Proposed Flood Hazard Determinations, 14468-14469 [2018-06814]

Download as PDF 14468 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 65 / Wednesday, April 4, 2018 / Notices meeting, contact the individual listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section below as soon as possible. Instructions: You are free to submit comments at any time, including orally at the meetings, but if you want Council members to review your comment before the meetings, please submit your comments no later than April 30, 2018. We are particularly interested in the comments in the ‘‘Agenda’’ section below. You must include ‘‘Department of Homeland Security’’ and the docket number USCG–2010–0164. http:// www.regulations.gov. Comments received will be posted without alteration at http://www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided. For more information about privacy and docket, review the Privacy and Security Notice for the Federal Docket Management System at https:// www.regulations.gov/privacyNotice. 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The latter requires the Secretary of Homeland Security and the Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard by delegation to consult with the National Boating Safety Advisory Council in prescribing regulations for recreational vessels and associated equipment and on other major safety matters. Agenda amozie on DSK30RV082PROD with NOTICES Day 1 The agenda for the National Boating Safety Advisory Council meeting is as follows: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 (1) Opening remarks. (2) Receipt and discussion of the following reports: (a) Chief, Office of Auxiliary and Boating Safety update on the U.S. Coast Guard’s implementation of National VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:12 Apr 03, 2018 Jkt 244001 Boating Safety Advisory Council Resolutions and Recreational Boating Safety Program report. (b) Alternate Designated Federal Officer’s report concerning Council administrative and logistical matters. (3) Presentation on effects of not wearing life jackets. 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Issues to be discussed include progress on implementation of the 2017–2021 Strategic Plan. recommendations for the Department’s consideration. The meeting agenda and all meeting documentation can be found at: https:// homeport.uscg.mil/missions/ports-andwaterways/safety-advisory-committees/ nbsac. Alternatively, you may contact Mr. Jeff Ludwig as noted in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section above. Public comments or questions will be taken throughout the meeting as the Council discusses the issues and prior to deliberations and voting. There will also be a public comment period at the end of the meeting. Speakers are requested to limit their comments to 3 minutes. Please note that the public comment period may end before the period allotted, following the call for comments. Contact the individual listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section above to register as a speaker. Dated: March 29, 2018. Jason D. Neubauer, Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Acting Director of Inspections and Compliance. [FR Doc. 2018–06865 Filed 4–3–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–04–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Docket ID FEMA–2018–0002; Internal Agency Docket No. FEMA–B–1471] DAY 3 Proposed Flood Hazard Determinations Thursday, May 10, 2018 AGENCY: The full Council will resume meeting. (1) Receipt and discussion of the Boats and Associated Equipment, Prevention through People and Recreational Boating Safety Strategic Planning Subcommittee reports. (2) Discussion of any recommendations to be made to the U.S. Coast Guard. (3) Public comment period. (4) Voting on any recommendations to be made to the U.S. Coast Guard. (5) Adjournment of meeting. There will be a comment period for the National Boating Safety Advisory Council members and a comment period for the public after each report presentation, but before each is voted on by the Council. The Council members will review the information presented on each issue, deliberate on any recommendations presented in the Subcommittees’ reports, and formulate PO 00000 Frm 00059 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Federal Emergency Management Agency; DHS. ACTION: Notice; correction. On March 16, 2015, FEMA published in the Federal Register a proposed flood hazard determination notice that contained an erroneous table. This notice provides corrections to that table, to be used in lieu of the information published at 80 FR 13593– 13594. The table provided here represents the proposed flood hazard determinations and communities affected for Atlantic County, New Jersey (All Jurisdictions). DATES: Comments are to be submitted on or before July 3, 2018. ADDRESSES: The Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM), and where applicable, the Flood Insurance Study (FIS) report for each community are available for inspection at both the online location https://www.fema.gov/ preliminaryfloodhazarddata and the SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\04APN1.SGM 04APN1 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 65 / Wednesday, April 4, 2018 / Notices respective Community Map Repository address listed in the table below. Additionally, the current effective FIRM and FIS report for each community are accessible online through the FEMA Map Service Center at https:// msc.fema.gov for comparison. You may submit comments, identified by Docket No. FEMA–B–1471, to Rick Sacbibit, Chief, Engineering Services Branch, Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration, FEMA, 400 C Street SW, Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–7659, or (email) patrick.sacbibit@fema.dhs.