Termination of the Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Lake Columbia Regional Water Supply Reservoir Project in Texas, 25657 [2016-09999]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 83 / Friday, April 29, 2016 / Notices impacts from flooding and determining the Federal interest in cost-sharing for those alternatives. As required by Council on Environmental Quality’s Principles, Requirements and Guidelines for Water and Land Related Resources Implementation Studies all reasonable alternatives to the proposed Federal action that meet the purpose and need will be considered in the EIS. These alternatives will include no action and a range of reasonable alternatives for reducing flood risk within the city of Norfolk. Scoping/Public Involvement. The public NEPA scoping meeting will be held on May 25, 2016, from 5 p.m.–8 p.m. It will be held at the Mary D. Pretlow Anchor Branch Library 111 W Ocean View Ave, Norfolk, VA 23503. Federal, state, and local agencies, Indian tribes, and the public are invited to provide scoping comments to identify issues and potentially significant effects to be considered in the analysis. Brenda S. Bowen, Army Federal Register Liaison Officer. [FR Doc. 2016–10002 Filed 4–28–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3720–58–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Army; Corps of Engineers Termination of the Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Lake Columbia Regional Water Supply Reservoir Project in Texas Department of the Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, DoD. ACTION: Notice of Termination of the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) Process. AGENCY: The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District, Regulatory Division is notifying interested parties that it has terminated the process to develop a Revised Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) and has withdrawn the Section 404 Clean Water Act permit application for the proposed ‘Lake Columbia Regional Water Supply Reservoir Project’ submitted in 2005 by an independent governmental agency known as the Angelina & Neches River Authority (ANRA). The original Notice of Intent to Prepare an EIS was published in the Federal Register on Friday, June 28, 2005 (70 FR 37094). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Questions regarding the termination of this EIS process should be addressed to Mr. Chandler Peter, Regulatory asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:31 Apr 28, 2016 Jkt 238001 Technical Specialist, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District, Regulatory Division, 819 Taylor Street, P.O. Box 17300, Fort Worth, TX 76102; (817) 886–1736; chandler.j.peter@ usace.army.mil. Stephen L. Brooks, Chief, Regulatory Division, Fort Worth District. [FR Doc. 2016–09999 Filed 4–28–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3720–58–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Army, Corps of Engineers Lake Eufaula Advisory Committee Meeting Notice Department of the Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, DoD. ACTION: Notice of open committee meeting. AGENCY: The Department of the Army is publishing this notice to announce the following Federal advisory committee meeting of the Lake Eufaula Advisory Committee (LEAC). The meeting is open to the public. DATES: The Committee will meet from 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 7, 2016. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at Three Forks Harbor, 5201 Three Forks Road, Fort Gibson, OK 74434. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Jeff Knack; Designated Federal Officer (DFO) for the Committee, in writing at Eufaula Lake Office, 102 E. BK 200 Rd, Stigler, OK 74462–1829, or by email at Jeff.Knack@usace.army.mil, or by phone at 1–918–484–5135, ext. 3117. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This meeting is being held under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (5 U.S.C., Appendix, as amended), the Sunshine in the Government Act of 1976 (U.S.C. 552b, as amended) and 41 CFR 102– 3.150. Purpose of the Meeting: The Lake Eufaula Advisory Committee is an independent Federal advisory committee established as directed by Section 3133(b) of the Water Resources Development Act of 2007 (WRDA 2007) (Pub. L. 110–114). The committee is advisory in nature only with duties to include providing information and recommendations to the Corps of Engineers regarding operations of Eufaula Lake, Oklahoma for project purposes. In accordance with Sections 3133(c)(2) and 3133(d)(1) of WRDA 2007, the committee will also provide SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00018 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 25657 recommendations on a reallocation study concerning current and future use of the Lake Eufaula storage capacity for authorized project purposes as well as a subsequent pool management plan. Proposed Agenda: This will be the first meeting of the LEAC. The committee will conduct introductions of members, discuss organizational details and logistics, and discuss future direction. Public’s Accessibility to the Meeting: Pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552b and 41 CFR 102–3.140 through 102–3.165, and the availability of space, this meeting is open to the public. Seating is on a firstcome basis. The Three Forks Harbor is readily accessible to and usable by persons with disabilities. For additional information about public access procedures, contact Mr. Jeff Knack, the Committee’s Designated Federal Officer, at the email address or telephone number listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section. Written Comments and Statements: Pursuant to 41 CFR 102–3.105(j) and 102–3.140 and section 10(a)(3) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the public or interested organizations may submit written comments or statements to the Committee, in response to the stated agenda of the open meeting or in regard to the Committee’s mission in general. Written comments or statements should be submitted to Mr. Knack, the Committee’s Designated Federal Officer, via electronic mail, the preferred mode of submission, at the address listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section. Each page of the comment or statement must include the author’s name, title or affiliation, address, and daytime phone number. Written comments or statements being submitted in response to the agenda set forth in this notice must be received by the Designated Federal Officer at least seven business days prior to the meeting to be considered by the Committee. The Designated Federal Officer and the Committee Chair will review all timely submitted written comments or statements and ensure the comments are provided to all members of the Committee before the meeting. Written comments or statements received after this date may not be provided to the Committee until its next meeting. Please note that because the LEAC operates under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended, all written comments will be treated as public documents and will be made available for public inspection. Pursuant to 41 CFR 102–3.140d, the Committee is not obligated to allow a member of the public to speak or E:\FR\FM\29APN1.SGM 29APN1

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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 83 (Friday, April 29, 2016)]
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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Department of the Army; Corps of Engineers


Termination of the Environmental Impact Statement for the 
Proposed Lake Columbia Regional Water Supply Reservoir Project in Texas

AGENCY: Department of the Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, DoD.

ACTION: Notice of Termination of the Environmental Impact Statement 
(EIS) Process.

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SUMMARY: The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District, 
Regulatory Division is notifying interested parties that it has 
terminated the process to develop a Revised Draft Environmental Impact 
Statement (DEIS) and has withdrawn the Section 404 Clean Water Act 
permit application for the proposed `Lake Columbia Regional Water 
Supply Reservoir Project' submitted in 2005 by an independent 
governmental agency known as the Angelina & Neches River Authority 
(ANRA). The original Notice of Intent to Prepare an EIS was published 
in the Federal Register on Friday, June 28, 2005 (70 FR 37094).

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Questions regarding the termination of 
this EIS process should be addressed to Mr. Chandler Peter, Regulatory 
Technical Specialist, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth 
District, Regulatory Division, 819 Taylor Street, P.O. Box 17300, Fort 
Worth, TX 76102; (817) 886-1736; chandler.j.peter@usace.army.mil.

Stephen L. Brooks,
Chief, Regulatory Division, Fort Worth District.
[FR Doc. 2016-09999 Filed 4-28-16; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 3720-58-P