed contractual actions for capital recovery and management of project resources and facilities consistent with section 9(f) of the Reclamation Project Act of 1939. Additional announcements of mstockstill on DSKH9S0YB1PROD with NOTICES6 Oklahoma County Jewel Theater, 904 NE 4th St., Oklahoma City, 09000686, LISTED, 9/03/09. Tulsa County Sixth Street Commercial/Residential Historic District, Roughly along E. 6th St. from S. Peoria Ave. to the N./S. Alley between Quaker and Quincy Aves., Tulsa, 09000687, LISTED, 9/03/09. VerDate Nov<24>2008 18:23 Nov 05, 2009 Jkt 220001 PO 00000 Frm 00073 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 57519 individual contract actions may be published in the Federal Register and in newspapers of general circulation in the areas determined by Reclamation to be affected by the proposed action. ADDRESSES: The identity of the approving officer and other information pertaining to a specific contract proposal may be obtained by calling or writing the appropriate regional office at the address and telephone number given for each region in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michelle Kelly, Water and Environmental Resources Office, Bureau of Reclamation, P.O. Box 25007, Denver, Colorado 80225–0007; telephone 303– 445–2888. Consistent with section 9(f) of the Reclamation Project Act of 1939 and the rules and regulations published in 52 FR 11954, April 13, 1987 (43 CFR 426.22), Reclamation will publish notice of proposed or amendatory contract actions for any contract for the delivery of project water for authorized uses in newspapers of general circulation in the affected area at least 60 days prior to contract execution. Announcements may be in the form of news releases, legal notices, official letters, memorandums, or other forms of written material. Meetings, workshops, and/or hearings may also be used, as appropriate, to provide local publicity. The public participation procedures do not apply to proposed contracts for the sale of surplus or interim irrigation water for a term of 1 year or less. Either of the contracting parties may invite the public to observe contract proceedings. All public participation procedures will be coordinated with those involved in complying with the National Environmental Policy Act. Pursuant to the ‘‘Final Revised Public Participation Procedures’’ for water resource-related contract negotiations, published in 47 FR 7763, February 22, 1982, a tabulation is provided of all proposed contractual actions in each of the five Reclamation regions. When contract negotiations are completed, and prior to execution, each proposed contract form must be approved by the Secretary of the Interior, or pursuant to delegated or redelegated authority, the Commissioner of Reclamation or one of the regional directors. In some instances, congressional review and approval of a report, water rate, or other terms and conditions of the contract may be involved. Public participation in and receipt of comments on contract proposals will be SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\06NON1.SGM 06NON1 57520 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 214 / Friday, November 6, 2009 / Notices facilitated by adherence to the following procedures: 1. Only persons authorized to act on behalf of the contracting entities may negotiate the terms and conditions of a specific contract proposal. 2. Advance notice of meetings or hearings will be furnished to those parties that have made a timely written request for such notice to the appropriate regional or project office of Reclamation. 3. Written correspondence regarding proposed contracts may be made available to the general public pursuant to the terms and procedures of the Freedom of Information Act, as amended. 4. Written comments on a proposed contract or contract action must be submitted to the appropriate regional officials at the locations and within the time limits set forth in the advance public notices. 5. All written comments received and testimony presented at any public hearings will be reviewed and summarized by the appropriate regional office for use by the contract approving authority. 6. Copies of specific proposed contracts may be obtained from the appropriate regional director or his designated public contact as they become available for review and comment. 