Board on Coastal Engineering Research, 22128-22129 [2017-09648]

Download as PDF 22128 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 91 / Friday, May 12, 2017 / Notices Dated: May 8, 2017. Aaron Siegel, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. [FR Doc. 2017–09620 Filed 5–11–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Army; Corps of Engineers Board on Coastal Engineering Research Corps of Engineers, Department of the Army, DoD. ACTION: Notice of Advisory Committee meeting. AGENCY: The Department of the Army is publishing this notice to announce the following Federal advisory committee meeting of the Board on Coastal Engineering Research. This meeting is open to the public. DATES: The Board on Coastal Engineering Research will meet from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on June 27, 2017 and reconvene from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on June 28, 2017. The Executive Session of the Board will convene from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on June 29, 2017. ADDRESSES: All sessions will be held at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Hotel Coral Ballroom #4, 2005 Kalia Road, Honolulu, HI 96815. All sessions, including the Executive Session are open to the public. For more information about the Board, please visit https://chl.erdc.dren.mil/usacecerb/. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: COL Bryan S. Green Designated Federal Officer (DFO), U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center, Waterways Experiment Station, 3909 Halls Ferry Road, Vicksburg, MS 39180– 6199, phone 601–634–2513, or Bryan.S.Green@usace.army.mil. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The meeting is being held under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) of 1972 (5 U.S.C., Appendix, as amended), the Government in the Sunshine Act of 1976 (5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended), and 41 CFR 102–3.150. The Board on Coastal Engineering Research provides broad policy guidance and reviews plans for the conduct of research and the development of research projects in consonance with the needs of the coastal engineering field and the objectives of the U.S. Army Chief of Engineers. Purpose of the Meeting: The theme of the meeting is ‘‘Coastal Structures in a mstockstill on DSK30JT082PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:41 May 11, 2017 Jkt 241001 Sea of Change.’’ The purpose of the meeting is to identify priority research to address opportunities and challenges of designing, constructing and maintaining coastal infrastructure. Agenda: On Tuesday morning, June 27, 2017, panel presentations will deal with Changing Conditions and Coastal Structures across the Pacific Ocean. Presentations will include: Coastal infrastructure across the Pacific; Alaska Coastal Erosion Program; Pacific Ocean Hazards; Tinian Harbor General Investigations Study; Practical Resilience Metrics for Coastal Infrastructure Features; and Waikiki Beach, HI Shore Protection Project. There will be an optional field trip Tuesday afternoon, which is open to the public. It includes a bus tour to Iroquois Point, Hawaii and a Pearl Harbor Tour by the National Park Service. On Wednesday morning, June 28, 2017, the Board will reconvene to discuss Coastal Structures State of Practice. Presentations will include: Coastal Structures Design, Construction and Maintenance State of Practice; When to Repair a Coastal Structures; Projecting Rapid Response Across the Pacific; Floating Double Deck Pier; Enabling Ship to Shore Movement; Port Improvement via Exigent Repair (PIER) Joint Capability Technology Demonstration Results; and Vulnerability and Adaptation of Coastal Infrastructure. Wednesday afternoon session continues with the Hazards, Technology and Tools panel. Presentations include: Surge & Wave Modeling System (SWMS); Hawaii’s National Shoreline Management Study (NSMS); Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System (PacIOOS); Predicting Channel Dredging Requirements; and Coastal Structures Research Priorities. The Board will meet in Executive Session to discuss ongoing initiatives and future actions on Thursday morning, June 29, 2017. Meeting Accessibility: Pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended, and 