Technical Mapping Advisory Council, 55005-55006 [2014-21929]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 178 / Monday, September 15, 2014 / Notices Location and case No. Chief executive officer of community Collin ............. City of Allen (13– 06–4603P). El Paso .......... City of El Paso, (14–06– 0412P). Lampasas ...... Unincorporated areas of Lampasas County, (13– 06–4315P). City of Wagoner, (14–06– 0309P). The Honorable Stephen Terrell, Mayor, City of Allen, 305 Century Parkway, 1st Floor, Allen, TX 75013. The Honorable Oscar Leeser, Mayor, City of El Paso, 300 North Campbell Street, El Paso, TX 79901. The Honorable Wayne L. Boultinghouse, Lampasas County Judge, P.O. Box 231, Lampasas, TX 76550. The Honorable James Jennings, Mayor, City of Wagoner, P.O. Box 406, Wagoner, OK 74477. The Honorable James Hanning, Chairman, Wagoner County Commissioners, P.O. Box 156, Wagoner, OK 74477. State and county Wagoner ........ Wagoner ........ Unincorporated areas of Wagoner County, (14–06– 0309P). (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 97.022, ‘‘Flood Insurance.’’) Dated: August 26, 2014. Roy E. Wright, Deputy Associate Administrator for Mitigation, Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency. [FR Doc. 2014–21895 Filed 9–12–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–12–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Internal Agency Docket No. FEMA–4189– DR; Docket ID FEMA–2014–0003] Tennessee; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Tennessee (FEMA–4189–DR), dated August 13, 2014, and related determinations. DATES: Effective Date: September 3, 2014. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dean Webster, Office of Response and Recovery, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–2833. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Tennessee is hereby amended to include the following areas among those tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:10 Sep 12, 2014 Jkt 232001 Community map repository Online location of Letter of Map Revision Effective date of modification City Hall, 305 Century Parkway, Allen, TX 75013. http://www.msc.fema.gov/ lomc. November 7, 2014 ......... 480131 Engineering Department, 222 South Campbell Street, El Paso, TX 79901. http://www.msc.fema.gov/ lomc. November 28, 2014 ....... 480214 Lampasas County, 501 East 4th Street, Lampasas, TX 76550. http://www.msc.fema.gov/ lomc. September 15, 2014 ...... 480899 Wagoner County, 306 East Cherokee Street, Wagoner, OK 74467. http://www.msc.fema.gov/ lomc. November 28, 2014 ....... 400219 Wagoner County, 306 East Cherokee Street, Wagoner, OK 74467. http://www.msc.fema.gov/ lomc. November 28, 2014 ....... 400215 areas determined to have been adversely affected by the event declared a major disaster by the President in his declaration of August 13, 2014. Claiborne, Gibson, Giles, Haywood, and Weakley Counties for Public Assistance. The following Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Numbers (CFDA) are to be used for reporting and drawing funds: 97.030, Community Disaster Loans; 97.031, Cora Brown Fund; 97.032, Crisis Counseling; 97.033, Disaster Legal Services; 97.034, Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA); 97.046, Fire Management Assistance Grant; 97.048, Disaster Housing Assistance to Individuals and Households In Presidentially Declared Disaster Areas; 97.049, Presidentially Declared Disaster Assistance— Disaster Housing Operations for Individuals and Households; 97.050 Presidentially Declared Disaster Assistance to Individuals and Households—Other Needs; 97.036, Disaster Grants—Public Assistance (Presidentially Declared Disasters); 97.039, Hazard Mitigation Grant. W. Craig Fugate, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency. [FR Doc. 2014–21930 Filed 9–12–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–23–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Docket ID FEMA–2014–0022] Technical Mapping Advisory Council Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS AGENCY: PO 00000 55005 Frm 00051 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Community No. Committee Management; Notice of Federal Advisory Committee Meeting. ACTION: The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Technical Mapping Advisory Council (TMAC) will meet in person on September 30October 1, 2014, in Reston, Virginia. The meeting will be open to the public. DATES: The TMAC will meet on September 30–October 1, 2014, from 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. A public comment period will be held on September 30, 2014, from 9:45 a.m.–10:15 a.m. regarding the issues the committee will consider, as listed in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section below. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the United States Geological Survey Auditorium, located at 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, Virginia 20192. For information on facilities or services for individuals with disabilities or to request special assistance at the meeting, contact the person listed in ‘‘For Further Information Contact:’’ below as soon as possible. To facilitate public participation, members of the public are invited to provide written comments on the issues to be considered by the TMAC, as listed in the ‘‘Supplementary Information’’ section below. Associated briefing materials that will be discussed at the meeting will be available at www.fema.gov/TMAC for review as of September 15, 2014. Written comments must be submitted and received by September 22, 2014, identified by Docket ID FEMA–2014–0022, and submitted by one of the following methods: SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\15SEN1.SGM 15SEN1 55006 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 178 / Monday, September 15, 2014 / Notices • Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. • Email: Address the email TO: FEMA-RULES@fema.dhs.gov and CC: FEMA-TMAC@fema.dhs.gov. Include the docket number in the subject line of the message. Include name and contact detail in the body of the email. • Mail: Regulatory Affairs Division, Office of Chief Counsel, FEMA, 500 C Street SW., Room 8NE, Washington, DC 20472–3100. Instructions: All submissions received must include the words ‘‘Federal Emergency Management Agency’’ and the docket number for this action. Comments received will be posted without alteration at http:// www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided. Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents or comments received by the TMAC, go to http://www.regulations.gov and search for the Docket ID FEMA–2014–0022. A public comment period will be held during the open portion of the meeting on September 30, 2014, from 9:45 a.m.– 10:15 a.m. and speakers are requested to limit their comments to no more than three minutes. The public comment period will not exceed thirty minutes. Please note that the public comment period may end before the time indicated, following the last call for comments. Contact the individual listed below to register as a speaker by close of business on September 22, 2014. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mark Crowell, Designated Federal Officer for the TMAC, FEMA, 1800 South Bell Street Arlington, VA 22202, telephone (202) 646–3432, or email mark.crowell@fema.dhs.gov. The TMAC Web site is: http://www.fema.gov/ TMAC. Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. Appendix. As required by the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012, the TMAC makes recommendations to the FEMA Administrator on: (1) How to improve, in a cost-effective manner, the (a) accuracy, general quality, ease of use, and distribution and dissemination of flood insurance rate maps and risk data; and (b) performance metrics and milestones required to effectively and efficiently map flood risk areas in the United States; (2) mapping standards and guidelines for (a) flood insurance rate maps; and (b) data accuracy, data quality, data currency, and data eligibility; (3) how to maintain, on an ongoing basis, flood insurance rate maps tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:10 Sep 12, 2014 Jkt 232001 and flood risk identification; (4) procedures for delegating mapping activities to State and local mapping partners; and (5) (a) methods for improving interagency and intergovernmental coordination on flood mapping and flood risk determination; and (b) a funding strategy to leverage and coordinate budgets and expenditures across Federal agencies. In accordance with the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012, the TMAC must develop recommendations on how to ensure that Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) incorporate the best available climate science to assess flood risks and ensure that FEMA uses the best available methodology to consider the impact of the rise in sea level and future development on flood risk. The TMAC must also develop a review report related to the implementation of a flood mapping program for the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). Agenda: At the meeting, members will be informed of FEMA’s vision, priorities, duties, reports, assignments, and structure for the TMAC. In addition, members will receive briefings on and discuss the following: future conditions risk assessment and modeling; Flood Insurance Rate Map accuracy, quality, ease of use, distribution, and dissemination; data accuracy, data quality, data currency, and data eligibility; performance metrics and milestones required to effectively and efficiently map flood risk areas; maintaining flood insurance rate maps and food risk identification; and delegating mapping activities to State and local mapping partners. There will be a public comment period on September 30 from 9:45 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. In addition, there will be 15 minute segments set aside towards the end of both days for comments from the public. The full agenda and related briefing materials will be available at http:// www.fema.gov/TMAC. Dated: September 10, 2014. W. Craig Fugate, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency. [FR Doc. 2014–21929 Filed 9–12–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–12–P PO 00000 Frm 00052 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Docket No. FEMA–2014–0002; Internal Agency Docket No. FEMA–B–1415] Proposed Flood Hazard Determinations Federal Emergency Management Agency; DHS. ACTION: Notice; correction. AGENCY: On July 9, 2014, FEMA published in the Federal Register a proposed flood hazard determination notice that contained erroneous tables. This notice provides corrections to those tables, to be used in lieu of the information published at 79 FR 38926 and 79 FR 38927. The tables provided here represent the proposed flood hazard determinations and communities affected for the Narragansett HUC8 Watershed, including Bristol County, Massachusetts (All Jurisdictions), Norfolk County, Massachusetts (All Jurisdictions), and Plymouth County, Massachusetts (All Jurisdictions), and Des Moines County, Iowa, and Incorporated Areas. DATES: Comments are to be submitted on or before December 15, 2014. ADDRESSES: The Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM), and where applicable, the Flood Insurance Study (FIS) report for each community are available for inspection at both the online location and the respective Community Map Repository address listed in the tables below. Additionally, the current effective FIRM and FIS report for each community are accessible online through the FEMA Map Service Center at www.msc.fema.gov for comparison. You may submit comments, identified by Docket No. FEMA–B–1415, to Luis Rodriguez, Chief, Engineering Management Branch, Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration, FEMA, 500 C Street SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–4064, or (email) Luis.Rodriguez3@fema.dhs.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Luis Rodriguez, Chief, Engineering Management Branch, Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration, FEMA, 500 C Street SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–4064 or (email) Luis.Rodriguez3@fema.dhs.gov; or visit the FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX) online at www.floodmaps.fema.gov/fhm/ fmx_main.html. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\15SEN1.SGM 15SEN1

