Notice of New Recreation Fee; Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act, 42486-42487 [2013-16931]

Download as PDF 42486 Notices Federal Register Vol. 78, No. 136 Tuesday, July 16, 2013 This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains documents other than rules or proposed rules that are applicable to the public. Notices of hearings and investigations, committee meetings, agency decisions and rulings, delegations of authority, filing of petitions and applications and agency statements of organization and functions are examples of documents appearing in this section. comments can be compiled, analyzed and shared with the Utah Bureau of Land Management Recreation Resource Advisory Committee (RRAC). If this fee proposal is approved, it is anticipated that the Orange Olsen Administrative Site facilities would become available for overnight rental in the summer of 2014. Allen Rowley, Acting Forest Supervisor, Manti-La Sal National Forest, 599 West Price River Drive, Price, Utah 84501 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ann King, Public Service Group Leader, 435– 636–3535 or email at aking@fs.fed.us. Information about the proposed new fees can also be found on the Manti-La Sal National Forest Web site: http:// www.fs.usda.gov/mantilasal/. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Federal Recreation Lands Enhancement Act (Title VII, Pub. L. 108–447) directed the Secretary of Agriculture to publish a six month advance notice in the Federal Register whenever new recreation fee areas are established. This new fee will be reviewed by the Utah Bureau of Land Management Recreation Resource Advisory Council (RRAC) prior to final decision and implementation by the Regional Forester, Intermountain Region, USDA Forest Service. People wanting to reserve Orange Olsen Dwelling or Bunkhouse would need to do so through the National Recreation Reservation Service (NRRS), at www.recreation.gov or by calling 1– 877–444–6777 when it becomes available. The NRRS charges a $9 fee for internet reservations and $10 fee for phone reservations. ADDRESSES: DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Forest Service Notice of New Recreation Fees; Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act, (Title VIII, Pub. L. 108–447) Manti-La Sal National Forest, Forest Service, USDA. ACTION: Notice of New Recreation Fees. AGENCY: The Manti-La Sal National Forest is proposing to add the Orange Olsen Administrative Site facilities into the recreation rental program. The facilities proposed for the recreation rental program include: (1) Orange Olsen Dwelling and (2) Orange Olsen Bunkhouse with four trailer pads. The proposal is to charge $60.00 per night at the Dwelling and $40.00 per night at the Bunkhouse. The fee for the Bunkhouse would also include four trailer pads with water and sewer hookups. Visitors will have the option of reserving the Dwelling or the Bunkhouse separately, or the entire site. Fees are assessed based on the level of amenities and services provided, cost of operation and maintenance, and market comparison. Funds from fees would be retained locally and used for the operations and maintenance, and future improvements including historical information on the cabins. The Orange Olsen Dwelling has a front room, two bedrooms (sleeping up to six people), kitchen, and bathroom with shower. An accessible ramp provides entrance to the back door of the facility. The Orange Olsen Bunkhouse has a combination kitchen/ bedroom (sleeping up to four people), bathroom with shower, and four trailer pads with water and sewer hookups. Both of the buildings have photovoltaic (solar) lighting, propane fueled appliances, water, and sewer. DATES: Send any comments about these fee proposals by December 31, 2013 so emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:49 Jul 15, 2013 Jkt 229001 Dated: July 9, 2013. Allen Rowley, Acting Forest Supervisor. [FR Doc. 2013–17028 Filed 7–15–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–11–P DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Forest Service Notice of New Recreation Fee; Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act Coronado National Forest, USDA Forest Service, Tucson, Arizona. ACTION: Notice of new recreation fee. AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The Coronado National Forest is proposing to add the Portal CCC House and Portal Bunkhouse into the recreation rental program. The proposal is to charge $125.00 per night at the Portal CCC House and $100.00 per night at the Portal Bunkhouse. The Portal CCC House has two bedrooms (one with a futon couch, the second with a set of bunk beds), a single bathroom (with a shower), a small dining/living room combination, and a fully-equipped kitchen. It can accommodate up to five people. The Portal Bunkhouse has one bedroom (with a set of bunk beds and a small rollaway bed), a single bathroom (with a shower), and a small kitchen/ dining room combination. It can accommodate up to four people. Both facilities have electric lights, heat, and running water. Other cabin rentals on National Forests in Arizona have shown the public appreciates the enhanced recreational opportunity afforded by these rehabilitated historic structures. Revenues from the rentals will be used for the continued operation and maintenance of this facility and other properties in the Arizona ‘‘Rooms with a View’’ Cabin Rental Program. DATES: Send any comments about these fee proposals by November 1, 2013, so comments can be compiled, analyzed, and shared with the BLM Arizona Recreation Resource Advisory Council (R–RAC). If this proposal is approved, it is anticipated that the Portal CCC House and Portal Bunkhouse would become available for overnight rental in the spring 2014. ADDRESSES: Forest Supervisor, Coronado National Forest, 300 West Congress, Tucson, AZ 85701. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kathy Makansi, Archaeologist, Coronado National Forest at (520) 760– 2502 or by email at kmakansi@fs.fed.us. Information about the proposed new fees can also be found on the Coronado National Forest Web site: http:// www.fs.usda.gov/coronado. