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Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 43 / Tuesday, March 5, 2019 / Notices 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. 7925 (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 97.022, ‘‘Flood Insurance.’’) Michael M. Grimm, Assistant Administrator for Risk Management, Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency. Community Community map repository address Jackson Parish, Louisiana and Incorporated Areas Project: 17–06–1179S Preliminary Date: September 28, 2018 Town of Chatham ..................................................................................... Town of Eros ............................................................................................ Town of Jonesboro ................................................................................... Unincorporated Areas of Jackson Parish ................................................. Village of Hodge ....................................................................................... Village of North Hodge ............................................................................. Village of Quitman .................................................................................... Town Hall, 1709 Oak Street, Chatham, LA 71226. Town Hall, 9890 State Highway 34, Eros, LA 71238. Town Hall, 128 Allen Avenue, Jonesboro, LA 71251. Jackson Parish Court House, 500 East Court Street, Room 301, Jonesboro, LA 71251. Village Hall, 4693 Quitman Highway, Hodge, LA 71247. Town Hall, 5204 Quitman Highway, North Hodge, LA 71247. Village Hall, 8255 Quitman Highway, Quitman, LA 71268. Winn Parish, Louisiana and Incorporated Areas Project: 17–06–1183S Preliminary Date: September 28, 2018 City of Winnfield ....................................................................................... Town of Tullos .......................................................................................... Unincorporated Areas of Winn Parish ...................................................... Village of Atlanta ...................................................................................... Village of Calvin ........................................................................................ Village of Dodson ..................................................................................... Village of Sikes ......................................................................................... City Hall, 120 East Main Street, Winnfield, LA 71483. Town Hall, 9887 Main Street, Tullos, LA 71479. Winn Parish Courthouse, 119 West Main Street, Winnfield, LA 71483. Village Hall, 176 Collier Street, Atlanta, LA 71404. Village Hall, 455 Elliott Avenue, Calvin, LA 71410. Village Hall, 205 Gresham Street, Dodson, LA 71422. Village Hall, 212 2nd Street, Sikes, LA 71473. City of Baltimore, Maryland (Independent City) Project: 13–03–1975S Preliminary Date: December 26, 2018 City of Baltimore ....................................................................................... [FR Doc. 2019–03872 Filed 3–4–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–12–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Docket ID: FEMA–2007–0008] National Advisory Council Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Committee management; request for applicants for appointment to the National Advisory Council. AGENCY: The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) requests that qualified individuals interested in serving on the FEMA National Advisory Council (NAC) apply for appointment as identified in this notice. Pursuant to the Post-Katrina Emergency Management Reform Act of 2006 (PKEMRA), the NAC advises the FEMA Administrator on all aspects of emergency management to incorporate input from and ensure coordination with state, local, tribal, and territorial governments, and the amozie on DSK9F9SC42PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:54 Mar 04, 2019 Jkt 247001 Department of Planning, 417 East Fayette Street, Baltimore, MD 21202. non-governmental and private sectors on developing and revising national plans and strategies, the administration of and assessment of FEMA’s grant programs, and the development and evaluation of risk assessment methodologies. The NAC consists of up to 35 members, all of whom are experts and leaders in their respective fields. FEMA seeks to appoint individuals to nine (9) discipline-specific positions on the NAC and up to three (3) members as Administrator Selections. If other positions open during the application and selection period, FEMA may select qualified candidates from the pool of applications. FEMA will accept applications until 11:59 p.m. EDT on March 15, 2019. DATES: The preferred method for application package submission is by email. Application packages may also be submitted by U.S. mail. Please submit by only one of the following methods: • Email: FEMA–NAC@fema.dhs.gov. Save materials in one file using the naming convention, ‘‘Last Name_First Name_NAC Application’’ and attach to the email. ADDRESSES: PO 00000 Frm 00058 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 • U.S. Mail: Office of the National Advisory Council, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street SW, Washington, DC 20472–3184. The Office of the National Advisory Council will send you an email that confirms receipt of your application and will notify you of the final status of your application once FEMA selects new members. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jasper Cooke, Designated Federal Officer, Office of the National Advisory Council, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street SW, Washington, DC 20472–3184; telephone (202) 646–2700; and email FEMA-NAC@ fema.dhs.gov. For more information on the NAC, including membership application instructions, visit http:// www.fema.gov/national-advisorycouncil. The NAC is an advisory committee established in accordance with the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C. Appendix. As required by PKEMRA, the Secretary of Homeland Security established the NAC to ensure effective and ongoing coordination of SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\05MRN1.SGM 05MRN1 amozie on DSK9F9SC42PROD with NOTICES 7926 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 43 / Tuesday, March 5, 2019 / Notices Federal preparedness, protection, response, recovery, and mitigation for natural disasters, acts of terrorism, and other man-made disasters. FEMA is requesting that individuals who are interested in and