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rick Sacbibit, Chief, Engineering Services Branch, Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration, FEMA, 400 C Street SW, Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–7659, or (email) patrick.sacbibit@fema.dhs.gov; or visit the FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX) online at https:// www.floodmaps.fema.gov/fhm/fmx_ main.html. FEMA proposes to make flood hazard determinations for each community listed in the table below, in accordance with Section 110 of the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973, 42 U.S.C. 4104, and 44 CFR 67.4(a). These proposed flood hazard determinations, together with the floodplain management criteria required SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: by 44 CFR 60.3, are the minimum that are required. They should not be construed to mean that the community must change any existing ordinances that are more stringent in their floodplain management requirements. The community may at any time enact stricter requirements of its own, or pursuant to policies established by other Federal, State, or regional entities. These flood hazard determinations are used to meet the floodplain management requirements of the NFIP and are also used to calculate the appropriate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings built after the FIRM and FIS report become effective. Use of a Scientific Resolution Panel (SRP) is available to communities in support of the appeal resolution process. SRPs are independent panels of experts in hydrology, hydraulics, and other pertinent sciences established to review conflicting scientific and technical data and provide recommendations for resolution. Use of the SRP may only be exercised after FEMA and local communities have been engaged in a collaborative consultation process for at least 60 days without a mutually acceptable resolution of an appeal. Additional information regarding the SRP process can be found online at https://www.floodsrp.org/pdfs/ srp_fact_sheet.pdf. The communities affected by the flood hazard determinations are Community 14469 provided in the table below. Any request for reconsideration of the revised flood hazard determinations shown on the Preliminary FIRM and FIS report that satisfies the data requirements outlined in 44 CFR 67.6(b) is considered an appeal. Comments unrelated to the flood hazard determinations will also be considered before the FIRM and FIS report are made final. Correction In the proposed flood hazard determination notice published at 80 FR 13593–13594 in the March 16, 2015, issue of the Federal Register, FEMA published a table titled ‘‘Atlantic County, New Jersey (All Jurisdictions)’’. This table contained inaccurate information as to the communities affected by the proposed flood hazard determinations. In this document, FEMA is publishing a table containing the accurate information. The information provided below should be used in lieu of that previously published. (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 97.022, ‘‘Flood Insurance.’’) Dated: March 22, 2018. Roy E. Wright, Deputy Associate Administrator for Insurance and Mitigation, Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency. Community map repository address Atlantic County, New Jersey (All Jurisdictions) Project: 15–02–1283S Preliminary Dates: May 30, 2014 and January 30, 2015 Borough of Buena .................................................................................... Borough of Folsom ................................................................................... Borough of Longport ................................................................................. City of Absecon ........................................................................................ City of Brigantine ...................................................................................... City of Linwood ......................................................................................... City of Margate City .................................................................................. Town of Hammonton ................................................................................ Township of Buena Vista ......................................................................... Township of Egg Harbor .......................................................................... Township of Hamilton ............................................................................... amozie on DSK30RV082PROD with NOTICES Township of Mullica .................................................................................. Township of Weymouth ............................................................................ Buena Borough Construction and Permits Office, 616 Central Avenue, Minotola, NJ 08341. Borough Hall, 1700 12th Street, Folsom, NJ 08037. Borough Hall, 2305 Atlantic Avenue, Longport, NJ 08403. City Hall, 500 Mill Road, Absecon, NJ 08201. City Hall, 1417 West Brigantine Avenue, Brigantine, NJ 08203. Construction Office, 400 Poplar Avenue, Linwood, NJ 08221. Construction Office, 9001 Winchester Avenue, Margate City, NJ 08402. Town Engineer’s Office, 215 Bellevue Avenue, Hammonton, NJ 08037. Buena Vista Township Hall, 890 Harding Highway, Buena, NJ 08310. Municipal Building, 3515 Bargaintown Road, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234. Hamilton Township Zoning Office, 6101 Thirteenth Street, Mays Landing, NJ 08330. Mullica Township Hall, 4528 White Horse Pike, Elwood, NJ 08217. Weymouth Township Municipal Building, 45 South Jersey Avenue, Dorothy, NJ 08317. [FR Doc. 2018–06814 Filed 4–3–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–12–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:51 Apr 03, 2018 Jkt 244001 PO 00000 Frm 00060 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\04APN1.SGM 04APN1