7. In the event modifications are made in the form of a proposed contract, the appropriate regional director shall determine whether republication of the notice and/or extension of the comment period is necessary. Factors considered in making such a determination shall include, but are not limited to (i) the significance of the modification, and (ii) the degree of public interest which has been expressed over the course of the negotiations. At a minimum, the regional director shall furnish revised contracts to all parties who requested the contract in response to the initial public notice. mstockstill on DSKH9S0YB1PROD with NOTICES6 Definitions of Abbreviations Frequently Used in This Document ARRA American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 BCP Boulder Canyon Project Reclamation Bureau of Reclamation CAP Central Arizona Project CVP Central Valley Project CRSP Colorado River Storage Project FR Federal Register IDD Irrigation and Drainage District ID Irrigation District M&I Municipal and Industrial NMISC New Mexico Interstate Stream Commission O&M Operation and Maintenance VerDate Nov<24>2008 18:23 Nov 05, 2009 Jkt 220001 P–SMBP Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program PPR Present Perfected Right RRA Reclamation Reform Act of 1982 SOD Safety of Dams SRPA Small Reclamation Projects Act of 1956 USACE U.S. Army Corps of Engineers WD Water District Pacific Northwest Region: Bureau of Reclamation, 1150 North Curtis Road, Suite 100, Boise, Idaho 83706–1234, telephone 208–378–5344. New contract action: 16. Prineville Reservoir water users, Crooked River Project, Oregon: Irrigation water service contracts for up to 2,500 acre-feet of project water. Modified contract actions: 1. Irrigation, M&I, and miscellaneous water users; Idaho, Oregon, Washington, Montana, and Wyoming: Temporary or interim irrigation and M&I water service, water storage, water right settlement, exchange, miscellaneous use, or water replacement contracts to provide up to 10,000 acre-feet of water annually for terms up to 5 years; longterm contracts for similar service for up to 1,000 acre-feet of water annually. 8. Greenberry ID, Willamette Basin Project, Oregon: Irrigation water service contract for approximately 14,000 acrefeet of project water. Mid-Pacific Region: Bureau of Reclamation, 2800 Cottage Way, Sacramento, California 95825–1898, telephone 916–978–5250. Modified contract action: 35. Colusa County WD, CVP, California: Execution of a long-term Warren Act contract for conveyance of up to 40,000 acre-feet of groundwater per year through the use of the TehamaColusa Canal. Lower Colorado Region: Bureau of Reclamation, PO Box 61470 (Nevada Highway and Park Street), Boulder City, Nevada 89006–1470, telephone 702– 293–8192. The Lower Colorado Region has no updates to report for this quarter. Upper Colorado Region: Bureau of Reclamation, 125 South State Street, Room 6107, Salt Lake City, Utah 84138– 1102, telephone 801–524–3864. Completed contract action: 1.(g) Charles Weaver, Aspinall Storage Unit, CRSP: Mr. Weaver has requested a 40-year water service contract for 1 acre-foot of M&I water out of Blue Mesa Reservoir, which requires Mr. Weaver to present a Plan of Augmentation to the Division 4 Water Court. Contract executed June 18, 2009. Great Plains Region: Bureau of Reclamation, PO Box 36900, Federal Building, 316 North 26th Street, Billings, Montana 59101, telephone 406–247–7752. PO 00000 Frm 00074 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 New contract actions: 52. Fryingpan-Arkansas Project, Colorado: Consideration of repayment contract for the Arkansas Valley Conduit. 53. North Havre County WD, Milk River Project, Montana: Reclamation is contemplating a contract amendment for a change in the point of delivery of a portion of the district’s water under contract. 54. Milk River Irrigation Project Joint Board of Control, Milk River Project, Montana: Reclamation is contemplating a new contract for transferring O&M responsibilities of the Fresno and Nelson Reservoirs. 55. State of Wyoming, Pathfinder Dam and Reservoir, North Platte Project, Wyoming: The state of Wyoming has requested a water service contract for water to be stored in Pathfinder Reservoir associated with the implementation of the Pathfinder Modification Project. 56. Loup Valleys Rural Public Power District; North Loup Division, P–SMBP; Nebraska: Proposed sale of Reclamation’s share in joint-owned power line to the co-owner of the line. 57. Individual irrigators; Cambridge Unit, P–SMBP; Nebraska: Request for a Warren Act contract for use of Reclamation facilities for transportation of nonproject irrigation water under a highway and railroad for irrigation purposes. Modified contract actions: 3. Ruedi Reservoir, FryingpanArkansas Project, Colorado: Water sales from the regulatory capacity of Ruedi Reservoir. Water service and repayment contracts for up to 17,000 acre-feet annually. 16. ExxonMobil Corporation, Ruedi Reservoir, Fryingpan-Arkansas Project, Colorado: Consideration of ExxonMobil Corporation’s request to amend its Ruedi Round I contract to include additional locations and uses of the water. Completed contract actions: 5. Dickinson-Heart River Mutual Aid Corporation; Dickinson Unit, P–SMBP; North Dakota: Negotiate renewal of water service contract for irrigation of lands below Dickinson Dam in western North Dakota. Contract executed June 24, 2009. 21. Glendo Unit, P–SMBP, Wyoming: Contract renewal for long-term water service contracts with Burbank Ditch, New Grattan Ditch Company, Torrington ID, Lucerne Canal and Power Company, and Wright and Murphy Ditch Company. Contracts executed July 22, 2009. 