qualified to serve on the NAC apply for appointment to an open position in one of the following discipline areas: Disabilities, Access and Functional Needs (Representative), Elected State Government Official (Representative), Emergency Management (Representative), Emergency Medical Provider (Representative), Non-Elected Local Government Official (Representative), Non-Elected State Government Official (Representative), Public Health (Special Government Employee (SGE)), Standards Setting and Accrediting (Representative or Regular Government Employee (RGE)), and Ex Officio (RGE). The Administrator may appoint up to three (3) additional candidates to serve as FEMA Administrator Selections (as SGE appointments). For one of the Administrator’s Selection positions, the Administrator may appoint an ‘‘emerging leader’’ in emergency management. This position is for an individual who has academic experience in emergency management, served in the FEMACorps program, is an alumnus of FEMA’s Youth Preparedness Council, or has otherwise contributed to the field of emergency management as an emerging leader. You are encouraged to visit https://www.fema.gov/ membership-applications for further information on expertise required to fill these positions. Appointments will be for three-year terms that start in September 2019. The NAC Charter contains more information and can be found at: https://www.fema.gov/media-library/ assets/documents/35316. If you are interested, qualified, and want FEMA to consider appointing you to fill an open position on the NAC, please submit an application package to the Office of the NAC as listed in the ADDRESSES section of this notice. There is no application form; however, each application package MUST include the following information: • Cover letter, addressed to the Office of the NAC, that includes or indicates: Current position title and employer or organization you represent, home and work addresses, and preferred telephone number and email address; the discipline area position(s) for which you are qualified; why you are interested in serving on the NAC; and how you heard about the solicitation for NAC members; • Resume or Curriculum Vitae (CV); and VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:54 Mar 04, 2019 Jkt 247001 • One Letter of Recommendation addressed to the Office of the NAC. Your application package must be eight (8) pages or less. Information contained in your application package should clearly indicate your qualifications to serve on the NAC and fill one of the current open positions. FEMA will not consider incomplete applications. FEMA will review the information contained in application packages and make selections based on: (1) Leadership attributes, (2) emergency management experience, (3) expert knowledge in discipline area, and (4) ability to meet NAC member expectations. FEMA will also consider overall NAC composition, including geographic diversity and mix of officials, emergency managers, and emergency response providers from state, local, and tribal governments, when selecting members. Appointees may be designated as an SGE as defined in section 202(a) of title 18, United States Code, as a Representative member, or as an RGE. SGEs speak in a personal capacity as experts in their field and Representative members speak for the stakeholder group they represent. Candidates selected for appointment as SGEs are required to complete a new entrant Confidential Financial Disclosure Form (Office of Government Ethics (OGE) Form 450) each year. You can find this form at the Office of Government Ethics website (http://www.oge.gov). However, please do not submit this form with your application. The NAC generally meets in person twice per year. FEMA does not pay NAC members for their time, but may reimburse travel expenses such as airfare, per diem to include hotel stays, and other transportation costs within federal travel guidelines when preapproved by the Designated Federal Officer. NAC members must serve on one of the three NAC Subcommittees, which meet regularly by teleconference. FEMA estimates the total time commitment for subcommittee participation to be 1–2 hours per week (more for NAC leadership). DHS does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability and genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, or other nonmerit factor. DHS strives to achieve a widely diverse candidate pool for all of its recruitment actions. Current DHS and FEMA employees, including FEMA Reservists, are not eligible for membership. Federally registered lobbyists may apply for positions PO 00000 Frm 00059 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 designated as Representative appointments but are not eligible for positions that are designated as SGE appointments. Brock Long, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency. [FR Doc. 2019–03875 Filed 3–4–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–48–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Docket ID FEMA–2019–0002] Changes in Flood Hazard Determinations Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: New or modified Base (1percent annual chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs), base flood depths, Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) boundaries or zone designations, and/or regulatory floodways (hereinafter referred to as flood hazard determinations) as shown on the indicated Letter of Map Revision (LOMR) for each of the communities listed in the table below are finalized. Each LOMR revises the Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs), and in some cases the Flood Insurance Study (FIS) reports, currently in effect for the listed communities. The flood hazard determinations modified by each LOMR will be used to calculate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and their contents. DATES: Each LOMR was finalized as in the table below. ADDRESSES: Each LOMR is available for inspection at both the respective Community Map Repository address listed in the table below and online through the FEMA Map Service Center at https://msc.fema.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. SUMMARY: The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) makes the final flood hazard SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\05MRN1.SGM 05MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 43 (Tuesday, March 5, 2019)]
[Notices]
[Pages 7925-7926]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2019-03875]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Federal Emergency Management Agency