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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 65 (Wednesday, April 4, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 14468-14469]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-06814]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Federal Emergency Management Agency

[Docket ID FEMA-2018-0002; Internal Agency Docket No. FEMA-B-1471]


Proposed Flood Hazard Determinations

AGENCY: Federal Emergency Management Agency; DHS.

ACTION: Notice; correction.

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SUMMARY: On March 16, 2015, FEMA published in the Federal Register a 
proposed flood hazard determination notice that contained an erroneous 
table. This notice provides corrections to that table, to be used in 
lieu of the information published at 80 FR 13593-13594. The table 
provided here represents the proposed flood hazard determinations and 
communities affected for Atlantic County, New Jersey (All 
Jurisdictions).

DATES: Comments are to be submitted on or before July 3, 2018.

ADDRESSES: The Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM), and where 
applicable, the Flood Insurance Study (FIS) report for each community 
are available for inspection at both the online location https://www.fema.gov/preliminaryfloodhazarddata and the

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respective Community Map Repository address listed in the table below. 
Additionally, the current effective FIRM and FIS report for each 
community are accessible online through the FEMA Map Service Center at 
https://msc.fema.gov for comparison.
    You may submit comments, identified by Docket No. FEMA-B-1471, to 
Rick Sacbibit, Chief, Engineering Services Branch, Federal Insurance 
and Mitigation Administration, FEMA, 400 C Street SW, Washington, DC 
20472, (202) 646-7659, or (email) [email protected].

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rick Sacbibit, Chief, Engineering 
Services Branch, Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration, FEMA, 
400 C Street SW, Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646-7659, or (email) 
[email protected]; or visit the FEMA Map Information 
eXchange (FMIX) online at https://www.floodmaps.fema.gov/fhm/fmx_main.html.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: FEMA proposes to make flood hazard 
determinations for each community listed in the table below, in 
accordance with Section 110 of the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 
1973, 42 U.S.C. 4104, and 44 CFR 67.4(a).
    These proposed flood hazard determinations, together with the 
floodplain management criteria required by 44 CFR 60.3, are the minimum 
that are required. They should not be construed to mean that the 
community must change any existing ordinances that are more stringent 
in their floodplain management requirements. The community may at any 
time enact stricter requirements of its own, or pursuant to policies 
established by other Federal, State, or regional entities. These flood 
hazard determinations are used to meet the floodplain management 
requirements of the NFIP and are also used to calculate the appropriate 
flood insurance premium rates for new buildings built after the FIRM 
and FIS report become effective.
    Use of a Scientific Resolution Panel (SRP) is available to 
communities in support of the appeal resolution process. SRPs are 
independent panels of experts in hydrology, hydraulics, and other 
pertinent sciences established to review conflicting scientific and 
technical data and provide recommendations for resolution. Use of the 
SRP may only be exercised after FEMA and local communities have been 
engaged in a collaborative consultation process for at least 60 days 
without a mutually acceptable resolution of an appeal. Additional 
information regarding the SRP process can be found online at https://www.floodsrp.org/pdfs/srp_fact_sheet.pdf.
    The communities affected by the flood hazard determinations are 
provided in the table below. Any request for reconsideration of the 
revised flood hazard determinations shown on the Preliminary FIRM and 
FIS report that satisfies the data requirements outlined in 44 CFR 
67.6(b) is considered an appeal. Comments unrelated to the flood hazard 
determinations will also be considered before the FIRM and FIS report 
are made final.

Correction

    In the proposed flood hazard determination notice published at 80 
FR 13593-13594 in the March 16, 2015, issue of the Federal Register, 
FEMA published a table titled ``Atlantic County, New Jersey (All 
Jurisdictions)''. This table contained inaccurate information as to the 
communities affected by the proposed flood hazard determinations.
    In this document, FEMA is publishing a table containing the 
accurate information. The information provided below should be used in 
lieu of that previously published.

(Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 97.022, ``Flood 
Insurance.'')

    Dated: March 22, 2018.
Roy E. Wright,
Deputy Associate Administrator for Insurance and Mitigation, Department 
of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency.

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                                             Community map repository
               Community                             address
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             Atlantic County, New Jersey (All Jurisdictions)
  Project: 15-02-1283S Preliminary Dates: May 30, 2014 and January 30,
                                  2015
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Borough of Buena.......................  Buena Borough Construction and
                                          Permits Office, 616 Central
                                          Avenue, Minotola, NJ 08341.
Borough of Folsom......................  Borough Hall, 1700 12th Street,
                                          Folsom, NJ 08037.
Borough of Longport....................  Borough Hall, 2305 Atlantic
                                          Avenue, Longport, NJ 08403.
City of Absecon........................  City Hall, 500 Mill Road,
                                          Absecon, NJ 08201.
City of Brigantine.....................  City Hall, 1417 West Brigantine
                                          Avenue, Brigantine, NJ 08203.
City of Linwood........................  Construction Office, 400 Poplar
                                          Avenue, Linwood, NJ 08221.
City of Margate City...................  Construction Office, 9001
                                          Winchester Avenue, Margate
                                          City, NJ 08402.
Town of Hammonton......................  Town Engineer's Office, 215
                                          Bellevue Avenue, Hammonton, NJ
                                          08037.
Township of Buena Vista................  Buena Vista Township Hall, 890
                                          Harding Highway, Buena, NJ
                                          08310.
Township of Egg Harbor.................  Municipal Building, 3515
                                          Bargaintown Road, Egg Harbor
                                          Township, NJ 08234.
Township of Hamilton...................  Hamilton Township Zoning
                                          Office, 6101 Thirteenth
                                          Street, Mays Landing, NJ
                                          08330.
Township of Mullica....................  Mullica Township Hall, 4528
                                          White Horse Pike, Elwood, NJ
                                          08217.
Township of Weymouth...................  Weymouth Township Municipal
                                          Building, 45 South Jersey
                                          Avenue, Dorothy, NJ 08317.
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