Proposed Flood Hazard Determinations, 55379-55380 [2018-24198]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 214 / Monday, November 5, 2018 / Notices The following Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Numbers (CFDA) are to be used for reporting and drawing funds: 97.030, Community Disaster Loans; 97.031, Cora Brown Fund; 97.032, Crisis Counseling; 97.033, Disaster Legal Services; 97.034, Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA); 97.046, Fire Management Assistance Grant; 97.048, Disaster Housing Assistance to Individuals and Households In Presidentially Declared Disaster Areas; 97.049, Presidentially Declared Disaster Assistance— Disaster Housing Operations for Individuals and Households; 97.050, Presidentially Declared Disaster Assistance to Individuals and Households—Other Needs; 97.036, Disaster Grants—Public Assistance (Presidentially Declared Disasters); 97.039, Hazard Mitigation Grant. Brock Long, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency. [FR Doc. 2018–24191 Filed 11–2–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–11–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Docket ID FEMA–2018–0002; Internal Agency Docket No. FEMA–B–1859] Proposed Flood Hazard Determinations Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Comments are requested on proposed flood hazard determinations, which may include additions or modifications of any Base Flood Elevation (BFE), base flood depth, Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) boundary or zone designation, or regulatory floodway on the Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs), and where applicable, in the supporting Flood Insurance Study (FIS) reports for the communities listed in the table below. The purpose of this notice is to seek general information and comment regarding the preliminary FIRM, and where applicable, the FIS report that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has provided to the affected communities. The FIRM and FIS report are the basis of the floodplain management measures that the community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of having in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:38 Nov 02, 2018 Jkt 247001 Insurance Program (NFIP). In addition, the FIRM and FIS report, once effective, will be used by insurance agents and others to calculate appropriate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and the contents of those buildings. DATES: Comments are to be submitted on or before February 4, 2019. ADDRESSES: The Preliminary FIRM, and where applicable, the FIS report for each community are available for inspection at both the online location https://www.fema.gov/preliminaryflood hazarddata and the respective Community Map Repository address listed in the tables 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–1859, 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. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: FEMA proposes to make flood hazard determinations for each community listed 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 PO 00000 Frm 00034 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 55379 management requirements of the NFIP and are used to calculate the appropriate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings built after the FIRM and FIS report become effective. The communities affected by the flood hazard determinations are provided in the tables below. Any request for reconsideration of the revised flood hazard information 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 also will be considered before 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 only may 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_overview.pdf. The watersheds and/or communities affected are listed in the tables below. The Preliminary FIRM, and where applicable, FIS report for each community are available for inspection at both the online location https:// www.fema.gov/preliminaryflood hazarddata and the respective Community Map Repository address listed in the tables. For communities with multiple ongoing Preliminary studies, the studies can be identified by the unique project number and Preliminary FIRM date listed in the tables. 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. (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 97.022, ‘‘Flood Insurance.’’) David I. Maurstad, Deputy Associate Administrator for Insurance and Mitigation, Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency. E:\FR\FM\05NON1.SGM 05NON1 55380 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 214 / Monday, November 5, 2018 / Notices Community Community map repository address Fremont County, Iowa and Incorporated Areas Project: 16–07–0307S Preliminary Date: June 29, 2018 City of Farragut ......................................................................................... City of Hamburg ....................................................................................... City of Imogene ........................................................................................ City of Randolph ....................................................................................... City of Riverton ......................................................................................... City of Sidney ........................................................................................... Town of Thurman ..................................................................................... Unincorporated Areas of Fremont County ............................................... City Hall, 518 Hartford Avenue, Farragut, IA 51639. City Office, 1201 Main Street, Hamburg, IA 51640. City Hall, 101 South Railroad Street, Imogene, IA 51645. City Hall, 107 South Main Street, Randolph, IA 51649. City Office, 803 Summer Avenue, Riverton, IA 51650. City Hall, 604 Clay Street, Sidney, IA 51652. Fremont County Courthouse, 2014 290th Avenue, Sidney, IA 51652. Fremont County Courthouse, 2014 290th Avenue, Sidney, IA 51652. Mills County, Iowa and Incorporated Areas Project: 16–07–0303S Preliminary Date: June 29, 2018 City of Emerson ........................................................................................ City of Glenwood ...................................................................................... City of Hastings ........................................................................................ City of Henderson ..................................................................................... City of Malvern ......................................................................................... City of Pacific Junction ............................................................................. City of Silver City ...................................................................................... Unincorporated Areas of Mills County ..................................................... City Hall, 410 Manchester Street, Emerson, IA 51533. City Hall, 5 North Vine Street, Glenwood, IA 51534. City Hall, 401 Indian Avenue, Hastings, IA 51540. City Office, 310 Maple Street, Henderson, IA 51541. City Hall, 107 East 4th Street, Malvern, IA 51551. City Hall, 407 Lincoln Avenue, Pacific Junction, IA 51561. City Hall, 417 Main Street, Silver City, IA 51571. Mills County Engineer’s Office, 403 Railroad Avenue, Glenwood, IA 51534. Dodge County, Nebraska and Incorporated Areas Project: 17–07–1393S Preliminary Dates: November 17, 2017 and May 23, 2018 City of Hooper .......................................................................................... Unincorporated Areas of Dodge County .................................................. and FIS report are used by insurance agents and others to calculate appropriate flood insurance premium rates for buildings and the contents of those buildings. DATES: The date of November 16, 2018 has been established for the FIRM and, where applicable, the supporting FIS report showing the new or modified flood hazard information for each community. [FR Doc. 2018–24198 Filed 11–2–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–12–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Docket ID FEMA–2018–0002] Final Flood Hazard Determinations Flood hazard determinations, which may include additions or modifications of Base Flood Elevations (BFEs), base flood depths, Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) boundaries or zone designations, or regulatory floodways on the Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) and where applicable, in the supporting Flood Insurance Study (FIS) reports have been made final for the communities listed in the table below. The FIRM and FIS report are the basis of the floodplain management measures that a community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of having in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA’s) National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). In addition, the FIRM VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:38 Nov 02, 2018 Jkt 247001 The FIRM, and if applicable, the FIS report containing the final flood hazard information for each community is available for inspection at the respective Community Map Repository address listed in the tables below and will be available online through the FEMA Map Service Center at https://msc.fema.gov by the date indicated above. 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. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) makes the final determinations ADDRESSES: Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: City Office, 124 North Main Street, Hooper, NE 68031. Dodge County Courthouse, 435 North Park Avenue, Fremont, NE 68025. PO 00000 Frm 00035 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 listed below for the new or modified flood hazard information for each community listed. Notification of these changes has been published in newspapers of local circulation and 90 days have elapsed since that publication. The Deputy Associate Administrator for Insurance and Mitigation has resolved any appeals resulting from this notification. This final notice is issued in accordance with section 110 of the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973, 42 U.S.C. 4104, and 44 CFR part 67. FEMA has developed criteria for floodplain management in floodprone areas in accordance with 44 CFR part 60. Interested lessees and owners of real property are encouraged to review the new or revised FIRM and FIS report available at the address cited below for each community or online through the FEMA Map Service Center at https:// msc.fema.gov. The flood hazard determinations are made final in the watersheds and/or communities listed in the table below. (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 97.022, ‘‘Flood Insurance.’’) David I. Maurstad, Deputy Associate Administrator for Insurance and Mitigation,Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency. E:\FR\FM\05NON1.SGM 05NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 214 (Monday, November 5, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 55379-55380]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-24198]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Federal Emergency Management Agency