41 CFR 102–3.140 through 102–3.165, and subject to the availability of space, the meeting is open to the public. Because seating capacity is limited, advance registration is required. For registration requirements please see below. Oral participation by the public is scheduled for 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 28, 2017. The Hilton Hawaiian Village Hotel is fully handicap accessible. For additional information about public access procedures, please contact COL Bryan S. Green, the Board’s DFO, at the email address or telephone number listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section. PO 00000 Frm 00032 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Registration: It is encouraged for individuals who wish to attend the meeting of the Board to register with the DFO by email, the preferred method of contact, no later than June 5, 2017, using the electronic mail contact information found in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section. The communication should include the registrant’s full name, title, affiliation or employer, email address, and daytime phone number. If applicable, include written comments or statements with the registration email. Written Comments and Statements: Pursuant to 41 CFR 102–3.015(j) and 102–3.140 and section 10(a)(3) of the FACA, the public or interested organizations may submit written comments or statements to the Board, in response to the stated agenda of the open meeting or in regard to the Board’s mission in general. Written comments or statements should be submitted to COL Bryan S. Green, DFO, 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. The DFO will review all submitted written comments or statements and provide them to members of the Board for their consideration. Written comments or statements being submitted in response to the agenda set forth in this notice must be received by the DFO at least five business days prior to the meeting to be considered by the Board. The DFO will review all timely submitted written comments or statements with the Board Chairperson and ensure the comments are provided to all members of the Board before the meeting. Written comments or statements received after this date may not be provided to the Board until its next meeting. Verbal Comments: Pursuant to 41 CFR 102–3.140d, the Board is not obligated to allow a member of the public to speak or otherwise address the Board during the meeting. Members of the public will be permitted to make verbal comments during the Board meeting only at the time and in the manner described below. If a member of the public is interested in making a verbal comment at the open meeting, that individual must submit a request, with a brief statement of the subject matter to be addressed by the comment, at least five business days in advance to the Board’s DFO, via electronic mail, the preferred mode of submission, at the address listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section. The DFO will log each request, in the order received, and in E:\FR\FM\12MYN1.SGM 12MYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 91 / Friday, May 12, 2017 / Notices consultation with the Board Chair, determine whether the subject matter of each comment is relevant to the Board’s mission and/or the topics to be addressed in this public meeting. A 30minute period near the end of the meeting will be available for verbal public comments. Members of the public who have requested to make a verbal comment, and whose comments have been deemed relevant under the process described above, will be allotted no more than five minutes during this period, and will be invited to speak in the order in which their requests were received by the DFO. Brenda S. Bowen, Army Federal Register Liaison Officer. [FR Doc. 2017–09648 Filed 5–11–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3720–58–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Navy [Docket ID: USN–2015–0005] Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request ACTION: Notice. 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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 91 (Friday, May 12, 2017)]
[Notices]
[Pages 22128-22129]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2017-09648]