22. Glendo Unit, P–SMBP, Nebraska: Contract renewal for long-term water E:\FR\FM\06NON1.SGM 06NON1 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 214 / Friday, November 6, 2009 / Notices service contracts with Bridgeport, Enterprise, and Mitchell IDs. Contracts executed July 22, 2009. 28. Turtle Lake ID, Garrison Diversion Unit, North Dakota: Turtle Lake ID, water users, and individual irrigators have requested water service contracts, which may be short- or long-term under the Dakota Water Resources Act of 2000. Contracts executed July 2, 2009. 31. LU Sheet Company, Boysen Unit, P–SMBP, Wyoming: Contract renewal of long-term water service contract. Contract executed August 10, 2009. 32. Busch Farms, Inc., Boysen Unit, P–SMBP, Wyoming: Contract renewal of long-term water service contract. Contract executed August 10, 2009. 33. Gorst Ranch, Boysen Unit, P– SMBP, Wyoming: Contract renewal of long-term water service contract. Contract executed August 10, 2009. 36. Central Nebraska Public Power and ID, Glendo Unit, P–SMBP, Nebraska: Request to amend current repayment contract. Contract executed August 10, 2009. 40. Pryor Creek Land and Development Company, Huntley Project, Montana: Request for a longterm water service contract for M&I purposes for up to 200 acre-feet of water per year. Contract executed August 16, 2009. 41. Grandview Cemetery Association of Saco, Milk River Project, Montana: Contract renewal for a long-term water service contract for up to 14 acre-feet of water per year. Contract executed June 24, 2009. Dated: October 13, 2009. Roseann Gonzales, Director, Policy and Administration, Denver Office. [FR Doc. E9–26797 Filed 11–5–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–MN–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation Nos. 701–TA–469 and 731– TA–1168 (Preliminary)] Certain Seamless Carbon and Alloy Steel Standard, Line, and Pressure Pipe From China mstockstill on DSKH9S0YB1PROD with NOTICES6 Determinations On the basis of the record 1 developed in the subject investigations, the United States International Trade Commission (Commission) determines, pursuant to sections 703(a) and 733(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1671b(a) and 1 The record is defined in section 207.2(f) of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 207.2(f)). VerDate Nov<24>2008 18:23 Nov 05, 2009 Jkt 220001 1673b(a)) (the Act), that there is a reasonable indication that an industry in the United States is threatened with material injury by reason of imports from China of certain seamless carbon and alloy steel standard, line, and pressure pipe, provided for in subheadings 7304.19, 7304.31, 7304.39, 7304.51, and 7304.59 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, that are alleged to be subsidized by the Government of China and sold in the United States at less than fair value (LTFV). Commencement of Final Phase Investigations Pursuant to section 207.18 of the Commission’s rules, the Commission also gives notice of the commencement of the final phase of its investigations. The Commission will issue a final phase notice of scheduling, which will be published in the Federal Register as provided in section 207.21 of the Commission’s rules, upon notice from the Department of Commerce (Commerce) of affirmative preliminary determinations in these investigations under sections 703(b) and 733(b) of the Act, or, if the preliminary determinations are negative, upon notice of affirmative final determinations in these investigations under sections 705(a) and 735(a) of the Act. Parties that filed entries of appearance in the preliminary phase of the investigations need not enter a separate appearance for the final phase of the investigations. Industrial users, and, if the merchandise under investigations is sold at the retail level, representative consumer organizations have the right to appear as parties in Commission antidumping and countervailing duty investigations. The Secretary will prepare a public service list containing the names and addresses of all persons, or their representatives, who are parties to the investigations. Background On September 16, 2009, counsel on behalf of U.S. Steel Corp., Pittsburgh, PA and V&M Star L.P., Houston, TX, filed a countervailing duty and antidumping petition with both the Commission and the Department of Commerce.2 The petition alleges that an industry in the United States is materially injured and threatened with material injury by reason of imports of certain seamless carbon and alloy steel standard, line, and pressure pipe 2 On September 25, 2009, the petition was amended to add TMK IPSCO and The United Steel, Paper and Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, Allied Industrial and Service Worker International Union (‘‘USW’’) as additional petitioners. PO 00000 Frm 00075 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 57521 allegedly subsidized by the Government of China and sold at less than fair value. Accordingly, effective September 16, 2009, the Commission instituted countervailing duty