Quarterly Status Report of Water Service, Repayment, and Other Water-Related Contract Actions, 64407-64408 [2014-25738]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 209 / Wednesday, October 29, 2014 / Notices information in your comment, be advised 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 view, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. Information Collection Clearance Officer: David Alspach (202) 219–8526. Dated: October 21, 2014. Gregory J. Gould, Director for Office of Natural Resources Revenue. [FR Doc. 2014–25727 Filed 10–28–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–T2–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Reclamation [RR83550000, 145R5065C6, RX.59389832.1009676] Quarterly Status Report of Water Service, Repayment, and Other WaterRelated Contract Actions Bureau of Reclamation, Interior. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given of contractual actions that have been proposed to the Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation) and are new, discontinued, or completed since the last publication of this notice. 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, Reclamation Law Administration Division, 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 mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:08 Oct 28, 2014 Jkt 235001 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 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. PO 00000 Frm 00051 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 64407 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 or her 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 will furnish revised contracts to all parties who requested the contract in response to the initial public notice. Definitions of Abbreviations Used in the Reports ARRA American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 BCP Boulder Canyon Project Reclamation Bureau of Reclamation CAP Central Arizona Project CUP Central Utah Project CVP Central Valley Project C–BT Colorado-Big Thompson Project CRSP Colorado River Storage Project FR Federal Register IDD Irrigation and Drainage District ID Irrigation District LCWSP Lower Colorado Water Supply Project M&I Municipal and Industrial NMISC New Mexico Interstate Stream Commission O&M Operation and Maintenance OM&R Operation, maintenance, and replacement 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. The Pacific Northwest Region has no updates to report for this quarter. Mid-Pacific Region: Bureau of Reclamation, 2800 Cottage Way, Sacramento, California 95825–1898, telephone 916–978–5250. E:\FR\FM\29OCN1.SGM 29OCN1 mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 64408 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 209 / Wednesday, October 29, 2014 / Notices The Mid-Pacific Region has no updates to report for this quarter. Lower Colorado Region: Bureau of Reclamation, P.O. Box 61470 (Nevada Highway and Park Street), Boulder City, Nevada 89006–1470, telephone 702– 293–8192. New contract actions: 26. San Carlos Apache Tribe and the Town of Gilbert, CAP, Arizona: Execute Amendment No. 4 to a CAP water lease to extend the term of the lease in order for the San Carlos Apache Tribe to lease 20,000 acre-feet of its CAP water to the Town of Gilbert during calendar year 2015. 27. Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation and the Town of Gilbert, CAP, Arizona: Execute Amendment No. 4 to a CAP water lease to extend the term of the lease in order for Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation to lease 13,933 acre-feet of its CAP water to the Town of Gilbert during calendar year 2015. 28. San Carlos Apache Tribe and the Pascua Yaqui Tribe, CAP, Arizona: Execute a CAP water lease in order for the San Carlos Apache Tribe to lease 2,000 acre-feet of its CAP water to the Pascua Yaqui Tribe during calendar year 2015. Upper Colorado Region: Bureau of Reclamation, 125 South State Street, Room 6107, Salt Lake City, Utah 84138– 1102, telephone 801–524–3864. The Upper Colorado Region has no updates to report for this quarter. Great Plains Region: Bureau of Reclamation, 2021 4th Avenue North, Billings, Montana 59101, telephone 406–247–7752. New contract actions: 58. Canyon Ferry Unit, P–SMBP, Montana: Renewal of 20 various individual water service contracts for small amounts of irrigation and municipal water use. 59. Edwards Farms, Nebraska Bostwick, P–SMBP: Consideration of a long-term Warren Act Contract. 60. Larry TenBensel, Frenchman Cambridge, P–SMBP: Consideration of a long-term Warren Act Contract. 61. Dickinson-Heart River Mutual Aid Corporation; Dickinson Unit, Heart Division; P–SMBP; North Dakota: Consideration of amending the longterm irrigation water service contract to modify the acres irrigated. Completed contract actions: 22. Grey Reef Ranch, LLC, Kendrick Project, Wyoming: Renewal of a longterm Warren Act contract. Contract executed July 11, 2014. 