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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Department of the Army; Corps of Engineers


Board on Coastal Engineering Research

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

ACTION: Notice of Advisory Committee meeting.

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SUMMARY: The Department of the Army is publishing this notice to 
announce the following Federal advisory committee meeting of the Board 
on Coastal Engineering Research. This meeting is open to the public.

DATES: The Board on Coastal Engineering Research will meet from 8:00 
a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on June 27, 2017 and reconvene from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 
p.m. on June 28, 2017. The Executive Session of the Board will convene 
from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on June 29, 2017.

ADDRESSES: All sessions will be held at the Hilton Hawaiian Village 
Hotel Coral Ballroom #4, 2005 Kalia Road, Honolulu, HI 96815. All 
sessions, including the Executive Session are open to the public. For 
more information about the Board, please visit https://chl.erdc.dren.mil/usace-cerb/.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: COL Bryan S. Green Designated Federal 
Officer (DFO), U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center, 
Waterways Experiment Station, 3909 Halls Ferry Road, Vicksburg, MS 
39180-6199, phone 601-634-2513, or Bryan.S.Green@usace.army.mil.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The meeting is being held under the 
provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) of 1972 (5 
U.S.C., Appendix, as amended), the Government in the Sunshine Act of 
1976 (5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended), and 41 CFR 102-3.150. The Board on 
Coastal Engineering Research provides broad policy guidance and reviews 
plans for the conduct of research and the development of research 
projects in consonance with the needs of the coastal engineering field 
and the objectives of the U.S. Army Chief of Engineers.
    Purpose of the Meeting: The theme of the meeting is ``Coastal 
Structures in a Sea of Change.'' The purpose of the meeting is to 
identify priority research to address opportunities and challenges of 
designing, constructing and maintaining coastal infrastructure.
    Agenda: On Tuesday morning, June 27, 2017, panel presentations will 
deal with Changing Conditions and Coastal Structures across the Pacific 
Ocean. Presentations will include: Coastal infrastructure across the 
Pacific; Alaska Coastal Erosion Program; Pacific Ocean Hazards; Tinian 
Harbor General Investigations Study; Practical Resilience Metrics for 
Coastal Infrastructure Features; and Waikiki Beach, HI Shore Protection 
Project. There will be an optional field trip Tuesday afternoon, which 
is open to the public. It includes a bus tour to Iroquois Point, Hawaii 
and a Pearl Harbor Tour by the National Park Service.
    On Wednesday morning, June 28, 2017, the Board will reconvene to 
discuss Coastal Structures State of Practice. Presentations will 
include: Coastal Structures Design, Construction and Maintenance State 
of Practice; When to Repair a Coastal Structures; Projecting Rapid 
Response Across the Pacific; Floating Double Deck Pier; Enabling Ship 
to Shore Movement; Port Improvement via Exigent Repair (PIER) Joint 
Capability Technology Demonstration Results; and Vulnerability and 
Adaptation of Coastal Infrastructure. Wednesday afternoon session 
continues with the Hazards, Technology and Tools panel. Presentations 
include: Surge & Wave Modeling System (SWMS); Hawaii's National 
Shoreline Management Study (NSMS); Pacific Islands Ocean Observing 
System (PacIOOS); Predicting Channel Dredging Requirements; and Coastal 
Structures Research Priorities.
    The Board will meet in Executive Session to discuss ongoing 
initiatives and future actions on Thursday morning, June 29, 2017.
    Meeting Accessibility: Pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended, and 
41 CFR 102-3.140 through 102-3.165, and subject to the availability of 
space, the meeting is open to the public. Because seating capacity is 
limited, advance registration is required. For registration 
requirements please see below.
    Oral participation by the public is scheduled for 4:00 p.m. on 
Wednesday, June 28, 2017. The Hilton Hawaiian Village Hotel is fully 
handicap accessible. For additional information about public access 
procedures, please contact COL Bryan S. Green, the Board's DFO, at the 
email address or telephone number listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION 
CONTACT section.
    Registration: It is encouraged for individuals who wish to attend 
the meeting of the Board to register with the DFO by email, the 
preferred method of contact, no later than June 5, 2017, using the 
electronic mail contact information found in the FOR FURTHER 
INFORMATION CONTACT section. The communication should include the 
registrant's full name, title, affiliation or employer, email address, 
and daytime phone number. If applicable, include written comments or 
statements with the registration email.
    Written Comments and Statements: Pursuant to 41 CFR 102-3.015(j) 
and 102-3.140 and section 10(a)(3) of the FACA, the public or 
interested organizations may submit written comments or statements to 
the Board, in response to the stated agenda of the open meeting or in 
regard to the Board's mission in general. Written comments or 
statements should be submitted to COL Bryan S. Green, DFO, 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. The DFO will review all 
submitted written comments or statements and provide them to members of 
the Board for their consideration. Written comments or statements being 
submitted in response to the agenda set forth in this notice must be 
received by the DFO at least five business days prior to the meeting to 
be considered by the Board. The DFO will review all timely submitted 
written comments or statements with the Board Chairperson and ensure 
the comments are provided to all members of the Board before the 
meeting. Written comments or statements received after this date may 
not be provided to the Board until its next meeting.
    Verbal Comments: Pursuant to 41 CFR 102-3.140d, the Board is not 
obligated to allow a member of the public to speak or otherwise address 
the Board during the meeting. Members of the public will be permitted 
to make verbal comments during the Board meeting only at the time and 
in the manner described below. If a member of the public is interested 
in making a verbal comment at the open meeting, that individual must 
submit a request, with a brief statement of the subject matter to be 
addressed by the comment, at least five business days in advance to the 
Board's DFO, via electronic mail, the preferred mode of submission, at 
the address listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section. The 
DFO will log each request, in the order received, and in

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consultation with the Board Chair, determine whether the subject matter 
of each comment is relevant to the Board's mission and/or the topics to 
be addressed in this public meeting. A 30-minute period near the end of 
the meeting will be available for verbal public comments. Members of 
the public who have requested to make a verbal comment, and whose 
comments have been deemed relevant under the process described above, 
will be allotted no more than five minutes during this period, and will 
be invited to speak in the order in which their requests were received 
by the DFO.

Brenda S. Bowen,
Army Federal Register Liaison Officer.
[FR Doc. 2017-09648 Filed 5-11-17; 8:45 am]
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