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[FR Doc No: 2014-21929]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Federal Emergency Management Agency

[Docket ID FEMA-2014-0022]


Technical Mapping Advisory Council

AGENCY: Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS

ACTION: Committee Management; Notice of Federal Advisory Committee 
Meeting.

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SUMMARY: The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Technical 
Mapping Advisory Council (TMAC) will meet in person on September 30- 
October 1, 2014, in Reston, Virginia. The meeting will be open to the 
public.

DATES: The TMAC will meet on September 30-October 1, 2014, from 8:30 
a.m.-5:00 p.m. A public comment period will be held on September 30, 
2014, from 9:45 a.m.-10:15 a.m. regarding the issues the committee will 
consider, as listed in the Supplementary Information section below.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the United States Geological 
Survey Auditorium, located at 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, 
Virginia 20192.
    For information on facilities or services for individuals with 
disabilities or to request special assistance at the meeting, contact 
the person listed in ``For Further Information Contact:'' below as soon 
as possible.
    To facilitate public participation, members of the public are 
invited to provide written comments on the issues to be considered by 
the TMAC, as listed in the ``Supplementary Information'' section below. 
Associated briefing materials that will be discussed at the meeting 
will be available at www.fema.gov/TMAC for review as of September 15, 
2014. Written comments must be submitted and received by September 22, 
2014, identified by Docket ID FEMA-2014-0022, and submitted by one of 
the following methods:

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     Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. 
Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
     Email: Address the email TO: FEMA-RULES@fema.dhs.gov and 
CC: FEMA-TMAC@fema.dhs.gov. Include the docket number in the subject 
line of the message. Include name and contact detail in the body of the 
email.
     Mail: Regulatory Affairs Division, Office of Chief 
Counsel, FEMA, 500 C Street SW., Room 8NE, Washington, DC 20472-3100.
    Instructions: All submissions received must include the words 
``Federal Emergency Management Agency'' and the docket number for this 
action. Comments received will be posted without alteration at http://www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided.
    Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents or 
comments received by the TMAC, go to http://www.regulations.gov and 
search for the Docket ID FEMA-2014-0022.
    A public comment period will be held during the open portion of the 
meeting on September 30, 2014, from 9:45 a.m.-10:15 a.m. and speakers 
are requested to limit their comments to no more than three minutes. 
The public comment period will not exceed thirty minutes. Please note 
that the public comment period may end before the time indicated, 
following the last call for comments. Contact the individual listed 
below to register as a speaker by close of business on September 22, 
2014.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mark Crowell, Designated Federal 
Officer for the TMAC, FEMA, 1800 South Bell Street Arlington, VA 22202, 
telephone (202) 646-3432, or email mark.crowell@fema.dhs.gov. The TMAC 
Web site is: http://www.fema.gov/TMAC.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of this meeting is given under the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. Appendix.
    As required by the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 
2012, the TMAC makes recommendations to the FEMA Administrator on: (1) 
How to improve, in a cost-effective manner, the (a) accuracy, general 
quality, ease of use, and distribution and dissemination of flood 
insurance rate maps and risk data; and (b) performance metrics and 
milestones required to effectively and efficiently map flood risk areas 
in the United States; (2) mapping standards and guidelines for (a) 
flood insurance rate maps; and (b) data accuracy, data quality, data 
currency, and data eligibility; (3) how to maintain, on an ongoing 
basis, flood insurance rate maps and flood risk identification; (4) 
procedures for delegating mapping activities to State and local mapping 
partners; and (5) (a) methods for improving interagency and 
intergovernmental coordination on flood mapping and flood risk 
determination; and (b) a funding strategy to leverage and coordinate 
budgets and expenditures across Federal agencies.
    In accordance with the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 
2012, the TMAC must develop recommendations on how to ensure that Flood 
Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) incorporate the best available climate 
science to assess flood risks and ensure that FEMA uses the best 
available methodology to consider the impact of the rise in sea level 
and future development on flood risk. The TMAC must also develop a 
review report related to the implementation of a flood mapping program 
for the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).
    Agenda: At the meeting, members will be informed of FEMA's vision, 
priorities, duties, reports, assignments, and structure for the TMAC. 
In addition, members will receive briefings on and discuss the 
following: future conditions risk assessment and modeling; Flood 
Insurance Rate Map accuracy, quality, ease of use, distribution, and 
dissemination; data accuracy, data quality, data currency, and data 
eligibility; performance metrics and milestones required to effectively 
and efficiently map flood risk areas; maintaining flood insurance rate 
maps and food risk identification; and delegating mapping activities to 
State and local mapping partners. There will be a public comment period 
on September 30 from 9:45 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. In addition, there will be 
15 minute segments set aside towards the end of both days for comments 
from the public. The full agenda and related briefing materials will be 
available at http://www.fema.gov/TMAC.

    Dated: September 10, 2014.
W. Craig Fugate,
Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency.
[FR Doc. 2014-21929 Filed 9-12-14; 8:45 am]
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