Central Valley Project Improvement Act, Water Management Plans, 70020-70021 [2010-28784]

Download as PDF 70020 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 220 / Tuesday, November 16, 2010 / Notices affecting agencies concerning the proposed collection of information to: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond; including through the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. This Notice Also Lists the Following Information mstockstill on DSKH9S0YB1PROD with NOTICES Title of Proposal: Application for HUD/FHA Insured Mortgage ‘‘HOPE for Homeowners’’ Description of Information Collection: This information is collected on new mortgages offered by FHA approved mortgagees to mortgagors who are at risk of losing their homes to foreclosure through the HOPE for Homeowners Program, and to those who owe more than the value of their homes through the FHA Refinance of Borrowers in Negative Equity Positions. The new FHA insured mortgages refinance the borrowers existing mortgage at a significant writedown. Under the HOPE for Homeowners program the mortgagors share the new equity with FHA. OMB Control Number: 2502–0579. Agency Form Numbers: HUD92900– H4H, HUD92915–H4H, HUD92916–H4H and HUD92917–H4H, and HUD–92918. Members of Affected Public: Private sector, Small businesses and other for profits. Reporting Burden: The number of burden hours is 146,096. The number of respondents is 11,000, the number of responses is 882,242, the frequency of response is once per loan, and the burden hour per response is 4.05. Authority: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended. Dated: November 9, 2010. Colette Pollard, Departmental Reports Management Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2010–28716 Filed 11–15–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:33 Nov 15, 2010 Jkt 223001 DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR FR–5415–C–25A] Dated: November 9, 2010. Barbara S. Dorf, Director, Office of Departmental Grants Management and Oversight, Office of the Chief of the Human Capital Officer. Notice of Availability: Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for HUD’s Fiscal Year (FY) NOFA for the Choice Neighborhoods Initiative—Round 1 NOFA Grant Program; Second Technical Correction and Extension of Deadline Date [FR Doc. 2010–28857 Filed 11–15–10; 8:45 am] Office of the Chief of the Human Capital Officer, HUD. Central Valley Project Improvement Act, Water Management Plans AGENCY: ACTION: BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Reclamation ACTION: On October 22, 2010, HUD posted a technical correction and extended the application deadline date for the Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for HUD’s FY2010 Choice Neighborhoods Initiative—Round 1. In the October 22, 2010, HUD extended the deadline for applications in order to makes changes to the Mapping Tool used to determine neighborhood eligibility and stated that a subsequent notice would be posted once the Mapping Tool had been revamped and a new deadline date would be established. Today’s notice announces that HUD has posted a notice on Grants.gov that describes changes to the NOFA and sets December 9, 2010, as the new deadline date. The technical correction which establishes the new deadline date can be found using the Department of Housing and Urban Development agency link on the Grants.gov/Find Web site at http:// www.grants.gov/search/agency.do. A link to Grants.gov is also available on the HUD Web site at http:// www.hud.gov/offices/adm/grants/ fundsavail.cfm. The Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number for the Choice Neighborhood Initiative Program is 14.889. Applications must be submitted electronically through Grants.gov. SUMMARY: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Questions regarding specific program requirements should be directed to the agency contact identified in the program NOFA. Questions regarding the 2010 General Section should be directed to the Office of Departmental Grants Management and Oversight at 202–708– 0667 (this is not a toll-free number) or the NOFA Information Center at 1–800– HUD–8929 (toll-free). Persons with hearing or speech impairments may access these numbers via TTY by calling the Federal Information Relay Service at 1–800–877–8339. PO 00000 Frm 00108 Fmt 4703 Bureau of Reclamation, Interior Notice of Availability. AGENCY: Notice. Sfmt 4703 The following Water Management Plans are available for review: • Orland-Artois Water District • Kern Tulare Water District To meet the requirements of the Central Valley Project Improvement Act of 1992 (CVPIA) and the Reclamation Reform Act of 1982, the Bureau of Reclamation developed and published the Criteria for Evaluating Water Management Plans (Criteria). For the purpose of this announcement, Water Management Plans (Plans) are considered the same as Water Conservation Plans. The above entities have developed a Plan, which Reclamation has evaluated and preliminarily determined to meet the requirements of these Criteria. Reclamation is publishing this notice in order to allow the public to review the plans and comment on the preliminary determinations. Public comment on Reclamation’s preliminary (i.e., draft) determination is invited at this time. DATES: All public comments must be received December 16, 2010. ADDRESSES: Please mail comments to Ms. Christy Ritenour, Bureau of Reclamation, 2800 Cottage Way, MP– 410, Sacramento, California 95825, or contact at 916–978–5281 (TDD 978– 5608), or e-mail at critenour@usbr.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To be placed on a mailing list for any subsequent information, please contact Ms. Christy Ritenour at the e-mail address or telephone number above. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: We are inviting the public to comment on our preliminary (i.e., draft) determination of Plan adequacy. Section 3405(e) of the CVPIA (Title 34 Pub. L. 102–575), requires the Secretary of the Interior to establish and administer an office on Central Valley Project water conservation best management practices that shall ‘‘* * * develop criteria for SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\16NON1.SGM 16NON1 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 220 / Tuesday, November 16, 2010 / Notices evaluating the adequacy of all water conservation plans developed by project contractors, including those plans required by section 210 of the Reclamation Reform Act of 1982.’’ Also, according to Section 3405(e)(1), these criteria must be developed ‘‘* * * with the purpose of promoting the highest level of water use efficiency reasonably achievable by project contractors using best available cost-effective technology and best management practices.’’ These criteria state that all parties (Contractors) that contract with Reclamation for water supplies (municipal and industrial contracts over 2,000 acre-feet and agricultural contracts over 2,000 irrigable acres) must prepare Plans that contain the following information: 1. Description of the District 2. Inventory of Water Resources 3. Best Management Practices (BMPs) for Agricultural Contractors 4. BMPs for Urban Contractors 5. Plan Implementation 6. Exemption Process 7. Regional Criteria 8. Five-Year Revisions Reclamation will evaluate Plans based on these criteria. A copy of these Plans will be available for review at Reclamation’s Mid-Pacific (MP) Regional Office located in Sacramento, California, and the local area office. Our practice is to make comments, including names and home addresses of respondents, available for public review. Public Disclosure Before including your name, address, phone number, e-mail address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. If you wish to review a copy of these Plans, please contact Ms. Christy Ritenour to find the office nearest you. Dated: September 22, 2010. Richard J. Woodley, Regional Resources Manager, Mid-Pacific Region, Bureau of Reclamation. [FR Doc. 2010–28784 Filed 11–15–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–MN–P 70021 announces the availability of Environmental Assessments (EA) and Findings of No Significant Impact (FONSI) prepared for two oil and gas activities proposed on the Alaska Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) and described in more detail below. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jeffery Loman, Deputy Regional Director, BOEMRE, Alaska OCS Region, 3801 Centerpoint Drive, Suite 500, Anchorage, Alaska 99503–5823; telephone 1–800–764–2627; e-mail AKwebmaster@boemre.gov. EA Availability: To obtain a copy of an EA and/or FONSI, you may contact BOEMRE or visit the BOEMRE Web site at http://alaska.boemre.gov/. BOEMRE prepares EAs that examine the potential environmental effects of proposals for activities to evaluate oil and gas resource potential on the Alaska OCS. Each EA examines the potential environmental effects of activities described in the proposals and presents BOEMRE conclusions regarding the level and significance of those effects. The EAs are used as the basis for determining whether or not approvals of the proposals would significantly affect the quality of the human environment in the sense of NEPA Section 102(2)(C). A FONSI is prepared in those instances where BOEMRE finds that approval of the proposals will not result in significant effects on the quality of the human environment. This notice constitutes the notice of availability to the public of the following environmental documents: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement Environmental Documents Prepared in Support of Oil and Gas Activities on the Alaska Outer Continental Shelf Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE), Interior. ACTION: Notice of Availability of Recent Environmental Assessments and Findings of No Significant Impact Prepared by the BOEMRE. AGENCY: Pursuant to Section 102(2)(C) of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), the Council on Environmental Quality regulations (40 CFR parts 1500–1508), and the Department of the Interior regulations on NEPA (43 CFR part 46), BOEMRE SUMMARY: Location Project purpose Shell Exploration & Production, Ancillary Activities, Marine Surveys OCS EIS/EA MMS 2010–022. Statoil USA E&P Inc. 2010 Seismic Survey OCS EIS/EA BOEMRE 2010–020. mstockstill on DSKH9S0YB1PROD with NOTICES Project name Beaufort Sea, Alaska ..................... Conduct Ancillary activities ............ 7/12/2010 Chukchi Sea, Alaska ...................... Conduct 2D/3D Sesimic Surveys .. 7/23/2010 BOEMRE has concluded that the respective proposed actions will not significantly affect the quality of the human environment and that the preparation of EISs is not required. Mitigation measures identified during the NEPA process will be applied for each proposal to ensure environmental protection and safety. Dated: October 20, 2010. John Goll, Regional Director, Alaska OCS Region. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife Service South Dakota Prairie Winds Project; Partial Term Relinquishment and Release of Easement for Wind Energy Development; Record of Decision for the Final Environmental Impact Statement [FR Doc. 2010–28783 Filed 11–15–10; 8:45 am] AGENCY: BILLING CODE 4310–MR–P Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:33 Nov 15, 2010 Jkt 223001 PO 00000 Frm 00109 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Notice of availability: Record of decision. ACTION: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), announce the availability of a record of decision (ROD) for the final environmental impact statement (FEIS) on the South Dakota Prairie Winds Project issued by the Department of Energy’s Western Area Power Administration (Western), and the Department of Agriculture’s Rural Utilities Service (RUS). Under the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA), as amended, and its implementing regulations, the Service participated as a cooperating agency in SUMMARY: [FWS–R6–R–2010–N257; 60138–1265– 6CCP–S3] FONSI E:\FR\FM\16NON1.SGM 16NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 220 (Tuesday, November 16, 2010)]
[Notices]
[Pages 70020-70021]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-28784]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Reclamation