[Docket ID FEMA-2018-0002; Internal Agency Docket No. FEMA-B-1859]


Proposed Flood Hazard Determinations

AGENCY: Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: Comments are requested on proposed flood hazard 
determinations, which may include additions or modifications of any 
Base Flood Elevation (BFE), base flood depth, Special Flood Hazard Area 
(SFHA) boundary or zone designation, or regulatory floodway on the 
Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs), and where applicable, in the 
supporting Flood Insurance Study (FIS) reports for the communities 
listed in the table below. The purpose of this notice is to seek 
general information and comment regarding the preliminary FIRM, and 
where applicable, the FIS report that the Federal Emergency Management 
Agency (FEMA) has provided to the affected communities. The FIRM and 
FIS report are the basis of the floodplain management measures that the 
community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of having in 
effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the 
National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). In addition, the FIRM and FIS 
report, once effective, will be used by insurance agents and others to 
calculate appropriate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings 
and the contents of those buildings.

DATES: Comments are to be submitted on or before February 4, 2019.

ADDRESSES: The Preliminary FIRM, and where applicable, the FIS report 
for each community are available for inspection at both the online 
location https://www.fema.gov/preliminaryfloodhazarddata and the 
respective Community Map Repository address listed in the tables 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-1859, 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 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 used to calculate the appropriate 
flood insurance premium rates for new buildings built after the FIRM 
and FIS report become effective.
    The communities affected by the flood hazard determinations are 
provided in the tables below. Any request for reconsideration of the 
revised flood hazard information 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 also will be considered before 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 only may 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_overview.pdf.
    The watersheds and/or communities affected are listed in the tables 
below. The Preliminary FIRM, and where applicable, FIS report for each 
community are available for inspection at both the online location 
https://www.fema.gov/preliminaryfloodhazarddata and the respective 
Community Map Repository address listed in the tables. For communities 
with multiple ongoing Preliminary studies, the studies can be 
identified by the unique project number and Preliminary FIRM date 
listed in the tables. 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.

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

David I. Maurstad,
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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               Fremont County, Iowa and Incorporated Areas
          Project: 16-07-0307S Preliminary Date: June 29, 2018
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City of Farragut.......................  City Hall, 518 Hartford Avenue,
                                          Farragut, IA 51639.
City of Hamburg........................  City Office, 1201 Main Street,
                                          Hamburg, IA 51640.
City of Imogene........................  City Hall, 101 South Railroad
                                          Street, Imogene, IA 51645.
City of Randolph.......................  City Hall, 107 South Main
                                          Street, Randolph, IA 51649.
City of Riverton.......................  City Office, 803 Summer Avenue,
                                          Riverton, IA 51650.
City of Sidney.........................  City Hall, 604 Clay Street,
                                          Sidney, IA 51652.
Town of Thurman........................  Fremont County Courthouse, 2014
                                          290th Avenue, Sidney, IA
                                          51652.
Unincorporated Areas of Fremont County.  Fremont County Courthouse, 2014
                                          290th Avenue, Sidney, IA
                                          51652.
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                Mills County, Iowa and Incorporated Areas
          Project: 16-07-0303S Preliminary Date: June 29, 2018
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City of Emerson........................  City Hall, 410 Manchester
                                          Street, Emerson, IA 51533.
City of Glenwood.......................  City Hall, 5 North Vine Street,
                                          Glenwood, IA 51534.
City of Hastings.......................  City Hall, 401 Indian Avenue,
                                          Hastings, IA 51540.
City of Henderson......................  City Office, 310 Maple Street,
                                          Henderson, IA 51541.
City of Malvern........................  City Hall, 107 East 4th Street,
                                          Malvern, IA 51551.
City of Pacific Junction...............  City Hall, 407 Lincoln Avenue,
                                          Pacific Junction, IA 51561.
City of Silver City....................  City Hall, 417 Main Street,
                                          Silver City, IA 51571.
Unincorporated Areas of Mills County...  Mills County Engineer's Office,
                                          403 Railroad Avenue, Glenwood,
                                          IA 51534.
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              Dodge County, Nebraska and Incorporated Areas
  Project: 17-07-1393S Preliminary Dates: November 17, 2017 and May 23,
                                  2018
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City of Hooper.........................  City Office, 124 North Main
                                          Street, Hooper, NE 68031.
Unincorporated Areas of Dodge County...  Dodge County Courthouse, 435
                                          North Park Avenue, Fremont, NE
                                          68025.
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