investigation No. 701–TA–469 (Preliminary) and antidumping duty investigation No. 731–TA–1168 (Preliminary). Notice of the institution of the Commission’s investigations and of a public conference to be held in connection therewith was given by posting copies of the notice in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. International Trade Commission, Washington, DC, and by publishing the notice in the Federal Register of September 22, 2009 (74 FR 48292). The conference was held in Washington, DC, on October 7, 2009, and all persons who requested the opportunity were permitted to appear in person or by counsel. The Commission transmitted its determinations in these investigations to the Secretary of Commerce on November 2, 2009. The views of the Commission are contained in USITC Publication 4106 (November 2009), entitled Certain Seamless Carbon and Alloy Steel Standard, Line, and Pressure Pipe From China (Preliminary). Issued: November 2, 2009. By order of the Commission. Marilyn R. Abbott, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. E9–26788 Filed 11–5–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [USITC SE–09–031] Government in the Sunshine Act Meeting Notice United States International Trade Commission. TIME AND DATE: November 13, 2009 at 11 a.m. PLACE: Room 101, 500 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20436, Telephone: (202) 205–2000. STATUS: Open to the public. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: 1. Agenda for future meetings: None. 2. Minutes. 3. Ratification List. 4. Inv. Nos. 731–TA–1174–1175 (Preliminary) (Seamless Refined Copper Pipe and Tube from China and Mexico)—briefing and vote. (The Commission is currently scheduled to transmit its determinations to the Secretary of Commerce on or before November 16, 2009; Commissioners’ opinions are currently scheduled to be AGENCY HOLDING THE MEETING: E:\FR\FM\06NON1.SGM 06NON1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Reclamation


Quarterly Status Report of Water Service, Repayment, and Other 
Water-Related Contract Negotiations

AGENCY: Bureau of Reclamation, Interior.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given of contractual actions that have been 
proposed to the Bureau of Reclamation and are new, modified, 
discontinued, or completed since the last publication of this notice on 
August 4, 2009. This notice is one of a variety of means used to inform 
the public about proposed contractual actions for capital recovery and 
management of project resources and facilities consistent with section 
9(f) of the Reclamation Project Act of 1939. Additional announcements 
of individual contract actions may be published in the Federal Register 
and in newspapers of general circulation in the areas determined by 
Reclamation to be affected by the proposed action.

ADDRESSES: The identity of the approving officer and other information 
pertaining to a specific contract proposal may be obtained by calling 
or writing the appropriate regional office at the address and telephone 
number given for each region in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michelle Kelly, Water and 
Environmental Resources Office, Bureau of Reclamation, P.O. Box 25007, 
Denver, Colorado 80225-0007; telephone 303-445-2888.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Consistent with section 9(f) of the 
Reclamation Project Act of 1939 and the rules and regulations published 
in 52 FR 11954, April 13, 1987 (43 CFR 426.22), Reclamation will 
publish notice of proposed or amendatory contract actions for any 
contract for the delivery of project water for authorized uses in 
newspapers of general circulation in the affected area at least 60 days 
prior to contract execution. Announcements may be in the form of news 
releases, legal notices, official letters, memorandums, or other forms 
of written material. Meetings, workshops, and/or hearings may also be 
used, as appropriate, to provide local publicity. The public 
participation procedures do not apply to proposed contracts for the 
sale of surplus or interim irrigation water for a term of 1 year or 
less. Either of the contracting parties may invite the public to 
observe contract proceedings. All public participation procedures will 
be coordinated with those involved in complying with the National 
Environmental Policy Act. Pursuant to the ``Final Revised Public 
Participation Procedures'' for water resource-related contract 
negotiations, published in 47 FR 7763, February 22, 1982, a tabulation 
is provided of all proposed contractual actions in each of the five 
Reclamation regions. When contract negotiations are completed, and 
prior to execution, each proposed contract form must be approved by the 
Secretary of the Interior, or pursuant to delegated or redelegated 
authority, the Commissioner of Reclamation or one of the regional 
directors. In some instances, congressional review and approval of a 
report, water rate, or other terms and conditions of the contract may 
be involved.
