Chequamegon Resource Advisory Committee, 14868 [2017-05757]

Download as PDF sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES 14868 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 55 / Thursday, March 23, 2017 / Notices this structure would be to control parking access and collect parking fees. Water Tank: The ski area’s current culinary water storage tank is insufficient in capacity and in need of replacement. A new 120,000-gallon steel, above-ground tank would be installed west of the snowmaking reservoir, in a grove of trees on the skier’s left side of Snake ski run. This site is accessible, adjacent to in-place piping, and partially screened by vegetation. The existing concrete tank would be abandoned in place, as it is buried beneath occupied sensitive habitat on the Bimbo run. Lead and Cooperating Agencies: The Forest Service will be the lead federal agency in accordance with 40 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 1501.5(b) and is responsible for the preparation of the EIS. Scoping will determine if any cooperating agencies are needed. Responsible Official: The Forest Service responsible official for this EIS is William A. Dunkelberger, Forest Supervisor, Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest Supervisor’s Office, 1200 Franklin Way, Sparks, Nevada 89431, phone (775) 355–5310. Decision to Be Made: The responsible official will decide whether to authorize Lee Canyon to implement the action as proposed or modified, or to take no action. The responsible official will also decide what mitigation measures and monitoring will be required. A Forest Plan amendment may be required for one or more actions to be authorized (SMNRA GMP, Management Area 11.57 Standards and Guidelines, p. 11–35). Preliminary Issues: Preliminary issues include potential effects on: watershed resources, special-status plant and animal species, heritage resources, and scenic integrity. Early Notice of Importance of Public Participation in Subsequent Environmental Review: A DEIS will be prepared for comment. The comment period on the DEIS will be 45 days from the date the Environmental Protection Agency publishes the Notice of Availability in the Federal Register. To assist the Forest Service in identifying and considering issues and concerns on the proposed action, comments on the DEIS should be as specific as possible. It is also helpful if comments refer to specific pages or sections of the DEIS. Comments may also address the adequacy of the DEIS or the merits of the alternatives formulated and discussed in the DEIS. Reviewers may wish to refer to the Council on Environmental Quality Regulations for implementing the procedural provisions of the National VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:13 Mar 22, 2017 Jkt 241001 Environmental Policy Act at 40 CFR 1503.3 in addressing these points. Dated: March 13, 2017. William A. Dunkelberger, Forest Supervisor. [FR Doc. 2017–05754 Filed 3–22–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3411–15–P DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Forest Service Chequamegon Resource Advisory Committee Forest Service, USDA. Notice of meeting. AGENCY: ACTION: The Chequamegon Resource Advisory Committee (RAC) will meet in Park Falls, Wisconsin. The committee is authorized under the Secure Rural Schools and Community SelfDetermination Act (the Act) and operates in compliance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act. The purpose of the committee is to improve collaborative relationships and to provide advice and recommendations to the Forest Service concerning projects and funding consistent with Title II of the Act. Additional RAC information can be found at the following Web site: http://cloudapps-usda-gov.force.com/ FSSRS/RAC_ page?id=001t0000002JcwYAAS. DATES: The meeting will be held on Tuesday, April 4, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. (CST). All RAC meetings are subject to cancellation. For status of meeting prior to attendance, please contact the person listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Chequamegon National Forest Park Falls Office, 1170 4th Avenue South, Park Falls, Wisconsin. Written comments may be submitted as described under SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. All comments, including names and addresses when provided, are placed in the record and are available for public inspection and copying. The public may inspect comments received at the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest Meford Office. Please call ahead at 715– 748–4875 to facilitate entry into the building. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Leesha Horward-McCauley, RAC Coordinator, by phone at 715–748–4875, or via email at lmhowardmccauley@ fs.fed.us. Individuals who use telecommunication devices for the deaf SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00004 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 (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 Standard Time, Monday through Friday. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The purpose of the meeting is to review and approve project submissions. The meeting is open to the public. The agenda will include time for people to make oral statements of three minutes or less. Individuals wishing to make an oral statement should request in writing by March 10, 2017, to be scheduled on the agenda. Anyone who would like to bring related matters to the attention of the committee may file written statements with the committee staff before or after the meeting. Written comments and requests for time to make oral comments must be sent to Leesha Howard-McCauley, RAC Coordinator, Medford-Park Fall Ranger District, 850 N. 8th, Hwy. 13, Medford, Wisconsin 54451; by email to lmhowardmccauley@ fs.fed.us, or via facsimile to 715–748– 5675. Meeting Accommodations: If you are a person requiring reasonable accommodation, please make requests in advance for sign language interpreting, assistive listening devices, or other reasonable accommodation. For access to the facility or proceedings, please contact the person listed in the section titled FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. All reasonable accommodation requests are managed on a case by case basis. Dated: March 7, 2017. Jeanne M. Higgins, Acting Associate Deputy Chief, National Forest System. [FR Doc. 2017–05757 Filed 3–22–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3411–15–P COMMISSION ON CIVIL RIGHTS Agenda and Notice of Public Meetings of the West Virginia Advisory Committee Commission on Civil Rights. 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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 55 (Thursday, March 23, 2017)]
[Notices]
[Page 14868]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2017-05757]