Central Valley Project Improvement Act, Water Management Plans

AGENCY: Bureau of Reclamation, Interior

ACTION: Notice of Availability.

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SUMMARY: The following Water Management Plans are available for review:
     Orland-Artois Water District
     Kern Tulare Water District
    To meet the requirements of the Central Valley Project Improvement 
Act of 1992 (CVPIA) and the Reclamation Reform Act of 1982, the Bureau 
of Reclamation developed and published the Criteria for Evaluating 
Water Management Plans (Criteria). For the purpose of this 
announcement, Water Management Plans (Plans) are considered the same as 
Water Conservation Plans. The above entities have developed a Plan, 
which Reclamation has evaluated and preliminarily determined to meet 
the requirements of these Criteria. Reclamation is publishing this 
notice in order to allow the public to review the plans and comment on 
the preliminary determinations. Public comment on Reclamation's 
preliminary (i.e., draft) determination is invited at this time.

DATES: All public comments must be received December 16, 2010.

ADDRESSES: Please mail comments to Ms. Christy Ritenour, Bureau of 
Reclamation, 2800 Cottage Way, MP-410, Sacramento, California 95825, or 
contact at 916-978-5281 (TDD 978-5608), or e-mail at 
critenour@usbr.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To be placed on a mailing list for any 
subsequent information, please contact Ms. Christy Ritenour at the e-
mail address or telephone number above.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: We are inviting the public to comment on our 
preliminary (i.e., draft) determination of Plan adequacy. Section 
3405(e) of the CVPIA (Title 34 Pub. L. 102-575), requires the Secretary 
of the Interior to establish and administer an office on Central Valley 
Project water conservation best management practices that shall ``* * * 
develop criteria for

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evaluating the adequacy of all water conservation plans developed by 
project contractors, including those plans required by section 210 of 
the Reclamation Reform Act of 1982.'' Also, according to Section 
3405(e)(1), these criteria must be developed ``* * * with the purpose 
of promoting the highest level of water use efficiency reasonably 
achievable by project contractors using best available cost-effective 
technology and best management practices.'' These criteria state that 
all parties (Contractors) that contract with Reclamation for water 
supplies (municipal and industrial contracts over 2,000 acre-feet and 
agricultural contracts over 2,000 irrigable acres) must prepare Plans 
that contain the following information:
    1. Description of the District
    2. Inventory of Water Resources
    3. Best Management Practices (BMPs) for Agricultural Contractors
    4. BMPs for Urban Contractors
    5. Plan Implementation
    6. Exemption Process
    7. Regional Criteria
    8. Five-Year Revisions
    Reclamation will evaluate Plans based on these criteria. A copy of 
these Plans will be available for review at Reclamation's Mid-Pacific 
(MP) Regional Office located in Sacramento, California, and the local 
area office. Our practice is to make comments, including names and home 
addresses of respondents, available for public review.

Public Disclosure

    Before including your name, address, phone number, e-mail address, 
or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should 
be aware that your entire comment--including your personal identifying 
information--may be made publicly available at any time. While you can 
ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying 
information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be 
able to do so.
    If you wish to review a copy of these Plans, please contact Ms. 
Christy Ritenour to find the office nearest you.

    Dated: September 22, 2010.
Richard J. Woodley,
Regional Resources Manager, Mid-Pacific Region, Bureau of Reclamation.
[FR Doc. 2010-28784 Filed 11-15-10; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4310-MN-P