[Docket ID: FEMA-2007-0008]


National Advisory Council

AGENCY: Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS.

ACTION: Committee management; request for applicants for appointment to 
the National Advisory Council.

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SUMMARY: The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) requests that 
qualified individuals interested in serving on the FEMA National 
Advisory Council (NAC) apply for appointment as identified in this 
notice. Pursuant to the Post-Katrina Emergency Management Reform Act of 
2006 (PKEMRA), the NAC advises the FEMA Administrator on all aspects of 
emergency management to incorporate input from and ensure coordination 
with state, local, tribal, and territorial governments, and the non-
governmental and private sectors on developing and revising national 
plans and strategies, the administration of and assessment of FEMA's 
grant programs, and the development and evaluation of risk assessment 
methodologies. The NAC consists of up to 35 members, all of whom are 
experts and leaders in their respective fields. FEMA seeks to appoint 
individuals to nine (9) discipline-specific positions on the NAC and up 
to three (3) members as Administrator Selections. If other positions 
open during the application and selection period, FEMA may select 
qualified candidates from the pool of applications.

DATES: FEMA will accept applications until 11:59 p.m. EDT on March 15, 
2019.

ADDRESSES: The preferred method for application package submission is 
by email. Application packages may also be submitted by U.S. mail. 
Please submit by only one of the following methods:
     Email: FEMA-NAC@fema.dhs.gov. Save materials in one file 
using the naming convention, ``Last Name_First Name_NAC Application'' 
and attach to the email.
     U.S. Mail: Office of the National Advisory Council, 
Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street SW, Washington, DC 
20472-3184.
    The Office of the National Advisory Council will send you an email 
that confirms receipt of your application and will notify you of the 
final status of your application once FEMA selects new members.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jasper Cooke, Designated Federal 
Officer, Office of the National Advisory Council, Federal Emergency 
Management Agency, 500 C Street SW, Washington, DC 20472-3184; 
telephone (202) 646-2700; and email FEMA-NAC@fema.dhs.gov. For more 
information on the NAC, including membership application instructions, 
visit http://www.fema.gov/national-advisory-council.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The NAC is an advisory committee established 
in accordance with the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act 
(FACA), 5 U.S.C. Appendix. As required by PKEMRA, the Secretary of 
Homeland Security established the NAC to ensure effective and ongoing 
coordination of