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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Forest Service


Chequamegon Resource Advisory Committee

AGENCY: Forest Service, USDA.

ACTION: Notice of meeting.

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SUMMARY: The Chequamegon Resource Advisory Committee (RAC) will meet in 
Park Falls, Wisconsin. The committee is authorized under the Secure 
Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act (the Act) and 
operates in compliance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act. The 
purpose of the committee is to improve collaborative relationships and 
to provide advice and recommendations to the Forest Service concerning 
projects and funding consistent with Title II of the Act. Additional 
RAC information can be found at the following Web site: http://cloudapps-usda-gov.force.com/FSSRS/RAC_page?id=001t0000002JcwYAAS.

DATES: The meeting will be held on Tuesday, April 4, 2017, at 10:00 
a.m. (CST).
    All RAC meetings are subject to cancellation. For status of meeting 
prior to attendance, please contact the person listed under FOR FURTHER 
INFORMATION CONTACT.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Chequamegon National Forest 
Park Falls Office, 1170 4th Avenue South, Park Falls, Wisconsin.
    Written comments may be submitted as described under SUPPLEMENTARY 
INFORMATION. All comments, including names and addresses when provided, 
are placed in the record and are available for public inspection and 
copying. The public may inspect comments received at the Chequamegon-
Nicolet National Forest Meford Office. Please call ahead at 715-748-
4875 to facilitate entry into the building.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Leesha Horward-McCauley, RAC 
Coordinator, by phone at 715-748-4875, or via email at 
lmhowardmccauley@fs.fed.us.
    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 Standard Time, Monday through 
Friday.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The purpose of the meeting is to review and 
approve project submissions.
    The meeting is open to the public. The agenda will include time for 
people to make oral statements of three minutes or less. Individuals 
wishing to make an oral statement should request in writing by March 
10, 2017, to be scheduled on the agenda. Anyone who would like to bring 
related matters to the attention of the committee may file written 
statements with the committee staff before or after the meeting. 
Written comments and requests for time to make oral comments must be 
sent to Leesha Howard-McCauley, RAC Coordinator, Medford-Park Fall 
Ranger District, 850 N. 8th, Hwy. 13, Medford, Wisconsin 54451; by 
email to lmhowardmccauley@fs.fed.us, or via facsimile to 715-748-5675.
    Meeting Accommodations: If you are a person requiring reasonable 
accommodation, please make requests in advance for sign language 
interpreting, assistive listening devices, or other reasonable 
accommodation. For access to the facility or proceedings, please 
contact the person listed in the section titled FOR FURTHER INFORMATION 
CONTACT. All reasonable accommodation requests are managed on a case by 
case basis.

    Dated: March 7, 2017.
Jeanne M. Higgins,
Acting Associate Deputy Chief, National Forest System.
[FR Doc. 2017-05757 Filed 3-22-17; 8:45 am]
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