35. Twin Lakes Dam, FryingpanArkansas Project: Consideration of a contract action for repayment of SOD costs. Contract executed July 29, 2014. 36. John and Donna Vandenacre, Canyon Ferry Unit, P–SMBP, Montana. VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:21 Oct 28, 2014 Jkt 235001 Consideration of a request to renew a long-term water service contract for up to 562.5 acre-feet of water from storage in Canyon Ferry Reservoir. Contract executed July 18, 2014. 49. Frenchman-Cambridge Division, P–SMP; Nebraska: Consideration of a Warren Act contract(s) with an individual landowner. Contract executed June 2014. 51. Nebraska-Bostwick and Frenchman-Cambridge ID; Bostwick and Frenchman-Cambridge Divisions; P– SMBP: Consideration of a temporary assignment of water from NebraskaBostwick ID to Frenchman-Cambridge ID. Contract executed June 26, 2014. Dated: September 22, 2014. Roseann Gonzales, Director, Policy and Administration. [FR Doc. 2014–25738 Filed 10–28–14; 8:45 am] General information concerning the Commission may also be obtained by accessing its Internet server (http:// www.usitc.gov). The public record for these investigations may be viewed on the Commission’s electronic docket (EDIS) at http://edis.usitc.gov. Authority: This investigation is being terminated under authority of title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930; this notice is published pursuant to section 201.10 of the Commission’s rules (19 CFR § 201.10). By order of the Commission. Issued: October 23, 2014. Lisa R. Barton, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2014–25659 Filed 10–28–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE BILLING CODE 4332–90–P Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Clean Water Act INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation No. 701–TA–507 (Final)] Non-Oriented Electrical Steel From Korea; Termination of Investigation United States International Trade Commission. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: On October 14, 2014, the Department of Commerce published notice in the Federal Register of a negative final determination of subsidies in connection with the subject investigation concerning Korea (79 FR 61605). Accordingly, pursuant to section 207.40(a) of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR § 207.40(a)), the countervailing duty investigation concerning non-oriented electrical steel from Korea (investigation No. 701–TA–507 (Final)) is terminated. The Commission’s ongoing antidumping investigation involving non-oriented electrical steel from Korea (investigation No. 731–TA–1241) will continue. DATES: Effective Date: October 14, 2014. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Edward Petronzio (202–205–3176), Office of Investigations, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW., Washington, DC 20436. Hearing-impaired individuals are advised that information on this matter can be obtained by contacting the Commission’s TDD terminal on 202– 205–1810. Persons with mobility impairments who will need special assistance in gaining access to the Commission should contact the Office of the Secretary at 202–205–2000. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00052 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Notice is hereby given that on October 23, 2014, the U.S. Department of Justice lodged a proposed consent decree with the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York in United States v. Kiryas Joel Poultry Processing Plant, Inc., No. 14 Civ. 8458. The United States filed a complaint in this action on the same day that the consent decree was lodged with the Court. The defendants are Kiryas Joel Poultry Processing Plant, Inc. and Kiryas Joel Meat Market Corporation. The complaint relates to the defendants’ poultry processing plant located at 7 Dinev Court, Monroe, New York, and their pretreatment facility, located at or near 50 Bakertown Road, Monroe, New York. The complaint alleges that the defendants violated the Clean Water Act, 33 U.S.C. 1311, 1317, and 1319, by: (1) Discharging spills and overflows of untreated wastewater from their property into storm drains, catch basins and storm sewers that discharge directly into navigable waters, in violation of Section 301 of the Act; (2) failing to obtain a stormwater permit pursuant to Section 402 of the Act, and discharging stormwater associated with industrial processes in violation of Section 301 of the Act; and (3) discharging untreated wastewater at volumes that passedthrough or interfered with a nearby publicly owned treatment works (‘‘POTW’’), which itself discharges to navigable waters, in violation of Section 307 of the Act. The consent decree requires the defendants to pay a $330,000 civil penalty and to perform injunctive relief, including enhanced monitoring of the plant’s effluent and the submission of, E:\FR\FM\29OCN1.SGM 29OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Reclamation