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Federal preparedness, protection, response, recovery, and mitigation 
for natural disasters, acts of terrorism, and other man-made disasters. 
FEMA is requesting that individuals who are interested in and qualified 
to serve on the NAC apply for appointment to an open position in one of 
the following discipline areas: Disabilities, Access and Functional 
Needs (Representative), Elected State Government Official 
(Representative), Emergency Management (Representative), Emergency 
Medical Provider (Representative), Non-Elected Local Government 
Official (Representative), Non-Elected State Government Official 
(Representative), Public Health (Special Government Employee (SGE)), 
Standards Setting and Accrediting (Representative or Regular Government 
Employee (RGE)), and Ex Officio (RGE). The Administrator may appoint up 
to three (3) additional candidates to serve as FEMA Administrator 
Selections (as SGE appointments). For one of the Administrator's 
Selection positions, the Administrator may appoint an ``emerging 
leader'' in emergency management. This position is for an individual 
who has academic experience in emergency management, served in the 
FEMACorps program, is an alumnus of FEMA's Youth Preparedness Council, 
or has otherwise contributed to the field of emergency management as an 
emerging leader. You are encouraged to visit https://www.fema.gov/membership-applications for further information on expertise required 
to fill these positions. Appointments will be for three-year terms that 
start in September 2019.
    The NAC Charter contains more information and can be found at: 
https://www.fema.gov/media-library/assets/documents/35316.
    If you are interested, qualified, and want FEMA to consider 
appointing you to fill an open position on the NAC, please submit an 
application package to the Office of the NAC as listed in the ADDRESSES 
section of this notice. There is no application form; however, each 
application package MUST include the following information:
     Cover letter, addressed to the Office of the NAC, that 
includes or indicates: Current position title and employer or 
organization you represent, home and work addresses, and preferred 
telephone number and email address; the discipline area position(s) for 
which you are qualified; why you are interested in serving on the NAC; 
and how you heard about the solicitation for NAC members;
     Resume or Curriculum Vitae (CV); and
     One Letter of Recommendation addressed to the Office of 
the NAC.
    Your application package must be eight (8) pages or less. 
Information contained in your application package should clearly 
indicate your qualifications to serve on the NAC and fill one of the 
current open positions. FEMA will not consider incomplete applications. 
FEMA will review the information contained in application packages and 
make selections based on: (1) Leadership attributes, (2) emergency 
management experience, (3) expert knowledge in discipline area, and (4) 
ability to meet NAC member expectations. FEMA will also consider 
overall NAC composition, including geographic diversity and mix of 
officials, emergency managers, and emergency response providers from 
state, local, and tribal governments, when selecting members.
    Appointees may be designated as an SGE as defined in section 202(a) 
of title 18, United States Code, as a Representative member, or as an 
RGE. SGEs speak in a personal capacity as experts in their field and 
Representative members speak for the stakeholder group they represent. 
Candidates selected for appointment as SGEs are required to complete a 
new entrant Confidential Financial Disclosure Form (Office of 
Government Ethics (OGE) Form 450) each year. You can find this form at 
the Office of Government Ethics website (http://www.oge.gov). However, 
please do not submit this form with your application.
    The NAC generally meets in person twice per year. FEMA does not pay 
NAC members for their time, but may reimburse travel expenses such as 
airfare, per diem to include hotel stays, and other transportation 
costs within federal travel guidelines when pre-approved by the 
Designated Federal Officer. NAC members must serve on one of the three 
NAC Subcommittees, which meet regularly by teleconference. FEMA 
estimates the total time commitment for subcommittee participation to 
be 1-2 hours per week (more for NAC leadership).
    DHS does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, 
sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender 
identity, marital status, disability and genetic information, age, 
membership in an employee organization, or other non-merit factor. DHS 
strives to achieve a widely diverse candidate pool for all of its 
recruitment actions. Current DHS and FEMA employees, including FEMA 
Reservists, are not eligible for membership. Federally registered 
lobbyists may apply for positions designated as Representative 
appointments but are not eligible for positions that are designated as 
SGE appointments.

Brock Long,
Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency.
[FR Doc. 2019-03875 Filed 3-4-19; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 9111-48-P