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Federal Recreation Lands Enhancement Act (Title VII, Pub. L. 108–447) directed the Secretary of Agriculture to publish a six month advance notice in the Federal Register whenever new recreation fee areas are established. This new fee will be reviewed by the Bureau of Land Management Arizona Recreation Resource Advisory Council SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\16JYN1.SGM 16JYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 136 / Tuesday, July 16, 2013 / Notices (R–RAC) prior to final decision and implementation by the Regional Forester, Southwest Region, USDA Forest Service. The Coronado National Forest currently has four other cabin rental facilities, which are booked regularly throughout the year. The public has expressed interest in additional cabin rental opportunities on the Coronado National Forest. People wanting to rent the Portal CCC House or Portal Bunkhouse would need to do so through the National Recreation Reservation Service at www.recreation.gov, or by calling 1– 877–444–6777, The National Recreation Reservation Service charges a $9 reservation fee for online reservations and a $10 reservation fee for phone reservations. Dated: July 8, 2013. Jamie Kingsbury, Deputy Forest Supervisor, Coronado National Forest. [FR Doc. 2013–16931 Filed 7–15–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–11–M DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Forest Service Dated: July 9, 2013. Gregory Parham, Assistant Secretary of Administration. National Urban and Community Forestry Advisory Council Forest Service, USDA. Notice: 2014 call for nominations. AGENCY: [FR Doc. 2013–16991 Filed 7–15–13; 8:45 am] ACTION: emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES BILLING CODE 3410–11–P The National Urban and Community Forestry Advisory Council, (NUCFAC) will be filling five positions that will expire December 31, 2013. Interested applicants may download a copy of the application and position descriptions from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service’s Urban and Community Forestry Web site: www.fs.fed.us/ucf/nucfac. DATES: Nomination(s) must be ‘‘received’’ (not postmarked) by August 31, 2013. ADDRESSES: Nomination applications by courier should be addressed to: Nancy Stremple, Executive Staff to National Urban and Community Forestry Advisory Council, RPE9, 1621 North Kent Street, Rosslyn, VA 22209. Please submit electronic nomination(s) to: nucfac_ucf_proposals@fs.fed.us. The subject line should read: 2014 NUCFAC Nominations. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy Stremple, Executive Staff to the National Urban and Community Forestry Advisory Council, 1400 Independence Avenue SW., Yates SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:49 Jul 15, 2013 Jkt 229001 Building (1 Central) MS–1151, Washington, DC, phone 202–205–7829. Individuals who use telecommunication devices for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877–8339 between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m., Eastern Day Light Savings Time, Monday through Friday. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Facsimiles will not be accepted as official nominations. Email or courier service is recommended. Regular mail submissions must be screened by the Agency and may delay the receipt of the application. A total of five positions will be filled. The following five positions will serve a 3-year term from January 1, 2014, to December 31, 2016: • One of two members representing a national non-profit forestry and/or conservation citizen organization; • A member representing State government; • A member representing county government; • A member representing urban forestry, landscape, and design consultants; • A member representing a professional renewable natural resource or arboriculture society. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Rural Utilities Service Announcement of Grant Application Deadlines; Deadlines and Funding Levels Rural Utilities Service, USDA. Notice of funds availability. AGENCY: ACTION: The Rural Utilities Service (RUS), an agency of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), announces its Public Television Station Digital Transition Grant Program application window for fiscal year (FY) 2013. The FY 2013 funding for the Public Television Station Digital Transition Grant Program is $2,775,327. DATES: You may submit completed applications for grants on paper or electronically according to the following deadlines: • Paper copies must carry proof of shipping no later than August 30, 2013 to be eligible for FY 2013 grant funding. Late applications are not eligible for FY 2013 grant funding. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00002 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 42487 • Electronic copies must be received by August 30, 2013 to be eligible for FY 2013 grant funding. Late applications are not eligible for FY 2013 grant funding. You may obtain the application guide and materials for the Public Television Station Digital Transition Grant Program at the following sources: • The Internet at http:// www.rurdev.usda.gov/UTP_DTV.html. • You may also request the application guide and materials from RUS by contacting the appropriate individual listed in Section VII of the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section of this notice. Completed applications may be submitted the following ways: • Paper: Submit completed paper applications for grants to the: Telecommunications Program, Rural Utilities Service, 1400 Independence Ave. SW., Room 2844, STOP 1550, Washington, DC 20250–1550. Applications should be marked ‘‘Attention: Director, Advanced Services Division.’’ • Electronic: Submit electronic grant applications to Grants.gov at the following Web address: http:// www.grants.gov/ (Grants.gov), and follow the instructions you find on that Web site. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Petra Schultze, Financial Analyst, Advanced Services Division, Telecommunications Program, Rural Utilities Service, email: petra.schultze@wdc.usda.gov, telephone: (202) 690–4493, fax: (202) 720–1051. Additional point of contact: Norberto Esteves, Acting Director, Advanced Services Division at norberto.esteves@wdc.usda.gov or at same phone numbers listed previously. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: ADDRESSES: Overview Federal Agency: Rural Utilities Service (RUS). Funding Opportunity Title: Public Television Station Digital Transition Grant Program. Announcement Type: Initial announcement. Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number: 10.861. Dates: Deadline for completed grant applications submitted electronically or on paper. Items in Supplementary Information I. Funding Opportunity: Brief introduction to the Public Television Station Digital Transition Grant Program II. Award Information: Maximum amounts E:\FR\FM\16JYN1.SGM 16JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 136 (Tuesday, July 16, 2013)]
[Notices]
[Pages 42486-42487]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-16931]