[RR83550000, 145R5065C6, RX.59389832.1009676]


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

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 (Reclamation) and are new, 
discontinued, or completed since the last publication of this notice. 
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, Reclamation Law 
Administration Division, 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 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 or her 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 will 
furnish revised contracts to all parties who requested the contract in 
response to the initial public notice.

Definitions of Abbreviations Used in the Reports

ARRA American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
BCP Boulder Canyon Project
Reclamation Bureau of Reclamation
CAP Central Arizona Project
CUP Central Utah Project
CVP Central Valley Project
C-BT Colorado-Big Thompson Project
CRSP Colorado River Storage Project
FR Federal Register
IDD Irrigation and Drainage District
ID Irrigation District
LCWSP Lower Colorado Water Supply Project
M&I Municipal and Industrial
NMISC New Mexico Interstate Stream Commission
O&M Operation and Maintenance
OM&R Operation, maintenance, and replacement
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.
    The Pacific Northwest Region has no updates to report for this 
quarter.
    Mid-Pacific Region: Bureau of Reclamation, 2800 Cottage Way, 
Sacramento, California 95825-1898, telephone 916-978-5250.

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    The Mid-Pacific Region has no updates to report for this quarter.
    Lower Colorado Region: Bureau of Reclamation, P.O. Box 61470 
(Nevada Highway and Park Street), Boulder City, Nevada 89006-1470, 
telephone 702-293-8192.
    New contract actions:
    26. San Carlos Apache Tribe and the Town of Gilbert, CAP, Arizona: 
Execute Amendment No. 4 to a CAP water lease to extend the term of the 
lease in order for the San Carlos Apache Tribe to lease 20,000 acre-
feet of its CAP water to the Town of Gilbert during calendar year 2015.
    27. Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation and the Town of Gilbert, CAP, 
Arizona: Execute Amendment No. 4 to a CAP water lease to extend the 
term of the lease in order for Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation to lease 
13,933 acre-feet of its CAP water to the Town of Gilbert during 
calendar year 2015.
    28. San Carlos Apache Tribe and the Pascua Yaqui Tribe, CAP, 
Arizona: Execute a CAP water lease in order for the San Carlos Apache 
Tribe to lease 2,000 acre-feet of its CAP water to the Pascua Yaqui 
Tribe during calendar year 2015.
    Upper Colorado Region: Bureau of Reclamation, 125 South State 
Street, Room 6107, Salt Lake City, Utah 84138-1102, telephone 801-524-
3864.
    The Upper Colorado Region has no updates to report for this 
quarter.
    Great Plains Region: Bureau of Reclamation, 2021 4th Avenue North, 
Billings, Montana 59101, telephone 406-247-7752.
    New contract actions:
    58. Canyon Ferry Unit, P-SMBP, Montana: Renewal of 20 various 
individual water service contracts for small amounts of irrigation and 
municipal water use.
    59. Edwards Farms, Nebraska Bostwick, P-SMBP: Consideration of a 
long-term Warren Act Contract.
    60. Larry TenBensel, Frenchman Cambridge, P-SMBP: Consideration of 
a long-term Warren Act Contract.
    61. Dickinson-Heart River Mutual Aid Corporation; Dickinson Unit, 
Heart Division; P-SMBP; North Dakota: Consideration of amending the 
long-term irrigation water service contract to modify the acres 
irrigated.
    Completed contract actions:
    22. Grey Reef Ranch, LLC, Kendrick Project, Wyoming: Renewal of a 
long-term Warren Act contract. Contract executed July 11, 2014.
    35. Twin Lakes Dam, Fryingpan-Arkansas Project: Consideration of a 
contract action for repayment of SOD costs. Contract executed July 29, 
2014.
    36. John and Donna Vandenacre, Canyon Ferry Unit, P-SMBP, Montana. 
Consideration of a request to renew a long-term water service contract 
for up to 562.5 acre-feet of water from storage in Canyon Ferry 
Reservoir. Contract executed July 18, 2014.
    49. Frenchman-Cambridge Division, P-SMP; Nebraska: Consideration of 
a Warren Act contract(s) with an individual landowner. Contract 
executed June 2014.
    51. Nebraska-Bostwick and Frenchman-Cambridge ID; Bostwick and 
Frenchman-Cambridge Divisions; P-SMBP: Consideration of a temporary 
assignment of water from Nebraska-Bostwick ID to Frenchman-Cambridge 
ID. Contract executed June 26, 2014.

    Dated: September 22, 2014.
Roseann Gonzales,
Director, Policy and Administration.
[FR Doc. 2014-25738 Filed 10-28-14; 8:45 am]
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