    Public participation in and receipt of comments on contract 
proposals will be

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facilitated by adherence to the following procedures:
    1. Only persons authorized to act on behalf of the contracting 
entities may negotiate the terms and conditions of a specific contract 
proposal.
    2. Advance notice of meetings or hearings will be furnished to 
those parties that have made a timely written request for such notice 
to the appropriate regional or project office of Reclamation.
    3. Written correspondence regarding proposed contracts may be made 
available to the general public pursuant to the terms and procedures of 
the Freedom of Information Act, as amended.
    4. Written comments on a proposed contract or contract action must 
be submitted to the appropriate regional officials at the locations and 
within the time limits set forth in the advance public notices.
    5. All written comments received and testimony presented at any 
public hearings will be reviewed and summarized by the appropriate 
regional office for use by the contract approving authority.
    6. Copies of specific proposed contracts may be obtained from the 
appropriate regional director or his designated public contact as they 
become available for review and comment.
    7. In the event modifications are made in the form of a proposed 
contract, the appropriate regional director shall determine whether 
republication of the notice and/or extension of the comment period is 
necessary.
    Factors considered in making such a determination shall include, 
but are not limited to (i) the significance of the modification, and 
(ii) the degree of public interest which has been expressed over the 
course of the negotiations. At a minimum, the regional director shall 
furnish revised contracts to all parties who requested the contract in 
response to the initial public notice.

Definitions of Abbreviations Frequently Used in This Document

ARRA American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
BCP Boulder Canyon Project
Reclamation Bureau of Reclamation
CAP Central Arizona Project
CVP Central Valley Project
CRSP Colorado River Storage Project
FR Federal Register
IDD Irrigation and Drainage District
ID Irrigation District
M&I Municipal and Industrial
NMISC New Mexico Interstate Stream Commission
O&M Operation and Maintenance
P-SMBP Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program
PPR Present Perfected Right
RRA Reclamation Reform Act of 1982
SOD Safety of Dams
SRPA Small Reclamation Projects Act of 1956
USACE U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
WD Water District

    Pacific Northwest Region: Bureau of Reclamation, 1150 North Curtis 
Road, Suite 100, Boise, Idaho 83706-1234, telephone 208-378-5344.
    New contract action:
    16. Prineville Reservoir water users, Crooked River Project, 
Oregon: Irrigation water service contracts for up to 2,500 acre-feet of 
project water.
    Modified contract actions:
    1. Irrigation, M&I, and miscellaneous water users; Idaho, Oregon, 
Washington, Montana, and Wyoming: Temporary or interim irrigation and 
M&I water service, water storage, water right settlement, exchange, 
miscellaneous use, or water replacement contracts to provide up to 
10,000 acre-feet of water annually for terms up to 5 years; long-term 
contracts for similar service for up to 1,000 acre-feet of water 
annually.
    8. Greenberry ID, Willamette Basin Project, Oregon: Irrigation 
water service contract for approximately 14,000 acre-feet of project 
water.
    Mid-Pacific Region: Bureau of Reclamation, 2800 Cottage Way, 
Sacramento, California 95825-1898, telephone 916-978-5250.
    Modified contract action:
    35. Colusa County WD, CVP, California: Execution of a long-term 
Warren Act contract for conveyance of up to 40,000 acre-feet of 
groundwater per year through the use of the Tehama-Colusa Canal.
    Lower Colorado Region: Bureau of Reclamation, PO Box 61470 (Nevada 
Highway and Park Street), Boulder City, Nevada 89006-1470, telephone 
702-293-8192.
    The Lower Colorado Region has no updates to report for this 
quarter.
    Upper Colorado Region: Bureau of Reclamation, 125 South State 
Street, Room 6107, Salt Lake City, Utah 84138-1102, telephone 801-524-
3864.
    Completed contract action:
    1.(g) Charles Weaver, Aspinall Storage Unit, CRSP: Mr. Weaver has 
requested a 40-year water service contract for 1 acre-foot of M&I water 
out of Blue Mesa Reservoir, which requires Mr. Weaver to present a Plan 
of Augmentation to the Division 4 Water Court. Contract executed June 
18, 2009.
