Proposed Flood Hazard Determinations, 59398-59399 [2018-25525]

Download as PDF 59398 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 226 / Friday, November 23, 2018 / Notices include the following areas among those areas determined to have been adversely affected by the event declared a major disaster by the President in his declaration of October 14, 2018. Montgomery and Telfair Counties for Public Assistance. 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. 2018–25527 Filed 11–21–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–11–P Brock Long, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY [FR Doc. 2018–25562 Filed 11–21–18; 8:45 am] Federal Emergency Management Agency BILLING CODE 9111–11–P [Internal Agency Docket No. FEMA–4399– DR; Docket ID FEMA–2018–0001] DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Florida; Amendment No. 7 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Florida (FEMA–4399–DR), dated October 11, 2018, and related determinations. DATES: This amendment was issued November 15, 2018. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dean Webster, Office of Response and Recovery, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street SW, Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–2833. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Florida is hereby amended to include the following areas among those areas determined to have been adversely affected by the event declared a major disaster by the President in his declaration of October 11, 2018. Okaloosa and Walton Counties for Public Assistance. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:33 Nov 21, 2018 Federal Emergency Management Agency [Docket ID FEMA–2018–0002; Internal Agency Docket No. FEMA–B–1864] SUMMARY: amozie on DSK3GDR082PROD with NOTICES1 Jefferson and Madison Counties for Public Assistance [Categories C–G] (already designated for debris removal and emergency protective measures [Categories A and B], including direct federal assistance under the Public Assistance program). Franklin, Holmes, Leon, Taylor, Wakulla, and Washington Counties for Public Assistance [Categories C–G] (already designated for Individual Assistance and assistance for debris removal and emergency protective measures [Categories A and B], including direct federal assistance under the Public Assistance program). 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. Jkt 247001 Proposed Flood Hazard Determinations Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00045 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Comments are to be submitted on or before February 21, 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/preliminary floodhazarddata 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–1864, 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. DATES: 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 SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 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 SUMMARY: (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. E:\FR\FM\23NON1.SGM 23NON1 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 226 / Friday, November 23, 2018 / Notices 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 59399 community are available for inspection at both the online location https:// www.fema.gov/preliminary floodhazarddata 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. Community map repository address Maricopa County, Arizona and Incorporated Areas Project: 17–09–0411S Preliminary Date: March 16, 2018 City of Avondale ....................................................................................... City of Buckeye ........................................................................................ City of Goodyear ...................................................................................... City of Phoenix ......................................................................................... Town of Gila Bend .................................................................................... Unincorporated Areas of Maricopa County .............................................. City Hall, 11465 West Civic Center Drive, Development and Engineering Services Department, Suite 120, Avondale, AZ 85323. Engineering Department, 530 East Monroe Avenue, Buckeye, AZ 85326. Engineering Department, 14455 West Van Buren Street, Goodyear, AZ 85338. Street Transportation Department, 200 West Washington Street, 5th Floor, Phoenix, AZ 85003. Town Hall, 644 West Pima Street, Gila Bend, AZ 85337. Flood Control District of Maricopa County, 2801 West Durango Street, Phoenix, AZ 85009. Cerro Gordo County, Iowa and Incorporated Areas Project: 16–07–2144S Preliminary Date: May 3, 2018 City of Clear Lake ..................................................................................... City of Dougherty ...................................................................................... City of Mason City .................................................................................... City of Meservey ....................................................................................... City of Plymouth ....................................................................................... City of Rock Falls ..................................................................................... City of Rockwell ........................................................................................ City of Swaledale ...................................................................................... City of Thornton ........................................................................................ City of Ventura .......................................................................................... Unincorporated Areas of Cerro Gordo County ........................................ [FR Doc. 2018–25525 Filed 11–21–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–12–P Public Works Office, 1419 2nd Avenue South, Clear Lake, IA 50428. City Hall, 81 East Patrick Street, Doughtery, IA 50433. City Hall, 10 1st Street Northwest, Mason City, IA 50401. City Hall, 428 1st Steet, Meservey, IA 50457. City Hall, 616 Broad Street, Plymouth, IA 50464. City Hall, 3 South Nottingham Street, Suite 100, Rock Falls, IA 50467. City Hall, 114 3rd Street North, Rockwell, IA 50469. City Hall, 506 Main Street, Swaledale, IA 50477. City Hall, 404 Main Street, Thornton, IA 50479. City Hall, 101 Sena Street, Ventura, IA 50482. Cerro Gordo County Courthouse, 220 North Washington Avenue, Mason City, IA 50401. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY amozie on DSK3GDR082PROD with NOTICES1 Federal Emergency Management Agency [Internal Agency Docket No. FEMA–4400– DR; Docket ID FEMA–2018–0001] ACTION: Notice. This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Georgia (FEMA–4400–DR), dated October 14, 2018, and related determinations. SUMMARY: This amendment was issued November 15, 2018. DATES: Georgia; Amendment No. 6 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. 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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 226 (Friday, November 23, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 59398-59399]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-25525]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Federal Emergency Management Agency

[Docket ID FEMA-2018-0002; Internal Agency Docket No. FEMA-B-1864]


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 21, 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-1864, 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

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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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             Maricopa County, Arizona and Incorporated Areas
          Project: 17-09-0411S Preliminary Date: March 16, 2018
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City of Avondale.......................  City Hall, 11465 West Civic
                                          Center Drive, Development and
                                          Engineering Services
                                          Department, Suite 120,
                                          Avondale, AZ 85323.
City of Buckeye........................  Engineering Department, 530
                                          East Monroe Avenue, Buckeye,
                                          AZ 85326.
City of Goodyear.......................  Engineering Department, 14455
                                          West Van Buren Street,
                                          Goodyear, AZ 85338.
City of Phoenix........................  Street Transportation
                                          Department, 200 West
                                          Washington Street, 5th Floor,
                                          Phoenix, AZ 85003.
Town of Gila Bend......................  Town Hall, 644 West Pima
                                          Street, Gila Bend, AZ 85337.
Unincorporated Areas of Maricopa County  Flood Control District of
                                          Maricopa County, 2801 West
                                          Durango Street, Phoenix, AZ
                                          85009.
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             Cerro Gordo County, Iowa and Incorporated Areas
           Project: 16-07-2144S Preliminary Date: May 3, 2018
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City of Clear Lake.....................  Public Works Office, 1419 2nd
                                          Avenue South, Clear Lake, IA
                                          50428.
City of Dougherty......................  City Hall, 81 East Patrick
                                          Street, Doughtery, IA 50433.
City of Mason City.....................  City Hall, 10 1st Street
                                          Northwest, Mason City, IA
                                          50401.
City of Meservey.......................  City Hall, 428 1st Steet,
                                          Meservey, IA 50457.
City of Plymouth.......................  City Hall, 616 Broad Street,
                                          Plymouth, IA 50464.
City of Rock Falls.....................  City Hall, 3 South Nottingham
                                          Street, Suite 100, Rock Falls,
                                          IA 50467.
City of Rockwell.......................  City Hall, 114 3rd Street
                                          North, Rockwell, IA 50469.
City of Swaledale......................  City Hall, 506 Main Street,
                                          Swaledale, IA 50477.
City of Thornton.......................  City Hall, 404 Main Street,
                                          Thornton, IA 50479.
City of Ventura........................  City Hall, 101 Sena Street,
                                          Ventura, IA 50482.
Unincorporated Areas of Cerro Gordo      Cerro Gordo County Courthouse,
 County.                                  220 North Washington Avenue,
                                          Mason City, IA 50401.
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