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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Forest Service


Notice of New Recreation Fee; Federal Lands Recreation 
Enhancement Act

AGENCY: Coronado National Forest, USDA Forest Service, Tucson, Arizona.

ACTION: Notice of new recreation fee.

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SUMMARY: The Coronado National Forest is proposing to add the Portal 
CCC House and Portal Bunkhouse into the recreation rental program. The 
proposal is to charge $125.00 per night at the Portal CCC House and 
$100.00 per night at the Portal Bunkhouse. The Portal CCC House has two 
bedrooms (one with a futon couch, the second with a set of bunk beds), 
a single bathroom (with a shower), a small dining/living room 
combination, and a fully-equipped kitchen. It can accommodate up to 
five people. The Portal Bunkhouse has one bedroom (with a set of bunk 
beds and a small rollaway bed), a single bathroom (with a shower), and 
a small kitchen/dining room combination. It can accommodate up to four 
people. Both facilities have electric lights, heat, and running water.
    Other cabin rentals on National Forests in Arizona have shown the 
public appreciates the enhanced recreational opportunity afforded by 
these rehabilitated historic structures. Revenues from the rentals will 
be used for the continued operation and maintenance of this facility 
and other properties in the Arizona ``Rooms with a View'' Cabin Rental 
Program.

DATES: Send any comments about these fee proposals by November 1, 2013, 
so comments can be compiled, analyzed, and shared with the BLM Arizona 
Recreation Resource Advisory Council (R-RAC). If this proposal is 
approved, it is anticipated that the Portal CCC House and Portal 
Bunkhouse would become available for overnight rental in the spring 
2014.

ADDRESSES: Forest Supervisor, Coronado National Forest, 300 West 
Congress, Tucson, AZ 85701.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kathy Makansi, Archaeologist, Coronado 
National Forest at (520) 760-2502 or by email at kmakansi@fs.fed.us. 
Information about the proposed new fees can also be found on the 
Coronado National Forest Web site: http://www.fs.usda.gov/coronado.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Federal Recreation Lands Enhancement Act 
(Title VII, Pub. L. 108-447) directed the Secretary of Agriculture to 
publish a six month advance notice in the Federal Register whenever new 
recreation fee areas are established. This new fee will be reviewed by 
the Bureau of Land Management Arizona Recreation Resource Advisory 
Council

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(R-RAC) prior to final decision and implementation by the Regional 
Forester, Southwest Region, USDA Forest Service.
    The Coronado National Forest currently has four other cabin rental 
facilities, which are booked regularly throughout the year. The public 
has expressed interest in additional cabin rental opportunities on the 
Coronado National Forest.
    People wanting to rent the Portal CCC House or Portal Bunkhouse 
would need to do so through the National Recreation Reservation Service 
at www.recreation.gov, or by calling 1-877-444-6777, The National 
Recreation Reservation Service charges a $9 reservation fee for online 
reservations and a $10 reservation fee for phone reservations.

    Dated: July 8, 2013.
Jamie Kingsbury,
Deputy Forest Supervisor, Coronado National Forest.
[FR Doc. 2013-16931 Filed 7-15-13; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 3410-11-M