    Great Plains Region: Bureau of Reclamation, PO Box 36900, Federal 
Building, 316 North 26th Street, Billings, Montana 59101, telephone 
406-247-7752.
    New contract actions:
    52. Fryingpan-Arkansas Project, Colorado: Consideration of 
repayment contract for the Arkansas Valley Conduit.
    53. North Havre County WD, Milk River Project, Montana: Reclamation 
is contemplating a contract amendment for a change in the point of 
delivery of a portion of the district's water under contract.
    54. Milk River Irrigation Project Joint Board of Control, Milk 
River Project, Montana: Reclamation is contemplating a new contract for 
transferring O&M responsibilities of the Fresno and Nelson Reservoirs.
    55. State of Wyoming, Pathfinder Dam and Reservoir, North Platte 
Project, Wyoming: The state of Wyoming has requested a water service 
contract for water to be stored in Pathfinder Reservoir associated with 
the implementation of the Pathfinder Modification Project.
    56. Loup Valleys Rural Public Power District; North Loup Division, 
P-SMBP; Nebraska: Proposed sale of Reclamation's share in joint-owned 
power line to the co-owner of the line.
    57. Individual irrigators; Cambridge Unit, P-SMBP; Nebraska: 
Request for a Warren Act contract for use of Reclamation facilities for 
transportation of nonproject irrigation water under a highway and 
railroad for irrigation purposes.
    Modified contract actions:
    3. Ruedi Reservoir, Fryingpan-Arkansas Project, Colorado: Water 
sales from the regulatory capacity of Ruedi Reservoir. Water service 
and repayment contracts for up to 17,000 acre-feet annually.
    16. ExxonMobil Corporation, Ruedi Reservoir, Fryingpan-Arkansas 
Project, Colorado: Consideration of ExxonMobil Corporation's request to 
amend its Ruedi Round I contract to include additional locations and 
uses of the water.
    Completed contract actions:
    5. Dickinson-Heart River Mutual Aid Corporation; Dickinson Unit, P-
SMBP; North Dakota: Negotiate renewal of water service contract for 
irrigation of lands below Dickinson Dam in western North Dakota. 
Contract executed June 24, 2009.
    21. Glendo Unit, P-SMBP, Wyoming: Contract renewal for long-term 
water service contracts with Burbank Ditch, New Grattan Ditch Company, 
Torrington ID, Lucerne Canal and Power Company, and Wright and Murphy 
Ditch Company. Contracts executed July 22, 2009.
    22. Glendo Unit, P-SMBP, Nebraska: Contract renewal for long-term 
water

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service contracts with Bridgeport, Enterprise, and Mitchell IDs. 
Contracts executed July 22, 2009.
    28. Turtle Lake ID, Garrison Diversion Unit, North Dakota: Turtle 
Lake ID, water users, and individual irrigators have requested water 
service contracts, which may be short- or long-term under the Dakota 
Water Resources Act of 2000. Contracts executed July 2, 2009.
    31. LU Sheet Company, Boysen Unit, P-SMBP, Wyoming: Contract 
renewal of long-term water service contract. Contract executed August 
10, 2009.
    32. Busch Farms, Inc., Boysen Unit, P-SMBP, Wyoming: Contract 
renewal of long-term water service contract. Contract executed August 
10, 2009.
    33. Gorst Ranch, Boysen Unit, P-SMBP, Wyoming: Contract renewal of 
long-term water service contract. Contract executed August 10, 2009.
    36. Central Nebraska Public Power and ID, Glendo Unit, P-SMBP, 
Nebraska: Request to amend current repayment contract. Contract 
executed August 10, 2009.
    40. Pryor Creek Land and Development Company, Huntley Project, 
Montana: Request for a long-term water service contract for M&I 
purposes for up to 200 acre-feet of water per year. Contract executed 
August 16, 2009.
    41. Grandview Cemetery Association of Saco, Milk River Project, 
Montana: Contract renewal for a long-term water service contract for up 
to 14 acre-feet of water per year. Contract executed June 24, 2009.

    Dated: October 13, 2009.
Roseann Gonzales,
Director, Policy and Administration, Denver Office.
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