Notice of Proposed New Fee Sites; Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act, 24276 [2017-10953]

Download as PDF 24276 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 101 / Friday, May 26, 2017 / Notices for OMB approval. All comments will also become a matter of public record. Done in Washington, DC, this 23rd day of May 2017. Jere L. Dick, Acting Administrator, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service. [FR Doc. 2017–11077 Filed 5–25–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–34–P DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Forest Service Notice of Proposed New Fee Sites; Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act Forest Service, USDA Notice of proposed new fee AGENCY: ACTION: sites. The Wayne National Forest is proposing to charge a fee of $10.00 per site/per night at Hune Bridge, Lane Farm, Ring Mill, and Lamping Homestead Campgrounds. Fees are assessed based on the level of amenities and services provided, cost of operations and maintenance, and market assessment. The fees are proposed and will be determined upon further analysis and public comment. Funds from fees would be used for continued operations and maintenance and improvements to the campgrounds. An analysis of the nearby state and private campgrounds with similar amenities show that the proposed fees are reasonable for the area. DATES: Comments will be accepted through July 28, 2017. If approved, new fees would begin approximately April 2018. ADDRESSES: Anthony V. Scardina, Forest Supervisor, Wayne National Forest, 13700 U.S. Hwy. 33, Nelsonville, OH 45764. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Chad Wilberger, Forest Recreation Program Manager, 740–753–0884. Information about the proposed fees can also be found on the Wayne National Forest Web site: http://www.fs.usda.gov/ wayne. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Federal Recreation Lands Enhancement Act (Title VII, Pub. L. 108–447) directed the Secretary of Agriculture to publish a six month advance notice in the Federal Register whenever new recreation fee areas are proposed. Once public involvement is complete, these new fees will be reviewed by a Recreation Resource Advisory Committee prior to a final decision and implementation. SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:14 May 25, 2017 Jkt 241001 The Hune Bridge, Lane Farm, Ring Mill, and Lamping Homestead Campgrounds are small campgrounds (3 to 7 campsites each) that are located along State Route 26 in Washington and Monroe Counties, Ohio. They currently offer tent-only, non-electric campsites that are open year-round. Revenue generated by the proposed fee increases would be used to leverage federal funding, grants, and partnership contributions to make the following investments and improvements: Rehabilitate tent pads and campsite spurs; stabilize the river bank along the campgrounds; construct canoe launches; upgrade picnic tables, grills, and fire rings; replace restroom facilities; and provide better signing. Dated: March 29, 2017. Glenn P. Casamassa, Associate Deputy Chief, National Forest System. [FR Doc. 2017–10953 Filed 5–25–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3411–15–P DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Forest Service Columbia County Resource Advisory Committee Forest Service, USDA. Notice of meeting. AGENCY: ACTION: The Columbia County Resource Advisory Committee (RAC) will meet in Dayton, Washington. 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 the Act. DATES: The meeting will be held on June 26, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. 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 Dayton Fire Department, 111 Patit Road, Dayton, Washington. 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 Walla Walla Ranger District, 1415 West Rose Street, SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00002 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Walla Walla, Washington. Please call ahead to facilitate entry into the building. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mike Rassbach, RAC Designated Federal Officer (DFO), by phone at 509–522– 6293 or via email at mrassbach@ 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: 1. Conduct general business, 2. Review past projects and progress of ongoing projects, and 3. Review and recommend proposed projects for Title II funding. 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 June 19, 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 Mike Rassbach, RAC DFO, Walla Walla Ranger District, 1415 West Rose Street, Walla Walla, Washington 99362; by email to mrassbach@fs.fed.us, or via facsimile to 509–522–6000. 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: May 5, 2017. Jeanne M. Higgins, Acting Associate Deputy Chief, National Forest System. [FR Doc. 2017–10958 Filed 5–25–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3411–15–P DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Forest Service Notice of New Fee Sites Sheyenne National Grassland, Dakota Prairie Grasslands, USDA Forest Service. AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\26MYN1.SGM 26MYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Forest Service


Notice of Proposed New Fee Sites; Federal Lands Recreation 
Enhancement Act

AGENCY: Forest Service, USDA

ACTION: Notice of proposed new fee sites.

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SUMMARY: The Wayne National Forest is proposing to charge a fee of 
$10.00 per site/per night at Hune Bridge, Lane Farm, Ring Mill, and 
Lamping Homestead Campgrounds. Fees are assessed based on the level of 
amenities and services provided, cost of operations and maintenance, 
and market assessment. The fees are proposed and will be determined 
upon further analysis and public comment. Funds from fees would be used 
for continued operations and maintenance and improvements to the 
campgrounds. An analysis of the nearby state and private campgrounds 
with similar amenities show that the proposed fees are reasonable for 
the area.

DATES: Comments will be accepted through July 28, 2017. If approved, 
new fees would begin approximately April 2018.

ADDRESSES: Anthony V. Scardina, Forest Supervisor, Wayne National 
Forest, 13700 U.S. Hwy. 33, Nelsonville, OH 45764.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Chad Wilberger, Forest Recreation 
Program Manager, 740-753-0884. Information about the proposed fees can 
also be found on the Wayne National Forest Web site: http://www.fs.usda.gov/wayne.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Federal Recreation Lands Enhancement Act 
(Title VII, Pub. L. 108-447) directed the Secretary of Agriculture to 
publish a six month advance notice in the Federal Register whenever new 
recreation fee areas are proposed. Once public involvement is complete, 
these new fees will be reviewed by a Recreation Resource Advisory 
Committee prior to a final decision and implementation.
    The Hune Bridge, Lane Farm, Ring Mill, and Lamping Homestead 
Campgrounds are small campgrounds (3 to 7 campsites each) that are 
located along State Route 26 in Washington and Monroe Counties, Ohio. 
They currently offer tent-only, non-electric campsites that are open 
year-round.
    Revenue generated by the proposed fee increases would be used to 
leverage federal funding, grants, and partnership contributions to make 
the following investments and improvements: Rehabilitate tent pads and 
campsite spurs; stabilize the river bank along the campgrounds; 
construct canoe launches; upgrade picnic tables, grills, and fire 
rings; replace restroom facilities; and provide better signing.

    Dated: March 29, 2017.
Glenn P. Casamassa,
Associate Deputy Chief, National Forest System.
[FR Doc. 2017-10953 Filed 5-25-17; 8:45 am]
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